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Old Dec 4 2010, 06:14 AM   #1
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Old Dec 4 2010, 08:47 AM   #2
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Old Dec 4 2010, 08:55 AM   #3
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From a Colonial European perspective?

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Old Dec 4 2010, 01:27 PM   #5
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Old Dec 4 2010, 11:31 PM   #6
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Mashed potatoes?

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Old Dec 4 2010, 11:42 PM   #7
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How's the saying go, "familiarity breeds contempt"? No offence but I've seen this before or something similiar. Maybe my daleks have come back to haunt me again. See if Hans remembers me saying this before somewhere else.

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Old Dec 5 2010, 05:16 AM   #8
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Sorry Jube, I can't find a Mali district in Turkey. Can you rephrase your question?
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Old Dec 5 2010, 07:38 AM   #9
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Mali, Djenne area then?
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Old Dec 5 2010, 08:52 AM   #10
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Ah...

Jube, the country of Mali and the city of Djenne are in Africa.

P'ter already established this is in Turkey in his first question.
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Old Dec 5 2010, 03:34 PM   #11
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I know what Jube's thinking of...as that was one of my pics! Lol.
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Old Dec 5 2010, 04:02 PM   #12
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I don't have a clue, but I do have a question, related something Han said.
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From a Colonial European perspective?
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Old Dec 5 2010, 04:25 PM   #13
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Old Dec 6 2010, 12:35 AM   #14
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Slight bit of confusion then - no worries. Just remember seeing a similiar archectitual viewpoint and thought of it - at least G.Tresa knew what I meant

Okay then.... east of line from Samsun to Gaziantep?
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Old Dec 6 2010, 03:48 AM   #15
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Old Dec 6 2010, 05:50 AM   #16
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Old Dec 6 2010, 08:24 AM   #17
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Old Dec 7 2010, 04:42 AM   #19
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In/nearby to a town starting A-M? (Nearby being within 30kms of said town).
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Old Dec 7 2010, 06:51 AM   #21
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Old Dec 7 2010, 02:01 PM   #22
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North of a line from Baliksir to Karakose?
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Old Dec 7 2010, 07:44 PM   #25
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West of Ankara?
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East of Ankara - well up to my line of Samsun/Gazientap?
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Is it in a province bordering a sea?
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Old Dec 9 2010, 12:24 AM   #28
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In or around Ankara?
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Izmir province?
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Cappadocia?
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Old Dec 10 2010, 07:39 AM   #32
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Old Dec 16 2010, 04:20 PM   #35
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Hmmm, maybe a hint is in order.

It is on the south coast of Turkey.
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Between Antalya and Mersin?
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Yes Jube.
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Old Dec 23 2010, 06:09 AM   #38
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If there is no more activity I'll give the answer on Friday.

Maybe we should give this game a general rest for a while.
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My question ... is it a fortress?

Jube forgot to ask if it was a temple? (She's getting the spuds organised).
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Spacedog, no to your and Jube's suggestion.

I forgot my own promise to end this...

It is the OXYD discotheque in Side on the Turkish south coast, not far from Antalya. (Side , pronounce; see-duh) The club/disco is the largest and best in that town.
The peculiar building style that Jube recognised is often seen in places where people build with clay / adobe. I have seen it in Africa, Near Asia and southwest United States.

Have / hope you had a nice meal!
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