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an alpine meadow on a summer night in Gran Paradiso National Park, Italy
January 28, 2015

Alpine Oasis

Summer night falls over an alpine meadow stippled with wildflowers in Italy’s Gran Paradiso National Park. In a busy country on a crowded continent, Gran Paradiso’s unspoiled landscape is an arcadian oasis.

See more pictures from the February 2015 feature story “Paradise Found.”

Photograph by Stefano Unterthiner, National Geographic

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