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rphsims1 May 1st, 2007 03:11 PM

3 must visit places before you die!!
 
My wife and I got the book 1000 places to see before you die--way too many for our list. We started listing 3-5 places that we must see before we get"toooo olddd" What would your list look like?

FainaAgain May 1st, 2007 03:14 PM

Amsterdam coffee shop :))

SAnParis May 1st, 2007 03:14 PM

As of today (& these are all places I have not been to yet) in no particular order - Iceland, Cuba & Nova Scotia. I also consider these reasonable, & doable.

rphsims1 May 1st, 2007 03:46 PM

Actually,Nova Scotia was on my list. I also had Ireland, and New England states in Leaf season--always wanted to see the leaves-haven't done it-but are going this year

tdmort May 1st, 2007 03:56 PM

Golden Gate Bridge
Paris
Israel

bethmac May 1st, 2007 03:58 PM

There are so many places I haven't been, but of the ones I have...
Grand Canyon
New York City
California (drive along the coast)

rphsims1 May 1st, 2007 04:30 PM

California( along the coast)--I may have to add an extra to my list.
thanks

ilovetulips May 1st, 2007 04:46 PM

Of the places that I have visited, I think these are must sees:
1. Paris
2. San Francisco/Big Sur
3. Great Smoky Mtns./Blue Ridge Mtns.

The places that I want to see before I die:
1. Alaska
2. New York City
3. Bavaria Germany

karameli May 1st, 2007 04:50 PM

I live for that book.

Iceland
Santorini
Australia

wolfshin May 1st, 2007 04:56 PM

Auschwitz (Poland), Great Wall(China), Serengeti (Africa)

cmcfong May 1st, 2007 04:57 PM

Before I die I would love to see:
Greece (Delphi)
Norway's fjords
the Aurora Borealis from somewhere waaaaay up north!




rphsims1 May 1st, 2007 05:20 PM

cmcfong--you listed "Norway's fjords",when I was a hippie several years ago, I took a trip to Stavanger,Norway for 2 week trip--stayed 8 weeks--that whole area is amazing and really did not want to come back after 8 weeks, but marriage was waiting for me.

smom May 1st, 2007 05:38 PM

Alaska
Yellowstone-going this summer
Maine
Scotland

happytrailstoyou May 1st, 2007 05:40 PM

A school
A church
A bawdy house

mah1980 May 1st, 2007 05:43 PM

Paris, South Pacific overwater bungalow, Alaska

LucieV May 1st, 2007 05:44 PM

Faina, I have to laugh: that's what my dh keeps saying. He's serious.

lunabug May 1st, 2007 06:31 PM

Three places I've been
Maui - the winery
San Francisco - all of it
The top of a mountain in the Rockies

Before I die I want to go to
Tuscany
Paris
San Francisco again - I mean that!

No one saying Las Vegas?

dusty56438 May 1st, 2007 08:23 PM

Browerville, MN

logandog May 1st, 2007 08:29 PM

I must agree with Browerville,MN. Please don't miss the May 5th garage sales!

BeachGirl247 May 1st, 2007 08:32 PM

Only 3???? Wow, then I would choose:

Taj Mahal/India (do-over for DH but new for me)

Antarctica

African Safari

Honorable mention:

French Polynesia & Cook Islands in a captained yacht






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