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Old April 6th, 2006, 09:34 PM   #1
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Please "Describe your or your Favorite City with One Photo & Follow the Structure Below"

City [Name]:_______________ Location [Country or Region]:____________

Birthday [Established Date]:____ Population:______________ Area:_______

Landmark [Height &/or Completed Year, etc]:_______________________

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Please Don't Repeat the Same City Listed below [Ranking by Order]:

Page 1: Shenzhen, cn Guangzhou, cn Shanghai, cn London, UK Hong Kong SAR, cn Nairobi, ke Beijing, cn Kuala Lumpur, My

Page 2: Sheffield, UK Seoul, SKR Eindhoven, nl Zurich, ch Seoul, SKR Katowice, pl Winnipeg, ca Detroit, us

Page 3: Toronto, ca Chongqing, cn Roanoke, us Birmingham, us A Coruña, es Raleigh, us Sydney, au Paris, fr Milwaukee, us Hangzhou, cn Vitoria-Gasteiz, es

Page 4: Los Angeles, us Philadelphia, us Chicago, us New York City, us Dallas, us Orlando, us

Page 5: São Paulo, br Vancouver, ca Tucson, us Dresden, de

Page 6: Rio de Janeiro, br Salvador, br Curitiba, br Novo Hamburgo, br Phoenix, us Blumenau, br linyi, cn

Page 7: Tel Aviv, il Ramat Gan, il Tilburg, nl Houston, us Vienna, at Manila, ph Makati, ph Cebu, ph Pasig, ph Muntinlupa, ph Taguig, ph Brussels, be San Juan del Monte, ph Quezon City, ph Davao, ph

Page 8: Lapu-Lapu, ph karachi, Pk Ciudad de Zamboanga, ph Adelaide, au Athens, gr Madrid, es Belo Horizonte, br Lahore, pk Köln, de Barcelona, es Xi'an, cn

Page 9: Gold coast, au Auckland, nz Vitória. br Belém do Pará, br Austin, us Pelotas, br Hamburg, de Melbourne, au Jakarta, id

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Old April 6th, 2006, 09:35 PM   #2
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City: Shenzhen [深圳]... Location: Guangdong, China PR [中国.广东]

Birthday:March 1979.. Population:8.277 million.. Area: 2,020 sq km

Landmark: Shun Hing Square [383.95M, 1996]

Homepage: 1.http://english.sz.gov.cn/ 2.http://www.shenzhentour.com/english/index.htm


Slogan: "精彩深圳,欢乐之都” "Wonderful Shenzhen, The City with Fun"

Description: If you love someone, you'd better send him/her to Shenzhen, because where is heaven; If you hate someone, you'd better send him/her to Shenzhen, because where is hell --- <<Heaven, Turn Left; Shenzhen, Turn Right>>

This may be the biggest place you've never heard of. More people live here than NYC. It has more factories than the Midwest; a skyscraper taller than the Empire State Building. Shenzhen was nothing but a fishing village 25 years ago, when it was picked by government officials to become the showplace of China's economic resurgence --- <<St. Petersburg Times>>



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Old April 7th, 2006, 01:49 AM   #3
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City: Guangzhou [广州]... Location: Guangdong, China PR [中国.广东]

Birthday:214 BC.. Population:11.00 million.. Area: 7,434 sq km

Landmark: CITIC Plaza [391M, 1997]

Homepage:http://www.gz.gov.cn/vfs/web/english/home.htm

Slogan: "Invigorating Asia, Sparking the world" --- "Asian Game in 2010"

Description: Guangzhou, located at the north of the Pearl River delta, is an important trading center as well as a busy port and the capital city of the province of Guandong. Flowers are in blossom all the year round, so Guangzhou is called "the City of Flowers." "Eating in Guangzhou" has become a popular saying both at home and abroad. Guangzhou ranks first in the number of restaurants and tea-houses in the country.

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Old April 7th, 2006, 10:35 AM   #4
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City: Shanghai [上海]... Location: Shanghai, China PR [中国.上海]

Birthday: 1842. 11. 17.. Population:19.00 million.. Area: 6,340.5 sq km

Landmark: Oriental Pearl Tower [468M, 1994]

Homepage:http://www.shanghai.gov.cn/shanghai/node8059/index.html


Slogan: "城市,让生活更美好” "Better City, Better Life"

Description: Shanghai was said to be the most cosmopolitan city in the beginning of the 20th century, but lost its glory during the “Mao era”. It is now quickly regaining its position as one of the biggest economic powerhouses in the world as well as a showcase of modern architecture.


