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Sigurtor Holm
Stykkishólmur frá Stykkishólmskirkju
Jan Vrsinsky
Futuristic church in Stykkisholmur
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Snaefellsness Road 54
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Raudfeldsgja Gorge
Anthony Holmes
Inside Raudfeldsgja Gorge
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Snaefellsjoekull National Park, Iceland
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Gatklettur near Arnarstapi on Snæfellsnes (Iceland)
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Ronald Tichelaar
Sunset at Loch Coruisk
Thang Bui
Sapa Market 1st Floor Sapa
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Spinalonga Fortress Island Crete Greece
Arroz Marisco
Lajas - A Cathedral Built inside a Gorge
Teake van Popta
Broad Peak basecamp and K2
Teake van Popta
stoomgemaal Cruquius
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
typical barbershop
Marcio Cabral
Wild Flowers at New Moon
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Schweppes neon in gran via. madrid
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Kiosko Le Petit Eiffel en el Campo de Marte
David Rowley
Seal Pups At Wharariki Beach
Gregory Panayotou
The Tree & The Sunset
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Lonely house near Grindavík
Gunna's fog
Le Jardin aux moines
Arc de Triomphe in snowy Paris
La Grotte d'Arthus
Enclos paroissial de Guimiliau
Þjóðvegur 1 Lava Field
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Epave de gabarre à Lancieux
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La rue sur les murs
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