That's part of it. Essentially I'd just like to have the default DW land terrain textures, water, fog, borders, and all of that. I can recognize the higher quality and effort put into the of the new ones, but I'm just too used to the old ones that anything different turns me off. I do like your gameplay changes, I just always gravitated towards DAO Lite because of it's appearance.
Also, do you have any idea what would cause me to have this odd issue with borders on DAO maps? Occasionally I'll have a province border shoot off south into Africa or west into the Atlantic Ocean. Here's an example of a line shooting off from a border in France and going across the Mediterranean into Algiers: