Those Windows 10 pre-password pictures

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Sep 2016
2:57pm, 25 Sep 2016
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ChrisHB
I recognised the one I got today: it was of Edinburgh. I can't name the street, but the Quaker Meeting House is on the raised pavement to the right, a good place to go for lunch during the Festival.

This picture confirmed to me that these are (probably) all highly doctored to make them appear more than a little surreal.
Sep 2016
3:04pm, 25 Sep 2016
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Night-owl
I see some lovely ones always wonder where they are
Oct 2016
6:26pm, 7 Oct 2016
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ChrisHB
The one I have today is of Ronda in Spain, and is the first to feature somewhere I've run.
Oct 2016
9:18pm, 8 Oct 2016
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Ndwdave
I currently own "a zone called Ronda" as I was there this May
Oct 2016
9:20pm, 8 Oct 2016
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Son of a Pronator Man
Chris : that would be Victoria Street - goes to the Grassmarket from George IV Bridge ?

I have some sort of minecraft thing
Oct 2016
10:30pm, 8 Oct 2016
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JK *chameleon*
I miss the laughing fox in the snow that was there to start off with.
Oct 2016
10:32pm, 8 Oct 2016
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ChrisHB
I see that this thread has been linked to Fetch Fliers, no doubt because these are the only two threads that mention Ronda.
Feb 2022
8:08pm, 28 Feb 2022
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Dvorak
I've been to Ronda. Twice. Stayed at the Hotel Polo.

I attended C.A.B. training in the Quaker Meeting House: also got an excellent lunch. Dhal, with fresh coriander.

Recently, my Windows 10 picture has been Croatian islands. Look idyllic.
Mar 2022
11:48am, 1 Mar 2022
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Dvorak
Today's picture is of the Moray ruins near Cusco in Peru. According to the clickthrough, this was (it is theorised) the complex site of an Incan agricultural research station.

traveldiagram.com

peruforless.com

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