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The West Side of Taihang Mountains, Shanxi, China.

Taihang Mountains, Chinese (Pinyin) Taihang Shan or (Wade-Giles romanization) T’ai-hang Shan, also called T’ai-hsing Range, mountain range of northern China, stretching some 250 miles (400 km) from north to south and forming the boundary between Shanxi and Hebei provinces and between the Shanxi plateau and the North China Plain. Some Western writers have erroneously called […]

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The Geiranger Fjord, Norway

The Geiranger Fjord, Norway The Geiranger Fjord (Norwegian: Geirangerfjorden) is a fjord in the Sunnmøre region of Møre og Romsdal county in Norway. It is in the municipality of Stranda. It is a 15-kilometre (9.3 mi) long branch of the Storfjord (Great Fjord). The small village of Geiranger is located at the end of the […]

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Josephine Falls, Queensland, Australia

Josephine Falls, Wooroonooran National Park, in Queensland, Australia. Josephine Falls are located at the foot of the southern face of Mount Bartle Frere in the Wooroonooran National Park, in Queensland, Australia. (Wikipedia)  

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Moraine Lake, Canada

Moraine Lake is a glacially-fed lake in Banff National Park, 14 kilometres outside the Village of Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada. It is situated in the Valley of the Ten Peaks, at an elevation of approximately 6,183 feet. Surface elevation: 1,884 m Area: 50 ha (Moraine Lake – Wikipedia)

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A Beautiful Path, Villaviciosa, Asturias, Spain

A Beautiful Path, Villaviciosa, Asturias, Spain Villaviciosa is a town and (municipality) in the autonomous community of Asturias, Spain. It is situated on the central eastern coastline, and borders the Asturian municipalities of Gijón and Siero to the west, Sariego, Nava, Cabranes and Piloña to the south and to Colunga to the east.

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Lago di Carezza, South Tyrol, Italy

The Karersee (Italian: Lago di Carezza; German: Karersee) is a lake in the Dolomites in South Tyrol, Italy. It belongs to the municipality of Welschnofen. Surface elevation: 1,519 m Area: 4 ha Catchment area: 5.81 km² Province: South Tyrol Cities: Welschnofen-Nova Levante

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