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Old 09-05-2009, 11:09 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by Steelybeast
One of the first things we noticed was how much longer the street and city names were compared to the USA. Here, where we live near Atlanta, we have names like Poplar Street or Pine Road. There you have names such as Schaffhauserstrasse, Thurgauerstrasse, and Flughofstrasse.
Heck - in Atlanta, everything's named Peachtree something or other - you only have one street name to learn

Glad to hear that you made it over, had fun, and made it back. Definitely looking forward to your trip report.

Now... when's the next trip over?
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