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Looks like a beach near St. Anthony, Newfoundland.

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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

It looks like a toy village you buy at the hobby shop for your train set...
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It looks like a toy village you buy at the hobby shop for your train set...
Mark, I think this photo looks more like the toy village. It's one posted a while back of St. Pierre.
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[QUOTE=Seaduction;1809218]This place is much colder than Havana.

Wild guess: somewhere along the Norwegian coast?
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This place is much colder than Havana.

Wild guess: somewhere along the Norwegian coast?
That is correct. The country is Norway. Sorry for the delay; had a lot of things to do today.
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It took a bit of Google sleuthing, but...it looks like Horsdal, Norway.

Norway was really a stab in the dark on my part, the picture just had a Scandinavian look to me.

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It took a bit of Google sleuthing, but...it looks like Horsdal, Norway.

Norway was really a stab in the dark on my part, the picture just had a Scandinavian look to me.
Very close.
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

The name of the location in the quiz photo means "banquet hall" in old Norwegian language.
Its about 67 degrees north latitude.

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The name of the location in the quiz photo means "banquet hall" in old Norwegian language.
Its about 67 degrees north latitude.
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