View from tower De Koepel

On the hill Galgenberg (34 m high) stands the tower De Koepel (22 m high) built in 1913. On bright days the Dom church of Utrecht can be seen from here. Photo's taken on November 2, 2011.

Copyright: Jan Mulder
Typ: Spherical
Upplösning: 10000x5000
Taken: 02/10/2011
Uppladdad: 08/01/2012
Uppdaterad: 27/08/2014


Tags: tower; viewpoint; hill; wood
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