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Unusual Question

Jan 27th, 2011, 12:53 AM
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Unusual Question

I'm trying to find out where this photo was taken. Any clue?

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5259/...783fa97d2d.jpg
Jan 27th, 2011, 01:07 AM
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Toronto
Jan 27th, 2011, 01:15 AM
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Is same question has been posted on Lonely Planet. The poster thinks it is Germany as he has posted in that section- So it looks unlikely it is in Canada.
Jan 27th, 2011, 02:58 AM
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Not Toronto unless it has moved closer to the mountains (visible in the background).
Jan 27th, 2011, 03:11 AM
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Does not look like anywhere in Germany at all to me. Form the layout of the city I'd rather suspect North America.
Jan 27th, 2011, 03:18 AM
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I didn't see those "mountains" in the background but that RAILYARD down below looks suspiciously like the one near the CNN tower
Jan 27th, 2011, 03:45 AM
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Space Needle in Seattle?
Jan 27th, 2011, 04:26 AM
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Found it.

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...owntown_01.jpg
Jan 27th, 2011, 04:34 AM
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Someone else just gave the same answer over on TT. Are there two prizes or do we have to share the winnings? ;-)
Jan 27th, 2011, 08:13 AM
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Calgary it is. I've been up the Tower a number of times.

tC
Jan 27th, 2011, 09:08 AM
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Thanks guys! This was an old friend of mine who passed away recently. Her brother sent me this photo. Now I'll be happy to email him back with a response!
Jan 27th, 2011, 02:16 PM
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In other words, our prize is having helped someone who is grieving the loss of a beloved person, even if it is just a tiny little bit. Very sorry to hear about your loss.

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