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Finding the name of some place, food, monument, or other travel-related thing.

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What are these ladders on the sides of houses on Åland for?

While travelling on the Åland islands, I noticed that a lot of houses have ladders reaching from under the windows to a meter or 2 from the ground. I had seen similar ladders on the sides of houses in ...
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Which building is this? And where is it located?

This is a picture of the skyline that is printed in the elevator of my building. It's killing me that I don't know where it is. Can anyone help me?
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Can anyone identify this city skyline?

I have a video that shows a few quick glimpses out of a window and I have pieced together frames to make a complete image. Can anyone identify this city? Google Images, TinEye, and Wolfram-alpha ...
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Where on earth is this church which looks like a confused chicken?

This picture has been circulating on twitter and in the office. But it doesn't say where it is. Can anyone provide the church's location?
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What is this distinct ceramics style and where it is made?

(Maybe not exactly a travel question, but I hope it is on-topic here.) Several years ago, while travelling across Montenegro, in one souvenir shop in Kotor and in one shop in Ulcinj I found very ...
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Can anyone recognise the location and uniforms in these pictures

I came across these photos which I believe to be a European city. I was wondering if the knowledgable travellers of this group can name the city and who is in the uniforms (Police, Army) I appears to ...
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Where's this coastline in Gros Morne National Park?

From Newfoundland Labrador Tourism's Instagram:
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Where's this walkable cliff in Francois NL?

Note the human standing at the edge. How do I walk to it? From Newfoundland Labrador Tourism's Instagram
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Where's this walkable cliff in Gros Morne National Park?

Note the humans standing at the edge. How do I get to this cliff? From Newfoundland Labrador Tourism's Instagram
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Where's this vantage point on a rock in Charlevoix?

The screenshot beneath hails from YouTube, at the 5:26 juncture. Where's this?
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What city skyline is this picture of?

So I stumbled upon a picture of a cityskape. I'd like to know what city is in the picture. Help anyone?
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Where is this photo of a group of hikers taken? Is it really in the Ural?

With this story on tutu.ru on the Kvarkush plateau in the Ural comes this photo with the filename ural-4.jpg: Source: tutu.ru. It doesn't look like the Ural to me — on other photos of the Kvarkush ...
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Where's this islet in Saguenay Québec?

I lighted on this website that contains the picture beneath. It cites iStockphoto.com/jnnault, but this URL is broken. User AakashM found https://www.istockphoto.com/ie/photo/sagenay-fjord-quebec-...
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Where's this “vibrant fall foliage” “along the shores of Jasper's Athabasca River”?

Marc Adamus, the photographer, didn't disclose his email or contact details on his website. I submitted the form twice, but got no reply after a month. Where is this on Jasper's Athabasca River? ...
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Where`s this in Monts-Valin National Park?

I lighted on this website that contains the picture beneath titled 'Monts-Valin in early autumn' by Zhao Qin in Montreal QC. Please see the titled question. Can I drive to it in a rental sedan?
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Where in North Carolina is this Christmas shopping plaza from Stuck In Love (2012 film)?

This scene's on You-tube. IMDB and Wikipedia asseverate this movie was filmed in North Carolina. Stuck in Love started shooting in Wilmington, North Carolina in March 2012, primarily in the ...
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Where is this lake?

The filename of this image is "rocky mountains", but it rather looks like Norway to me. Where is it exactly? No source I find through Google Images or through tineye will be more specific than „...
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Where's this cliff in Charlevoix Québec?

The screenshots beneath hail from YouTube; the camera pans from the left to the right screenshot. Where's this? Is 'cliff' the correct term? Can a 79 y.o. man hike this safely?
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Where's this in Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park, AB?

I saw this on YouTube with description - Grab your hiking boots and join photographers Alex Strohl (@alexstrohl) and Andrea Dabene (@andreadabene) along with hiking guide A.V Wakefield (@picobac) ...
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What is this arch-and-tower near a road?

my father took many pictures of this building when I was a child but he is not longer with us so I can’t ask him.
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Where are these buildings?

I would like to know where this is from.
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What does this Suriname traffic sign mean?

I saw several of them around Paramaribo, Suriname. Left side looks kind of like "vehicles not allowed" and the right side like "parking prohibited" signs, but there was plenty of cars riding and ...
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What is this statue in Ancient Agora of Athens?

Maybe a God? I think the statue was located at the entrance of the ancient market, but that's an old photograph, so I don't really remember..
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Map displayed in this airplane cabin

Would anyone know where the map with both the rendering and the meta-data of the photo below can be found online? Image credits: https://liveandletsfly.boardingarea.com/2018/08/31/middle-east-...
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Where's this picture of a glacial moraine in autumn taken?

