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Lacuniacha Park (2)
Spain

Another view of Lacuniacha Park, located on Pyrennes Mountains, Huesca, Spain. The location is close to Piedrafita de Jaca, a nice old town sorrounded by amazing landscapes.

Copyright: Ignacio Borrego Polanco
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Taken: 07/08/2011
Uploaded: 07/08/2011
Updated: 13/08/2014
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