Scenery: UNESCO World Heritage

Challenge #4 in the Nature and Culture series. Hosted by AndrePooh.
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Heritage is our legacy from the past, what we live with today, and what we pass on to future generations. Our cultural and natural heritage are both irreplaceable sources of life and inspiration. Show us a scenery that is on the World Heritage list of the UNESCO. Explain in the description part what we see. http://whc.unesco.org/en/list
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Lavaux terraces
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The Lavaux Vineyard Terraces, stretching for about 30 km along the south-facing northern shores of Lake Geneva from the Chateau de Chillon to the eastern outskirts of Lausanne in the Vaud region, cover the lower slopes of the mountainside between the villages and the lake.
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Submitted: Sunday, 30th October, 2011 05:58 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 17th July, 2011
Focal length: 16 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1000 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 640
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