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TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« on: May 17, 2012, 09:00:58 AM »
 



       

Any and all LOCATION spoilers and the discussion of the PLACES and FILMING SITES of TAR 21 should go here.
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #1 on: May 17, 2012, 11:05:24 AM »
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #2 on: May 26, 2012, 11:28:17 PM »

With Full Credit to CAPER for an AMAZING third time Start Find:

RFF is proud to announce that

THE AMAZING RACE 21 START LOCATION IS:

THE PASADENA COLORADO BRIDGE!!



This beautiful Pasadena Landmark is on the US Registry of Historic Places.





And RFF's Amazing Chateau took these shots early this AM showing the 11 constructions for the first task!




« Last Edit: May 26, 2012, 11:44:14 PM by georgiapeach »
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #3 on: May 26, 2012, 11:51:33 PM »
Here are the teams lined up for the start.  They are standing at the eastern end of the Colorado Street Bridge.
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2012, 04:04:16 AM »
This 360 picture gives an excellent look at where the rappel task took place:

Arroyo Bridges
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #5 on: May 28, 2012, 04:59:47 AM »
Our First Leg Map...  :tup:

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #6 on: May 28, 2012, 04:02:31 PM »
Chateau, can you show us where on the map they are standing please?
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #7 on: May 28, 2012, 05:44:54 PM »
Chateau, can you show us where on the map they are standing please?

I was about 600 feet from the lineup:

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #8 on: May 30, 2012, 12:23:27 AM »
Based on Prama's reports, here's a blog with pictures of Leg 2 pitstop Pabean Market: http://kristupa.wordpress.com/2011/04/29/suatu-pagi-di-pasar-pabean-surabaya/

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #9 on: June 16, 2012, 12:02:03 PM »
first location brooklyn bridge park
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #10 on: June 16, 2012, 12:13:31 PM »
Brooklyn Bridge Park was the start line of TAR 8 (Family Edition).
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #11 on: June 16, 2012, 01:54:25 PM »
5th Ave and 51st. filming spotted here


Source please??
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #12 on: June 16, 2012, 02:39:06 PM »
Brandon Hammond ‏@bchammond
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #13 on: June 16, 2012, 04:04:28 PM »
New Yorkers know that 51st St. and 5th Avenue is St. Patrick's Cathedral on one side of that Avenue.

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #14 on: June 16, 2012, 05:58:27 PM »
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Amazing Race fans in New York City-- THEY ARE FILMING NOW! FINAL LEG! POST PICS! #AmazingRace #TAR #TAR21 Lombardi's Pizza!

ignore the blue marker...

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #15 on: June 20, 2012, 08:53:40 PM »
A blog post which claims a sighting at Amboise, just down the road from Chenonceaux.
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #16 on: June 20, 2012, 09:46:05 PM »
A blog post which claims a sighting at Amboise, just down the road from Chenonceaux.
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Oh boy! Amboise and Cheverny too!! Thanks Slowhatch!
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #17 on: September 24, 2012, 02:13:02 PM »
I don't think I've put this up yet. 

The location of the eleven 2013 Ford Escapes that Teams will drive to LAX is La Casita del Arroyo.



It's about a 1,000 foot run from where they read the first clue after the rappel.

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #18 on: September 25, 2012, 04:10:25 AM »
Nice one!!

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #19 on: October 02, 2012, 04:02:35 PM »
Note that these are look like  :lol: the same location in Amsterdam:



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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #20 on: October 02, 2012, 04:08:19 PM »
What are you seeing that makes it the same please? All those canals look the same! There are little caravan "shops" around, could that be one? ???
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #21 on: October 02, 2012, 04:09:57 PM »
What are you seeing that makes it the same please? All those canals look the same! There are little caravan "shops" around, could that be one? ???

No peach, look at the little bridge that cross the canal, there's the same blue-tent mechanical music stand.. :)
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« Reply #22 on: October 02, 2012, 04:35:13 PM »
I'm going to have to say that they don't have to be the same now. 

In fact now I know they are not the same place  :lol:  BRB   :hoot:
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #24 on: October 02, 2012, 05:07:25 PM »
Chateau, this is consistent with the sightings in De Wallen area.  It's about 1,8 kms. from Centraal Station in the same direction.
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #25 on: October 02, 2012, 05:31:25 PM »
Chateau, this is consistent with the sightings in De Wallen area.  It's about 1,8 kms. from Centraal Station in the same direction.

I'm getting only 650 meters for this spot:



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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #26 on: October 02, 2012, 06:53:22 PM »
So, maybe this is the location of one of the Detours?
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« Reply #27 on: October 02, 2012, 06:57:09 PM »
I've been thinking this and no one has thrown this thought out there, so I will.  The area where the season preview showed two of the teams looks a lot like the area of the detour in Amsterdam for TAR 12, Leg 2. I can't point to anything precise, but different teams in that detour had to use different houses, so it is possible there is some sort of overlap.

I also recall teams having to cross a bridge in the immediate area, so there's got to be a canal IIRC the TAR 12 locale.
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #28 on: October 02, 2012, 07:24:28 PM »
So, this is what we have by now about Amsterdam:

A.-  Centraal Station, where the teams were first spotted.

