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Old Apr 27 2010, 03:03 PM   #1
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Old Apr 27 2010, 03:47 PM   #2
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Ooh, pretty.

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Old Apr 27 2010, 05:14 PM   #3
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Old Apr 27 2010, 06:19 PM   #5
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Eurasia?
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Old Apr 27 2010, 07:29 PM   #7
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Old Apr 28 2010, 02:16 AM   #8
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Kazakhstan?
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Old Apr 28 2010, 03:44 AM   #9
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It's a Hollywood matte painting for a remake of The Argonauts!

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Old Apr 28 2010, 02:34 PM   #10
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Ephesus?
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Old Apr 28 2010, 03:11 PM   #11
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Again, no. And very funny, P'ter. Interesting both you and Lara went for Turkey. Wonder if perhaps it's a definition issue. I understood Eurasia to mean both Europe and Asia as a whole, but it seems like to you it means countries that straddle the two continents. Sorry!
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Old Apr 28 2010, 11:23 PM   #12
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I meant the landmass that encompasses Europe and Asia. So you answered my question correctly! I just wanted to rule out Africa etc.
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Old Apr 29 2010, 01:47 AM   #13
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Thanks, Brenda. I was just surprised that both Lara and P'ter immediately thought of Turkey. Though after another look at a map... ::clams up and chuckles::
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On a seacoast?
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Old Apr 29 2010, 08:29 AM   #16
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Old Apr 29 2010, 09:00 AM   #17
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Set from Star Trek: TOS?

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Jube: No
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Old Apr 29 2010, 06:07 PM   #19
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No, Lara, sorry.
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Syria?

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Old Apr 30 2010, 02:42 PM   #23
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P'ter: yes, so that means no to jube. Though I like the picture too, which is why I finally settled on it.
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Don't have any idea, but wanted to say I love the pics.
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Old May 1 2010, 12:22 AM   #28
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Not showing any undread PMs, jube...
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Probably because I had another tab open and was in the process of sending it. Hopefully you'll have it now. Thanks.
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PM sent and reply received
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No prob, Jube. Two correct PMs.
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Apparently it could be the remains of a Roman bathhouse.
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All right then, it's Roman ruins, Tyre, Lebanon. Which used to be an island a long time ago until Alexander the Great connected it to Lebanon.
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