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North Cape, The Globe monument
Norway

North Cape, at 71°10'21 of latitude is referred to as the northernmost point of Europe. The Globe is now the simbol of North Cape, attracting peole from all over the world. Where Europe ends the Arctic Ocean begins.

Copyright: Assaf Spiegler
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Geüpload: 10/08/2010
Geüpdatet: 05/09/2014
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