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Old 15 July 2004, 02:00   #1
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AM I in THE US?

Any bets where these photos were taken from?
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Old 15 July 2004, 02:11   #2
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One of the bridges over the Thames in London? Hungerford Bridge?
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Old 15 July 2004, 02:16   #3
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No Louise unfortunately not ............ and you will not believe it when I'll tell you
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Athens??? Nice pics, BTW.
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Old 15 July 2004, 02:40   #5
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Nope
This is the new bridge from Rio to Anti-rio in Peloponese connecting Peloposese to Sterea Hellas (middle Greece). Is about 10 miles long (I think).
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Nice to see where are EU subsidizes are going!
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You can tell its in Greece.

Theres still a tower crane in the backround!

Nice photo Manos.
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Old 15 July 2004, 05:49   #8
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Nick is my complaint too as well as the complaint of another 10000000 Greeks but who listens.

We have stadiums, roads in and around Athens looking like you are in the most technologically advanced country and also many semi finished Olympic game buildings and roads that will never finish I don't think. But we also have the rubbish on the streets and the under funded schools, no farming, no electricity in some remote villages, no roads in those villages, no water services, no telephone (or may be just one for emergency) no health care, and a complicated paper ridden (not computerised as most of the people in the Government offices don't know how to use these strange machines) bureaucratic system that does not even exist in a 3rd World Country. Apart from that we wanted to do the Olympics and the tourist trade is 30% down from last year and last year was at 70%! They beg people to buy Olympic Games tickets on the TV adverts as not very many Greeks will go and no tourist either from what the stats say.


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Not only that but the lifeblood of Greece - British tourists - are locked up and treated like criminals for taking photos at an air display!
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Cod I'm afraid will have to disagree with you.
Taking photos in and around a military base is a criminal offence in Greece as well as in many other countries including the US.
There were signs where these people were taking the photos saying that taking photos is prohibited and all that. They should had been more careful and not take any photos. IMHO serves them right. In all countries (inc UK) ignorance of the local law is not excused and if you don't obey the law you suffer the consequences
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