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  1. Paul Berod profile image68
    Paul Berodposted 7 years ago

    Say the name of your city and what distinguishes it from the thousands that exist around the world?

    I live in my home town: Funchal (Madeira island, Portugal).
    It is characterized by being a seaside town, which rises from the sea to the mountains, creating a natural amphitheater. It has more than 500 years and combines history with its natural culture with the cosmopolitanism of a city of the century, with social values agreed with his time.
    For all this and more, is a tourist town for over 200 years.

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  2. Paul Berod profile image68
    Paul Berodposted 7 years ago

    Sorry. I don't know how I can change or erase an answer. This on is not 100% correct.

    What I want to ask is:

    "Can you say the name of your city and what distinguishes it from the thousands that exist around the world?"

    Thanks,

    Paul Berod

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    Car Donationsposted 7 years ago

    Toledo, Ohio. We are famous for making high quality glass products. We also are famous for having a major that wanted to move all the deaf people near the airport. (Not kidding, Karty Finkbeiner actually suggested this) Katie Holmes is from Toledo.

  4. Just Ask Susan profile image89
    Just Ask Susanposted 7 years ago

    Orillia.....Home of Gordon Lightfoot ....Orillia is on two lakes in Ontario Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching.

  5. pol1ce profile image60
    pol1ceposted 7 years ago

    Porto, Portugal

    1)  Wine
    Famous for some of the best wines in world (Port Wine, Douro's Wine)

    2) Age
    One of the oldest Cities in Europe that still remains (more than 4 thousand years of history(4000) 2000 BC first traces of Civilizations at Atlantic Port of Europe) at 275 BC, Porto was already an inportant trade center with routes to Olissipona (the modern Lisbon) and Bracara Augusta (the modern Braga)

    3) Architecture
    Unesco World Heritage (the center of the old town and the Douro's Valley (where people extract Port and Douro's wine grapes ))

    4) Technology
    One of the 3 First towns in the world having 100% optical-fiber covering Techonology (Internet,TV,Video...etc)

    5) Culture
    2001 Capital of Culture

    Thank you for the smart Question Paul Berod wink

  6. tinaweha profile image64
    tinawehaposted 7 years ago

    Seattle. It's beautiful and it's one of the capitals of creativity in the world.  It's a fabulous place to raise a family but you have to get away and get out of the rain from time to time.  I think it's just as nice or nicer than Vancouver BC.

 
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