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Gathering Storm Enroute to Qampa Pampa
Peru

The plain below this bluff is seriously boggy and one should tread with care. The clouds had by now all came together as one great blanket and soon another snow storm would follow.

Copyright: Arroz Marisco
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Uploaded: 19/03/2013
Atualizado: 11/06/2014
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Tags: ausangate; palomani; qampa; apachata; vilcanota; tinqi; cusco; andes; peru
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