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Countries by Picture #4

Can you name the countries that are depicted in these images?
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Last updated: March 6, 2018
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34 Comments
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Level 60
Mar 7, 2018
that picture from Mexico is not very determining is it ? could be anywhere
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Level 85
Mar 7, 2018
Perhaps, but the picture depicts La Quebrada Cliff Divers, a famous group based in Acapulco, Mexico, that does daily shows for the public. They basically "wrote the book" on cliff diving.
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Level 39
Mar 7, 2018
There are a lot of places famous for cliff-diving. I would also argue that, given the architectural/natural landmark format of the other pictures, the silhouette of a diver is really not a sufficient clue.
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Level ∞
Jul 13, 2021
Where specifically could this be other than Acapulco?
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Level 72
Oct 23, 2021
The Azores for starters, where Red Bull does Cliff Diving events, they've also hosted in similar-looking places in Italy, Lebanon and Oman.
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Level 66
Nov 22, 2021
Would be funny if you knew that they do this in Azores but not in Mexico, don't you think?
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Level 75
Sep 25, 2022
People do it all over the place.
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Level 77
Mar 9, 2018
I agree. I am great with geography but I really had never heard of that. I kept thinking of Hawaii and people jumping off Diamond Head. Or something in Spain.
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Level ∞
Jul 13, 2021
You can't jump off Diamond Head unless you wanted to land on a rock.
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Level 90
Oct 25, 2021
You can jump off Diamondhead, but only once.
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Level 72
Mar 9, 2018
Yeah, sorry, but a bloke diving off a cliff could be pretty much anywhere in the world.

Great series of quizes though. I found this one a lot harder than the others.

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Level 59
Jun 22, 2018
I immediately thought of Elvis in the film Fun in Acapulco.
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Level 75
Jun 22, 2018
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Level 75
Jun 22, 2018
I'd have been surprised if it was anything other than Mexico.
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Level 58
Oct 25, 2021
Maybe it's just for the older ones here, but Acapulco is pretty much the first thing that comes to my mind regarding cliff diving...
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Level 71
Mar 7, 2018
Ugh, on the Italy question I kept on guessing Rome :P
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Level 81
Mar 8, 2018
Didn't know Portugal
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Level 69
Mar 26, 2018
What is the picture from Portugal? I was guessing European seafaring nations so eventually got it. That and the one from Mali - both intriguing, what/ where are they?
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Level 68
Apr 23, 2018
The one from Mali is the Great Mosque of Djenné, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. And the picture from Portugal is a detail from a monument in Lisbon called Padrão dos Descobrimentos (Monument of Discoveries), devoted to Portuguese explorers of the 15th and 16th centuries.
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Level 75
Jun 22, 2018
Great to see some new photos instead of the same old ones - exception for the Parthenon and Pantheon - those show up often.
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Level 86
Jun 22, 2018
Agreed, but it does make the quizzes more challenging. I spent a lot more time randomly guessing on this one than I usually do.
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Level 79
Jun 22, 2018
Even though I'm just okay at these types of quizzes, I love seeing all kinds of spectacular places that I previously wasn't aware of. Sri Lanka? Wow!
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Level 88
Jun 27, 2018
Sri Lanka was the only one I missed. I'm curious to know what that photo depicts.
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Level 60
Aug 23, 2018
It is Sigiriya (Lion Rock) - ancient rock fort, amazing place!
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Level 37
May 26, 2019
The photo of the camel could represent any number of Middle Eastern or North African countries; what makes it uniquely Sudanese?
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Level 68
Nov 26, 2019
Nubian pyramids
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Level 84
Dec 19, 2019
Wait, I got 4 points (10-of-15) without realizing there was another row of photos? Wow. (not that I would've known any of those last 3 anyway) Not bad!
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Level 33
Apr 26, 2020
Shame so many of the quizzes are so fast, not all of us are super quick.
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Level 74
Oct 23, 2021
Greece: the Parthenon!

Myanmar: Shwedagon Pagoda!

Mexico: ... a guy jumping off some rocks.

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Level 60
Oct 23, 2021
There is improper grammar in the title ("Can you the countries...")
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Level 31
Jun 12, 2023
no there is not ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
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Level 64
Oct 24, 2021
That's a very nice monument in Lisbon. Been there a few weeks ago.
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Level 77
Apr 10, 2022
Too world-centric
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Level 38
Dec 27, 2022
Wasn't Italy also in Countries by Picture 2?