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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (20 of 35)
Krakow

Krakow's Botanical Garden, the green oasis in the downtown, is a best-kept secret of Krakow's traffic-weary residents. Polish oldest Botanical Garden, established in 1779 as one of Europe's first scientific institutions of this kind, is a colorful island of superfluous nature amid the busy city. Photo's taken on june 1, 2011.

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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (21 of 35)
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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (16 of 35)
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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (17 of 35)
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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (19 of 35)
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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (18 of 35)
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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (23 of 35)
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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (23 of 35)
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Botanical garden of the Jagiellonian University (24 of 35)
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