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Old 08-08-2010, 06:01 PM
 
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So many , my list would have to include the following in terms of beautiful architecture:

Florence
Oxford
Edinburgh
Tallinn
Sarlat
Krakow
Dubrovnik
Heidelberg
Paris
Granada
San Francisco
Bath
Stratford Upon Avon
St Petersburg
Bruges
Ghent
Prague
Amsterdam
Delft
Budapest
Salamanca
Lisbon
Split
Bologna
Parma
St Jean de Luz
Rome
Jerusalem
Cartagena
Carmel
Quebec city
Savannah
Funchal
Sana
San Miguel de Allende






In terms of setting :

Vancouver
HK
Ushuiaa
Rio de Janeiro
Anchorage
Pria
Cape Town





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I thought the word---prettiest--refers to one.
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Old 08-09-2010, 01:38 AM
 
Location: Northern California
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In terms of scenery, I'd say Vancouver, Canada. The Mountains are so close and there is the Inlet, Bay, and glass skyscrapers everywhere. But I was not all that impress with their nightlife, urban setting. I'd thought it would be a bustling city.
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Old 08-09-2010, 01:39 AM
 
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Default China Attractions

Beijing,Suzhou,Hangzhou,Tibet,Xi'an,Guilin,Shangha i,Hongkong
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Old 08-09-2010, 07:03 AM
 
Location: Orlando
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I would have to say...

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It was stunning to sit on a cliff side cafe and watch the ships below.
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Old 08-09-2010, 07:50 AM
 
Location: Oxford, England
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I thought the word---prettiest--refers to one.
Too hard to pick but if I am being bullied into one , prettiest to me today ( it will vary depending on my mood) would be Dubrovnik because I am missing the sea so much at the moment...

But tomorrow it might be Florence or Sana... who knows.

I have been to all those I listed and all were pretty and beautiful in very varied ways. To pick one is to me impossible. It is like those "what's your favourite book/song/movie" ?

How can one pick one item when the human soul is so complex as to give us different feelings and emotions for almost everything in life ? My "favourites" depend on the moment I am in.
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Old 03-02-2012, 01:30 PM
 
Location: Idaho
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Venice, Italy
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Old 03-02-2012, 01:54 PM
 
Location: Nantahala National Forest, NC
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Granada and Toledo, Spain
Lisbon, Portugal
Florence, Italy
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Old 03-02-2012, 03:46 PM
 
Location: Colorado
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Gosh, so hard to choose. I would say, in no particular order: Vienna, Oxford, Münster (NW Germany), Rothenburg ob der Taube, York and Portmeirion.
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Old 03-02-2012, 05:24 PM
 
Location: Bay View, Milwaukee
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Kind of hard to choose, but a few sure bets are:

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Montreal, Canada
Troyes, France
Kilkenny, Ireland
Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
San Francisco, CA, USA
Princeton, NJ, USA

For a longer list, I could include New Orleans, Brooklyn, Barcelona, Genoa, Vienna, Reykjavik, and many others.... This summer I'm going to Venice, Split, Dubrovnik, and other Adriatic places, so I may need to revise the list.
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Old 03-02-2012, 09:34 PM
 
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Barcelona and Copenhagen.

In the states, Chicago is the loveliest to me
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