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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Even though I doubt that I'm correct, my immediate thought was "Single Malt... Scotland... Islay". Perhaps I just have whisky on my mind. But it does look like left-hand drive traffic and the form and color of the license plate would fit as well.
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Almost as far north as Cape Horn is to the South.
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Not Islay, but you're close. There is an Islay distillery that produces a single malt with its "spiritual home" on the island we're looking for.
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Oh great That narrows it down to a couple of hundred Scottish Isles reachable only by ferry... How about the Isle of Arran, that ferry landing could be it and Arran is a good whisky to boot.

I recently had a tasting of Bowmore, the oldest Islay, which prompted my first post and I was fairly certain that I was thousands of miles away - just goes to show the power of suggestion and how the subconscious mind notices things.
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

It goes to one of these islands??
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

It's on the map, which really narrows things down--not "thousands"! This view is from the other side of the ferry route, looking back to the mainland terminus.

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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

How about Lochaline?
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Is this the ferry?

http://www.panoramio.com/photo/75170...=kh.google.com
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Armadale or Craignure

(I looked for a short ferry trip between 2 large bodies of land.)

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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Between Rhubodach and Colintraive is where the ferry operates, at least part of the time.
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