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Old 01-31-2017, 12:43 AM
 
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France (where 90+% are Algerian/Moroccan/Tunisian/Ivorian/Senegalese/Congolese/Cameroonian/Malian/Guinean).
That is not true.

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In Germany you can find a lot of graffiti/old buildings but not spaghetti electricity.
Japan is like the No. 1 in terms of spaghetti electricity.
http://www.qilook.com/wp-content/upl...8440313339.jpg

Korea too.
https://66gkqq.bay.livefilestore.com...6/IMG_1159.JPG

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Old 01-31-2017, 12:54 AM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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That is not true.

Japan is like the No. 1 in terms of spaghetti electricity.
How do you know? You walked in the slums of France?

Japan does have overhead wiring but its not spaghetti-styled and its definitely not number 1 in that.
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Old 01-31-2017, 01:04 AM
 
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Japan does have overhead wiring but its not spaghetti-styled and its definitely not number 1 in that.
http://img3.cache.netease.com/photo/...5C1OQR0007.jpg

Well it's certainly one of the top ones if not No. 1.

Not that it's a bad thing. I think it's kinda cool.

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Old 01-31-2017, 01:15 AM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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Its far above the ground, in South Asia and Southeast Asia its A LOT worse, you can even touch them...


Vietnam:

http://english.cri.cn/mmsource/image...ec82593f62.jpg

http://fc01.deviantart.net/fs70/i/20...pybunnybun.jpg

http://l7.alamy.com/zooms/5d3983fbf9...nam-e1wwa1.jpg

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Old 01-31-2017, 07:51 AM
 
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Watch this Israel street tour from 02:00 to 09:00...
I agree.

I've been to Tel Aviv, Israel is also among my favorite countries but many buildings look as if they're about to collapse. I'm talking mostly about the downtown, there are parts with considerably better view such as you may google Ramat Aviv or "Northern Star"(forgot the Hebrew name). Herzlya nearby Tel Aviv looks quite luxurious too.

Cars are "OK" though, not quite reaching Dubai level of OK, but newish despite being super expensive to maintain from what I've heard.
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Old 01-31-2017, 09:38 AM
 
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Its far above the ground, in South Asia and Southeast Asia its A LOT worse, you can even touch them...


Vietnam:
Ok Japan can be the No. 1 in developed world in terms of spaghetti wires. Vietnam is really poor so it's not a fair comparison.

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I've been to Tel Aviv, Israel is also among my favorite countries but many buildings look as if they're about to collapse. I'm talking mostly about the downtown, there are parts with considerably better view such as you may google Ramat Aviv or "Northern Star"(forgot the Hebrew name). Herzlya nearby Tel Aviv looks quite luxurious too.

Cars are "OK" though, not quite reaching Dubai level of OK, but newish despite being super expensive to maintain from what I've heard.
I still think it looks normal. Graffiti annoys me but it's not really a big deal either. You guys probably have a higher standard of architectural aesthetics.
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Old 01-31-2017, 09:46 AM
 
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Well it's certainly one of the top ones if not No. 1.

Not that it's a bad thing. I think it's kinda cool.

That looks ugly.

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Old 01-31-2017, 12:39 PM
 
Location: Top of the South (Motueka), NZ
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Overhead powerlines are on the increase here. Easier to repair after earthquakes.

What buildings with holes?
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Old 01-31-2017, 01:08 PM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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What buildings with holes?
I said this about Israel, not New Zealand.
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Old 01-31-2017, 08:15 PM
 
Location: London, UK
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For the opposite scale, Luxembourg looks quite poor compared to the earlier images of extravagance.

http://www.timetravelturtle.com/wp-c...34_web-lrg.jpg

http://www.units.miamioh.edu/luxembo...ket square.jpg
This is poor compared to some modernish buildings in Georgia. Forget it.
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