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DMC II 2700m Alpe d'huez
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Panorama made near arrival station of second line of DMC at Alpe d'Huez resort, between picnic tables.

Copyright: Vincèn pujol
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Resolution: 9966x4983
Uploaded: 18/09/2008
Updated: 03/07/2014
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