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Nærøyfjord
Norway

Since 2005, the Nærøyfjord has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It has also been rated by the National Geographic Society as the world's number one natural heritage site along with the Geirangerfjord.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N%C3%A6r%C3%B8yfjord

Copyright: David Rowley
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Tags: fjord; unesco; mountain; snow
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