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What is truly beautiful?
Man made things can be beautiful but they don't last. Nature and wilderness are eternally beautiful!!!

Here are a few interesting facts about Carpathian Mountains from Wikipedia:
The Carpathian Mountains or Carpathians are a range of mountains forming an arc roughly 1,500 km (932 mi) long across Central and Eastern Europe, making them the second-longest mountain range in Europe (after the Scandinavian Mountains, 1,700 km (1,056 mi)). They provide the habitat for the largest European populations of brown bears, wolves, chamois and lynxes, with the highest concentration in Romania, as well as over one third of all European plant species. The Carpathians and their piedmont also concentrate many thermal and mineral waters, with Romania home to over one-third of the European total. Romania is likewise home to the largest surface of virgin forests in Europe (except Russia), totaling 250,000 hectares (65%), most of them in the Carpathians, with the Southern Carpathians constituting Europe’s largest unfragmented forested area.

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  • Copyright: Tanyusha Gob (tanusha2010) (10)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2011-07-07
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/3.5
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  • Date Submitted: 2012-02-08 8:09
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