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Your Favourite City In The World?  
User currently offlineQantasAirways From Australia, joined Mar 2001, 1273 posts, RR: 3
Posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 2019 times:

What is your favourite city in the world and why?

I'm looking for places to go  Big thumbs up

Mine is... Shanghai - the whore of the orient

QantasAirways
The spirit of Australia


Spirit of Australia
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User currently offlineLima From Argentina, joined May 1999, 1122 posts, RR: 15
Reply 1, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 2015 times:

Come to Buenos Aires, is very exciting and has plenty of places and opportunities to enjoy a stay there.

User currently offlineLHMark From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 7255 posts, RR: 48
Reply 2, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 2009 times:

Berlin. The crossroads of the twentieth century, and a really fun town, to boot! -Mark


"Sympathy is something that shouldn't be bestowed on the Yankees. Apparently it angers them." - Bob Feller
User currently offlineDC-10 Levo From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 3432 posts, RR: 5
Reply 3, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2005 times:

The one and only MIAMI!

Been there 3 times (as I live in the UK) and it is great!

DC-10


User currently offlineGo Canada! From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2001, 2955 posts, RR: 11
Reply 4, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2002 times:

London, dublin, toronto, southampton, edingburgh.


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User currently offlineLPL From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2001, 1055 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2001 times:

Honolulu, Liverpool, New York and San Francisco.

User currently offlineLHMark From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 7255 posts, RR: 48
Reply 6, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 1997 times:

Runner up: Gary, Indiana. Cultural capital of the midwest.

Bronze medal: Bayonne, New Jersey.



"Sympathy is something that shouldn't be bestowed on the Yankees. Apparently it angers them." - Bob Feller
User currently offlineSabena332 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1997 times:

1. Barcelona
2. Dublin
3. San Francisco
4. Milan
5. London

Patrick


User currently offlineKL713 From Netherlands, joined Aug 2001, 765 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1992 times:

Amsterdam, London, Barcelona, Rotterdam and Paramaribo


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User currently offlineAerLingus From China, joined Mar 2000, 2371 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1991 times:

-San Francisco.
-Sydney.
-Hong Kong.



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User currently offlineManni From South Korea, joined Nov 2001, 4221 posts, RR: 23
Reply 10, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1990 times:

Tokyo,
Great night life, nice restaurants, safe...



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User currently offlineSabena332 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 11, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1993 times:

Sorry, I forgot Amsterdam on my list above!

Patrick


User currently offlineB737-700 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 12, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 1986 times:


1.) HONG KONG !!
2.) London
3.) Buenos Aires

I love Hong Kong ! Such a cool place to be !



User currently offlineSleekjet From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 2045 posts, RR: 22
Reply 13, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 1967 times:

Woodstock, VT
Rockwall, TX
Whistler, B.C.
Vancouver, B.C.



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User currently offlineJcs17 From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 8065 posts, RR: 40
Reply 14, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 1954 times:

Runner up: Gary, Indiana. Cultural capital of the midwest.

Dont you know? Gary is Chicago's retarded little brother....

Believe it or not, my favorite city is Paris, followed by New York City...



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User currently offlineSIA Fan From Indonesia, joined Aug 2000, 728 posts, RR: 1
Reply 15, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 1 day ago) and read 1946 times:

Jakarta, Boston, and San Francisco rank pretty high on my list.


SQ*G BD*S
User currently offlineJe89_w From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 2357 posts, RR: 10
Reply 16, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 1945 times:
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Singapore

Sydney
Honolulu (bad economy, but still my home . . . Singapore!)

Je89


User currently offlineWardialer From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 1182 posts, RR: 0
Reply 17, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 1939 times:

Budapest
Amsterdam
Zurich
San Francisco
Vancouver


User currently offline9V-SPF From Germany, joined Sep 2001, 1375 posts, RR: 3
Reply 18, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 1936 times:

From the cities that I´ve been to:

1. San Francisco
2. New York City
3. Munich
4. Vancouver
5. Miami
6. Oslo

and I can´t wait to visit:

- Hong Kong
- Toronto
- Sydney
- Singapore

Daniel


User currently offlineTurbolet From Cape Verde, joined Nov 2007, 0 posts, RR: 1
Reply 19, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 1931 times:

In no particular order:

Sliema (Malta): where I used to live when I was a little kid. It's changed a lot since then but I still like it. There's life: shopping, entertainment and high-rise buildings. It actually looks like a real city!

