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Wettolsheim (359) Château de Haut-Eguisheim (Three castles of Husseren-les-Châteaux)
Photo: Wettolsheim, Château de Haut-Eguisheim (Three castles of Husseren-les-Châteaux)

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Wettolsheim (359) Château de Haut-Eguisheim (Three castles of Husseren-les-Châteaux)
Photo: Wettolsheim, Château de Haut-Eguisheim (Three castles of Husseren-les-Châteaux)

Wettolsheim 10 photos

(1) Page added the Saturday, 15 October 2022

Wettolsheim is a wine-growing town located in the administrative district of Haut-Rhin, 5 km south-west of Colmar, between Wintzenheim and Eguisheim

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Orchids (18) Brassia - Toscana
Photo: Orchids, Brassia - Toscana

Flowers 7 photos

(2) Page added the Monday, 21 February 2022

Orchids, are diverse and widespread flowering plants, with blooms that are often colourful and fragrant.

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Dolomiti (1196) Seiser Alm - Sassolungo (3.181 m)
Photo: Dolomiti, Seiser Alm - Sassolungo (3.181 m)

Dolomites 48 photos

(3) Page updated the Sunday, 17 October 2021

The Dolomites (Dolomiti), also known as the Dolomite Mountains, Dolomite Alps or Dolomitic Alps, are a mountain range located in northeastern Italy.…

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Munich by night (24) Siegestor
Photo: Munich by night, Siegestor

Munich by night 14 photos

(4) Page updated the Monday, 4 October 2021

Munich’s old town at night offers a very special atmosphere.

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Marta (14)
Photo: Marta

Marta (Lazio) 9 photos

(5) Page added the Sunday, 3 October 2021

Marta is a comune in the Province of Viterbo in the Italian region Latium, located about 80 km northwest of Rome and about 20km northwest of Viterbo

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Altomonte (14) Santa Maria della Consolazione
Photo: Altomonte, Santa Maria della Consolazione

Altomonte 8 photos

(6) Page added the Tuesday, 17 August 2021

Altomonte is a municipality in the province of Cosenza, in the region of Calabria. The city was first called Braal, then Bragalla, Bragallum, …

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Castellana Caves (5)
Photo: Castellana Caves

Castellana Caves 6 photos

(7) Page added the Tuesday, 17 August 2021

The Castellana Caves (Grotte di Castellana) are a karst cave system located in the municipality of Castellana Grotte, in the Metropolitan City of …

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Church village of Wamberg (56)
Photo: Church village of Wamberg

Church village of Wamberg 12 photos

(8) Page added the Wednesday, 7 July 2021

The church village of Wamberg is part of the municipality of Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Upper Bavaria) at 996 m. The place is on the north side of the …

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Wilparting (534) Pilgrimage church
Photo: Wilparting, Pilgrimage church

Pilgrimage church Wilparting 23 photos

(9) Page updated the Friday, 4 June 2021

The pilgrimage church of St. Marinus and Anian (Wallfahrtskirche Wilparting) is the Catholic village church of Wilparting, a district of the…

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Kochelsee (5) Schlehdorf am Kochelsee - Herzogstand - Heimgarten
Photo: Kochelsee, Schlehdorf am Kochelsee - Herzogstand - Heimgarten

Kochelsee 15 photos

(10) Page updated the Friday, 4 June 2021

The Kochelsee (Lake Kochel) is located 70 km south of Munich on the edge of the Bavarian Alps. It belongs to the communities Schlehdorf in the west…

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Eibsee (172) Zugspitze
Photo: Eibsee, Zugspitze

Eibsee 21 photos

(11) Page updated the Friday, 4 June 2021

The Eibsee is a lake 9 km southwest of Garmisch-Partenkirchen below (3.5 km north) of the Zugspitze (2,962 m) in the Wetterstein mountains in Bavaria

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Ammersee (398) Inning am Ammersee
Photo: Ammersee, Inning am Ammersee

Ammersee 42 photos

(12) Page updated the Tuesday, 2 March 2021

The Ammersee is after Chiemsee and Lake Starnberg the third largest lake in Bavaria (under the lakes, which lie exclusively in Bavaria) and reaching…

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Summer in the city (Munich) (232)
Photo: Summer in the city (Munich)

Summer in the city (Munich) 20 photos

(13) Page added the Friday, 14 August 2020

Despite Corona and the cancellation of the Oktoberfest, the Bavarian capital has launched the “Summer in the city” campaign (Sommer in der Stadt).…

