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Waterkant, Paramaribo Suriname, South America
South America

The waterkant in Paramaribo is a well known spot, as there are still several wooden colonial houses situated. Some of them beautifully restored.

This panorama is taken at a dock where you can enjoy the beautiful view of the Suriname rivier.

Go to www.surimaribonet.com, for more panorama's of beautiful Suriname!

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Copyright: Esther dam
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Resolution: 6000x3000
Uploaded: 04/09/2009
Updated: 17/09/2014
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Tags: waterkant; paramaribo; suriname; surinam; south america
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