Mystery Photo Game 31


log in

Advanced search

Message boards : Cafe SETI : Mystery Photo Game 31

Previous · 1 . . . 7 · 8 · 9 · 10 · 11 · Next
Author Message
Profile Chris SProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 19 Nov 00
Posts: 32302
Credit: 14,269,523
RAC: 11,823
United Kingdom
Message 1230042 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 15:59:42 UTC

Venice Simplon Express, or the Rocky Mountaineer ?

Profile tullioProject donor
Send message
Joined: 9 Apr 04
Posts: 3814
Credit: 393,242
RAC: 238
Italy
Message 1230079 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 17:33:51 UTC

Switzerland?
____________

Profile Gary CharpentierProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 25 Dec 00
Posts: 12972
Credit: 7,660,260
RAC: 9,968
United States
Message 1230088 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 17:53:52 UTC - in response to Message 1229980.

The name of the train please.


Train? Humm. Might need to know if more than one operates on the track.
Bridge, The Landwasser viaduct.

____________

Profile tullioProject donor
Send message
Joined: 9 Apr 04
Posts: 3814
Credit: 393,242
RAC: 238
Italy
Message 1230095 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 18:04:14 UTC
Last modified: 10 May 2012, 18:04:52 UTC

I took the Bernina Express from Tirano to St.Moritz and I don't remember passing on this bridge, So it must be the other one.
Tullio
____________

Profile ignorance is no excuse
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 4 Oct 00
Posts: 9529
Credit: 44,433,321
RAC: 0
Korea, North
Message 1230132 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 19:24:15 UTC - in response to Message 1230095.

That's Timmy I'd recognize him anywhere
____________
In a rich man's house there is no place to spit but his face.
Diogenes Of Sinope

End terrorism by building a school

John McLeod VII
Volunteer developer
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 15 Jul 99
Posts: 24785
Credit: 524,053
RAC: 86
United States
Message 1230208 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 21:15:13 UTC - in response to Message 1230079.

Switzerland?

Yes.
____________


BOINC WIKI

John McLeod VII
Volunteer developer
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 15 Jul 99
Posts: 24785
Credit: 524,053
RAC: 86
United States
Message 1230210 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 21:15:48 UTC - in response to Message 1230095.

I took the Bernina Express from Tirano to St.Moritz and I don't remember passing on this bridge, So it must be the other one.
Tullio

Either that or your memory is faulty.
____________


BOINC WIKI

John McLeod VII
Volunteer developer
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 15 Jul 99
Posts: 24785
Credit: 524,053
RAC: 86
United States
Message 1230211 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 21:16:16 UTC - in response to Message 1230132.

That's Timmy I'd recognize him anywhere

No.
____________


BOINC WIKI

John McLeod VII
Volunteer developer
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 15 Jul 99
Posts: 24785
Credit: 524,053
RAC: 86
United States
Message 1230213 - Posted: 10 May 2012, 21:17:29 UTC - in response to Message 1230042.

Venice Simplon Express, or the Rocky Mountaineer ?

No.
____________


BOINC WIKI

Profile tullioProject donor
Send message
Joined: 9 Apr 04
Posts: 3814
Credit: 393,242
RAC: 238
Italy
Message 1230382 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 3:38:57 UTC

Then it is Bernina Express.
____________

John McLeod VII
Volunteer developer
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 15 Jul 99
Posts: 24785
Credit: 524,053
RAC: 86
United States
Message 1230384 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 3:48:47 UTC - in response to Message 1230382.

Then it is Bernina Express.

Yep.
____________


BOINC WIKI

Profile tullioProject donor
Send message
Joined: 9 Apr 04
Posts: 3814
Credit: 393,242
RAC: 238
Italy
Message 1230400 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 4:37:25 UTC


This church, said to be a Bramante design, has two names. One is the Saint to which it is dedicated, the second refers to a characteristic of its architecture. Name the locality.
Tullio
____________

Profile UliProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 6 Feb 00
Posts: 10011
Credit: 5,470,266
RAC: 192
Germany
Message 1230402 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 4:44:23 UTC

Somewhere in the Alps?
____________
Pluto will always be a planet to me.
Order your 15th Seti Anniversary Shirt today. Just PM me for details.
Cash Donation Specialist

Seti Ambassador

Profile tullioProject donor
Send message
Joined: 9 Apr 04
Posts: 3814
Credit: 393,242
RAC: 238
Italy
Message 1230404 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 4:52:15 UTC - in response to Message 1230402.

Somewhere in the Alps?

No, but the surroundings host many rocks used by freeclimbers.
____________

Profile Gary CharpentierProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 25 Dec 00
Posts: 12972
Credit: 7,660,260
RAC: 9,968
United States
Message 1230408 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 5:00:40 UTC

Without even looking, olive trees and cypress, I'll guess Italy.

____________

Profile tullioProject donor
Send message
Joined: 9 Apr 04
Posts: 3814
Credit: 393,242
RAC: 238
Italy
Message 1230412 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 5:11:08 UTC - in response to Message 1230408.

Without even looking, olive trees and cypress, I'll guess Italy.

Right
____________

Profile UliProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 6 Feb 00
Posts: 10011
Credit: 5,470,266
RAC: 192
Germany
Message 1230418 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 5:25:08 UTC

Hey at least I nailed the area somewhat. Have you climbed it?
____________
Pluto will always be a planet to me.
Order your 15th Seti Anniversary Shirt today. Just PM me for details.
Cash Donation Specialist

Seti Ambassador

Profile arkaynProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 14 May 99
Posts: 3720
Credit: 48,768,260
RAC: 1,737
United States
Message 1230422 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 5:33:01 UTC

Just a point of info, thread 32 is awaiting the winner of this round.
____________

Profile tullioProject donor
Send message
Joined: 9 Apr 04
Posts: 3814
Credit: 393,242
RAC: 238
Italy
Message 1230432 - Posted: 11 May 2012, 6:15:21 UTC - in response to Message 1230418.
Last modified: 11 May 2012, 6:18:25 UTC

Hey at least I nailed the area somewhat. Have you climbed it?

I am too old to climb. I have followed the trails which lead to the rocks and chatted with climbers,also Austrian, German English,Swiss and French, including a guide from Chamonix. I have a niece in Chamonix and he knew her, in a small city everybody knows each other.
____________

Profile tullioProject donor
Send message
Joined: 9 Apr 04
Posts: 3814
Credit: 393,242
RAC: 238
Italy
Message 1230881 - Posted: 12 May 2012, 8:39:55 UTC
Last modified: 12 May 2012, 8:42:33 UTC

Hint: the church is dedicated to the Madonna di Loreto, who is the Saint Protector of Italian airmen, since Her home has flown from Palestine to Loreto (so the legend goes, at least). Oddly enough, the Comune on which the church is located hosts also an Italian Aero Industry, partly because in the Thirties it made hydroplanes, which could be launched directly into the sea.
Tullio
____________

Previous · 1 . . . 7 · 8 · 9 · 10 · 11 · Next

Message boards : Cafe SETI : Mystery Photo Game 31

Copyright © 2014 University of California