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Guess Where? Man on White Horse

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This picture of a horse and its rider were carved into a hill in the early 19th century in a seaside town. Do you have any idea where this is? Bonus points if you can guess which king is was created in honor of!

Log in and leave your guesses below and be sure to check back on Monday for the correct answer.

UPDATE 5/02/11: Way to go T+L community member BrendaWeatherhead! You guessed correctly that this hillside carving is the Osmington White Horse monument in Dorset, near Weymouth Bay. This 260 ft. figure was carved into the hills in 1808 by locals in honor of King George III who frequently visited the town.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo courtesy of Travel + Leisure's Photography Contest

Guess Where? City Greenery

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This bucolic scene is in an unexpected location. Can you guess where this is? Let us know if you need a clue.

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UPDATE 4/25/11: We thought this one would stump you guys, but T+L community member sherrylachelle actually got this one! This image is of the Washington Mews in New York. This house, which looks like it belongs in the Tuscan countryside, is located right in the middle of Greenwich Village on a privated gated street a few blocks north of Washington Square Park. Originally built as stables, these buildings now house offices and residences for New York University.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo courtesy of Travel + Leisure's Photography Contest

Guess Where: Geometric Architecture

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This geometric structure was built for a World Expo. Do you know where this is?

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UPDATE 4/18/11: T+L community members AAO, silviasantoyo, and MarcoNorth all guessed correctly—this is a photo of the Oriente Station in Lisbon, Portugal.  Architect Santiago Calatrava designed this structure, which houses a train station, a subway station, and a bus terminal, to accommodate the influx of visitors to the city during the 1998 World Expo. It is located in the Parque das Nações, the site of the Expo.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo courtesy of Travel + Leisure's Photography Contest

Guess Where? Church Spires

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Work began on this European cathedral in the 14th century, yet its unique spires—characterized by a variety of architectural styles, including Neoclassical, Gothic Revival, and Art Nouveau—weren't completed until the 19th century. Can you guess where this is?

Log in and leave your guesses below and be sure to check back on Monday for the correct answer.

UPDATE 3/21/11: T+L community members sholverson, aldaformenti and MoniquePellerin all guessed it right! This is indeed the Duomo di Milano, or the Milan Cathedral, in northern Italy. We're going to have to make these harder for you guys. Check back this Friday for the newest edition of "Guess Where?"


Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo Courtesy of Travel + Leisure's Photo Contest

Guess Where? Colored Houses

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These colorful row houses strike a note with both residents and visitors in this newly re-developed neighborhood.

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Final Chance! Vote for Photo Contest Grand Prize Winner

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Time's running out! This weekend is your final chance to vote for the Grand Prize winner of Travel + Leisure's 2010 Photo Contest. Help decide which one of our 2010 monthly contest winners (seen above) will take the Grand Prize—a trip for two to Hawaii—including a stay at the Halekulani Hotel, a World's Best Award winner. Click here to see the finalists and vote for the one you think deserves to win. Voting ends midnight Monday.

Vote here for the grand prize winner now.

If you missed the chance to enter your photos in the 2010 contest, don't miss the chance to enter your best shots in one of our current contests.

Last Call for Submissions: Winter Travel Photo Contest

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Last Call! The deadline to enter submissions in our Winter Travel Photo Contest is approaching quickly.

There are nearly 500 images already contending for a chance to win a Booq Mamba Large Messenger/Laptop Bag and publication in Travel + Leisure. For your chance to win, submit your photos here, by this coming Monday, January 31.

If you live in the Northeastern United States, get outdoors to capture the aftermath of this week's snowstorm. Or, look to other submissions for inspiration, like The Artic Explorer (above), which one of our community members shot outside of Tromso, Norway.

Snap to it!

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Announcing T+L's September Photo Contest Winners

Funny Sign contest winner

Once again, the competition was fierce at T+L's monthly photo contest. Nearly 2,000 "Funny Sign" photos were narrowed down to 10 finalists by a panel of T+L editors; the online community then voted for their favorites. The winner, "It's a Sign" (shown above), was submitted by T+L community member Harris Qureshi. To reward his sharp eye (and dry sense of humor), Harris will receive a set of Tumi luggage.

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Vote Now: T+L Photo Contest—My Favorite Place

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Over 1,200 photos were submitted the first month of our photo contest (theme: “My Favorite Place”), but only 10 images made the cut. Whether you just want to look at some great pics or weigh in on your fave photo/photographer, you can view the slideshow of semi-finalists and cast your vote here. (Photo credit: Tamar)

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