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Flakstadpollen (Lofoten) (43) Norway
Photo: Flakstadpollen (Lofoten), Norway

Black-and-white landscapes 78 photos

(14) Page added the Saturday, 4 July 2020

Color is wonderful, but there’s something truly spectacular about black and white landscapes. Black and white is an expressive and timeless way of…

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Pushkar (1118) India
Photo: Pushkar, India

Black-and-white portraits 46 photos

(15) Page added the Saturday, 4 July 2020

Black and white photography can bring out emotions more strongly than color. It removes distractions from a portrait. Textures and contrast are…

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Nymphenburg Palace (1084) Munich - Germany
Photo: Nymphenburg Palace, Munich - Germany

Infrared landscapes 15 photos

(16) Page added the Saturday, 4 July 2020

Infrared photography makes a world visible that is normally hidden from the human eye. Infrared photography refers to the photographing of subjects…

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Hopfensee (1)
Photo: Hopfensee

Hopfensee 2 photos

(17) Page added the Sunday, 16 February 2020

The Hopfensee is a maximum 2.1 km long lake with a circumference of 6.8 km north of Füssen in the district of Ostallgäu, Bavarian Swabia, Bavaria.…

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Zugspitze (777)
Photo: Zugspitze

Zugspitze 34 photos

(18) Page added the Saturday, 18 January 2020

The Zugspitze with 2,962 m is the highest peak of the Wetterstein Mountains and at the same time Germany’s highest mountain. The Zugspitze massif is…

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Geroldsee (Wagenbrüchsee) (322)
Photo: Geroldsee (Wagenbrüchsee)

Geroldsee (Wagenbrüchsee) 27 photos

(19) Page updated the Monday, 14 October 2019

The Geroldsee, also called Wagenbrüchsee, is a bog lake near Krün, a few kilometers from Garmisch-Partenkirchen. It has an area of 10.6 hectares, a…

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Farmhouse museum Amerang (461)
Photo: Farmhouse museum Amerang

Farmhouse museum Amerang 50 photos

(20) Page added the Wednesday, 25 September 2019

The farmhouse museum Amerang is an open-air museum and is located in the Upper Bavarian foothills of the Amerang region in Chiemgau. It is…

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Open-air museum Glentleiten (1170)
Photo: Open-air museum Glentleiten

Open-air museum Glentleiten 110 photos

(21) Page added the Monday, 2 September 2019

The open-air museum Glentleiten is the museum of the district Upper Bavaria for the rural life, living and economics of past centuries. It is…

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Plansee (Tyrol) (26)
Photo: Plansee (Tyrol)

Plansee (Tyrol) 7 photos

(22) Page added the Monday, 1 April 2019

The Plansee is located in the district of Reutte, Tyrol, Austria within the Ammergau Alps. With almost 3 km², it is the second largest natural lake…

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Flakstadpollen (Lofoten) (43)
Photo: Flakstadpollen (Lofoten)

Flakstadpollen 6 photos

(23) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Flakstadpollen is a bay north of Flakstadøya, in the municipality of Flakstad, Nordland, which stretches for 3 km to the southwest from the inlet…

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Kilan Beach (Lofoten) (41)
Photo: Kilan Beach (Lofoten)

Kilan 6 photos

(24) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Kilan is a town in Nordland County, Norway. Administratively, Kilan is part of the municipality of Flakstad.

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Nusfjord (Lofoten) (425)
Photo: Nusfjord (Lofoten)

Nusfjord 15 photos

(25) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Nusfjord is a fishing village on Flakstadøy, one of the main islands of the Lofoten archipelago. The village belongs to Flakstad commune in Fylke, …

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Vareid Beach (Lofoten) (505)
Photo: Vareid Beach (Lofoten)

Vareid 12 photos

(26) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Vareid is a town in Nordland County, Norway. Administratively, Vareid is part of the municipality of Flakstad.