This picture's from r/autumn. I searched with Google Images but no result! Is there a geographical term for this landscape? Can I access this by private automobile?
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Where's this swanky house and vineyard near a mountain?

The screencaps beneath are from this YouTube video, which itself is from the 2006 movie Blood Diamond. Jennifer Connelly (who starred in it) once remarked that it was filmed in South Africa and ...
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What are these mysterious green balls in the sea in New Caledonia?

I was recently in Baie d'Oro, Ile des Pins, New Caledonia, and the lagoon had dozens of these mysterious green balls rolling around the sea bed: They varied in size from large grape to small grape, ...
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Where's this in Gros Morne National Park?

Is there a geographical term that fits this scenery? My real estate agent didn't take these pictures, but said they look like Gros Morne. Where exactly?
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What is this short middle rail?

Around Paris, Transilien (suburban train) stations all seem to have a few short rail segments between two rails, immediately preceded or followed by an even shorter raised thing. Here's how it looks ...
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Where's this lookout in Nova Scotia?

https://www.novascotia.com/explore backgrounds this picture. Even if I'm right to guess Cabot Trail, where exactly is this? Can I drive up to this lookout? Any hiking required?
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Motel on Route 66 in California, 1963

Our family followed Route 66 to California in August 1963, and I'm trying to organize the few photos of the trip that I've found. I believe we stayed at this motel, and that it was in California. ...
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What is this and what is the purpose of it? [closed]

I saw this one in my rent a car but I am not too sure the purpose of it as no heat is going out of it? Is it just decoration?
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What are these white things in Stuttgart

I am for the first time in Stuttgart and I saw these things and I am not sure what they are ? What are their purpose? Can someone help me out to figure out that?
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Canadian places identification

I've recently came across a post claiming that the following images are taken in Canada. A quick Google search told me that the first image is Spirit Island and the last is Moraine Lake. Third image ...
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Where's this in Lillooet BC?

Google Images furnished nothing. Where was this photo taken from ? Can I access by private sedan where this girl is standing? Any hiking required?
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What castle is this?

Can anyone tell me what castle this is and where it is located?
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Where was this photo taken (screensaver on LG Oled TV)?

Can someone please tell me where this picture of a church on an Alpine lake was taken?
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Where is this in Margaree Valley, Cape Breton Highlands, NS?

I saw this picture on Reddit. Can someone please pinpoint its location on Google Maps? I'd like to drive to it when I visit. Thanks!
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What is this lever in Argentinian toilets?

I've seen it in some places in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It's not used for flushing the toilet, there's a separate button for that.
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What are these boxed doors outside store fronts in New York?

In New York around lower Manhattan I saw some storefronts with these boxed doors outside. What are they called and what is their function?
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What does this British road sign mean?

BBC Radio Solent tweeted a picture of a road closure (apparently near Winchester): In the background, there is a road sign with two red lights on and a yellow "symbol". What does it mean?
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Where is this beach in Prince Edward Island?

The photographer lists the location as Covehead, but the place name on the right (under the map) states 'Bay Fortune'. Can anyone pls locate it on Google Maps? I'm curious if this beach looks better ...
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What are these metallic plates found around Iceland?

What is the name and function of these circular metal plates we have seen in random locations around Iceland? They look like sime sort of star map or sun clock. We've seen this one along road 52 I ...
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Where do I find this building in Tbilisi, Georgia?

I'm looking for this place in Tbilisi. Does anyone recognise this and can point me to the right way?
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What are these “balls” that we found in Uruguay?

We found a bunch of these balls across "Rio del Plata" in Montevideo or in the coast of Uruguay (Punta del Este). There is a liquid in the ball. Also, it has a soft skin.
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Where is this gorge?

While preparing a cycle tour in Morocco, I saw this point on google maps : But it seems to be placed on a bad location on the map. Can someone tell me where is it located, as I'd love to go there by ...
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Where's this verdant ridge?

Reverse image searching turned up nothing, as the log-in box possibly belied the original picture. Any geographers here? What type of ridge is this?
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Which hotel is featured on the cover of Career Paths: Hotels & Catering?

I just saw this English learning book and was wondering which hotel is this:
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Where are these old Yugoslavian monuments?

I came across a list of old Yugoslavian monuments that look quite interesting. Actually, I already saw the one in Podgarić and it was really impressive. Now I wanted to locate the rest of them, but ...