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Old 06-09-2008, 12:07 AM   #1
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If you're ever in or near Charlotte, NC at night

On my recent trip to SC we rode through Charlotte on 85 (I guess?) around 9:30. People let me say this, as a semi traveler (I don't travel a lot) that sky line at night is gorgeous.

Seeing all those big building lit up at night with all sorts of lights and various floors lit up from either people working late or someone leaving their office light on makes the skyline glow above all the traffic, cars, and the moon. It makes you sit back and think "Wow what a wonderful place." I mean granted I was going about 80, that skyline from the back seat of a suburban just ...... wow.

Thats all I have to say.
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Old 06-09-2008, 12:53 AM   #2
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from the back seat of a suburban.
you asked about the headlights didn't you

skylines like that always look good in movies but i've never actually seen a city skyline at night closest thing i've seen is Sacramento at night:(
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you asked about the headlights didn't you

skylines like that always look good in movies but i've never actually seen a city skyline at night closest thing i've seen is Sacramento at night:(


It's nice out in the hill country during sunset....heck....

It's nice at Mt. Hood halfway up the mountain looking down over Gods country. Now THAT is a view!




and looking down during winter (you should see it during summer too!!! I'll put up pix one day).
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It's nice out in the hill country during sunset....heck....

It's nice at Mt. Hood halfway up the mountain looking down over Gods country. Now THAT is a view!
now if we could just get snow like where i'm at
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Right...it'd be nice to get snow here again too.

Is this the scene you saw, Will? Sure is nice!
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you asked about the headlights didn't you

skylines like that always look good in movies but i've never actually seen a city skyline at night closest thing i've seen is Sacramento at night:(
A headlight?? What?

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Right...it'd be nice to get snow here again too.

Is this the scene you saw, Will? Sure is nice!
No but it's close to it. I'm telling you what man, the skyline is beautiful from whatever view you can get.
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Old 06-10-2008, 08:11 PM   #7
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Right...it'd be nice to get snow here again too.

Is this the scene you saw, Will? Sure is nice!
Charlotte is a beautiful city.
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Old 06-10-2008, 09:08 PM   #8
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Charlotte is a beautiful city.
Absolutely!!! I love concord mills lol its awesomee
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can't wait to drive down the road on the left in the camaro

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Absolutely!!! I love concord mills lol its awesomee
go to south park. . .but make sure you're wearing name brand close and they are very nice. lol. went there for the apple store to get the upgrade to OS 10.5 and wow I felt out of place.


concord mills is the tourist mall.
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Old 06-20-2008, 10:10 PM   #11
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go to south park. . .but make sure you're wearing name brand close and they are very nice. lol. went there for the apple store to get the upgrade to OS 10.5 and wow I felt out of place.


concord mills is the tourist mall.
Why I went lol
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It's nice out in the hill country during sunset....heck....

It's nice at Mt. Hood halfway up the mountain looking down over Gods country. Now THAT is a view!

pictures like these are why Oregon rocks.
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pictures like these are why Oregon rocks.


I miss Oregon soooooo much. My dad is going out there in July to visit his mom. I only WISH i could go....we'd go to Timberline, snowboarding, throught he hills horseback riding...oh man, do I miss it.:(
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i work in charlotte and live south of the border in beautiful SC
it is pretty - i thought charlotte was huge when i moved here but now i'm used it

just stay away from concord mills when we have a race!
Food lion auto fair every spring and summer at the charlotte speedway is awesome - first time i saw the bumblebee!!
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