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==About==
 
==About==
  
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'''Location:''' [[Vancouver]], [[British Columbia]], [[Canada]] and [[Brisbane]], [[Queensland]], [[Australia]].
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'''Citizenships:''' Canada, United Kingdom, Australia (permanent resident).
  
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'''Contributions:''' Wikipedia, Wikitravel, World66, Schmapp Travel Guides.
  
'''Location:''' [[Vancouver]], [[British Columbia]], [[Canada]].
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'''Life:''' Writer, director and theatre/media artist. I am an instructor in the Capilano University Theatre Department [http://www.capilanou.ca/programs/theatre/] and researching a post-grad degree in Australia.
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'''Citizenships:''' Canadian, United Kingdom, Australia (landed immigrant).  
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'''Contributions:''' Wikipedia since 2004, Wikitravel since 2004. World66 since 2006, Wikiversity since 2006.
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'''Travel:''' Some people put pins on a map. I like this. Besides, I keep misplacing the map. I was a leader for tour groups to Israel and the (then) USSR in the 1980s. In the 1990s I was a touring performer and in the early 2000s, a part-time web designer for a small group of travel agencies and tour operators. I've been contributing off and on to various wiki projects with articles on theatre history, arts/culture and travel/food.  
  
'''Bio:'''
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'''Current''' Current research is in the field of interdisciplinary collaboration and designing interactive multimedial fiction formats; undertaking a Doctoral degree in the Creative Industries in Brisbane, Australia.
Stephen Atkins, BFA Theatre/Art History, MFA Theatre/Film (SFU) is a faculty member of Capilano University[http://www.capcollege.bc.ca/programs/theatre/faculty.html] in North Vancouver, Canada, Artistic Director of Human Theatre [http://www.humantheatre.ca] and an Associate Artist with Zen Zen Zo Physical Theatre in Brisbane. He has performed, taught and directed in [[Brisbane]], [[Melbourne]],[[Vancouver]], [[Calgary]] and [[Lethbridge]]. Recent directing credits include Mad Boy Chronicle, Woyzeck, Les Belles Souers for Exit22 at Capilano College [http://www.capcollege.bc.ca], Samuel Beckett: 5 Short Pieces for Human Theatre / Zen Zen Zo [http://www.zenzenzo.com], Trigger and The Skriker. Stephen was a founding member of the Tooba Physical Theatre Centre [http://www.tooba.com] in Vancouver, BC. Writing credits for theatre include Just Measures (1989), Four & Twenty Blackbirds (1992), Black Angels (1997), Dracula (an adaptation for physical theatre 2007) and Sub-Con Warrior 2.0. Articles include Virtual Reality and the Actual Performer (CTR 1994) Other writing projects include several contributions (1994-2005) on science fiction, art history, food and travel for trade publications and open-source projects such as Schmap Travel Guides, Wikipedia, World66 and WWTG[http://travelagentsoftware.com/world_wide_travel_guide/live_demos/demo2.php].  
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'''Other:''' Web page design, amateur photographer, likes to cook.
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'''Other:''' Digital phpotography/video editing, painting, guitar.
  
==News==
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Trip Advisor page [http://apps.facebook.com/tripadvisortravelmap/?session=true&fbsrc=prMyTeaserImgWall&id=517735696].
  
Please consult the Facebook pages for Human Theatre [http://www.facebook.com/pages/Vancouver-BC/Human-Theatre/10374578630] and Stephen Atkins [http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=517735696] for recent news.
 
  
==Places I've been==
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==Places==
 
   
 
   
 
===Canada===
 
===Canada===
 
====Alberta====
 
====Alberta====
I was born in Calgary and grew up there. Many years later I taught in the University of Lethbridge theatre department for two years.
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[[Banff]], [[Calgary]], [[Drumheller]], [[Edmonton]], [[High River]], [[Jasper]], [[Lake Louise]], [[Lethbridge]].
 
