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Vlissingen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈvlɪsɪŋən] ( listen); historical name in English: Flushing) is a municipality and a city in the southwestern Netherlands on the former island of Walcheren. With its strategic location between the Scheldt river and the North Sea, Vlissingen has been an important harbour for centuries. It was granted city rights in 1315. In the 17th century Vlissingen was a main harbour for ships of the Dutch East India Company (VOC). It is also known as the birthplace of Admiral Michiel de Ruyter.

Флиссинген, Влиссинген[1] (нидерл. Vlissingen, МФА: [ˈvlɪsɪŋə(n)]) — община и портовый город в Нидерландах. Расположен на острове Валхерен, при впадении реки Шельда в Северное море

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Moni Quayle on October 13, 2013

---=XEON=---, Excellent picture very intersting! LIKE First Best wishes, moni

---=XEON=--- on October 14, 2013

Thanks you Moni Quayle

Giovanni Magni (giov… on November 8, 2013

Bella foto


Good morning

Blog giovamag

---=XEON=--- on November 9, 2013

Thanks you Giovamag again

Ali Raza on November 19, 2013

Perfect view,Beautiful shot LIKE Best wishes

---=XEON=--- on November 20, 2013

Thanks you Ali Raza very much

Antoine Jasser on December 30, 2013

Amazing sky!
Beautifully composed & captured...
YSL 2/4

---=XEON=--- on December 31, 2013

Thanks you Antoine Jasser

Olga L. on January 6, 2014

Превосходные цвета, красивое фото. L+F.

Klein-Bonsels_je sui… on January 6, 2014

where is the outlet? :-), l, f, marc.

---=XEON=--- on January 7, 2014

Thanks you Klein-Bonsels and Ольга Лонщакова

JustynaS1975 on January 22, 2014

Beautiful picture. L Best wishes. Justyna

---=XEON=--- on June 30, 2014

Thanks you JustynaS1975

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on August 30, 2011
  • Attribution
    by ---=XEON=---
    • Camera: SONY DSC-W70
    • Taken on 2011/06/15 16:38:31
    • Exposure: 0.008s (1/125)
    • Focal Length: 14.30mm
    • F/Stop: f/11.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash