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Contest #355 hint

Here they are trying to figure out who is who…

July 30th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

Contest #355

First of all: thank you all for your understanding and kind words.

Here is the new contest for this week:

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July 25th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

Contest #354 answer: Maulbronn monastery, Maulbronn, Germany

This must be the best preserved medieval monastery in Europe.
It is the Maulbronn monastery, lying in the place with the same name in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

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It dates from 1147 and during the years various buildings were added to the site..
In 1993 it was enlisted on the UNESCO World Heritage list.

Those who attended the seminary

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

- Hint -

  • Farceur
  • R Hays
  • mehmet durmus
  • Sasha Smith
  • Paul Franson
  • rob de wolff
  • Scott Free

July 25th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

No contest this week

I am very sorry. but due to the nasty and sorrow news today there will be no contest this week.
We’ll continue next friday.

Karel

July 18th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 7 comments

Contest #354 hint

It is one of the best preserved medieval complexes of its kind.

No wonder that the UNESCO selected it.

July 16th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 5 comments

Contest #354

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July 11th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 11 comments

Contest #353 answer: WW I Newfoundland Memorial at Beaumont-Hamel, France.

It is 100 years ago since WW 1 started and on july 1 1916 one of the worst battles in mankind history begun: the battle of the Somme.

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There are numerous places in France which commemorate this battle, but this is one of the few places where you can visit the trenches of WW 1 and see the terrain as it was 100 years ago.

Those who won the war:

  • Phil Ower
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Eloy Cano
  • Farceur
  • Lighthouse
  • Garfield
  • Walter_V_R
  • krenek

- Hint -

  • hhgygy
  • DannyS

July 11th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

Contest #353 hint

When you zoom in you can see the trenches

July 9th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 2 comments

Contest #353

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July 4th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 9 comments

Contest #352 answer: Bjarnarey Island, Iceland

Bjarnarey Island is one of the Vestmann Islands at the south coast of Iceland.

Bjarnarey

It is an old volcano crater and mainly inhabited by Puffins

  • Right answers
  • Phil Ower
  • Eloy Cano
  • Farceur
  • krenek
  • mehmet durmus
  • Walter_V_R
  • Lighthouse
  • Garfield
  • hhgygy
  • Luís Filipe Miguel
  • Ozgur ONGOCMEN
  • ndrqu
  • Paul Voestermans

- Hint -

  • Scott Free

July 4th, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments