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The Pavilion Gardens, Buxton, Derbyshire, England
England

The Pavilion Gardens with the Octagon in the distance in the town of Buxton which is known as "the gateway to the Peak District National Park." The town is famous for its water and here in the UK you can find Buxton bottled water among the Evian and Volvic bottles.

Copyright: Hans Ter Horst
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Uploaded: 02/10/2011
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