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The Geirangerfjord

The Geiranger Fjord is is one of Norway's most visited tourist sites and has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2005.
The fjord is host to several impressive waterfalls.
The two most notable waterfalls in the Geirangerfjord are the Seven Sisters and the Suitor (also called The Friar).

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Lauterbrunnen - the valley of waterfalls

The Bernese Alps are a group of mountain ranges in the western part of the Alps, in Switzerland.
The section of the Bernese Alps above the deep glacial Lauterbrunnen valley, containing 72 waterfalls, is well known for the Jungfrau and Eiger, and the many picturesque valleys in the region.
The valley of Lauterbrunnen (Lauterbrunnental) is one of the deepest in the Alpine chain when compared with the height of the mountains that rise directly on either side.

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Uvac river

The Uvac is the international transboundary river, rising under Golija mountain and Pešter plateau, then flowing through southwestern Serbia and cross into eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina where, after 119 km, finally meets the Lim river from the right, however, before it empties into the Lim, for a 10 kilometers Uvac forms the border between two countries. Also, while meandering through Serbia, Uvac loosely makes the northern border of the

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The island in the Gulf of Riga - Ruhnu

Ruhnu (Swedish: Runö) is an island situated in the Gulf of Riga in the Baltic Sea.
It belongs to Estonia and is an administrative part of Saare County.
At 11.9 km2 it has currently less than 100, mostly ethnic Estonian permanent inhabitants.
Prior to 1944 it was for centuries populated by ethnic Swedes and traditional Swedish law was used.


For the coldest winter months, taking a plane might be only way to get there.

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The island of Zaporizhian Cossacks - Khortytsia

Khortytsia (Ukrainian: Хо́ртиця, Khortyts'a, Russian: Хо́ртица, Khortitsa, Polish: Chortyca) is a national cultural reserve (sanctuary) located on one of the largest islands of the Dnieper river, in Ukraine.

The island has played an important role in the history of Ukraine, specially in the history of the Zaporozhian Cossacks.

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