Uherske Hradiste (Czech Republic): that's where my mum was born and where my aunts, uncles and cousins live. Apart from that aspect of the town, it's surrounded by beautiful countryside, has an old castle nearby and is also good for shopping really (I got my mobile phone there around a year and half back). And did I mention the airport museum at nearby Uherske Hradiste - Kunovice airport with Turbolets galore  Big thumbs up?


User currently offlineKHI747 From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 1614 posts, RR: 1
Reply 20, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 1927 times:

Boston: has to be the greatest place in the world for international students....nightlife and lifestyle to beat! i could not have chosen a better place for school

Bahrain:always have had a great time there....just love that place and may even live there


User currently offlineDerico From Argentina, joined Dec 1999, 4277 posts, RR: 12
Reply 21, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 1906 times:

Favorite BIG cities (I've been to):

Munich
London
New York
Rome
Buenos Aires
Prague

Cities that looo-k-oool (but never been to):

Sydney
Hong Kong
Cape Town
Copenhagen
Toronto
Curitiba

Most exotic BIG city in the world I would like to go to:

Tashkent



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User currently offlineUSAir767 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 190 posts, RR: 0
Reply 22, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1897 times:

Wolfsburg, Germany why you ask? because thats the birthplace of Volkswagen!

User currently offlineLH423 From Canada, joined Jul 1999, 6501 posts, RR: 54
Reply 23, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1894 times:

Boston: Hometown and the most "European" of major, North American cities. I love the atmosphere and the fact that we have four, distinct seasons. I guess it's just civic pride. Drawback: Archaïc American drinking age of 21 leaves the under-21 nightlife rather limited. High prices and standard of living.

Montréal: Beautiful, classic city. I think part of my love is that it reminds me of home, but with a French accent (Such a cliché about Montréal). It's got amazing nightlife, incredibly friendly people (despite the American preconception), and amazing scenery (how many cities have an extinct volcano rising from the centre?). Also, the low cost of housing and goods and services are attractive. And with any luck, will be my new place of living within a year and a half. Drawbacks: Somewhat dirty through a lot of the city. A fair amount of homelessness. A less than robust economy. And finally...the language laws. I love French, I love speaking French, and I love French culture, but I absolutely do NOT love the way the Québec government goes about protecting it.

Other favourites:

1. Budapest, Hungary
2. Edinburgh, Scotland
3. Frankfurt, Germany
4. Vienna, Austria
5. Chicago, USA

LH423



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User currently offlineTransactoid From Canada, joined Mar 2001, 788 posts, RR: 0
Reply 24, posted (11 years 3 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1889 times:

Ushuia...southern-most city in the world. Very cool. And a spiffy airport too!  Smile