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[[Banff]], [[Calgary]], [[Drumheller]], [[Edmonton]], [[Fort McLeaod]], [[Grande Prairie]],  [[High River]], [[Jasper]], [[Lake Louise]], [[Lethbridge]], [[Okotoks]], [[Red Deer]].
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====British Columbia====
 
====British Columbia====
I have spent most of my life there. I have had the pleasure of seeing quite a bit of this amazing province because I was a touring actor in a childrens' theatre company where we did about 200 performances over most of a year. We toured our shows to schools all over the interior and as far north as the Alaskan panhandle. We went to some communities with no roads, you had to fly in by float plane (packing set, props and costumes along!!).
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I was a touring actor here. We performed all over the interior and as far north as the Alaskan panhandle to some communities with no roads, you had to fly in by float plane.
 
   
 
   
 
[[100 Mile House]], [[Bella Coola]], [[Chilliwack]], [[Cranbrook]], [[Fort St. John]], [[Gabriola Island]], [[Grand Forks]], [[Hope]], [[Kamloops]], [[Kelowna]], [[Nanaimo]], [[Nelson]], [[Oliver]], [[Osoyoos]], [[Pemberton]], [[Penticton]], [[Port Edward]], [[Prince George]], [[Prince Rupert]], [[Quesnel]], [[Revelstoke]], [[Saltspring Island]], [[Squamish]], [[Stewart]], [[Tofino]], [[Victoria]], [[Whister]], [[Whiterock]], [[Williams Lake]].
 
[[100 Mile House]], [[Bella Coola]], [[Chilliwack]], [[Cranbrook]], [[Fort St. John]], [[Gabriola Island]], [[Grand Forks]], [[Hope]], [[Kamloops]], [[Kelowna]], [[Nanaimo]], [[Nelson]], [[Oliver]], [[Osoyoos]], [[Pemberton]], [[Penticton]], [[Port Edward]], [[Prince George]], [[Prince Rupert]], [[Quesnel]], [[Revelstoke]], [[Saltspring Island]], [[Squamish]], [[Stewart]], [[Tofino]], [[Victoria]], [[Whister]], [[Whiterock]], [[Williams Lake]].
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[[Edmondston]], [[Moncton]], [[St. John]].
 
[[Edmondston]], [[Moncton]], [[St. John]].
 
====Ontario====
 
====Ontario====
I make a trip to Ontario maybe once every two years.
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[[Guelph]], [[Kingston]], [[Niagara Falls]], [[Niagara-on-the-Lake]], [[Ottawa]], [[Sault Sainte Marie]], [[Sudbury]], [[Thunder Bay]], [[Toronto]], [[Windsor]].
  
[[Guelph]], [[Kingston]], [[Niagara Falls]], [[Niagara-on-the-Lake]], [[Ottawa]], [[Sault Sainte Marie]], [[Sudbury]], [[Thunder Bay]], [[Toronto]], [[Windsor]].
 
 
====Quebec====
 
====Quebec====
Montreal was a great revelation the first time I went, but taking a road trip to the many smaller towns, especially down south, near the border to Vermont, you really see that mix of French and English heritage.
 
  
 
[[Aylmer]], [[Hull]], [[Montreal]], [[Quebec City]], [[Sherbrooke]], [[Trois-Rivieres]].
 
[[Aylmer]], [[Hull]], [[Montreal]], [[Quebec City]], [[Sherbrooke]], [[Trois-Rivieres]].
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====California====
 
====California====
 
[[Anaheim]], [[Bakersfield]], [[Berkeley]], [[Beverly Hills]], [[Death Valley]], [[Eureka]], [[Fresno]], [[Joshua Tree]], [[Los Angeles]], [[Mount Shasta]], [[Napa]], [[Oakland]], [[Oxnard]], [[Palm Springs]], [[Redding]], [[San Diego]], [[San Francisco]], [[Santa Ana]], [[Santa Barbara]], [[Santa Cruz]], [[Saint Helena]], [[Ventura]], [[Yreka]].  
 
