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Old 09-24-2013, 11:46 AM
 
Location: Philadelphia, PA
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The narrow streets are one of the things that really stand out about Philly. As an outsider, I find them a bit claustrophobic...I actually really like the wide avenues and plazas in DC and NYC. For those that prefer an intimate setting though, Philly is great.
When there are hot chicks on the street, which philly has a lot of, I'd rather the sidewalks and streets be shorter.

Like the ice breakers commercial - NYC / DC = public space, Philly = personal space
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ydVNCQWVL3c
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Old 09-29-2013, 09:06 AM
 
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I love narrow streets and alleys anywhere. When we were last in Philly, I went on a few neighborhood walks, and I always wandered into the alleys and side streets and found some of the most interesting houses.

We drove there and I have a Fiat, and though I didn't drive around the city much, it was the trick for getting in and unloading, then scooting up to the parking garage, then driving back out.
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