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Piazza Vittorio Veneto - Matera
Italy
Panoramica di Piazza Vittorio Veneto a Matera.
Copyright: Rocco Giove
Type: Cylindrical
Resolution: 11969x5501
Taken: 18/04/2013
Uploaded: 11/05/2013
Updated: 14/05/2013
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