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Random Sunsets Around the World - Part 5, Southern Europe - Sinking Low on the Looney Front

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Today the blog series on sunsets moves on to southern Europe, yet again focussing on the both the actual setting and the buildings or landscapes caught in its dying rays.

Spain

Granada, Alhambra

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Portugal

Azores, off Flores Island

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Italy

Sardinia, Fonni

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Sardinia, Sopramonte

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Ischia, Castelo Aragonese

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Amalfi

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Greece

Kos

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Kalymnos, Vathy

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Samos

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Chios

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Zakynthos

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Athos, near Megisti Lavra (actually sunrise)

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Athos, near Dionysiou

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Thessaloniki, towards Mt. Olympus and the port

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Thasos

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Drama

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Samothrace

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Ioannina

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Kardamyli

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Areopolis

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[Upcoming blog next Sunday: Venezuela's Angel Falls, the highest in the world]

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