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Doutonbori
Japan
大阪市なんば、戎橋筋にある道頓堀橋、通称ひっかけ橋、12月の夜9時過ぎ
Copyright: Isao Uchishiba
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上传: 11/02/2011
更新: 16/10/2014
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Tags: osaka; namba; dotonbori-bridge; hikkakebashi; dotonbori; ebisubashi
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