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View Poll Results: You top pick? (multiple choice this time-- for those that like a few of the places)
New York 38 27.74%
London 38 27.74%
Hong Kong 29 21.17%
Tokyo 15 10.95%
Paris 17 12.41%
Voters: 137. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Old 10-22-2014, 01:41 AM
 
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1. New york
2. Tokyo
3. Hong Kong
4. London
5. Paris
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Old 10-22-2014, 02:04 AM
 
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I'll vote up Paris because it has so little love here.

For atmosphere
1=New York
1=London
3) Hong Kong
4) Tokyo
5) Paris

For dining
1=Paris
1=New York
3) London
4=Hong Kong
4=Tokyo

For culture and arts
1=Paris
1=London
3) New York
4) Tokyo
5) Hong Kong

For Public transport
1) Tokyo
2) London
3=Hong Kong
3=Paris
5) New York

For Nightlife
1) New York
2) London
3) Hong Kong
4=Paris
4=Tokyo

For Cleanness
1) Tokyo
2) London
3) Hong Kong
4) Paris
5) New York

For safety and crime
1=Tokyo
1=Hong Kong
3) London
4) New York
5) Paris

For friendliness
1) Hong Kong
2) Tokyo
3) New York
4) London
5) Paris

Architecture
1) Paris
2) London
3) New York
4) Hong Kong
5) Tokyo

Public spaces and parks
1) London
2=New York
2=Paris
4) Tokyo
5) Hong Kong

Last edited by DUMBONyc; 10-22-2014 at 03:23 AM..
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Old 10-22-2014, 03:40 AM
 
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I should add these as well:

Shopping
1) New York
2) London
3) Paris
4) Tokyo
5) Hong Kong

Business opportunities
1=New York
1=London
3) Hong Kong
4) Paris
5) Tokyo

Fashion (industry and street)
1) Paris
2) New York
3) London
4) Tokyo
5) Hong Kong


Overall scores (1st place = 5 points)
1) London 51
2) New York 46
3) Paris 39
4) Tokyo 34
5) Hong Kong 32

Last edited by DUMBONyc; 10-22-2014 at 03:53 AM..
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Old 10-22-2014, 05:50 AM
 
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I haven't been to Tokyo. So based on the other 4, I would say that NYC and London are a close tie and then Paris and Hong Kong.
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Old 10-22-2014, 10:45 AM
 
Location: United Kingdom
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Originally Posted by DUMBONyc View Post
I'll vote up Paris because it has so little love here.

For atmosphere
1=New York
1=London
3) Hong Kong
4) Tokyo
5) Paris

For dining
1=Paris
1=New York
3) London
4=Hong Kong
4=Tokyo

For culture and arts
1=Paris
1=London
3) New York
4) Tokyo
5) Hong Kong

For Public transport
1) Tokyo
2) London
3=Hong Kong
3=Paris
5) New York

For Nightlife
1) New York
2) London
3) Hong Kong
4=Paris
4=Tokyo

For Cleanness
1) Tokyo
2) London
3) Hong Kong
4) Paris
5) New York

For safety and crime
1=Tokyo
1=Hong Kong
3) London
4) New York
5) Paris

For friendliness
1) Hong Kong
2) Tokyo
3) New York
4) London
5) Paris

Architecture
1) Paris
2) London
3) New York
4) Hong Kong
5) Tokyo

Public spaces and parks
1) London
2=New York
2=Paris
4) Tokyo
5) Hong Kong
This is about right, but Paris is not more dangerous than NYC.

Paris has a homicide rate of 4.4. NYC 6.0. In both cities they're mainly to do with the ghettoes.
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Old 10-22-2014, 12:44 PM
 
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NEW YORK CITY to the top (Capital of the world)

then Hong Kong (cool place full of energy)

then Paris (pretty but boring and unfriendly)

last London (rainy, expensive, ugly women, bad food, everything closes early)
You obviously haven't visited London you spanner. Or Paris.
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Old 10-23-2014, 10:05 AM
 
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This is about right, but Paris is not more dangerous than NYC.

Paris has a homicide rate of 4.4. NYC 6.0. In both cities they're mainly to do with the ghettoes.
Paris does not have a homicide rate of 4.4 , this an error made by a newspaper who compared apples and oranges. Paris homicide rate is under 2.
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Old 10-23-2014, 02:51 PM
 
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Things close early in London? Someone want to elaborate on that statement?
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Old 10-23-2014, 03:16 PM
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Location: New York / Long Island, NY
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This is about right, but Paris is not more dangerous than NYC.

Paris has a homicide rate of 4.4. NYC 6.0. In both cities they're mainly to do with the ghettoes.
And NYC doesn't have a homicide rate of 6.0. It was 4.0 last year and so far about the same this year.
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Old 10-23-2014, 03:16 PM
 
Location: Blighty
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Things close early in London? Someone want to elaborate on that statement?
Shops and department stores close 8pm to 9pm. Pubs close between 11pm and midnight. Bars between 1am and 2am. Clubs around 4am. There are several 24 hr convenience shops and all night restaurants.

Depending on the day, you'll often find large crowds drifting around the West End hubs well after midnight.

When TfL switches to 24 hr Tube operations on weekends in 2015, it's likely that there will be more demand for 24 hr services, shops and restaurants.
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