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Aizanoi - Stadion-2
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Stadion, amphitheater...

Copyright: Kütahya Kültür Ve Turizm
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7000x3500
Taken: 15/08/2012
Uploaded: 15/08/2012
Updated: 20/08/2012
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