Where On Google Earth?

The Online Geography Game

Contest #352

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June 27th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 13 comments

Contest #351 answer: Gokayama village, Nanto, Japan

Details will follow

Right answers from:

  • Eloy Cano
  • Farceur
  • Lighthouse
  • Phil Ower
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Garfield
  • krenek
  • hhgygy
  • mehmet durmus
  • Ozgur ONGOCMEN

– Hint –

  • Walter_V_R

June 27th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

Contest #351 hint

YAWHS (Yet Another World Heritage Site)

June 25th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | one comment

Contest #351

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June 20th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 10 comments

Contest #350 answer: Fort near Spijkerboor – Defence Line of Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Defence Line of Amsterdam is a large number of fortifications and inundation areas around Amsterdam.
It is on the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1996

Stelling_van_Amsterdam_the_Netherlands.svg

The Fort bij Spijkerboor is the largest of them all.
Spijkerboor

Those who flooded the polders:

  • Walter_V_R
  • Cloudspotter
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Farceur
  • Lighthouse
  • hhgygy
  • Garfield
  • Phil Ower
  • Eloy Cano
  • DannyS
  • Wista
  • krenek

– Hint –

  • Jill K
  • rob de wolff
  • Marcel

And this ends another series.
We have no less than 4 winners with maximum points and 3 runners up this time!
Kudos to you all.

June 20th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

Contest #350 hint

Part of an UNESCO World Heritage Site

June 18th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 2 comments

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June 13th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 13 comments

Contest #349 answer: Porto Urucu Airport, Coaro, Brazil

Porto Urucu Airport is a small airstrip in Brazil which is managed by the Petrobas energy company.

On May 30th an ATR-42-500 with 45 passengers on take-off collided with a tapir which was loose on the runway.
total_at42_pr-tkb_manaus

Those who managed to avoid the tapir

  • hhgygy
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Garfield
  • Eloy Cano
  • Walter_V_R
  • krenek
  • Farceur

– Hint –

  • Paul Franson
  • Sasha Smith

June 13th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

Contest #349 hint

A rather unusual accident happened here last month…

June 11th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 3 comments

Contest #349

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June 6th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 10 comments