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Figeac le soir
France
Vue du foirail de Figeac et de la salle Mitterrand
Copyright: Eric Belin
Typ: Spherical
Upplösning: 6000x3000
Uppladdad: 26/05/2012
Uppdaterad: 21/07/2014
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Tags: figeac; quercy; soleil couchant; salle polyvalente mitterrand; lot
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