Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). what country to you wish you lived in...? - General Discussion Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In what country to you wish you lived in...? _ alliance _ Posted: October 3, 2002 6:57PM in General Discussion edited January 2014 australia, france, spain, or italy. <img src="graemlins/smokin.gif" border="0" alt="[Chilling]" /> «12»Comments Reply 1 of 32 scott Posts: 7,431member October 4, 2002 8:51AM The United States or Hawaii Reply 2 of 32 tht Posts: 3,932member October 4, 2002 9:09AM The Moon. Reply 3 of 32 shawnpatrickjoyce Posts: 2,417member October 4, 2002 9:14AM What country do you wish you live in? <img src="graemlins/lol.gif" border="0" alt="[Laughing]" /> <img src="graemlins/lol.gif" border="0" alt="[Laughing]" /> <img src="graemlins/lol.gif" border="0" alt="[Laughing]" /> This is a funny continuation of your last thread... Wow... Good humor!France or Italy[img]aim:BuddyIcon?src=http://www.coolbuddy.com/icon/flags/france.gif[/img] Reply 4 of 32 giaguara Posts: 2,724member October 4, 2002 9:33AM Cupert... err, California. Or Japan... or Norway, or Australia, or CearÃ*, or maybe even UK .. [ 10-04-2002: Message edited by: Mulattabianca ]</p> Reply 5 of 32 thegelding Posts: 3,230member October 4, 2002 9:41AM i like living in the US, next would be Scotland or Australia, then ireland or canada....g Reply 6 of 32 scott Posts: 7,431member October 4, 2002 9:47AM I could live in Holland. My wife wants me to take a job in Frogton. Yuck! Spain might be nice. Reply 7 of 32 chweave1 Posts: 164member October 4, 2002 10:34AM I will never live anywhere but the US, through the tough times and the good times. Reply 8 of 32 groverat Posts: 10,872member October 4, 2002 10:39AM If I had to leave the U.S. I'd want to live in Canada, at least then I'd be close. Reply 9 of 32 thuh freak Posts: 2,664member October 4, 2002 10:53AM [quote] Originally spoken by C.M. Burns<strong>Oppression and harrassment are a small price to pay to live in the land of the free.</strong> <hr></blockquote>the good ol' USA for me. nothing beats new york. nothing.i wouldn't mind visiting for some length more of Europe though. i've seen a few countries there, and they were nice. i prefer to live in the land of oppression and harassment tho. Reply 10 of 32 tht Posts: 3,932member October 4, 2002 4:27PM <a href="http://www.cnn.com/2002/WORLD/europe/10/04/world.cities/index.html#fulllist" target="_blank">CNN article</a> about the top cities to live in. YMMV:1. (tie) Melbourne, Australia1. Vancouver, Canada3. Perth, Australia4. (tie) Vienna, Austria4. Toronto, Canada4. Geneva, Switzerland4. Zurich, Switzerland ...124. Mumbai, India125. Algiers, Algeria126. Phnom Penh, Cambodia127. (tie) Dhaka, Bangladesh127. Lagos, Nigeria129. Karachi, Pakistan130. Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea[ 10-04-2002: Message edited by: THT ]</p> Reply 11 of 32 anders Posts: 6,523member October 4, 2002 4:49PM Yahoo.My city is on a shared eight place. Woo-hoo. And together with Olso ***High five to New***So what does it take to be number one? An Apple store?My favorite city Berlin in only number 19? <img src="graemlins/bugeye.gif" border="0" alt="[Skeptical]" /> Reply 12 of 32 dallenb Posts: 142member October 4, 2002 7:22PM I would like somewhere in Europe, Ireland or Australia. I have a 5 year plan...which started when I was 30. When I hit 33, I am going to start saving....If I am not engaged/married by the time I am 35, I am going to sell everything I own, and take a couple years to travel the world. Maybe spend 6 months or a year in Europe...if I dont like Europe, maybe head to Australia. Reply 13 of 32 ari Posts: 126member October 4, 2002 7:43PM Italy or Israel. Reply 14 of 32 splinemodel Posts: 7,311member October 4, 2002 7:55PM America is my favorite country. Number two might be Australia (and I've been there, in Melbourne, as a matter of fact, as an exchange student).But if I knew some Slavic Languages I'd be very tempted to move to Poland, Ukraine, or Russia. There's so much freedom since the law is so weak. It's like America's West, circa 1880. And like with America at that time, there are enormous opportunities and enormous amounts of money to be made.It would be a great adventure. Reply 15 of 32 giaguara Posts: 2,724member October 4, 2002 8:26PM not valid.do everybody the list of the cities where you have lived and liked it the most AND where you'd like to live. or can it be the same? like if i'd have lived in BsAs and think it could be on the topten i could still give it a point? <img src="graemlins/bugeye.gif" border="0" alt="[Skeptical]" /> so for the cities.. hm? not in order - NYC - LA - Tokyo - Cupertino - B. Aires - Montevideo - Barcelona (that one in Spain ndr) - Palermo (if only there were work there) - Madrid - Oslo - Hellsinki - (Paris dropped out last month) - Stockholm - Napoli - ... dunno. <img src="graemlins/embarrassed.gif" border="0" alt="[Embarrassed]" /> Anywhere but here. Reply 16 of 32 outsider Posts: 6,008member October 4, 2002 9:13PM In order, US, Canada, Australia, UK, Japan, and maybe Argentina Reply 17 of 32 telomar Posts: 1,804member October 5, 2002 12:17AM I like a lot of places. I love the UK particularly the Irish countryside and Scotland. France is always the home of my heart, in no small part because it's where my ex-fiancé is I basically love virtually all of Europe and Scandinavia is wonderful. I know a lot of people in Sweden and Denmark Germany and Austria are well worth it but they are more places I'd visit while living nearby. I don't like Greece or Spain that much.Japan, China and Korea. All three have great history and culture to them as does Europe. That's the main reason I never liked the States so much. I have a great dislike for the culture of the US. Specific people aren't necessarily bad but the overall attitudes and direction of the US has never been something I liked. I hate politics in Australia but if I could actually escape my association with it the country itself is nice and the people are generally good. Then last NYC. It's the only place in the states I like. I spent so long there and know so many people it's hard not to go there. Just for completion South America was nice to visit but I doubt I'd ever really want to go back there and I certainly have no interest in retiring there. Same with Africa and the Middle East except I didn't really enjoy those two to begin with.[ 10-05-2002: Message edited by: Telomar ]</p> Reply 18 of 32 leonis Posts: 3,427member October 5, 2002 12:32AM Many European countries are nice but the living cost and income taxes are just way too high....even higher than Canada. Reply 19 of 32 aquatic Posts: 5,602member October 5, 2002 1:10AM Why isn't Montreal on the top cities list?! :eek: Or Burlington, Vermont, for that matter I'd like Scotland probably, get back to my roots. I'm going to study abroad in Australia possibly, I have a feeling I'll like Australia. Reply 20 of 32 ebby Posts: 3,110member October 5, 2002 2:03AM WHAT THE HELL IS WRONG WITH THIS PAGE!Sorry for shouting, but EVERY time I load this page AIM opens! Anyone know why or have the same problem?!?! This is ANNOYING!Update: It is not me. It also does the same thing on another computer.[ 10-05-2002: Message edited by: Ebby ]</p> «12» Sign In or Register to comment.