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Old 03-10-2012, 06:35 PM
 
Location: illinois
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Which city in the U.S looks and feels the most European?
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Old 03-10-2012, 06:42 PM
 
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NOT A SINGLE ONE. You probably shouldn't even go here. You should see how many people on the Montreal thread get UPSET over whether or not their French-speaking city is "European."

I will say that most of the Europeans I've shown around definitely peg San Francisco as their favorite U.S. city. I think the never-ending rowhouse housing stock and few bus lines running on electrical overhead cables is somewhat familiar to them, but they don't say it reminds them of Europe.
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Old 03-10-2012, 06:46 PM
 
Location: Seattle, Washington
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Does this count?

Leavenworth, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Old 03-10-2012, 06:55 PM
 
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No. That's kitsch! Right along with Solvang, CA, its Danish cousin.
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Old 03-10-2012, 07:39 PM
 
Location: M I N N E S O T A
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I'd say either Boston or Washington DC
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Old 03-10-2012, 07:41 PM
 
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I'd say either Boston or Washington DC
Good choices. I'll throw Charleston and Savannah into the mix.
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Old 03-10-2012, 08:20 PM
 
Location: M I N N E S O T A
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I'll throw Charleston and Savannah into the mix.
Great Answer!
King Street in Charleston is amazing, Idk much about Savannah but i know its a really old city so of course it must have some European flavor
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Old 03-11-2012, 12:53 PM
 
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NOT A SINGLE ONE. You probably shouldn't even go here. You should see how many people on the Montreal thread get UPSET over whether or not their French-speaking city is "European."

I will say that most of the Europeans I've shown around definitely peg San Francisco as their favorite U.S. city. I think the never-ending rowhouse housing stock and few bus lines running on electrical overhead cables is somewhat familiar to them, but they don't say it reminds them of Europe.
Just saying English is just as European as French.
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Old 03-11-2012, 01:12 PM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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Frankenmuth, Michigan.
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Old 03-11-2012, 01:19 PM
 
Location: West Paris
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Boston
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