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Old 07-14-2017, 01:06 AM
 
Location: York
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Santorini.
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Old 07-14-2017, 06:14 AM
 
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It might be cliche, but the if the Grand Canyon doesn't blow you away the first time you see it, you're dead on the inside.
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Old 07-14-2017, 07:22 AM
 
Location: Great Britain
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Berlin took my breath away.

Actually that was the band, as featured in Top Gun and not the place.
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Old 07-14-2017, 08:19 AM
 
Location: NYntarctica
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The view of the sky from the Atacama Desert. I went to a chacra in a really small town, not really a tourist destination, and when nighttime came we went with some friends to an elevated hill over there in the desert. And when you looked up, it was breathtaking! Thousands of stars everywhere, in all directions, you could even see the Milky Way! Growing up in big cities all my life I have never seen anything like I saw that night. I was not really expecting much which made it all the more surprising
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Old 07-17-2017, 02:52 PM
 
Location: East of the Sun, West of the Moon
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It might be cliche, but the if the Grand Canyon doesn't blow you away the first time you see it, you're dead on the inside.
Oh, snap. The first time I saw it I though, "Meh, it's an inside out mountain range."

I think it is also more stunning to people who are not familiar with the geology of the Southwest US. Admittedly I have grown to appreciate it more.
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Old 07-17-2017, 06:44 PM
 
Location: San Jose
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Skyline of Chicago
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Death Valley
Saint Peters in Rome
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Old 07-17-2017, 10:45 PM
 
Location: Crappyville,PA
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The beauty of Sri Lanka blew me away. Some parts of Thailand, Ecuador, and the Philippines are also amazing.
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Old 07-18-2017, 01:30 AM
 
Location: Both coasts
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Skylines of Hong Kong & Manhattan from certain viewpoints
Santorini, Greece
Dubrovnik, Croatia
Jungles along highways in Thailand & Malaysia
Beaches of Hawaii
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Old 07-18-2017, 05:54 AM
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Halong Bay, Vietnam on a sunny day.
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Old 07-18-2017, 11:06 AM
 
Location: State of Transition
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The view of Lake Atitlan, Guatemala, from the vantage point of the road high above the lake. No matter how many times I'd been there, it always took my breath away.
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