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Old 07-17-2008, 06:29 PM
 
Location: San Francisco
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You know that one place that gives you shudders. That's filled with overpriced attractions and shops that are disgusting. List them here.

(In no order)
1.Myrtle Beach/Grand Strand, South Carolina(Thank God Charelston is right down the coast)
2.Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge/Sevierville, Tennesse (This one is quite a shame because the Great Smokies park is beautiful. Again, thank Jesus that Ashville's near by)
3.Branson, Missouri
4.Virgina Beach, Virgina
5.Panama City Beach, Florida
6.Niagra Falls, NY/ON(At least the falls are there)

Last edited by CubsGiantsIndiansfan2008; 07-17-2008 at 06:37 PM..
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Old 07-17-2008, 06:30 PM
 
Location: Princeton, New Jersey
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Myrtle Beach is the worst. It's a dirty places and all I see are a bunch of drunk college kids.
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Old 07-17-2008, 06:34 PM
Status: "Your wife divorced you" (set 9 days ago)
 
Location: Houston
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the woodlands, tx

nothing seems real there. its like if you push on a building it would collapse as if it was just a movie set
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Old 07-17-2008, 06:39 PM
 
Location: SF Bay Area
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Pier 39 in San Francisco. The views and waterfront with the seals is nice but the actual pier and everything on it sucks. It's nothing but cheesy souvenir shops and chain stores you can find in pretty much any mall in America.
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Old 07-17-2008, 06:43 PM
 
Location: Middleton, Wisconsin
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I always felt that they should've never wrecked Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg or Sevierville with that tourist junk. I mean it's right there by the Appalachians.
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Old 07-17-2008, 06:52 PM
 
Location: NJ
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South of the Border!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 07-17-2008, 07:00 PM
 
Location: still in exile......
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LOL, you took right out of my mouth, I totally agree!!!!!

I agree with everyone who said Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge/ and Sevierville, there really isn't much to do there...........
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Old 07-17-2008, 07:01 PM
 
Location: In a delirium
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South of the Border!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I second this one! So painful.
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Old 07-17-2008, 11:30 PM
 
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Why Branson? Just got back and I found the prices there to be reasonable. You need to know where to go.
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Old 07-17-2008, 11:52 PM
 
Location: Kauai, HI
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South of the Border is AWFUL.
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