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View Poll Results: Which of these North American cities has the best combined architectural and natural skyline?
Denver 32 10.19%
Los Angeles 36 11.46%
Portland (OR) 7 2.23%
Seattle 157 50.00%
Vancouver (BC) 82 26.11%
Voters: 314. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 12-28-2009, 05:11 PM
 
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Denver
Los Angeles
Portland (OR)
Seattle
Vancouver (BC)

 
Old 12-28-2009, 05:20 PM
 
Location: Denver
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My vote goes to Seattle. Absolutely breathtaking.
 
Old 12-28-2009, 05:36 PM
 
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If you mean natural beauty when you say "natural", you left out of your poll one of the primary examples: San Francisco.

Of your list, I will say Vancouver.

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Old 12-28-2009, 05:56 PM
 
Location: Somewhere in the universe
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Going with Vancouver.
 
Old 12-28-2009, 11:58 PM
 
Location: Phoenix metro
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Vancouver by a long shot here. Gorgeous skyline and background scenery!
 
Old 12-29-2009, 12:13 AM
 
Location: roaming gnome
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seattle... vancouver is pretty low rise and lots of cookie cutter...
there is only one building over 150m... seattle has like 20+ along with the better architecture of the two and the supersonic thing. throw in giant mountain backdrop and its over for me.
 
Old 12-29-2009, 12:14 AM
 
Location: Greeley, Colorado
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Most people are gonna pick Seattle over Denver but I pick Denver b/c it's the only one listed I've actually been to plus I think the skyline is highly underrated compared to the rest listed (except maybe Portland).
 
Old 12-29-2009, 04:19 PM
 
Location: Spain
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Architecture:

1. Los Angeles
2. Seattle
3. Denver
4. Vancouver
5. Portland

Natural scenery:

1. Vancouver
2. Seattle
3. Portland
4. Los Angeles
5. Denver

I voted Seattle, it placed well in both categories.
 
Old 12-29-2009, 07:46 PM
 
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
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Seattle is the best with its Space Neetle and Mt. Ranier.
 
Old 12-29-2009, 08:26 PM
 
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I think san francisco should be on the list, it's known for world wide for its natural beauty and would most likely beat most of those cities listed.
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