B.-  Westerkerk, Prinsengracht, where the Chips been watching doing a task            (Detour maybe?)

C.-  Scheepvaart Museum area, where the bus cap was located.

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #29 on: October 02, 2012, 07:24:41 PM »
From season 12 we have a pic of the Goths running:

Colby: I believe that pic with the Goth's running is towards this area  Church of St.Nicolas is on the Prins Hendrikkade.

I went thru the season 12 archive the other day, lots of fun stuff! Many of the attached pics have been deleted (which is why it is CRUCIAL to EMBED your pics!!) but the process was fun to re-read. I still remember how excited we were to find the Ransdorp Church giving us the field from a screencap, and the Durgendam marina. Good times!

You can go browsing here if you want! Puddin has a lovely summary:

http://forum.realityfanforum.com/index.php/topic,13841.0.html

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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #30 on: October 02, 2012, 07:44:51 PM »
So, this is what we have by now about Amsterdam:

A.-  Centraal Station, where the teams were first spotted.

B.-  Westerkerk, Prinsengracht, where the Chips been watching doing a task            (Detour maybe?)

C.-  Scheepvaart Museum area, where the bus cap was located.

The Chips were spotted here, not at WesterKerk.

https://maps.google.com/maps?q=amsterdam&ll=52.364632,4.896013&spn=0.001006,0.002466&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&hnear=Amsterdam,+Government+of+Amsterdam,+North+Holland,+The+Netherlands&gl=us&t=h&z=20&layer=c&cbll=52.364632,4.896013&panoid=GjA37YfV7iQqVHpDPxiICw&cbp=12,308.48,,0,11.7

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« Reply #31 on: October 02, 2012, 08:09:14 PM »
 :gaah: Yes, you're right (this is what happen when you try to do a lot of things at the same time  :lol:)

Now the right one:

A-.  Centraal Station, where the teams were spotted.
B.-  Herengracht, as the location of the extended promo cap with the Chips doing some task (maybe a Detour?).
C.-  Scheepvaart Museum area, as the location of the bus task (previous promo).
D.-  Papenbroekssteeg, De Wallen, Abby & Ryan and the Beekmans asking for directions.
E.-  Ransdorp, the location of the ditch-vault RB (the only one that could be defined as hilarious, according to Phil).
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #32 on: October 02, 2012, 08:20:13 PM »
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« Reply #33 on: October 02, 2012, 08:34:18 PM »
What do you think?  Have we found our first Detour place?
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #34 on: October 02, 2012, 10:15:14 PM »
Amsterdam identified locations, updated with the new Chateau's info.

A.-  Centraal Station.
B.-  Papenbroekssteeg
C.-  Herengracht
D.-  Reguliersgracht 89 (cap of Trey & Lexie)
E.-  Blauwbridge (intro)
F.-  Scheepvaart Museum
G.-  Ransdorp.
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« Reply #35 on: October 02, 2012, 10:28:25 PM »
Ransdorp remains spec, right?
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« Reply #36 on: October 02, 2012, 10:36:45 PM »
Ransdorp remains spec, right?

Yes.  It's only for the purpose of showing the distance between the places (even though the "hilarious" from Phil could be applied for the ditch-vaulting  :lol:).
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« Reply #37 on: October 03, 2012, 09:11:58 AM »
Ok.  Here's the link to the map of Amsterdam, with all the identified location - see the previous posts -, and the places where the ditch-vaulting ("G") and the eel counting ("H") RB were performed.

http://goo.gl/maps/WvSAk
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« Reply #38 on: December 03, 2012, 05:58:37 PM »
Chateau and I had been working on this for some time...but I waited one day too long to post it!! :lol3:

For the record:
 
THE TAR 21 FINALE WILL INCLUDE A MEMORY TASK AT

THE UNITED NATIONS PLAZA.

Teams will be expected to correlate the Hello/Goodbye greetings they have heard on the MAT with the FLAGS of each country they visited. They will need to somehow ??hoist the correct flag that matches the greeting??





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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #39 on: December 03, 2012, 07:01:17 PM »
Clarification:

They attach the two greeting banners to the black wooden frames and then hoist the frame.  They have to pick through a collection of banners and attach them to the frame that is on the correct flag pole.  No doubt there are bogus greetings to sort through.   :cmaslol
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Re: TAR 21 Locations/Destinations **Spoilers**
« Reply #40 on: December 03, 2012, 11:57:03 PM »
Clarification:

They attach the two greeting banners to the black wooden frames and then hoist the frame.  They have to pick through a collection of banners and attach them to the frame that is on the correct flag pole.  No doubt there are bogus greetings to sort through.   :cmaslol

That sounds like the best memory task ever created since season 12's bike, ditch vault pole, milk, chicken, stilts, gun, propane tanks, cleaning guy, tea :lol: final task.

Is there any other confirmations in NYC's districts were visited? I'm conforming Little Italy is a check mark from the "make & deliver pizza task" and Coney Island from the Jaymes & James pic sneak-in.
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