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Old 01-01-2015, 01:56 AM
 
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Being from Texas... I'll show you a few things about Texas

East Texas Pine Woods
https://maps.google.com/maps?q=texas...12,212.14,,0,0

San Antonio River Walk
https://maps.google.com/maps?ll=29.4...12,324.11,,0,0

Texas travel information center in Texarkana (entering Texas)
https://maps.google.com/maps?ll=33.4...12,325.94,,0,0



And from Colorado
Highway 70 in De Beque Canyon
https://maps.google.com/maps?ll=39.2...12,195.89,,0,0

Monument Park, Grand Junction, Colorado
I drove this whole place in an old beat up company truck ... I had never been so scared
https://maps.google.com/maps?ll=39.0...p=12,72.6,,0,0
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Old 01-03-2015, 11:52 AM
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Location: Western Massachusetts
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Bicyclists in a Czech park:

https://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&l...classic&dg=brw
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Old 01-05-2015, 10:29 AM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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The Atacama desert in northern Chile, the only place in the world where no rainfall has ever been recorded in human history:

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Calama...54.31,,0,-6.72

Near Ushuaia, ,Argentina, the end of the world's most southerly connected road link:

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Chile&...172.02,,0,1.22

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Old 01-05-2015, 03:28 PM
 
Location: Slovakia
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From Slovakia:

Bojnice Castle
https://www.google.com/maps/@48.7803...NJg4hQ!2e0!3e5

Popradské pleso - one of the lakes in the Tatra Mountains
https://www.google.com/maps/@49.1524...-IjtNg!2e0!3e5

Jasovská Cave
https://www.google.com/maps/@48.6773...OKbZsw!2e0!3e2

Town of Bardejov
https://www.google.com/maps/@49.2927...gqiUtQ!2e0!3e5

The ruins of Spiš Castle
https://www.google.com/maps/@48.9989...4xacWg!2e0!3e5

Slovak Paradise National Park
https://www.google.com/maps/@48.9467...vV4Zbg!2e0!3e5

A tajch in central Slovakia
https://www.google.com/maps/@48.4460...AezUGA!2e0!3e5
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Old 01-05-2015, 03:29 PM
 
Location: Paris
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Road through a cave:
https://maps.google.fr/maps?q=Le+Mas...43.71,,0,-0.37
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Old 01-05-2015, 11:49 PM
 
Location: Valdosta (Atlanta Native)
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Atlanta
https://www.google.com/maps/place/At...990b630b?hl=en
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Mi...3b7c6428?hl=en
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Vi...07d2c308?hl=en
https://www.google.com/maps/@33.8105...!2e0!3e5?hl=en
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Old 01-06-2015, 10:49 PM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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North Korea, as seen from Russia (in the distance, across the river):

https://www.google.com/local?ll=42.4...02.26,,3,-0.82
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Old 01-07-2015, 11:13 AM
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Location: Western Massachusetts
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Odd road surface in Taiwan:

https://maps.google.com/maps?q=taiwa...,59.5,,0,-3.83
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Old 01-07-2015, 11:18 AM
 
Location: Taipei, Taiwan
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^It's probably just a sidewalk.
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Old 01-10-2015, 07:40 AM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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Famous tourist sites, as seen every day by the locals:

Driving past he Colosseum in Rome:

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Coloss...,64.27,,0,3.25

Driving past the Casino in Monte Carlo

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Casino...21.53,,0,-2.63

Driving past the Eiffel Tower in Paris

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Eiffel...81.86,,0,-20.9

Driving past the Brandenburg Gate, Berliln

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Eiffel...81.86,,0,-20.9

Driving past Buckingham Palace, London

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Buckin...134.44,,0,5.26

Driving past Copa Cabana, Rio

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Copaca...25.39,,0,-15.4

Driving past the Empire Stae Building, New York

https://www.google.com/maps?q=Empire...,155.6,,0,-2.5

Driving past a Swiss Bank, Zurich

https://www.google.com/maps?q=bank+n...75.9,,0,-26.66
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