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Aurora Borealis (Lofoten) (53)
Photo: Aurora Borealis (Lofoten)

Aurora Borealis (Lofoten) 6 photos

(27) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Norway is an area normally associated with the appearance of Aurora Borealis. There, under the auroral oval, one can observe the Aurora Borealis

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Skagsanden Beach (Lofoten) (21)
Photo: Skagsanden Beach (Lofoten)

Skagsanden 5 photos

(28) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Skagsanden is a small and beautiful golden-sand beach in Nordland County, Norway. Administratively, Skagsanden is part of the municipality of …

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Sakrisøy (Lofoten) (34)
Photo: Sakrisøy (Lofoten)

Sakrisøy 6 photos

(29) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Sakrisøy (Sakrisøya) is a small island and a fishing village between Reine and Hamnøy in the municipality of Moskenes in Lofoten. The island is…

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Å i Lofoten (4)
Photo: Å i Lofoten

Å (Lofoten) 2 photos

(30) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Å (Å i Lofoten), from å meaning “stream”, is a village in Moskenes municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located about 2 km southwest of…

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Hamnøy (Lofoten) (208)
Photo: Hamnøy (Lofoten)

Hamnøy 3 photos

(31) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Hamnøy or Hamnøya is a small fishing village in Moskenes Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the eastern side of the island of …

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Reine (Lofoten) (666)
Photo: Reine (Lofoten)

Reine 15 photos

(32) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Reine is the administrative centre of Moskenes Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The fishing village is located on the island of Moskenesøya

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Reinefjorden (Lofoten) (16)
Photo: Reinefjorden (Lofoten)

Reinefjorden 18 photos

(33) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

The Reinefjorden (Reinefjord) is a fjord arm of the Vestfjord in the municipality of Moskenes in Nordland, which extends almost 3 km in an easterly…

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Haukland Beach (Lofoten) (100)
Photo: Haukland Beach (Lofoten)

Haukland 8 photos

(34) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Haukland is a town in Nordland County, Norway. Administratively, Haukland is part of the municipality of Vestvågøy.

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Mærvollspollen Fjord (Lofoten) (16)
Photo: Mærvollspollen Fjord (Lofoten)

Mærvollspollen Fjord 2 photos

(35) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Mærvollspollen is a fjord arm of the Steinsfjord on the island of Vestvågøy in the Lofoten. The fjord stretches about 2 km east of the hamlet …

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Utakleiv Beach (Lofoten) (334)
Photo: Utakleiv Beach (Lofoten)

Utakleiv 20 photos

(36) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Utakleiv is a town in Nordland County, Norway. Administratively, Utakleiv is part of the municipality of Vestvågøy.

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Vik Beach (Lofoten) (36)
Photo: Vik Beach (Lofoten)

Vik (Lofoten) 7 photos

(37) Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Vik is a town in Nordland County, Norway. Administratively, Vik is part of the municipality of Vestvågøy.

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BMW World (260)
Photo: BMW World

BMW Welt 8 photos

(38) Page added the Sunday, 18 November 2018

The BMW Welt (BMW World) is a combined exhibition, museum and delivery site, located near the Olympic Park in the immediate vicinity of the BMW Tour

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Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst (Munich) (184) Sarcophagus Mask of Sit Djehuty
Photo: Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst (Munich), Sarcophagus Mask of Sit Djehuty

Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst (Munich) 108 photos

(39) Page updated the Sunday, 4 November 2018

The State Museum of Egyptian Art (Staatliche Museum Ägyptischer Kunst) in Munich is the most important in Germany after the collections in Berlin (…

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Grosser Ahornboden (259)
Photo: Grosser Ahornboden

Großer Ahornboden 8 photos

(40) Page added the Tuesday, 16 October 2018

The Große Ahornboden lies at the head of the Rißtal valley, the Enger valley, just before the village of Eng between 1080 and 1300 m above sea level…

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Barmsee (22)
Photo: Barmsee

Barmsee 3 photos

(41) Page added the Tuesday, 16 October 2018

The Barmsee is a maximum of 1.12 km long and a maximum of 0.49 km wide lake in the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Upper Bavaria) in the…

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Oktoberfest (245) 2013
Photo: Oktoberfest, 2013

Oktoberfest 194 photos

(42) Page updated the Sunday, 7 October 2018

The Oktoberfest is the world’s largest fair held annually in Munich. It is a 16-day festival running from late September to the first weekend in…

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Ottobeuren Abbey (65) Basilica of Saints Alexander and Theodore
Photo: Ottobeuren Abbey, Basilica of Saints Alexander and Theodore

Ottobeuren Abbey 66 photos

(43) Page added the Sunday, 27 May 2018

The monastery Ottobeuren is a Benedictine abbey in the Upper Swabian Ottobeuren. The monastery consecrated to the two saints Alexander of Rome and …

