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07-25-2012, 11:15 AM
Following the alphabet... and for each letter name a country, state, providence, county, parish, town, city, state, etc... and a little explanation about that place.
A is for Auburndale, FL - I went to school in Auburndale!
B is for Bartow, FL - the county seat of Polk County FL. The county where I was born
C is for Chile - it is a country in South America occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes mountains to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
OK it's your turn......
D is for......
07-30-2012, 01:49 AM
D is for.....
Daytona Beach, Florida- so many memories here. Home of MY senior skip day... 1994 LOL
07-31-2012, 09:49 PM
E is for ECUADOR - The country also includes the Galápagos Islands (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gal%C3%A1pagos_Islands) in the Pacific, about 1,000 kilometres (620 mi) west of the mainland. I've always wanted to visit the Galápagos Islands (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gal%C3%A1pagos_Islands)
Carleys Digi Scraps
08-03-2012, 09:44 PM
F = Forest Lake, a suburb of Brisbane, QLD Australia (I once bought a desk of a lady for $5 on ebay from there!)
08-04-2012, 08:06 PM
G is For Green Lake Sakskatchewan
08-05-2012, 01:38 PM
H- Haifa. A city in Israel all the way up North. Haifa is a major seaport located on Israel's Mediterranean coastline in the Bay of Haifa covering 63.7 square kilometers (24.6 sq mi).
I have a few sibling's living in the area. The view is awesome!
08-05-2012, 02:44 PM
I is for Itasca State Park where the headwaters of the Mississippi River are in Minnesota. I have traveled here many times! :)
08-05-2012, 09:01 PM
J = Juneau - capital city of Alaska!
Carleys Digi Scraps
08-16-2012, 10:08 PM
K = Kyneton, Victoria... small town roughly north west of Melbourne City. My mum was born and raised there.
09-19-2012, 06:56 AM
L= Libya - The country I wanted to be to see the culture and the architecture.
09-19-2012, 03:14 PM
M = Montana - A state I'd love to visit!
10-01-2012, 02:19 AM
North Carolina - the state I cannot convince my husband to move to...hopefully someday he will give in :)
10-01-2012, 11:36 AM
Oahu - the third largest of the Hawaiian Islands and the island where my husband and I were married.
10-07-2012, 03:05 AM
P as in Polk County FL... where I use to live.
10-31-2012, 11:09 PM
Q is for Quebec - I hope to visit there one day.
02-28-2014, 07:13 PM
Rio Negro - a province in Argentina
03-02-2014, 03:50 AM
S is for San Francisco Bay area - the most beautiful place in the world which I miss desperately
03-02-2014, 03:59 PM
T is for Tahiti....I want to go so bad!!!
03-02-2014, 11:08 PM
U is for Uganda where my cousin moved recently.
03-05-2014, 01:59 AM
V is for Vienna, one of my favorite cities
03-09-2014, 03:28 PM
Wuppertal, Germany home of the world's largest one-day flea market -blocks and blocks of stalls and tables for you to look through!
03-14-2014, 06:52 PM
Xai-Xai - Port city in Mocambique. Closest I've been is Maputo, but this one will be worth seeing! ;)
04-07-2014, 01:53 AM
Z= Zoo...where I live!
04-08-2014, 03:24 AM
^ Misssed Y :):
Yakushima- and Island in Japan
04-08-2014, 06:26 PM
Ha ha ha! I missed Y because I am too busy living in my zoo LOL
A=Alaska...the worst place to vacation when you are 9 weeks pregnant
04-14-2014, 02:46 AM
B is for Bahamas - I'd love to be on a beach there!
04-15-2014, 04:32 AM
C is for cocoa beach, love it
04-15-2014, 08:55 AM
D is for Dortmund, a german town with the favorite soccer team of my hubby
05-02-2014, 07:14 AM
E- Eagle, Idaho...such a beautiful place to live
05-05-2014, 08:39 PM
Fort Worth ~ where I live!
Karen Diamond Designs
05-22-2014, 12:44 PM
Germany - I went on a mission trip there once. I would love to go back some day.
05-22-2014, 02:44 PM
H- for Hawaii.
Maybe one day.....
06-17-2014, 02:10 PM
I - Indonesia
07-04-2014, 09:27 PM
J-Jackson Hole, Wyoming (such a beautiful little tourist town outside of Yellowstone park)
07-04-2014, 10:26 PM
Köln (Cologne) - an amazing town in germany, love it to go there
07-10-2014, 10:02 PM
07-11-2014, 03:26 AM
Madiera Beach.... IT's in Florida and just lovely!!!
07-17-2014, 11:44 AM
07-20-2014, 02:23 AM
Oak Cliff - the section of Dallas where my grandparents lived
07-20-2014, 03:14 AM
Portland ME (I live in So. Portland, but close enough) :)
07-23-2014, 01:41 PM
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07-24-2014, 07:17 PM
07-31-2014, 07:23 PM
Trenton , Georgia ( just off the mtn to the west , the closest little town to me )
07-31-2014, 09:37 PM
07-31-2014, 10:41 PM
Vero Beach [Fl]. Of course I would select a beach destination.
08-01-2014, 03:58 AM
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08-30-2014, 05:39 PM
Yellowford, county Cork, Ireland
09-29-2014, 05:11 PM
Zillah, Washington, USA
11-10-2014, 03:03 PM
Alkmaar, Netherlands :)
12-03-2014, 01:30 AM
Broad Ripple, Indiana
Lots of fun and creativity!
12-03-2014, 02:59 AM
12-03-2014, 12:35 PM
Del Mar, Texas
01-16-2015, 03:35 AM
E is for...
Effingham, Illinois (the town where I work)
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01-27-2015, 11:46 PM
Iceland isn't really made of ice
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