[[Anaheim]], [[Bakersfield]], [[Berkeley]], [[Beverly Hills]], [[Death Valley]], [[Eureka]], [[Fresno]], [[Joshua Tree]], [[Los Angeles]], [[Mount Shasta]], [[Napa]], [[Oakland]], [[Oxnard]], [[Palm Springs]], [[Redding]], [[San Diego]], [[San Francisco]], [[Santa Ana]], [[Santa Barbara]], [[Santa Cruz]], [[Saint Helena]], [[Ventura]], [[Yreka]].  
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====Florida====
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[[Miami]].
 
====Hawaii====
 
====Hawaii====
 
[[Captain Cook]], [[Hilo]], [[Honolulu]], [[Pearl City]].
 
[[Captain Cook]], [[Hilo]], [[Honolulu]], [[Pearl City]].
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====Illinois====
 
====Illinois====
 
[[Chicago]], [[Schaumburg]].
 
[[Chicago]], [[Schaumburg]].
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====Kentucky====
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[[Louisville]] (or Luh-ville as the locals call it).
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====Massachusetts====
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[[Stockbridge]].
 
====Michigan====
 
====Michigan====
 
[[Detroit]].
 
[[Detroit]].
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[[Glacier National Park]], [[Jackson Hole]] and [[Billings]], [[Glacier National Park]], [[Great Falls]], [[Pablo]].
 
[[Glacier National Park]], [[Jackson Hole]] and [[Billings]], [[Glacier National Park]], [[Great Falls]], [[Pablo]].
 
====Nevada====
 
====Nevada====
Friends of mine used to live in Las Vegas, I visited a few times and had the rare experience of what it is like to actually live in a suburb of Vegas. Since then all my trips have been the normal show/casino/convention type.
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[[Henderson]], [[Las Vegas]], [[Reno]].
 
[[Henderson]], [[Las Vegas]], [[Reno]].
  
 
====New Jersey====
 
====New Jersey====
I was there once in 1992.
 
 
 
[[New Jersey City]].
 
[[New Jersey City]].
 
====New York====
 
====New York====
I worked in Buffalo for about a month and a half in 2000. I make trips occasionally to Manhattan.
 
  
[[Albany]], [[Buffalo]], [[New York City]], [[Niagara Falls]].
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[[Albany (New York)|Albany]], [[Buffalo (New York)|Buffalo]], [[New York City]], [[Niagara Falls (New York)|Niagara Falls]], [[Saratoga Springs]].
  
 
====Oregon====
 
====Oregon====
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====Wyoming====
 
====Wyoming====
 
[[Jackson]], [[Yellowstone National Park]].
 
[[Jackson]], [[Yellowstone National Park]].
 
 
  
 
===Mexico===
 
===Mexico===
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====Austria====
 
====Austria====
 
[[Vienna]]
 
[[Vienna]]
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====Czech Republic====
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[[Prague]], [[Kutna Hora]]
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====England====
 
====England====
[[Bath]], [[Bradford]], [[Brighton]], [[Burgess Hill]], [[Derby]], [[Dover]], [[Hove]], [[Leeds]], [[Leceister]], [[London]], [[Luton]], [[Nottingham]], [[Oakham]], [[Oxford]], [[Peterborough]], [[Royal Tunbridge Wells]], [[Rye]], [[Salisbury]], [[Scunthorpe]], [[Sheffield]], [[Stamford]], [[Uckfield]], [[York]].  
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[[Alfriston]], [[Bath]], [[Bradford]], [[Brighton]], [[Burgess Hill]], [[Derby]], [[Dover]], [[Hove]], [[Leeds]], [[Leceister]], [[London]], [[Luton]], [[Nottingham]], [[Oakham]], [[Oxford]], [[Oxsted]], [[Peterborough]], [[Royal Tunbridge Wells]], [[Rye]], [[Salisbury]], [[Scunthorpe]], [[Sheffield]], [[Stamford]], [[Uckfield]], [[York]].  
 
