Where in the World

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  1. zstairlessone

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    A remake of Tara?
     
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    No, think of a haunted house in a large amusement park.
     
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    Haunted Mansion in Disney World/Land?
     
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    Where is this and what is it's name? Some history would be nice too.
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    Cape of Good Hope in South America. Portuguese explorer Bartolomeu Dias was the first European to find it (credit: wikipedia)
     
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    You have the correct name of the land mass but your geography's a bit off.

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    First colonized as a penal colony by the British and Dutch, but I'm going to give Goofy a chance instead of jumping in with a geographical correction.
     
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    Southern tip of Africa not South America :D
     
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    My initial thought was Tierra del Fuego.
     
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    Now you've got it. Next challenge is yours.

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    I am not able to monitor a challenge at the moment; therefore the floor is open.
     
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    I'll give clues if required. I took this photograph myself.

    Where was I when I took it? I'd like a reasonable degree of accuracy.



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    Am I in the ballpark if I use Fort St. John as a starting point?

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