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Road to Ozerki. Winter.
Russia
Copyright: Dmitry-o-belov
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Uploaded: 30/12/2012
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Tags: nature; winter; forest; snow
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Road2sholpinskoe lake
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"Matera" aka "Bald glade"
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Sholpinskoe Lake
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On the shore of the swamp
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The central area of ​​the Ustie-Kubenskoe
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On the way to Shera's floodgate
Aleksy Kirilovskiy
Spas-Kamen
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р.Кубена у деревни Сибла
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Semigorodnyaya Railway Station
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Church of Elijah the Prophet
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Semigorodnyaya, narrow-gauge railway
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Semigorodnyaya School
Iraklis Kavouklis
"Climbing site Grande Grotta - Kalymnos - Greece"
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Horse racing photo finish
Lev Trusov
Peel Castle
Gregory Panayotou
Rano Raraku (External Slope 07 of 13) : Moai in progress !
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Karelia. Lake Murashevo.
Gregory Panayotou
Rano Raraku (External Slope 03 of 13)
Willy Kaemena
Petronas 2009
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The Old Mill in Yuryatino
Thomas Krueger
Marina di Genova, Aeroporto
Hans-Dieter Teschner
Welzheim Ostkastell
Thomas Krueger
Palazzo De Ferrari Galliera
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Sunset over the sea
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The House Of Tsar Peter The Great
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Spaso-Prilutskiy Dmitriev monastery. Point 5.
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Podvorie na Pochinke, baking pancakes at the stake.
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On the way to Shera's floodgate
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Village Markovo At River Toshnya
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Semigorodnyaya, narrow-gauge railway
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Sholpinskoe Lake
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The coast of Lake Onega
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Church of Elijah the Prophet
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Semigorodnyaya School
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Спасо-Прилуцкий Дмитриев монастырь. Точка 4.
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Сизьма. Площадь перед церковью Николая Чудотворца.
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