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Going on holiday and visiting some of the best beaches in Europe really makes for a fantastic time. The great thing is that you can even find some holiday villas and cottages nearby, so getting plenty of sun, sea and sand every day is a given.


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(24) Excellent 

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Holiday townhouse rental

Province of Alicante / Ciudad Quesada

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“A winter stay” This town house is undoubtedly well equipped and well cared for. It benefits particularly from having an owner that really cares that your hoilday should be a success! We were confident that this stay would be great and it was! Here
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from £28 / night

£195 - £350 / week

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from £28 / night

(16) Excellent 

65

Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Anarita

Anarita / Anarita Chorio

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
“Absolutely amazing” We stayed with our 3 children for a week and the house is absolutely wonderful, I can find no fault at all, it was absolutely spotless and had everything to entertain our children from a Wii to DVDs, everything you need for self ca
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from £40 / night

£195 - £305 / week

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from £40 / night

(36) Excellent 

33

Swanage Bay holiday townhouse rental

Swanage / Swanage Bay

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic property” Great house. Everything you could need, really well appointed. Quiet location, 15 min walk into town centre. 3 min walk to beach. Would highly recommend The White House.
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from £130 / night

£690 - £1650 / week

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from £130 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Corralejo

Corralejo / El Sultan

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool

from £60 / night

£395 - £595 / week

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from £60 / night

(25) Excellent 

26

Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Los Alcazares

Los Alcazares / Albatros

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“HOME from HOME” Myself, my husband our teenager and 2 under 6 years stayed at the pad for 2 weeks. It was brilliant, I normally find family holidays slightly stressful. But the pad was like home from home. It has everything you would have at home.
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from £50 / night

£325 - £685 / week

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from £50 / night

(22) Excellent 

11

Portballintrae holiday townhouse rental

Bushmills / Portballintrae

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Nice house in excellent location” House had everything we needed. Only negatives I can think of are the dishwasher was very noisy and we were a bit short of wardrobe space. Location was ideal for exploring the Antrim coast. Would definitely recommend
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from £65 / night

£500 - £1000 / week

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from £65 / night

(8) Excellent 

28

Marciana / Procchio

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

from £147 / night

£1026 - £1534 / week

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from £147 / night

(11) Excellent 

20

Polis holiday townhouse rental

Polis / Polis Chrysochous

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Absolutely great” Nirvana was a delightful house with comfy living, the town of Polis has some very good restaurants and there is plenty to see all around Polis and the adjoining country side
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from £35 / night

£245 / week

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from £35 / night

(19) Excellent 

18

Holiday townhouse letting

Fuerteventura / Costa de Antigua

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Mrs” Fantastic location plenty of walks, friendly greeting . Perfect place to chill out. Airport ten mins away . Would stay again
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from £33 / night

£225 - £260 / week

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from £33 / night

(3) Very Good 

21

Menaggio / Croce

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool

from £77 / night

£373 - £763 / week

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from £77 / night

(16) Very Good 

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Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Gran Alacant

Gran Alacant / Don Pueblo

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Outstanding rental” This property is an excellent house to rent for vacation. Very clean, very well maintained it has all what you can dream of. Rooms are beautiful, bathrooms have everything all in great condition. All furniture are nice and look ne
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from £100 / night

£700 - £1000 / week

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from £100 / night

(30) Excellent 

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Holiday townhouse in Whitby

Scarborough District / Whitby

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly
“Wow Just Wow” It's the sort of home that you would buy in a flash if you could. Beautiful setting - probably the best view of all of the houses in the vicinity. The wonderful viaduct and river give a really unique feel. The house was equipped wi
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from £85 / night

£350 - £750 / week

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from £85 / night

(2) Excellent 

23

Holiday townhouse letting

Byron Shire / Byron Bay

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool

from £223 / night

£1112 - £1515 / week

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from £223 / night

(8) Excellent 

23

Townhouse rental in Budens with golf nearby

Budens / Parque da Floresta

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent venue in high spec luxury town house, close to pools, beaches and golf” If you want a place to relax and base yourself for the local fabulous beaches, golf course and restaurants on the Algarve, west of Lagos, then this is an ideal location.
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from £68 / night

£475 - £825 / week

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from £68 / night

(3) Very Good 

33

Playa de Palma holiday townhouse rental

Majorca / Playa de Palma

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.14 km
  • Child friendly
“delightful house in delightful place” Lovely property in close proximity to lovely beach. Very good for familes with children. it has a very safe outside area. Th e beach is delightful. lovely white sand and very safe, Beautiful marina close by. E
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from £46 / night

£321 - £920 / week

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from £46 / night

(12) Excellent 

18

Casarabonela holiday townhouse rental

Casarabonela / Calle de la Jarea

3 5 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“worth every penny - an excellent villa” Just spent two weeks with my wife and two daughters aged 9 and 15. The villa is very comfortable, well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds and pillows, everything you need including bbq and beach things. Libby h
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from £36 / night

£210 - £225 / week

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from £36 / night

(1) Excellent 

21

Torquay holiday townhouse rental

Victoria / Torquay

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly

from £88 / night

£702 - £1287 / week

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from £88 / night

(5) Excellent 

40

Holiday townhouse in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus / Azalea Beach

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £150 / night

£650 - £890 / week

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from £150 / night

(35) Excellent 

25

Holiday townhouse in Honfleur

Calvados / Honfleur

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect location” House was perfectly located and had everything we could possibly need. Sally has thought of everything and made our stay 5*. Driving through town an experience but once parked in the secure parking good restaurants and bars in walkin
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from £90 / night