====Finland====
 
====Finland====
 
[[Helsinki]].
 
[[Helsinki]].
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====Russia====
 
====Russia====
 
[[Moscow]], [[Saint Petersburg]].
 
[[Moscow]], [[Saint Petersburg]].
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====Slovenia====
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[[Bovec]], [[Ljubljana]].
 
====Turkey====
 
====Turkey====
 
[[Ankara]], [[Antalya]], [[Bodrum]], [[Capadoccia]], [[Ephesus]], [[Fethiye]], [[Gocek]], [[Istanbul]], [[Izmir]], [[Kalkan]], [[Kas]], [[Kusadasi]], [[Marmaris]], [[Pumukkale]], [[Turquoise Coast]].
 
[[Ankara]], [[Antalya]], [[Bodrum]], [[Capadoccia]], [[Ephesus]], [[Fethiye]], [[Gocek]], [[Istanbul]], [[Izmir]], [[Kalkan]], [[Kas]], [[Kusadasi]], [[Marmaris]], [[Pumukkale]], [[Turquoise Coast]].
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[[Kiev]], [[Lutsk]], [[Rovno]], [[Lviv]].
 
[[Kiev]], [[Lutsk]], [[Rovno]], [[Lviv]].
  
 
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===Caribbean===
 
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====Barbados====
 
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[[Bridgetown]]
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====Saint Vincent and the Grenadines====
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[[Kingstown]], [[Bequia]], [[Tobago Cays]], [[Mustique]].
 
===Asia===
 
===Asia===
 
====China====
 
====China====
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[[Macao]]
 
[[Macao]]
 
====Malaysia====
 
====Malaysia====
[[Batu Sanat]], [[Georgetown]], [[Ipoh]], [[Johor Bahru]], [[Kluang]], [[Kuala Lumpur]], [[Melaka]], [[Muar]], [[Port Dickson]].
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[[Batu Ferringhi]], [[Batu Pahat]], [[Georgetown]], [[Ipoh]], [[Johor Bahru]], [[Kluang]], [[Kuala Lumpur]], [[Lumut]], [[Melaka]], [[Muar]], [[Pangkor]], [[Port Dickson]], [[Ringlet]].
 
====Singapore====
 
====Singapore====
 
[[Singapore]]
 
[[Singapore]]
 
====Thailand====
 
====Thailand====
[[Bangkok]], [[Chiang Mai]], [[Chiang Rai]], [[Lampang]], [[Lamphun]], [[Nakhon Sawan]].
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[[Bangkok]], [[Chiang Mai]], [[Chiang Rai]], [[Lampang]], [[Lamphun]], [[Mae Chaem]], [[Nakhon Sawan]], [[Sukhothai]].
 
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===Oceana===
 
===Oceana===
 
====Australia====
 
====Australia====
[[Beenleigh]], [[Brisbane]], [[Byron Bay]], [[Caloundra]], [[Coolum]], [[Gympie]], [[Melbourne]], [[Noosa]], [[Redcliffe]], [[Surfers Paradise]], [[Sydney]], [[Toowong]], [[Tugun]], [[Yamba]].
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[[Ballina]], [[Bungalow]], [[Beenleigh]], [[Bondi]], [[Brisbane]], [[Brunswick Heads]], [[Burliegh Heads]], [[Byron Bay]], [[Caloundra]], [[Collangatta]], [[Coolum]], [[Currumbin]], [[Gympie]], [[Iluka]], [[Kingscliff]], [[Maleny]], [[Manly]], [[Maroochydore]], [[Melbourne]], [[Miami]], [[Nerang]], [[Noosa]], [[Redcliffe]], [[Surfers Paradise]], [[Sydney]], [[Toowong]], [[Tugun]], [[Tweed Heads]], [[Yamba]], [[Tumby Bay]].
  
