Italy/Switzerland: Lago Maggiore - paulsmit
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'Exotical Isola Madre.'

Free walking exotic birds like this silver pheasant (Lophura nycthemera) seem to emphasize the character of the botanical garden that is Isola Madre: tropical and subtropical. The island is one of the must-sees of the Lago maggiore. Photo Paul Smit.