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Gagarin Park in Winter
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Gagarin Park - a place for the rest of the townspeople. There are a lot of attractions, lake, water channel, area for bulk ice skating in the winter and the summer - a sports field, a large number of cafes.

Copyright: Sergey Grinin
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Resolution: 9000x4500
Taken: 22/02/2013
Uploaded: 23/02/2013
Updated: 17/07/2014
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