Friday Photo Quiz #5

The answer to the last quiz: It was the booming capital of Panama, Panama City. Speaking of capital cities, here’s a photo from the capital of this week’s country.

Leave your best guess as a comment. I’ll put all the correct answers into a hat, draw one, and the winner of the drawing gets a copy of the audiobook version of my book Common Sense and Whiskey.

Win free stuff every Friday this summer. New photo every Friday, drawing the next Thursday, winner notified by email Friday. Good luck.

Now: What’s your guess in this week’s quiz?

And since this might be a tough one, here’s a second photo taken in this week’s country, which might be another clue. Maybe. Where on earth can this be?

Friday Photo Quiz #4

The answer to the last quiz was Jordan, specifically in the photo, the capital of Amman. Now for this week’s quiz. Where on earth can this be?

Leave your best guess as a comment. I’ll put all the correct answers into a hat, draw one, and the winner of the drawing will win a copy of the audiobook version of my book Common Sense and Whiskey.

Win free stuff every Friday this summer. New photo every Friday, drawing the next Thursday, winner notified by email Friday. Good luck. hat’s your guess in this week’s quiz?

Now: What’s your guess in this week’s quiz?

Friday Photo Quiz #3

The answer to last week’s quiz was Ecuador. We saw the capital, Quito, and Mt. Cotopaxi. Now for this week’s quiz. Where on earth can this be?

Leave your best guess as a comment. I won’t publish the comments so no one can give away the answer. I’ll put all the correct answers into a hat, draw one, and the winner of the drawing will win a copy of the audiobook version of my book Common Sense and Whiskey.

Win free stuff every Friday this summer. New photo every Friday, drawing the next Thursday, winner notified by email Friday. Good luck. Now, what’s your guess in this week’s quiz?

Friday Photo Quiz 2

Win free stuff, once a week this summer. Every Friday I’ll put up a random photo from one of the 120 countries on EarthPhotos.com, and you play sleuth. Where on earth can it be?

Leave your best guess as a comment. I won’t publish the comments so no one can give away the answer.

I’ll put all the correct answers into a hat, draw one, and the winner of the drawing will win a copy of the audiobook version of my book Common Sense and Whiskey.

New photo every Friday, drawing the next Thursday, winners notified by email Friday.

Good luck. Have fun.

So, take a look at this week’s photo. What country is this?

Friday Photo Quiz, Thursday Edition

Let’s have a little fun. Are you game to test your geographic knowledge? Fridays through the summer I’ll put up a random photo from one of the 120 countries on EarthPhotos.com. For starters we’ll do this first one a day early. You play sleuth. Where on earth can this be?

Leave your best guess as a comment. I won’t publish the comments so no one can give away the answer.

I’ll put all the correct answers into a hat, draw one, and the winner of the drawing will win a copy of the audiobook version of my book Common Sense and Whiskey. Free stuff, once a week.

New photo every Friday, drawing the next Thursday, winners notified by email Friday.

Good luck. Have fun.

So, game time: from what country do you guess this first photo comes?

New Ancient Continent

If you’re geographically inclined you’ll enjoy this eight page pdf claiming to have discovered a new continent, titled Zealandia: Earth’s Hidden Continent from the Geological Society of America, from which this map comes:

zealandia

Interesting in its own right, but also it’s not often you get to read about Kerguelen.

Our Big Beautiful Planet in 15 Water Landscapes

We’re bound for Eastern Europe to see what people there think about the emerging story in Ukraine. And to take some pictures. Watch for those here over the next several days.

We’ll leave you with these photos from EarthPhotos.com. Click any of them for an enlargement. Each enlargement takes you to that photo’s Country Gallery. To explore more photos from that country, mouse over the enlargement and click the big X in the upper right. Enjoy them.

Landscape07

 Sunset across Lake Malawi from Likoma Island, Malawi.

Landscape06

A catered beach in the Gulf of Thailand, southern Thailand.

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