OT: Game: Where in the world was this photo taken?

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by kholmes, Jul 11, 2006.

  1. kholmes

    kholmes New Member

    Here's a good one. Geography-philes and all others are welcome to play. Silly guesses are always welcome. Click on my profile to see the photo. By the way, none of the photos I post are done with digital effects; they are all real photos of real places around the globe.

    Honora: I hope this one doesn't drive you crazy, if you're online today.


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  2. victoria

    victoria New Member

    looks barren yet houses are colorful... maybe somewhere south of the equator near South America?

    or at the other end of the world... like Norway?

    totally uneducated guesses lolol!

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  3. 69mach1

    69mach1 New Member

    is it right?

  4. SPR30

    SPR30 New Member

    maybe thailand or the phillipenes???
  5. kholmes

    kholmes New Member

    I hate to say.

  6. 69mach1

    69mach1 New Member

  7. 69mach1

    69mach1 New Member

  8. StephieBee

    StephieBee New Member

    Malaysia or one of those poorer places that you find on those Sally Struther's commercials about sponsoring children.
  9. StephieBee

    StephieBee New Member

    Now that Im looking closer, the buildings are painted and it looks like its on the boarder of a plateau. HMMMM where are the areas with plateaus? Is it in the US?

    My third guess would be Singapore.
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  10. Cromwell

    Cromwell New Member

    Hey where did your bio go?

    Well I note that the roof lines of a couple of the buildings are sort of Eastern looking a bit pagodarish, but I am thinking where the water line could be-Mongolia? Or maybe somewhere Inuit?

    Love Anne Cromwell
  11. kholmes

    kholmes New Member

    Hmmm...there is something very artificial about the buildings, isn't there?

  12. StephieBee

    StephieBee New Member

    I did a little secret research and here are my final guesses...this is going to include some already mentioned by either me or someone else

    Thailand (already mentioned)
    South Korea
    El Salvador
    South Africa
    Malaysia (already mentioned by me)

    Are any of these correct? Im banking on the plateau. LOL!!!!
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  13. rockgor

    rockgor Well-Known Member

    Looks to me like toy houses to go w/ a Lionel train set.
  14. kholmes

    kholmes New Member


    Nope. Sorry. None of them are correct.

    Here are some hints, though. It's a movie set, and the producers decided to leave the set when they were done shooting. It's now a major tourist attraction.


  15. StephieBee

    StephieBee New Member

    So the actual architecture isnt real, you meant the place was real. So that set was actually built at this site. I am so stumped!

    IS it Shanghai?
  16. Mar19

    Mar19 New Member

    Is it from the set in New Zealand where The Lord of The Rings was shot?

  17. StephieBee

    StephieBee New Member

    I just realized Shanghai is in China...ooops!
  18. StephieBee

    StephieBee New Member

    And ive come up with Japan, on the set of Midnight Eye.

    Never have seen it before or heard of it but i can google pretty well.
  19. kholmes

    kholmes New Member

    The leper colony sounds terrible, but very interesting.
    Maybe they'll round us up and send us to Molokai.

    Here's another hint: the film was from the 1980s.

  20. ckball

    ckball New Member

    Where The Beach was filmed? Carla

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