Where in the world am I? | 2019 edition

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Rules of play
The Rules are below, the main one being. Please, only one photo at a time until we have a confirmed correct answer. It makes it much easier to keep track of.
  1. Take an obscure photo of a BA location you are currently in (or have visited recently)
    • Post on this thread and add a clue (if you feel itís required)
      The goal is then to be the first person to correctly guess the location.
      • The OP confirms who has the first correct guess
        • The OP updates the win to the Wiki
          If the winner has not won before, their name is entered and the post date/time they won is added below. If the winner has won before, the date and time of the post they won is added below their name. The post number should be that of the post containing the photo (not the post containing the correct guess).
          USER NAME
          Location guessed, Photo post #, time guessed in.
          Location guessed, Photo post #, time guessed in.
          Location guessed, Photo post #, time guessed in.
          etc. etc
          • To try and keep it further within the remit of the forum, I think double points should be awarded in the event that the OP can get a BA logo into the photo without giving the game away.
            • Multiple guesses are allowed, but must be turn about with other members and at least 10 mins apart
              • Please try and keep it to one live photo at a time.


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Old May 27, 19, 7:16 am
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Somewhere offering very little lumbar support. I get backache just looking at that photo.
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Old May 27, 19, 7:30 am
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Is this PHL?
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Old May 27, 19, 7:52 am
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Not PHL
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Old May 27, 19, 11:54 am
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Crickey! Not many guesses
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Old May 27, 19, 11:58 am
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Hi,

I'll help ( no idea where it is but will go for IAH?)

Regards

TBS
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Old May 27, 19, 12:01 pm
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This is, without doubt, the very worst lounge I have ever frequented. As you can see, rubbish seating, rubbish drinks selection with no spirits at all on display, sandwiches not in a fridge and that were actually weeping in the heat (didn't eat of course!), poor aircon. I will be turning up very much later for my flight next time I go there that is certain... to make it worse, we actually turned up at check-in 2hrs early so we had a 2hr wait to end up in this place for another 2hrs. The sparkling wine was OK and refreshing though
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Old May 27, 19, 12:02 pm
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Thanks for trying but not IAH.

Clue... it is in Europe
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Old May 27, 19, 12:27 pm
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Is it PRG?
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Old May 27, 19, 12:29 pm
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Not PRG
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Old May 27, 19, 1:42 pm
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Rhodes ?

Last edited by YYCCL3; May 27, 19 at 1:51 pm Reason: wrong island
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Old May 27, 19, 2:22 pm
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Originally Posted by YYCCL3 View Post
Rhodes ?
yes... RHO. Congrats. I'll update the wiki later
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Old May 27, 19, 2:23 pm
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Last edited by alex67500; May 27, 19 at 2:24 pm Reason: (trumped, and I was wrong anyway...)
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Old May 27, 19, 2:59 pm
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Maybe I can try something a little more distinctive.


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Old May 27, 19, 3:05 pm
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Is it DFW?
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Old May 27, 19, 3:07 pm
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Is it ARN?
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