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Forum: Photos 05-11-2021, 03:33 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To mcmtanyel: Gordion

Hi Murat

Restoring them, like reassembling a jigsaw puzzle.

Cheers!
Forum: Photos 05-08-2021, 07:32 AM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To mkamionka: Hafelekarspitze

Hi Marius

I also did the daytrip to Innsbruck from Munich. And Salzburg as well, the same week. I have had comments in the past on photos I took in Nepal that the sky was oversaturated,...
Forum: Photos 05-01-2021, 06:27 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To PaulVDV: Kastellorizo

Hi Paul

Yes. There were boats going back and forth between Turkey and Greece. I did a day trip out there from Kas. The Blue Grotto was stunning and reminiscent of Capri in Italy. You get your...
Forum: Photos 04-28-2021, 04:36 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To PaulVDV: Kas Theatre

Hi Paul

Might post the theatre tomorrow. Thanks.
Forum: Photos 04-26-2021, 10:11 AM
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Posted By ChrisJ
Breadknife

Hello Bev

Oh & we have a similar geological formation known as 'Crookneck' or in Aboriginal / indigenous Australian ' Coonoowrin'. It's only 40 km north of Brisbane but some serious rock climbing...
Forum: Photos 04-26-2021, 09:55 AM
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Views: 43
Posted By ChrisJ
To Royaldevon: Breadknife

Hello Bev

There is a rock formation in the Warrambungles National Park in New South Wales known as 'The Breadknife'
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Forum: Photos 04-22-2021, 06:44 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To Royaldevon: Bison

Hello Bev

Interesting reading from Wikipedia here:

"Reintroduction

European bison reserve in Spain, where a reintroduction programme in San Cebrián de Mudá, Castile and León is in place.
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Forum: Photos 04-22-2021, 04:11 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To emka: Bison

Hi Malgo

If I had known, I would have made a detour from Suwalki / Gizycko and the Masurian Lakes, & THEN headed to Warsaw from Bialystok. Thanks for the info.
Forum: Photos 04-21-2021, 02:17 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To ikeharel: Sarande Lighthouse

Hi Ike

Try googling "Bar Restaurant Limani" Saranda / Sarande. Here's a screen shot from google maps. http://prntscr.com/11t1rsg
Forum: Photos 04-14-2021, 10:52 AM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To Royaldevon: Copper

Hi Bev

I am leaning towards copper. We have a French designed Parliament House here in Brisbane, but obviously built in the 19th century (1865-1889) and much younger than most European buildings....
Forum: Photos 04-10-2021, 10:20 AM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To holmertz: Gustav

Hej Gert

Fixed it and thanks. Gustav I & III were around 200 years apart. I made it out to the Viking Tumulus in Gamla Uppsala, but didn't find any treasure!
Forum: Photos 04-07-2021, 08:23 AM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To emka: Naum Monastery

Hi Malgo

Yes I was waiting here for the boat to Naum Monastery to show up before I boarded it. Naum Monastery was nice. Bay of Bones was an interesting stop. Lucky I kept the ticket because the...
Forum: Photos 04-05-2021, 12:54 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To ikeharel: Good shots.

Hi Ike

I can tell you that the Israelis were good shots in the 1967 war. Some of the 'ruins' date back to that time and took a full hit of Israeli mortar shells. And not a single Roman column...
Forum: Photos 03-28-2021, 12:28 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To holmertz: Amman Hotel

Hi Gert

They were late 2019 reviews. It was clean in 2016, although a little Spartan.

From Trip Advisor:

***** Centrally located, this hotel provides an example of the gracious hospitality...
Forum: Photos 03-28-2021, 09:56 AM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To Royaldevon: Heroon

Hi Bev

This is a reconstruction from the ruins of the multiple earthquake damaged structure. The lighter, newer tones of stone are missing pieces. It's in the Corinthian style which is possibly...
Forum: Photos 03-25-2021, 03:36 PM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To holmertz: Heroon

Hi Gert

I tried changing it to 'Australia' many times but had to change my email to add .au on the end, which is not part of my real password. Like a lot of other TE features, edit is not always...
Forum: Photos 03-16-2021, 02:22 AM
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Views: 47
Posted By ChrisJ
To PaulVDV: Bosporus

Hi Paul

The Peninsula at right is Topkapi / Sultan Ahmet. The Sea of Marmara is directly out in front and the channel with the ship at left and above the large twin white high rise buildings at...
Forum: Photos 03-14-2021, 12:29 PM
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Views: 63
Posted By ChrisJ
To holmertz: German Wine

Hej Gert

Thanks. I don't speak German or Swedish, so that helps, a lot.
Forum: Photos 03-04-2021, 10:47 AM
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Views: 34
Posted By ChrisJ
Earthquake

Hi Costantino

Hope all is well with you? (Γεια Κωστάντινο, Ελπίζω να είσαι καλά?)

https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us7000df40/executive
...
Forum: Photos 03-03-2021, 11:57 PM
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Views: 22
Posted By ChrisJ
To BennyV: Avdalaz Castle

Hi Benny

It's not Cappadocia. It's northern Afyon Province several hundred km to the west. Same volcanic tuff and Byzantine caves though.
Forum: Photos 03-01-2021, 02:21 PM
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Views: 35
Posted By ChrisJ
To holmertz: Lake Karla

Hi Gert

Your critique motivated me to try a workshop.

https://www.trekearth.com/workshops/1592922/photo224377.htm
Forum: Photos 03-01-2021, 12:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 55
Posted By ChrisJ
To ricardomattos: Avdalaz Castle

Ola Ricardo

Here's a closer view of the castle from a different angle that better shows the rooms carved into the rock:
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Forum: Photos 02-23-2021, 06:23 AM
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Posted By ChrisJ
To mkamionka: Dendera

Hi M

And I never got to see Dendera. I did not even know about it until my taxi driver asked had I seen it, on our way to Hurghada.
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Forum: Photos 02-20-2021, 04:02 AM
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Views: 47
Posted By ChrisJ
To ifege: Sunset

Both!

Here's the sunset. Taken looking west form the same spot. The image on this page faces north east.
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Forum: Photos 02-15-2021, 09:48 AM
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Views: 43
Posted By ChrisJ
To holmertz: Emc

Hi Gert

Yes, taken at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, which has since moved to a larger 'Grand Egyptian Museum' at Giza.
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