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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:05 AM   #5
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London Profile

City: London ... Location: United Kingdom

Birthday:0BC/AD.. Population:7.7million.. Area: 1575 sq km

Landmark: London Eye [135M, 1999]... Homepage: http://www.londoneye.com/

Slogan: "The World in One City"

Description: London is one of the most vibrant, energetic and cosmopolitan cities in the world. It has the largest population in the European Union, and its residents are called Londoners.
Londres est un ville touristique, historique et commerciale. It is one of the worlds largest financial centres and tourist destinations. The city was unofficially founded by the Romans, and originally called Londinium.



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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:12 AM   #6
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City: Hong Kong Location: China (Special Administrative Region)

Birthday: July 1, 1997 (as SAR) Population: 7,012,738 Area: 1,103 km2

Landmark: Bank Of China Tower (1,209 ft / 369 m)

Homepage: http://info.gov.hk

Slogan: Asia's World City

Description: Hong Kong is a Special Administrative Region in The People's Republic Of China. It is a centre of business, finance, trade and tourism in the Asia Pacific region. The city is also known for it's skyline, vibancy, fast paced way of life and diversity.


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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:15 AM   #7
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City: London ... Location: United Kingdom
Thank you, you make this thread more international!!
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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:23 AM   #8
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City: Nairobi ... Location: Kenya, East Africa

Birthday:1899AD.. Population:3million.. Area: 150 sq km

Landmark: Nairobi National Park... Homepage: http://www.go2africa.com/kenya/nairo...national-park/

Slogan: "Place of Cool Waters"

Description: Nairobi is the largest city in East Africa, and the capital city of Kenya. It is the only capital in the world to border a National Park/Game Reserve, and has more species of bird than any other city on the planet.

Nairobi is a cosmopolitan city, with a significant Asian presence. It is home to the busiest airport in East Africa, and the 2nd largest Airline in the whole of Africa.



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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:24 AM   #9
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City [Name]: Hong Kong Location [Country or Region]: China (Special Administrative Region)
WANCH... please try to edit HK to be obviously and completely!!! thanks for your effort...
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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:25 AM   #10
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Thank you, you make this thread more international!!
That's alrite China winson
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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:27 AM   #11
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City: Beijing [北京]... Location: Beijing, China PR [中国.北京]

Birthday: 1st millennium BC.. Population:15.38 Million.. Area: 16,400 sp km

Landmark: 紫禁城 Forbidden City [AD 1420; 720,000 sq meters]

Homepage: http://www.ebeijing.gov.cn/


Slogan: 新北京, 新奥运 New BeiJing, Great Olympics -- Olympics Game 2008

Description: Beijing is a major transportation hub, with dozens of railways, roads and expressways entering and leaving it in all directions. It is also the focal point of many international flights to China. Beijing is recognized as the political, educational, and cultural center of the PRC.


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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:28 AM   #12
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sorry....

I deleted..

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WANCH... please try to edit HK to be obviously and completely!!! thanks for your effort...
That's what I'm trying to do right now. My modem is so slow man. Anyway, seems that you're doing almost every major city in China. If it's ok, how about we let a forumer from that city do the profile
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Old April 7th, 2006, 11:39 AM   #14
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City: Seoul... Location: Korea Of Republic Birthday: 15 October 1945..
I think Seoul is much older, Seoul's old name is "汉阳" in Chinese,means a city to the north of Han river,and it used to be the capital of Baiji,an old country in Korean history about 400 AD.
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Quote:
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That's what I'm trying to do right now. My modem is so slow man. Anyway, seems that you're doing almost every major city in China. If it's ok, how about we let a forumer from that city do the profile
Oh, I See!!! Ok... that is a good Idea!!!
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I think Seoul is much older, Seoul's old name is "汉阳" in Chinese,means a city to the north of Han river,and it used to be the capital of Baiji,an old country in Korean history about 400 AD.
I deleted it...
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sorry....

I deleted..
Why??? a little bid disappointed!!! Anyway... thanks for your participation!!!
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Old April 7th, 2006, 12:17 PM   #18
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City:Kuala Lumpur 吉隆坡 Location:Malaysia

Birthday: 1857

Population: 1.6 million Area:243.65 km² (Federal Territory area)
Landmark:Petronas Twin Tower

Homepage:http://www.dbkl.gov.my/
http://www.kualalumpur.gov.my/

Slogan:Living The Moment

Description:
largest city in Malaysia. Malays, Chinese and Indians comprise the main races among others in this multicultural backdrop. This ethnic diversity has shaped the city over the years and is clearly seen in the various cultural customs and religious beliefs, as well as languages, cuisines and architecture.

Better known as KL to the locals, the city is a heady mix of history and culture intertwined with mushrooming skyscrapers and office towers. Kuala Lumpur is the best example of a city that has managed to preserve the best of its cultural heritage and combine it with modern conveniences to offer a wholly unique experience to visitors




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Why??? a little bid disappointed!!! Anyway... thanks for your participation!!!
Sorry...I deleted it because my knowledge about my city was not correct....
I wiil post again ...
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