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    OH....IO Hink's avatar
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    Coolest small town in America 2011

    Another great little survey....

    http://travel.yahoo.com/p-interests-40652048

    The winner....

    Lewisburg, West Virginia. Anyone been there? For those who are too lazy the list is...

    1. Lewisburg, WV
    2. Astoria, OR
    3. Clayton, NY
    4. Eureka Springs, AR
    5. La Pointe, WI
    6. Phoenicia, NY
    7. Newtown Borough, PA
    8. Cedar Key, FL
    9. Ripon, WI
    10. Greensburg, KS
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    Been to Lewisburg. Not far from The Greenbrier Resort (if you can afford it). My wife's college room mate settled in Lewisburg. I've also been to Greensburg a few times. This was a popularity poll: every time I got near a different computer I voted for Greensburg.

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    #6, Phoenicia, NY is a cute little town. And then Hurricane Irene showed up.

    (These are all very short.)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ZTdnFXjOU8
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nhFYyzqR4IQ&NR=1
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=337h-qa_rXc

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    My parents took us up to Astoria when I was a kid. It was summer and all I remember is it was windy and cold.
    ZG and I visited Cedar Key last year and we liked it. (Photos posted in the gallery, "Florida - Other.")

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    I would agree with Eureka Springs. We got married there. They have made big business of weddings. The courthouse even stays open on Sat. It has gone more toward Bikers on our recent trip down. Love it Love it!
    It is all a matter of perspective!!!

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    Phoenicia is cool, but so are any number of small towns in the Catskills and Adirondacks. I'll take my towns with personality and grit, so it's not a bad list. Haven't been to Lewisburg though.

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    Good to see Ripon made the list. I have done a couple projects there.

    That makes three towns where I have done work and they have made a "top ten list".
    Anyone want to adopt a dog?

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