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Old 12-01-2017, 10:58 AM
 
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Yeah. The life style of New Yorkers is very different from others.
No different than the rest of the BosWash corridor.

I think Miami or Las Vegas are more "out of place"
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Old 12-01-2017, 11:11 AM
 
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No different than the rest of the BosWash corridor.

I think Miami or Las Vegas are more "out of place"
Most middle class families in Boston area still live in the suburbs and drive to work. On weekend they like to go to the mountains etc. Only those who live near downtown or Cambridge live like New Yorkers.
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Old 12-01-2017, 12:48 PM
 
Location: NYntarctica
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I would say NYC too, for the reasons already listed. It does have sprawling suburbs, but it's a very dense city with decent public transportation, excellent amenities, and tons of culture, which many other cities in the US just don't have
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Old 12-01-2017, 01:06 PM
 
Location: Gatineau, Québec
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I would say "none" for Canada because most people in the world don't have any image in mind when they think of Canadian cities!
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Old 12-02-2017, 12:59 PM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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Valkenburg, looks more like a French village on the border with Germany.





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Old 12-02-2017, 01:04 PM
 
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I would say "none" for Canada because most people in the world don't have any image in mind when they think of Canadian cities!
dont you guys ride moose while drinking syrup to work?
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Old 12-02-2017, 01:40 PM
 
Location: Oslo, NO
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That Valkenburg statue. Trump should visit that town.
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Old 12-02-2017, 06:18 PM
 
Location: Casca - Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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In Brazil: Brasilia.
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Old 12-02-2017, 09:00 PM
 
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I would say "none" for Canada because most people in the world don't have any image in mind when they think of Canadian cities!
I would go with Quebec City, specifically Vieux-Quebec as it’s the only walled city in Canada and north of Mexico for that matter.
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Old 12-03-2017, 01:04 AM
 
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While normally considered stereotypically German all around the world, Munich is actually quite distinct from the rest of Germany. Bavaria offers features that are not common in the rest of Germany, such as a very different architecture, more colourful cities, beer gardens, a very different dialect and a distinct life style and different cuisine.

People are a bit more outgoing, more religious and more conservative than in the rest of the country. Mimic and gesture is more important in daily conversations than in the north of the country.

However, regarding the fact that Germany has some very strict rules Munich is not very distinct from the rest of the country. It seems to be even more strict, e. g. you can get fined for jaywalking.

Cities that are a bit less strict and where people are less conventional are those in the Rhine-Ruhr-Area (e. g. Cologne) and Berlin. People are friendly and quickly call themselves by their surname, the rule of law is not as tight as in most other cities etc.
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