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mysteryowl

(7,470 posts)
Wed Dec 7, 2022, 08:47 PM Dec 2022

If you could live anywhere, where would you live? [View all]

In general terms...


41 votes, 3 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Mountains
11 (27%)
An island
1 (2%)
Woods
3 (7%)
Ocean Property
16 (39%)
Lake Property
9 (22%)
River Property
1 (2%)
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My views have been tempered by hurricanes and wildfires but I'd like either one hlthe2b Dec 2022 #1
Ahhh, a mountain lake! mysteryowl Dec 2022 #2
Mountains and woods. Elessar Zappa Dec 2022 #3
Reminds me of decision about summer vacation, so we decided elleng Dec 2022 #4
Very nice mysteryowl Dec 2022 #6
Anywhere I can hear ocean waves crashing onto the shore Demobrat Dec 2022 #5
Nice description mysteryowl Dec 2022 #7
An old school Spanish-style Hacienda built 1925-1945 in Orinda, California Hugh_Lebowski Dec 2022 #8
I'm with you! When my son was at Cal, he rented a vanlassie Dec 2022 #27
We lived in Orinda when I was a kid 1975-1979 Hugh_Lebowski Dec 2022 #42
When I was a kid, I thought that if I went into Orinda, Sky Jewels Dec 2022 #48
Well you weren't too far off, if you'd gone to school there that's how it woulda been Hugh_Lebowski Dec 2022 #51
In college I was friends with a few Miramonte kids. Sky Jewels Dec 2022 #54
I spent a lot of time in that area. Sky Jewels Dec 2022 #47
We had woods and view for 35 years. LakeArenal Dec 2022 #9
Wow! mysteryowl Dec 2022 #11
Costa Rica. LakeArenal Dec 2022 #16
Beautiful, but too humid for me mysteryowl Dec 2022 #17
US citizens pay tax on all income Effete Snob Dec 2022 #22
Good to know mysteryowl Dec 2022 #23
I'm retired I don't pay taxes. LakeArenal Dec 2022 #24
There are two countries in the world that do NOT recognize residence-based taxation DFW Dec 2022 #44
Delft, Netherlands. n/t Coventina Dec 2022 #10
Riverside... Jade Fox Dec 2022 #12
Anywhere there are flush toilets and at140 Dec 2022 #13
Provided that ocean property was on the west coast of Ireland! Harker Dec 2022 #14
Loch property. House of Roberts Dec 2022 #15
"Loch" mysteryowl Dec 2022 #18
Really? House of Roberts Dec 2022 #20
This message was self-deleted by its author mysteryowl Dec 2022 #21
i voted for an island....New Zealand's South Island. sinkingfeeling Dec 2022 #19
Me too! Luciferous Dec 2022 #55
I already live there. Kali Dec 2022 #25
Small city with a large university. BluesRunTheGame Dec 2022 #26
Something tells me you would love Pittsburgh FakeNoose Dec 2022 #28
I've been to Pittsburgh a few times! BluesRunTheGame Dec 2022 #30
Good luck! I'm sure you'll find a nice place FakeNoose Dec 2022 #35
Tucson ThoughtCriminal Dec 2022 #29
I've been to Tucson. BluesRunTheGame Dec 2022 #32
Bloomington Indiana is the place for you! Indiana University IS the city yellowdogintexas Dec 2022 #56
I live outside of Lexington Kentucky, Corgigal Dec 2022 #57
I have always enjoyed going to Lexington! yellowdogintexas Dec 2022 #58
Ocean property... somewhere warm. IcyPeas Dec 2022 #31
Me, the mountains. Hubs, the ocean. Solly Mack Dec 2022 #33
I've wanted to live in the mountains ever since seeing The Sound of Music as a tot. LudwigPastorius Dec 2022 #34
When our gitls were small, we would go there every June DFW Dec 2022 #45
SCOTLAND !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! !!!!! ! ! ! !!!!!! Trueblue1968 Dec 2022 #36
Woods I_UndergroundPanther Dec 2022 #37
City with an ocean view. mnhtnbb Dec 2022 #38
I am exactly where I want to be. Chainfire Dec 2022 #39
In a first world country where healthcare is a basic right. n/t area51 Dec 2022 #40
I'd live near mountains *and* a river. Or three. n/t malthaussen Dec 2022 #41
We moved to Rehoboth Beach from NE Ohio, our favorite spot. we can do it Dec 2022 #43
I'm a city/coastal/water/forest person. Sky Jewels Dec 2022 #46
oh yeah Bumblebee24 Dec 2022 #49
Living where we want to - small inland city in the South of France. 40 minutes from the sea GoneOffShore Dec 2022 #50
You left out desert. AnnaLee Dec 2022 #52
All of the above, at various times, with the exception of riverfront property, would have highplainsdem Dec 2022 #53
As close to my daughter & her family as I could get. yellowdogintexas Dec 2022 #59
The woods GenThePerservering Dec 2022 #60
New Jersey. This is a happy result, because I live there now. n/t. NNadir Dec 2022 #61
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