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SINGAPORE - Gardens By The Bay, SuperTrees
Singapore

The 18 steel and concrete SuperTrees are probably the most famous landmark of the newly opened Gardens By The Bay. They range in height from 25 to 50 m.

Copyright: Julien Mordret
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上传: 23/07/2012
更新: 08/08/2014
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Tags: singapore; gardens by the bay; marina bay; supertrees; park
  • Jimmy over 1 year ago
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