daily menu » rate the banner | guess the city | one on oneforums map | privacy policy (aug.2, 2013) | DMCA policy | flipboard magazine

Go Back   SkyscraperCity > World Forums > Citytalk and Urban Issues > Guess the City

Guess the City Can you guess the location?



Reply

 
Thread Tools
Old May 24th, 2011, 09:59 AM   #21
Union.SLO
Existere et persistere
 
Union.SLO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ljubljana - Vienna
Posts: 8,422
Likes (Received): 898

No to both.
Union.SLO no está en línea   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
 
Old May 24th, 2011, 11:33 AM   #22
christos-greece
Moderator!
 
christos-greece's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 90,914
Likes (Received): 46077

Rio de Janeiro?
__________________
Urban Showcase: Athens Kalamata Trikala Thessaloniki
Cityscapes: Paris Barcelona Dubai, U.A.E. Monte Carlo, Monaco
General photography: Castles of France - Chateau de France and, since May of '08: Greece!
christos-greece no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 02:59 PM   #23
Zbignich
Egistered ruser
 
Zbignich's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 6,167
Likes (Received): 154

Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide?
Zbignich no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 05:31 PM   #24
Union.SLO
Existere et persistere
 
Union.SLO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ljubljana - Vienna
Posts: 8,422
Likes (Received): 898

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zbignich View Post
Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide?


#4
Union.SLO no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 05:39 PM   #25
Zbignich
Egistered ruser
 
Zbignich's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 6,167
Likes (Received): 154

London, New York, San Francisco?
Zbignich no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 05:53 PM   #26
christos-greece
Moderator!
 
christos-greece's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 90,914
Likes (Received): 46077

Philadelphia, Chicago?
__________________
Urban Showcase: Athens Kalamata Trikala Thessaloniki
Cityscapes: Paris Barcelona Dubai, U.A.E. Monte Carlo, Monaco
General photography: Castles of France - Chateau de France and, since May of '08: Greece!
christos-greece no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 06:02 PM   #27
OhioTodd
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Columbus Ohio
Posts: 432
Likes (Received): 6

It is the Singer Tower, NYC. Was the world's tallest building for a few years.

Most people mourn it's destruction in the sixties-personally I do not like it and am glad it is gone. *runs*
OhioTodd no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 06:23 PM   #28
Union.SLO
Existere et persistere
 
Union.SLO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ljubljana - Vienna
Posts: 8,422
Likes (Received): 898

Exactly, and until 9/11 the tallest structure ever demolished I think. Well, a matter of taste, but it was much more interesting than the ordinary black box that replaced it imo.

#5
Union.SLO no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 06:26 PM   #29
OhioTodd
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Columbus Ohio
Posts: 432
Likes (Received): 6

Quote:
Originally Posted by Union.SLO View Post
Exactly, and until 9/11 the tallest structure ever demolished I think. Well, a matter of taste, but it was much more interesting than the ordinary black box that replaced it imo.

#5
For some reason I just did not care for it, although I do mourn most tall older buildings that are taken down...just not this one for some reason.


I have no idea for this one.

Casablanca, Cairo, Algiers?
OhioTodd no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 07:27 PM   #30
Zbignich
Egistered ruser
 
Zbignich's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 6,167
Likes (Received): 154

Istanbul.
Zbignich no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 08:29 PM   #31
Union.SLO
Existere et persistere
 
Union.SLO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ljubljana - Vienna
Posts: 8,422
Likes (Received): 898

Quote:
Originally Posted by OhioTodd View Post
I have no idea for this one.

Casablanca, Cairo, Algiers?
Apparently you have, Cairo it is.


#6


Quote:
POINTS

Zbignich: 19
OhioTodd: 16
travelbug: 7
christos-greece: 1
Union.SLO no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 09:20 PM   #32
Zbignich
Egistered ruser
 
Zbignich's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 6,167
Likes (Received): 154

USA.

Saint Louis, Chicago, Baltimore?
Zbignich no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 11:06 PM   #33
Union.SLO
Existere et persistere
 
Union.SLO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ljubljana - Vienna
Posts: 8,422
Likes (Received): 898

Nope, not the States
Union.SLO no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 11:15 PM   #34
Blazar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 11,788
Likes (Received): 137

india
Blazar no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 11:20 PM   #35
Union.SLO
Existere et persistere
 
Union.SLO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ljubljana - Vienna
Posts: 8,422
Likes (Received): 898

Quote:
Originally Posted by Blazar View Post
india
Sė, now the city please!
Union.SLO no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 24th, 2011, 11:38 PM   #36
Blazar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 11,788
Likes (Received): 137

jaipore (jaipur)
Blazar no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 25th, 2011, 12:25 AM   #37
Concrete Stereo
Registered User
 
Concrete Stereo's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Lyon
Posts: 1,191
Likes (Received): 78

Great idea for a thread Union!
Concrete Stereo no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 25th, 2011, 02:19 PM   #38
Union.SLO
Existere et persistere
 
Union.SLO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ljubljana - Vienna
Posts: 8,422
Likes (Received): 898

Thank you!

Not Jaipur.
Union.SLO no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 25th, 2011, 03:13 PM   #39
sathya_226
DIPLOMAT
 
sathya_226's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Maximum City!
Posts: 2,762
Likes (Received): 23

mysore, kerala, gwalior ?
sathya_226 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 25th, 2011, 07:18 PM   #40
Union.SLO
Existere et persistere
 
Union.SLO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ljubljana - Vienna
Posts: 8,422
Likes (Received): 898


Pay attention to the gates on the right side, which are actually a square pavilion..
Union.SLO no está en línea   Reply With Quote


Reply

Tags
guess the city

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT +2. The time now is 03:56 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Feedback Buttons provided by Advanced Post Thanks / Like v3.2.5 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

SkyscraperCity ☆ In Urbanity We trust ☆ about us | privacy policy | DMCA policy

Hosted by Blacksun, dedicated to this site too!
Forum server management by DaiTengu