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Outrigger Boat (Bangka)
Philippines

Outrigger boats (bangka) are used in the Philippines at all sizes. You can find them from small canoes to midsize ferry boats. Read HERE  more about these kind of boats and their history.

Copyright: Willy kaemena
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7000x3500
Uploaded: 23/03/2009
Actualizat: 21/02/2014
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  • raymond de graaf about 1 month ago
    who can help me to design a large bangka boat in the Philippines?
  • zeljko soletic 8 months ago
    Fantastic shot from a boat!
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