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Old 06-07-2017, 02:12 PM
 
Location: Broomfield,CO
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It's all politics. Denver's sister cities are:

Brest, France
Takayama, Japan
Nairobi, Kenya
Karmiel, Israel
Potenza, Italy
Cuernavaca, Mexico
Chennai, India
Kunming, China
Axum, Ethiopia
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

I've only been to a few of those (that I know of, maybe I passed through others), but Karmiel and Chennai are nothing like Denver.
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Old 06-07-2017, 03:11 PM
 
Location: Vancouver
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Vancouver has only 5 sister cities.

Odessa, Ukraine.
Yokohama, Japan.
Edinburgh, Scotland.
Guangzhou, China.
Los Angeles, United States.

Nice mix. I've only been to two.
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Old 06-07-2017, 03:27 PM
 
Location: San Diego, California Republic
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San Diego Sister Cities

Alcalá de Henares, Spain
Campinas, Brazil
Cavite, Republic of the Philippines
Jalalabad, Afghanistan
Jeonju, Republic of Korea
Edinburgh, Scotland
Leon, Mexico
Panama City
Perth, Australia
Taichung City, Taiwan
Tema, Ghana
Tijuana, Mexico
Vladivostok, Russia
Warsaw Province, Poland
Yantai, China
Yokohama, Japan

How many sister cities in another country actually border one another?
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Old 06-08-2017, 10:23 PM
 
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I don't know what sister cities are for. They seem so random and pointless.

Anyway, Taipei's sister cities are:
Houston, Texas, USA
Lomé, Togo
Manila, the Philippines
Cotonou, Benin
Seoul, Korea
Quezon City, the Philippines
San Francisco, California, USA
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Guam
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Marshall, Texas, USA (where the hell is this?)
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Johannesburg, South Africa
Gold Coast, Australia
Pretoria, South Africa
San José, Costa Rica
Lilongwe, Malawi
Versailles, France
Asunción, Paraguay
Panama City, Panama
Managua, Nicaragua
San Salvador, El Salvador
Warsaw, Poland
Ulan-Ude, Russia (where's this?)
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Dallas, Texas, USA
Dakar, Senegal
Banjul, The Gambia
Bissau, Guinea-Bissau
Mbabane, Swaziland
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
San Nicolás, Mexico
La Paz, Bolivia
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Monrovia, Liberia
Vilnius, Lithuania
Majuro, Marshall Islands
Riga, Latvia
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Daegu, Korea

Partner city:
Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Yokohama, Japan

Friendship cities:
Perth, Australia
Orange County, California, USA
Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
Helsinki, Finland


Basically a bunch of random 4th world capitals plus a bunch of American cities. So pointless...and so many. What are they for?

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Old 06-09-2017, 07:43 AM
 
Location: Great Britain
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London is twinned/sister cities with numerous cities, however some cities matter more than others with New York City being the most important by far.

Other important cities closely linked with London include Beijing, Berlin, Kuala Lumpur, Paris, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Los Angeles. Although most Commonwealth Nation cities are equally important.
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Old 06-09-2017, 09:35 AM
 
Location: Paris
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London is twinned/sister cities with numerous cities, however some cities matter more than others with New York City being the most important by far.

Other important cities closely linked with London include Beijing, Berlin, Kuala Lumpur, Paris, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Los Angeles. Although most Commonwealth Nation cities are equally important.
The only sister city of Paris is Roma I think....
Others are more cooperation agreements
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Old 06-10-2017, 05:00 AM
 
Location: Great Britain
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The only sister city of Paris is Roma I think....
Others are more cooperation agreements


London has a cooperation pact with Paris, although obviously due to the two cities geography, channel tunnel rail link and the two cities importance and historical relevace, they arte closely linked.
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Old 06-10-2017, 05:48 AM
 
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The only sister city of Paris is Roma I think....
Others are more cooperation agreements
Yes, Paris is exclusively twinned only with Rome, and is reciprocal, Rome is exclusively twinned only with Paris.

"Only Paris is worthy of Rome; only Rome is worthy of Paris."

Although both cities have agreements of friendship and co-operation with capital cities of many countries.
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Old 06-11-2017, 06:24 PM
 
Location: London, United Kingdom
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Paris is our sister city and we're the bigger sibling so if you touch Paris in an inappropriate manner, we will cut your hands off.

Don't mess with our sister, I'm serious.
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Old 06-12-2017, 09:14 AM
 
Location: San Diego, California Republic
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Originally Posted by Greysholic View Post
I don't know what sister cities are for. They seem so random and pointless.

Anyway, Taipei's sister cities are:
Houston, Texas, USA
Lomé, Togo
Manila, the Philippines
Cotonou, Benin
Seoul, Korea
Quezon City, the Philippines
San Francisco, California, USA
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Guam
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Marshall, Texas, USA (where the hell is this?)
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Johannesburg, South Africa
Gold Coast, Australia
Pretoria, South Africa
San José, Costa Rica
Lilongwe, Malawi
Versailles, France
Asunción, Paraguay
Panama City, Panama
Managua, Nicaragua
San Salvador, El Salvador
Warsaw, Poland
Ulan-Ude, Russia (where's this?)
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Dallas, Texas, USA
Dakar, Senegal
Banjul, The Gambia
Bissau, Guinea-Bissau
Mbabane, Swaziland
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
San Nicolás, Mexico
La Paz, Bolivia
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Monrovia, Liberia
Vilnius, Lithuania
Majuro, Marshall Islands
Riga, Latvia
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Daegu, Korea

Partner city:
Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Yokohama, Japan

Friendship cities:
Perth, Australia
Orange County, California, USA
Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
Helsinki, Finland


Basically a bunch of random 4th world capitals plus a bunch of American cities. So pointless...and so many. What are they for?
You know that Orange County is not a city right?
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