£480 - £748 / week

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from £90 / night

(18) Very Good 

23

Townhouse rental in Nerja with shared pool

Nerja / Burriana Beach

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect Summer Break” Casa Kaira Fuentesol, is a lovely holiday home, perfectly positioned and well equipped for a family holiday. Strongly recommend to anyone thinking of a family/couple holiday in Southern Spain.
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from £65 / night

£300 - £650 / week

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from £65 / night

(11) Very Good 

21

Townhouse rental in Naxos Town

Naxos / Naxos Town

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

from £77 / night

£534 - £1068 / week

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from £77 / night

(12) Excellent 

24

Townhouse rental in Puerto Banus with shared pool, golf nearby

Marbella / Puerto Banus

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“El Palmeral - Kieran & Evior White - Nice People, Nice Location” This was an pleasant experience from the moment we booked it. Kieran & Evior were extremely helpful from the outset. The apartment/house is situated in a quiet suburb about a ten minute
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from £132 / night

£763 - £1051 / week

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from £132 / night

(1) Excellent 

10

Pisa / Marina di Pisa

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

from £40 / night

£339 / week

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from £40 / night

(4) Excellent 

17

Holiday townhouse rental

Ballina / Moy

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“the best” we have stayed in ballina lots of times this was by far the best place right by the river (my husband was fishing) plenty of room very clean everthing we needed.the owner Martin Mills could not have been more helpful.Would stay there again
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from £50 / night

£250 - £700 / week

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from £50 / night

(64) Excellent 

21

Holiday townhouse rental

Suffolk / Southwold

6 15 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Perfect and homely for a family get together” We had a week at Burchley house this April and felt instantly at home. Every bedroom has its own bathroom which is ideal for the different age ranges in our group. We all spent much time in the lovely kitc
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from £265 / night

£1200 - £4000 / week

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from £265 / night

(15) Very Good 

17

Holiday townhouse with golf nearby in Silverdale

Lake District / Silverdale

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
“Peaceful stay” A wonderfully quiet location with country views and comfortable lounge and bed. Ideal for a few nights away with walks on the doorstep.
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from £65 / night

£450 - £570 / week

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from £65 / night

(21) Very Good 

14

Holiday townhouse in Ceret

Ceret / Maureillas

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
“a perfect choice” This is a beautiful house in a glorious part of France. The house is very well equipped and the owner, Penny, is a pleasure to deal with. This was one of the nicest holidays we have had and we will seriously consider returning to Ru
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from £40 / night

£275 - £550 / week

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8

Province of Carbonia-Iglesias / Sant'Anna Arresi

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £37 / night

£255 - £382 / week

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from £37 / night

10

Montesilvano / Montesilvano Marina

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

from £47 / night

£327 / week

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from £47 / night

(18) Very Good 

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Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Fitts

Saint James Parish / Fitts

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.25 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely accommodation in a quiet, well maintained complex close to the beach.” Fitts is a small quiet village with a lovely beach between Bridgetown and Holetown both of which are easily accessed by frequent buses, There is a well stocked supermarket,
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from £70 / night

£490 - £590 / week

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from £70 / night

(8) Excellent 

44

Holiday townhouse accommodation

Fethiye / Calis Beach

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.01 km
  • Swimming pool
“great location” We were met at the property by Ugur she give us a great welcome, and explaned the basic things in the property. The location was great just a couple of minutes walk to the beach and every time we wanted to go anywhere the bus was ju
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from £40 / night

£250 - £350 / week

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from £40 / night

15

Italian Riviera / Civezza

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly

from £60 / night

£234 - £339 / week

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from £60 / night

(10) Very Good 

20

Holiday townhouse in Zambrone

Province of Vibo Valentia / Zambrone

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly

from £55 / night

£272 - £424 / week

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from £55 / night

(17) Excellent 

21

Holiday townhouse in Pezenas

Herault / Pezenas

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“I'd happily spend a few months or years here” I absolutely love this house - this was my second visit and it really does feel like a home from home, snuck away in a quiet mediaeval street just steps away from the town centre. For me the icing on the c
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from £71 / night

£495 - £775 / week

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from £71 / night

(32) Very Good 

38

Holiday townhouse in Dingle

Dingle Peninsula / Dingle

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Wonderful Property” This was the ideal house for us to explore Dingle from. We had a magical time. Highly recommended and would definitely return in the future.
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from £119 / night

£509 - £848 / week

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from £119 / night

(6) Excellent 

20

Province of Arezzo / Cortona

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £43 / night

£255 - £407 / week

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from £43 / night

(3) Excellent 

45

Old Town holiday townhouse rental

Florida / Old Town

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £60 / night

£420 - £630 / week

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from £60 / night

(28) Very Good 

18

Kissimmee holiday townhouse rental

Kissimmee / Venetian Bay Villages

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 55 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great location and facilites” This house gave us everything we needed for a great holiday. Clean, well equipped and in a pleasant area. Pools and public areas very well kept. Would recommend for couples and families alike. Six adults would be easily a
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from £46 / night

£322 - £385 / week

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from £46 / night

(12) Excellent 

36

Calvados / Ver-sur-Mer

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Child friendly

from £98 / night

£683 - £742 / week

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from £98 / night

(3) Excellent 

40

Province of Brescia / Monte Isola

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly

from £51 / night

£356 - £772 / week

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from £51 / night

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