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KingAragorn

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Message Posted: Apr 15, 2007 7:14:42 AM

Name any place, city, state, region, country, etc. in alphabetic order
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 12:25:27 AM

Isle Royale National Park, in Michigan.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 12:11:25 AM

Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 10:55:39 PM

Fort McHenry National Monument, it use to be a National Park from 1925 until 1939, but since then "only" a National Monument.

So let's say it is half of a suggestion for the letter 'F'.

'H' is the next one..!

[Edited by: Pielededrac at 9/22/2014 10:56:02 PM EST]
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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 10:48:42 PM

Just checked a list and found nothing that starts with F so,
Gates of the Arctic, Alaska.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 8:32:27 PM

Everglades National Park, Florida

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 4:27:53 PM

Denali National Park and Preserve in Alaska.

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bluetatanka
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 1:09:09 PM

Devault, PA

[Edited by: bluetatanka at 9/22/2014 1:09:37 PM EST]
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hnofer17
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 1:03:06 PM

Canyonlands National Park

National Parks in the US
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campyz
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 1:00:40 PM

Big Bend National Park, Texas
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mafandoi
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 12:29:51 PM

American Samoa National Park

For this round, let's try listing National Parks in the U.S.

The National Park of American Samoa is a national park in the American Territory of American Samoa, distributed across three separate islands: Tutuila, Ofu, and Ta‘u. The park preserves and protects coral reefs, tropical rainforests, fruit bats, and the Samoan culture. It is popular for hiking and snorkeling. Of the park's 13,500 acres (5,500 ha), 9,000 acres (3,600 ha) is land and 4,500 acres (1,800 ha) is coral reefs and ocean.[3] It is the only American national park south of the Equator.
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 11:49:56 PM

Zacharo Beach in South West Greece in the Ionian Sea.

That's it, next suggestion?
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 11:47:53 PM

Yaupon Beach on Oak Island, a barrier island of North Carolina

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Moe23
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 10:19:42 PM

Xpu Ha, Mexico - beach resort community on the Caribbean

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panj
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 8:36:44 PM

Wildwood NJ




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[Edited by: panj at 9/21/2014 8:37:06 PM EST]
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 7:42:59 PM

Venice, Florida, on the Gulf of Mexico.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 6:48:24 PM

Unawatuna, Sri Lanka (beach resort town at the SW corner of the island)

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 12:55:03 PM

Trouville-sur-Mer in Normandy,France, on the English Chanel.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 11:39:38 AM

Skua Beach, Heard Island (Sub-Antarctic)

(Bring your wet suit and keg of brandy)

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[Edited by: Hawk01 at 9/21/2014 11:49:13 AM EST]
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 11:25:39 AM

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, in France, on the Mediterranean.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 10:39:47 AM

Qualicum Beach, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

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[Edited by: Hawk01 at 9/21/2014 10:40:37 AM EST]
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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 1:03:26 AM

Palavas-les-Flots in France on the Mediterranean.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 12:41:32 AM

Ormond Beach, Florida

The northern neighbor of Daytona Beach.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 12:16:12 AM

Neptune Beach, Florida

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 10:49:37 PM

Myrtle Beach, SC

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 5:44:56 PM

La Baule, beach resort on the Atlantic Coast in France.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 5:33:48 PM

Kribi, Cameroon

A beach resort and sea port on the Gulf of Guinea on the west coast of Africa.

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 3:31:39 PM

Juist, small town/island with a beautiful beach on the East Frisian Islands of Germany. North Sea.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 12:48:23 PM

Ipanema, a well known beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 10:45:57 AM

Hallandale Beach, Florida.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 10:15:31 AM

Gunnison Beach

A beach within the Sandy Hook unit of the Gateway National Recreation Area, on the Atlantic coast of New Jersey. It is New Jersey's only legal clothing-optional beach.

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hnofer17
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 9:30:01 AM

Fort Walton Beach, FL

(Went there this past March, and it was lovely)
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Bungee
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 2:42:15 AM

East Hampton, NY - near the eastern end of Long Island

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Pielededrac
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 12:44:59 AM

Deauville, Normandy/ France.

A beautiful beach resort close to the landing beaches, and also the American Film Festival is organized in Deauville every year since 1975.

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[Edited by: Pielededrac at 9/20/2014 12:45:38 AM EST]
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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 12:04:51 AM

Cannes, France (one of the best and one of the fewest sandy beaches on the Riviera)

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JesusIsTops
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 11:13:26 PM

Belmar, NJ. Went there at least once.

Miss those days.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 10:56:25 PM

Acapulco

One of Mexico's oldest and most famous beach resorts.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 1:27:11 PM

Zeebrugge, Belgium on the North Sea

That completes this round, the next post may specify the new round topic
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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 1:20:05 PM

Yzerfontein

A small harbor town with about 1200 inhabitants on the west coast of South Africa.

Towns/cities located on any coast worldwide (no lakes or rivers).
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mafandoi
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 1:04:55 PM

Xiamen

is a major city on the southeast (Taiwan Strait) coast of the People's Republic of China.

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Pielededrac
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Wellington, capital city of New Zealand in the South Pacific.

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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 5:37:38 AM

Vancouver

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Moe23
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 3:02:55 AM

Udupi, India on the Arabian Sea

Cities on the coast. No lakes or rivers
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Pielededrac
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Trouville-sur Mer, in Normandy/France, on the English Chanel.

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CatskillHiker
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 12:26:20 AM

Singapore on the Singapore Strait

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Bungee
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Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) on Guanabara Bay and the South Atlantic Ocean

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Pielededrac
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Quanzhou, city in China, facing the Taiwan Strait.

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JesusIsTops
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Point Pleasant , NJ

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Moe23
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 9:51:20 PM

Oakland, California on San Francisco Bay

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Pielededrac
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Naples, Italy, on the Mediterranean Sea.

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Hawk01
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 3:32:11 PM

Mogadishu, Somalia, Indian Ocean

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[Edited by: Hawk01 at 9/18/2014 3:33:05 PM EST]
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