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Contest #151

August 13th, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | 4 comments

Contest #150 answer: Canal Ring, Amsterdam

This weeks contest was to celebrate that last week the Amsterdam Canal Ring Area was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. The canal rings were constructed at the 16th and 17th century.

The particular area on which the contest was zoomed in, is known as De Gouden Bocht (The Golden Bend) and is one of the most prestigious parts of the area.

gouden-bocht

A lot of good answers and a lot of plusses for those who knew the nickname.

  • hhgygy +
  • Pascal Gilbraith +
  • Milosh, Serbia
  • Dennis S.
  • Ben
  • Natalie Stockard
  • David Kozina +
  • KD
  • Dylan Baker
  • Michael Kennedy
  • ACG
  • Meladi
  • Kate +
  • BroderUlf +
  • David S +
  • Paul Franson +
  • charlie my boy
  • Ivar Bonsaksen +
  • Andy M, USA +
  • Blue Marble Safari (Nick) +
  • John Honeywell +
  • Sanghoon Han +
  • lardarz
  • Sarah G +
  • alyca +
  • Max_Power
  • Andy Murdock
  • Michael T +
  • Willem
  • Neil +
  • ej +
  • Taliesin +

And at the end of this series, both Taliesin and Milosh from Serbia scored 10/10, but Taliesin beat Milosh on the plusses. Cheers!

August 13th, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments