Thursday, March 23, 2006

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Thirteen Places I've Never Been that I Would Like to Go To

1. Paris in the springtime - I've dreamt about this since I was a young girl. I imagine sipping cappucinos at a sidewalk cafe, strolling over bridges in the mist, driving along the country side, visiting museums....
2. Ireland - my husband says that we will eventually honeymoon there...and even spend a night or two in a castle!
3. Nashville Tennessee - it's the home of many kinds of music, and my husband would add.. it's the home of the Gibson guitar factory.
4. The Maritimes - I've wanted to visit PEI ever since I first read Anne of Green Gables as a girl. I imagine visiting pubs, great music and dancing...and seafood!
5. Norway (or Switzerland or Sweden) - it just looked SO picturesque when the Winter Olympics were there.
6. Canmore, Alberta - I've heard it is just so pretty.
7. Orchards and wine country in B.C. - a sample of Icewine along the way sounds good to me:)
8. Scotland - my maternal grandmother's family was from there (and was somehow related the Queen mum even!)
9. England - my maternal grandad's family was from there.
10. Austria - my paternal grandparents were from there.
11. Quebec - if I can't get to France...maybe the Canadian version will do?!
12. Florence - it sounds romantic, doesn't it?!
13. The delivery room.

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Susie said...

Ooh, I would also like to go to #2, #8, #9, and #10. Don't you wish we could just jump on a plane to go anywhere anytime?

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Undercover Angel said...

I'd love to visit them all! Thanks for visiting my TT!

TNChick said...

Nashville is my home... let me know if ever you visit! My 13 is up.

Dawn said...

I need a vacation! Great list.

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Lauren said...

Ooooo, that is a good list. Great places to visit, and of all of them, I've only been to Nashville.

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Lingerie Lady said...

What a great list - I highly recommend #13 and hope for you to get there.

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Ardice said...

Ireland and Nashville is where I want to go. oh and Alaska too. Thanks for stopping by my TT. Have a wonderful Thursday. Take-Care...

Leesa said...

Wow..great choices!!

Kelly said...

Pretty much all of Europe for me.
Paris in the Spring sounds fab!

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Kimmy said...

Me, too! I would love to see them all. I've been to Nashville, TN. My dear friend lives there. She gets to show me all the really cool places... not just the touristy places. She works in the music biz. Her friend gave us free tickets to see Toby Keith and LeAnn Womak last year... back stage passes and all. So that's a nice bonus ;)
I hope you get to.
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Lazy Daisy said...

Some great choices. Pick one and plan a trip....sounds do-able to me! Love your visits...don't be a stranger.

Matt said...

Seems to be a common theme this week. But some great places to visit.

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Carmen said...

Our posts are so similar! Thanks for stopping by the list

WendyWings said...

That is a great list of places. I am dying to visit Switzerland I have good friends there with a spare room !
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Caryn said...

Oh, I LOVED Ann of Green Gables, though I must admit that I'm partial to the movies, which is rare for me since I'm not a big fan of books made from movies. I want to go to Ireland, too; my husband and I both have ancestry from there. Actually, I'd love to visit all of these places, either for the first time or again.

rosydot said...

Nashville is amazing, so laid back and beautiful. But no, no, no, Canmore. Gotta come to Cochrane, AB! You will feel as if you are back in the Old West downtown, in the Bow Valley, by the Bow River, surrounded by mountains. We even had Brad Pitt and Angelina drop by one of our local restaurants and walking down our red dirt paths when in the area -- it was that quiet.