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scoglio Montonao da Monesteroli
Liguria, Italy

Lungo la costa di Tramonti, appena più a sud dell'ultima delle Cinque terre, a picco sul mare e immerso nei vigneti, si trova un suggestivo agglomerato di case di pietra, Monesteroli. Il paese è raggiungibile unicamente discendendo la scalinata della Gaionda (oltre un migliaio di gradini di pietra!), proseguendo lungo la quale è anche possibile scendere nella baia sottostante di fronte allo scoglio Montonao.

Copyright: Andrea Biffi
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12000x6000
Taken: 07/09/2012
Uploaded: 10/09/2012
Updated: 23/05/2014
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Tags: scoglio; montonao; tramonti; monesteroli; baia; liguria; mare; mediterraneo; sea; italy; panorama; foto; 360; photo; view; spherical; deda; andrea biffi; scalinata; gradini; vista; montonaio
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