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Old 02-18-2010, 08:53 AM
 
Location: St Simons Island and Atlanta, GA
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New York
Chicago
San Francisco
Washington DC
Miami Beach
Charleston
Savannah
Boston
Philadelphia
Pittsburgh
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Old 02-18-2010, 08:58 AM
 
Location: New Orleans, United States
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Atlanta (the newer high-rises)
Charleston (the older architecture)
Galveston
Houston
Miami
New Orleans
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Old 02-18-2010, 09:37 AM
 
Location: Chicago - near NW
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It makes me happy that people appreciate the architecture of my city. Chicago has great neighborhood architecture outside of downtown, but you have to know where to look I'd say, and much of it was razed by the city in decades past.
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Old 02-18-2010, 10:33 AM
 
Location: St Simons Island and Atlanta, GA
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Atlanta (the newer high-rises)
Charleston (the older architecture)
Galveston
Houston
Miami
New Orleans
Yikes! Leaving NOLA off my list was a gross oversight. I could wander for days drinking in that city's architecture.
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Old 02-18-2010, 11:40 AM
 
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Any Sunbelt city with Spanish/Mediterranean-Style Architecture.
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Old 02-18-2010, 11:46 AM
 
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Philadelphia
New York City
Washington DC
Boston
Chicago
San Francisco
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Old 02-18-2010, 12:33 PM
 
Location: Sarasota, Florida
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If I had just one to pick it would be Philadelphia! It's architecture spans our entire country's history and much of it's older architecture has been preserved. From the brick and cobblestone streets and rowhouses of it's founding in the 1680's; much of which is still intact...to it's modern and sleek office towers such as One and Two Liberty Place...Philadelphia has experienced and erected each and every architectural style that our country has to offer..including Mordern Art Deco. :-)

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Old 02-18-2010, 02:38 PM
 
Location: Sarasota, Florida
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Old 02-18-2010, 02:42 PM
 
Location: St. Louie
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New York
Chicago
San Francisco
Boston
Philadelphia
St. Louis
Washington DC
Pittsburgh
Cincinnati
Baltimore
New Orleans

Pretty much any city that was big when they actually built things right.
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Old 02-18-2010, 02:43 PM
 
Location: Jacksonville,Florida
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I have to say Miami Beach with its varied architecture, with the ART DECO of South Beach to the modern skyscrapers of Sunny Isles.
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