Where On Google Earth?

The Online Geography Game

Contest #305 hint

This place is in one aspect related to contest #304

July 31st, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | 3 comments

Contest #305

305

July 26th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | 13 comments

Contest #304 answer: Zürich, Switzerland

Zürich is the largest city of Switzerland and is located along the River Limmat.

Gemuesebruecke

Across this river is the ‘Rathausbrücke‘, a.k.a. Gemüsebrücke a platform bridge where this contest was zoomed in on.

Those who bought some vegetables:

  • Felix Bossert
  • mccrumplair
  • Cloudspotter
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Farceur
  • Eloy Cano
  • Sandworm
  • krenek
  • Walter_V_R
  • Lighthouse
  • Phil Ower
  • Noisette
  • hhgygy
  • rob de wolff

– Hint –

  • Jesus Rodriguez
  • mehmet durmus
  • Eiram
  • Fred A
  • Dry Bowser
  • David Kozina
  • Rosella
  • Ashwini Agrawal
  • steven simmons
  • Paul Franson

July 26th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

Contest #304 hint

It is the largest city in the country (but not the capital)

July 24th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | 7 comments

Contest #304

304

July 19th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | 21 comments

Contest #303 answer: Isola Polvese, Lago Trasimeno, Italy

Lago Trasimeno is situated in Italy, between the rivers Po and Tiber but is not connected to them. This makes it an endorheic basin.
In the 2nd Punic War (217 BC) the Battle of Trasimene took place here.

Polvese

It has three island of which Isola Polvese is the largest.

Those who dived into the muddy waters

  • Felix Bossert
  • Farceur
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Cloudspotter
  • Eloy Cano
  • Lighthouse
  • mccrumplair
  • Phil Ower

– Hint –

  • mehmet durmus
  • krenek
  • Walter_V_R
  • hhgygy
  • Fred A
  • donaaronio
  • steven simmons
  • Rosella
  • Sandworm

July 19th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

Contest #303 hint

This is the largest of the three islands in this lake

July 17th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | 9 comments

Contest #303

303

July 12th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | 9 comments

Contest #302 answer: Mount Gharat and Lake Letas, Gaua Island, Vanuatu

Mount Gharat is an active volcano on the Island of Gaua and is surrounded by Lake Letas
The last volcano activity was on april 30 this year and was caught on camera by the ISS.

iss_gaual

Lake Letas is on the tentative list of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre since 2004

 

Letas

Those who saw the plume

  • Felix Bossert
  • krenek
  • Jeff A
  • hhgygy
  • Skip
  • Sandworm
  • Phil Ower
  • Cloudspotter
  • Dennis S.
  • Eloy Cano
  • Farceur

– Hint –

  • mccrumplair
  • Lighthouse
  • Rosella
  • Stephen M
  • steven simmons

July 12th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | 3 comments

Contest #302 hint

If the picture of this contest was taken 10 weeks ago, you’d seen a lot of smoke

July 10th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | 2 comments