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Hintersee (Ramsauer Ache) (127)
Photo: Hintersee (Ramsauer Ache)

Hintersee (Ramsauer Ache) 10 photos

(44) Page added the Sunday, 8 April 2018

The Hintersee (formerly Ferchensee or Forchensee) is a 16.4 hectare lake in the municipality of Ramsau in the Berchtesgadener Land, about two…

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Kirkjufell (43)
Photo: Kirkjufell

Kirkjufell 5 photos

(45) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Mount Kirkjufell (463 m) is located in the west of Iceland, near the town of Grundarfjörður on the western shore of the fjord Grundarfjörður in the…

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Hvítserkur (76)
Photo: Hvítserkur

Hvítserkur 7 photos

(46) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Hvítserkur is a 15 m high basalt stack along the eastern shore of the Vatnsnes peninsula, in northwest Iceland. The rock has two holes at the base,…

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Goðafoss (119)
Photo: Goðafoss

Goðafoss 8 photos

(47) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The Goðafoss (“waterfall of the gods” or “waterfall of the goði”) is a waterfall in Iceland. It is located in the Bárðardalur district of …

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Lake Mývatn (5)
Photo: Lake Mývatn

Mývatn 5 photos

(48) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Mývatn is a shallow eutrophic lake situated in an area of active volcanism in the north of Iceland, not far from Krafla volcano. The lake and its…

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East fjords (4)
Photo: East fjords

East Fjords (Iceland) 6 photos

(49) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Eastern Region (Austurland, also known as Austfirðir: “East Fjords”) is a region in eastern Iceland. Its area is 22,721 km² and in 2007 its…

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Eystrahorn (91)
Photo: Eystrahorn

Eystrahorn 4 photos

(50) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Part of the Krossanesfjall is the famous rock outcrop Eystrahorn (also called Austurhorn), on the other side of the wide bay of Lón the Vestrahorn

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Hverarönd (97)
Photo: Hverarönd

Hverarönd 28 photos

(51) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Hverarönd, literally meaning “hot springs of the ducks”, also called by Námafjall metonymy of the name of the mountain at the foot of which it is…

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Icelandic Landscapes (99)
Photo: Icelandic Landscapes

Icelandic Landscapes 3 photos

(52) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Iceland has extensive volcanic and geothermal activity. The rift associated with the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, which marks the division between the…

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Klifatindur (71)
Photo: Klifatindur

Klifatindur 16 photos

(53) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The mountain Klifatindur is located in southern Iceland and is 889 m high. An important part of this mountain range is the Vestrahorn (757 m). In…

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Ice caves (26) Vatnajökull
Photo: Ice caves, Vatnajökull

Vatnajökull ice caves 9 photos

(54) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Glacier caves are caves formed within the ice of a glacier and are often called ice caves. The glacier caves are started by water running through or…

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Aurora Borealis (Iceland) (54) Jökulsárlón
Photo: Aurora Borealis (Iceland), Jökulsárlón

Aurora Borealis (Iceland) 11 photos

(55) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

An aurora borealis, sometimes referred to as polar lights, northern lights, is a natural light display in the Earth’s sky, predominantly seen in the…

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Breiðamerkursandur (341)
Photo: Breiðamerkursandur

Breiðamerkursandur 17 photos

(56) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Breiðamerkursandur (also called Diamond Beach for the pieces of glacial ice washed up on the beach) is a sandur (a glacial outwash plain) in…

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Jökulsárlón (234)
Photo: Jökulsárlón

Jökulsárlón 26 photos

(57) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Jökulsárlón, literally “glacial river lagoon”, is a large glacial lake in southeast Iceland, on the edge of Vatnajökull National Park. Situated at…

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Dyrhólaey (111)
Photo: Dyrhólaey

Dyrhólaey 7 photos

(58) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The small peninsula, or promontory, Dyrhólaey (120 m) (formerly known as “Cape Portland” by seamen) is located on the south coast of Iceland, not…

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Reynisfjara (105)
Photo: Reynisfjara

Reynisfjara 20 photos

(59) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Reynisdrangar are basalt sea stacks situated under the mountain Reynisfjall near the village Vík í Mýrdal, southern Iceland which is framed by a…

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Skógafoss (27)
Photo: Skógafoss

Skógafoss 5 photos

(60) Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Skógafoss is a waterfall situated on the Skógá River in the south of Iceland at the cliffs of the former coastline. After the coastline had receded…

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