Vista de las Islas Cíes desde el Alto del Príncipe - Dedicado a Alicia

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The Cíes Islands are an archipelago off the coast of Pontevedra in Galicia (Spain), in the mouth of the Ría de Vigo. They belong to the parish of San Francisco de Afora, in the municipality of Vigo. They were declared a Nature Reserve in 1980 and are included in the Atlantic Islands of Galicia National Park (Parque Nacional Marítimo-Terrestre das Islas Atlánticas de Galicia) created in 2002. In February 2007 the British newspaper The Guardian chose the beach of Rodas, on the island of Monteagudo, as "the best beach in the world."

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J CS on September 2, 2013

*►BOGDAN◄ * thanks for your visit!! Greetings, Jose!

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Photo taken in Viño, 31, 36945, Pontevedra, Spain

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  • Uploaded on July 20, 2012
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    by J CS
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-TZ8
    • Taken on 2012/07/16 13:02:48
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 4.10mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.33 EV
    • No flash