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The alternative to your native country

  1. Jun 26, 2005 #1
    My choices for 2nd and 3rd place (next to my #1 USA) would be Canada and England respectively for their land (in the case of Canada, somewhat similar to the U. S.) customs, language, government and economy. Australia would be a likely 4th.
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    I would have to go with England, then probably Japan, maybe Russia.
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    I'd like to think that New Zealand and Norway would be my top choices, but I've been to neither, so am unqualified to say!
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    2nd US for the science, 3rd Italy for the lifestyle
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    Switzerland for everything,especially the mountains and the landscapes.

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    Might have to look into becoming a Norweed. From Arildno's pictures, the landscape seems very similar to here.
  8. Jun 26, 2005 #7
    2nd Ireland
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    British Columbia definitely for #2, but I haven't been elsewhere to determine a 3rd (outside of the USA). Probably Australia or Iceland.
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    Ive talked to a few australians (and talk to one very frequently) and that place sounds scary to me lol. #1 place besides native would be the UK and 2nd would be Italy and 3rd would probably be Japan.
  11. Jun 26, 2005 #10

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    This is a no-brainer: Italy, Land of Tom's Favorite Cuisine.
  12. Jun 26, 2005 #11
    I'd like to live in Ireland and work for Guinness. :biggrin:
    And that wouldn't be a second choice.
    The only things that really make me want to live where I am are my friends and family.
  13. Jun 26, 2005 #12
    Switzerland...yeah... :approve:
  14. Jun 26, 2005 #13
    hard choices: Vancouver-BC, seattle-WASH, CMU/UPITTS-PENN, NZ, swiss, taiwan, japan, france, norway, russia
  15. Jun 26, 2005 #14
    in no particular order, based only on what i have heard: norway, sweden, germany... etc
  16. Jun 27, 2005 #15


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    I already live in an alternative country to my native one.

    I fancy New Zealand, northern part of the South Island, and perhaps Bulgaria near the Turkish border. I have in a mind a cottage, a small stream and a garden and orchard. :smile:

    If it was just myself, I would like to live for a while in the Pamirs, on the border between Afghanistan, Pakistan and China, or possibly Kyrgystan. But then I am a bit weird about stuff like that.
  17. Jun 27, 2005 #16
    US, Canada and probably France.
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