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Old 10-28-2010, 05:16 PM   #31
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St. Louis. BOOOOORING. Once you see the arch then what else can you possibly do?
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Old 10-28-2010, 05:27 PM   #32
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Kingston, Jamaica

should be self explanatory.
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Old 10-28-2010, 05:31 PM   #33
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Well considering i'm from the city that has consistently been in the bottom 10 for fattest, poorest, most dangerous, most polluted, dumbest and most miserable, most places I've been have impressed me

shut up you fat poor dangerous polluting dumb miserable piece of shit
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Old 10-28-2010, 05:37 PM   #34
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St. Louis. BOOOOORING. Once you see the arch then what else can you possibly do?
you are nuts. there is lots of fun to be had in st. louis.
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Old 10-28-2010, 05:45 PM   #35
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Well considering i'm from the city that has consistently been in the bottom 10 for fattest, poorest, most dangerous, most polluted, dumbest and most miserable, most places I've been have impressed me
Come on, B-Low.

You are supposed to be repping our great city, not ripping it. Maple Heights FTW!

The biggest sh!thole I've ever been to is probably St. Maarten, followed closely by LA. I went on a cruise through the Caribbean a few years ago and St. Maarten was one of the stops. The tourist area was well-kept as you would expect, but I always check out the actual cities when I go places, even if it is recommended that you don't stray from the tourist areas (as the staff did on this particular stop).

I soon discovered why travel into town is frowned upon. It was extreme poverty, an ungodly amount of drug-dealers that flock to any Americans that they see (in a bit of a scary way) and I even had a man offer me an underage prostitute (I was only outside of the tourist area for about an hour).

Guy in a white suit driving a Benz pulled over to the sidewalk me and my buddies were walking on with a girl of about 13 in the passenger side and asked us if we were looking for a party while patting her leg. It was so disturbing, I didn't even know how to respond.

LA was basically my nightmare city, though. Insanely dirty, crowded, sprawling and a generally awful vibe in the air that is hard to describe. The weather may be warm, but that is one cold city at its core. No one looks happy, it takes two hours to drive 10 miles... Awful.
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Old 10-28-2010, 05:49 PM   #36
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St. Louis. BOOOOORING. Once you see the arch then what else can you possibly do?
I was shitting bricks when I made it to the top of the arc man. Shit seems so scary when you look down.
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Old 10-28-2010, 05:53 PM   #37
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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Old 10-28-2010, 05:56 PM   #38
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St. Louis. BOOOOORING. Once you see the arch then what else can you possibly do?
Breweries?
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Old 10-28-2010, 05:57 PM   #39
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Old 10-28-2010, 06:02 PM   #40
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Old 10-28-2010, 06:05 PM   #41
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Honestly the worst ive ever been to was the outskirts of New Orleans. Yeah the areas that are all touristy are beautiful and fun (Bourbon St, etc) with all the mardi gras themes, fountains, music, dancing, food...but if you go to the actual hoods of NO then good lord. It was horrible (and this was PRE katrina)
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Old 10-28-2010, 06:05 PM   #42
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I don't really have a definitive worst city that I've been to. My favorite city outside of Pittsburgh that I've been to is probably Chicago or Pheonix. I really loved the whole state of Arizona.

That's not the first time I've heard somebody boast about Arizona. Apparently it's one of the most beautiful places to live or travel to in all of North America...
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Old 10-28-2010, 06:09 PM   #43
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That's not the first time I've heard somebody boast about Arizona. Apparently it's one of the most beautiful places to live or travel to in all of North America...

I love Arizona, was born in Phoenix... I might move back in a year or so.
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Old 10-28-2010, 07:56 PM   #44
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St. Louis. BOOOOORING. Once you see the arch then what else can you possibly do?

roll on dubs with Nelly?
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Old 10-28-2010, 07:59 PM   #45
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LA was basically my nightmare city, though. Insanely dirty, crowded, sprawling and a generally awful vibe in the air that is hard to describe. The weather may be warm, but that is one cold city at its core. No one looks happy, it takes two hours to drive 10 miles... Awful.

What did you think about places like Santa Monica/Venice Beach? While I agree with the core of your post, there are some fun areas.

I think part of the appeal of being LA is being far away from home, and searching for that "quinessential SoCal" experience, which can be found in places south of.
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