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Old 06-11-2013, 11:54 PM
 
Location: Juneau
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Sitka, AK. On the edge of outer waters with a volcano on the horizon, and the mountains of Baranof Island as a backdrop. Oldest city in Ak, and known as "Russian Alaska." A fishing town with Russian heritage.

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Old 06-12-2013, 12:16 AM
 
Location: :0)1 CORINTHIANS,13*"KYRIE, ELEISON"*"CHRISTE ELEISON"🙏 ❄⭐🎄⛄
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Sitka, AK. On the edge of outer waters with a volcano on the horizon, and the mountains of Baranof Island as a backdrop. Oldest city in Ak, and known as "Russian Alaska." A fishing town with Russian heritage.







Beautiful!! Thanks!
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Old 06-12-2013, 01:14 AM
 
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Mt. Shasta City, California

Dunsmuir, California

These towns are at the base of Mt. Shasta in rural Northern California.
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:45 AM
 
Location: St Simons Island, GA
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It doesn't get any more quaint than Essex, CT.

www.essexct.com
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Old 06-15-2013, 04:57 PM
 
Location: Philadelphia
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St. Augustine, Florida.
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Old 06-15-2013, 05:04 PM
 
Location: Toronto
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Taos,NM
Santa Fe,NM
Montpelier,VT
Grafton,VT
Lake Placid,NY
Saranac Lake,NY
Dubois,WY
Ouray,CO
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Old 06-15-2013, 05:24 PM
 
Location: Foot of the Rockies
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*Taos,NM
*Santa Fe,NM
Montpelier,VT
*Grafton,VT
Lake Placid,NY
*Saranac Lake,NY
Dubois,WY
*Ouray,CO
* = Too touristy for quaint, esp. Santa Fe! (IMO)
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Old 06-15-2013, 08:49 PM
 
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Saugatuck, Michigan.
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Old 06-16-2013, 05:46 AM
 
Location: Wonderland
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Nacogdoches, the oldest town in Texas.

Its dense Piney Woods setting is very quaint.
Yep - and I'd add Jefferson and even Mineola to the list.
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Old 06-16-2013, 05:53 AM
 
Location: Wonderland
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My favorite quaint town is Yorktown, Virginia.
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