25 KHI747 : LH 423 ....i would beg to differ on the under 21 night life scene in Boston specially in the case of international students. They all tend have ID's f
26 Post contains images Turbolet : I mean, just have a look at this. This is Victoria/Rabat, where I live right now: This is Sliema: Just compare them. You can sense the dead boredom an
27 Mbmbos : New York Paris Boston San Francisco Amsterdam
28 CMK10 : Hmmm....A thought provoker 1. New York 2. London 3. San Francisco 4. Greater Orlando DC-10's Forever
29 767-332ER : Sevilla, Spain. New York, NY. Orlando, FL. Las Vegas, NV. Atlanta, Ga.
30 Post contains images Airsicknessbag : Alicante, Boston, Helsinki; runners-up: Hamburg, Sevilla, San Francisco Daniel
31 Post contains images DeanBNE : My own, Brisbane Cairns is beautiful too and Sydney is just so vibrant. Cheers Dean
32 OO-AOG : 1/EUR:Paris 2/ASI:Hong-Kong 3/SAM:Buenos-Aires 4/AFR:Cape-Town 5/NAM:San-Fransisco 6/MES:Dubai 7/PAC:Sydney
33 An-225 : Moscow - the city where I was born New York City - no explanation required San Francisco - great time, people and lots to see, big thanks go out to Su
34 KL713 : btw: in addition to my list: heard a lot of nice stories about Sydney, Melbourne and Perth from friends. I'm going to Oz upcoming summer, hope I will
35 Broke : 1. New York 2. London 3. Halifax, Nova Scotia 4. Marigot, Ste. Martin 5. Santa Barbara, CA 6. Sydney, NSW 7. Agra, Uttar Predesh 8. Cape Town, Western
36 QantasAirways : Ooh, I just LOVE Sydney hehe! Brisbane is nice too! QantasAirways
37 GDB : From experience; New York London Hong Kong Amsterdam Barcelona San Francisco Budapest
38 Blink182 : Boston London Vancouver Geneva blink
39 Delta15 : San Francisco Honululu Barcelona
40 Post contains images Mr.BA : Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast... arrghh everywhere in Autralia is nice . Not to forget Hongkong too!
41 Eitlean : I believe the latest result of "The most livable city in the world" report came up with Vancouver, Canada and Melbourne, Australia in joint top positi
42 QantasAirways : Hmmm... Melbourne sounds interesting!
43 Marco : Montreal Paris Barcelona Singapore New York
44 Post contains images Climbout : Viva las vegas! Not for the gambling, but the climate and desert scenery.
45 BR715-A1-30 : SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS. I love San Antonio. The Alamo, The Airport, Vista View (Neighborhood north of the airport.) My cousin used to live at 1530 Vista A
46 Post contains images MagicMan_841 : If there was a "favorite hellhole" category, I'd say Quebec City for sure (I live there). As far as favorite city goes, I guess mine would be Montreal
47 Fly_yhm : Well I love my city even though most other people don't like it and it has a bad image because people listen too much to what they hear and also read
48 Post contains images Sushka : I have a few: Frankfurt Germany Chicago Illinois Atlanta Georgia Abbotsford Wisconsin Samara Russia Stockholm Sweden Helsinki Finland Kiev Ukraine Sko
49 EGGD : Sydney .
50 Portcolumbus : Milwaukee, WI. Not the nicest city, but I love it there for whatever reason that might be. I love the lake, and people know how to drive there unlike
51 Saxman66 : New York, my favorite London and can't forget my home state, Austin, San Antonio, and Fort Worth I'd really like to travel to HONG KONG.
52 Swissgabe : Zurich (Switzerland) also Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) Tokyo (Japan) Pyongyang (Korea) Vientiane (Laos) Luang Prabang (Laos) Phnom Penh (Cambodia) Tripoli
53 WiLdmanVzla : 01.- Buenos Aires 02.- Paris 03.- San Francisco *******
54 LHMark : Fly_yhm, I guess you just don't get to see the pretty parts of Hamilton from the QEW. Can't beat its location, though!
55 Post contains images Tony Lu : Fairfield, CA, US is mine. Tony
56 Post contains images BA777 : 1. Oxford - Someones hometown = me 2. Really, Sydney is THE place to be BA777
57 Flymia : Boston: Hometown and the most "European" of major, North American cities. LH423. LH423 I have to say Montreal Washingotn D.C. and Miami are more Eourp
58 Mark2102 : Orlando Las Vegas San Francisco New York City
59 Peter : I don't believe it! Has no one said Venice yet?!? Or maybe someone did and I just missed it. In any case, for me there's no question. First place goes
60 777kicksass : 1) Hong Kong - Great skyline, weather (exciting!! - landed in a force 8 typhoon), landscape and food! 2)London - Kind of my home city, good weather (f
61 Post contains images Lindy : I am in love with: 1) Montreal - Canada 2) Las Vegas - USA 3) Kraków - Poland Worst city to hang around is Baltimore MD, Washington DC Rafal
62 LH423 : flymia: Of course, all of these are just opinions, there's no right or wrong answer here, but I would disagree with your choices (especially Miami) ba
63 Seb146 : I have only been to two other cities outside the US, so my favorites are Vancouver, Canada and Portland, Oregon. I would love to visit Tokyo, Sydney,
64 Boeing4ever : Chicago, Illinois Portland, Maine Warsaw, Poland Krakow, Poland Gdansk, Poland Gdynia, Poland New York, New York And pretty much any large metropolita
65 Airplanetire : -San Diego, CA -Chicago, IL -Paris, France -Barcelona, Spain -Avignon, France Regards, Airplanetire
66 Pilothica737 : i gotta give it up for LA. Being from STL... you have to understand where I am coming from. A lesser known place is San Clemente.. that comes in a ver
67 TWAneedsNOhelp : new york, miami, london, least fav: damascus, karachi, cairo
68 Flymia : LH423 great argrument. I been to Boston i the looks is the most Eourpean but to me the felling just is not that Eourpean. To me it feels like a true m
69 Mx5_boy : Being a resident I have to say *Sydney*!!! *yay* There is always something happening, something to do, somewhere to go. It is the most beautiful city
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