 
====New Zealand====
 
====New Zealand====
[[Auckland]], [[Rotorua]].
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[[Auckland]], [[Hamilton]], [[Rotorua]], [[Tauranga]].
  
 
===Middle East===
 
===Middle East===
 
====Israel and West Bank====
 
====Israel and West Bank====
[[Acre]], [[Afula]], [[Beersheba]], [[Bethlehem]], [[Eliat]], [[Gaza]], [[Hadera]], [[Haifa]], [[Hebron]], [[Jaffa]], [[Jerusalem]], [[Jericho]], [[Jordon Valley]], [[Masada]], [[Nazareth]], [[Tel Aviv]], [[Tiberias]]
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[[Acre]], [[Afula]], [[Beersheba]], [[Bethlehem]], [[Eliat]], [[Gaza]], [[Hadera]], [[Haifa]], [[Hebron]], [[Jaffa]], [[Jerusalem]], [[Jericho]], [[Jordon Valley]], [[Masada]], [[Nazareth]], [[Tel Aviv]], [[Tiberias]].
 
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===Places I want to go.===
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I am planning a road trip from Barcelona to Rome. It will happen in the next two years.
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Latest revision as of 18:48, 14 December 2010

Stephen Atkins.

Contents

About[edit]

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

Citizenships: Canada, United Kingdom, Australia (permanent resident).

Contributions: Wikipedia, Wikitravel, World66, Schmapp Travel Guides.

Life: Writer, director and theatre/media artist. I am an instructor in the Capilano University Theatre Department [1] and researching a post-grad degree in Australia.

Travel: Some people put pins on a map. I like this. Besides, I keep misplacing the map. I was a leader for tour groups to Israel and the (then) USSR in the 1980s. In the 1990s I was a touring performer and in the early 2000s, a part-time web designer for a small group of travel agencies and tour operators. I've been contributing off and on to various wiki projects with articles on theatre history, arts/culture and travel/food.

Current Current research is in the field of interdisciplinary collaboration and designing interactive multimedial fiction formats; undertaking a Doctoral degree in the Creative Industries in Brisbane, Australia.

Other: Digital phpotography/video editing, painting, guitar.


Trip Advisor page [2].


Places[edit]

Canada[edit]

Alberta[edit]

Banff, Calgary, Drumheller, Edmonton, High River, Jasper, Lake Louise, Lethbridge.

British Columbia[edit]

I was a touring actor here. We performed all over the interior and as far north as the Alaskan panhandle to some communities with no roads, you had to fly in by float plane.

100 Mile House, Bella Coola, Chilliwack, Cranbrook, Fort St. John, Gabriola Island, Grand Forks, Hope, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Nelson, Oliver, Osoyoos, Pemberton, Penticton, Port Edward, Prince George, Prince Rupert, Quesnel, Revelstoke, Saltspring Island, Squamish, Stewart, Tofino, Victoria, Whister, Whiterock, Williams Lake.

Manitoba[edit]

Winnipeg.

New Brunswick[edit]

Edmondston, Moncton, St. John.

Ontario[edit]

Guelph, Kingston, Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ottawa, Sault Sainte Marie, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Toronto, Windsor.

Quebec[edit]

Aylmer, Hull, Montreal, Quebec City, Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivieres.

Saskatchewan[edit]

Regina.

USA[edit]

Alaska[edit]

Juneau,Skagway.

Arizona[edit]

Grand Canyon, Mohave Canyon, Phoenix.

California[edit]

Anaheim, Bakersfield, Berkeley, Beverly Hills, Death Valley, Eureka, Fresno, Joshua Tree, Los Angeles, Mount Shasta, Napa, Oakland, Oxnard, Palm Springs, Redding, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Ana, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, Saint Helena, Ventura, Yreka.

Florida[edit]

Miami.

Hawaii[edit]

Captain Cook, Hilo, Honolulu, Pearl City.

Idaho[edit]

Boise, Couer d'Alene.

Illinois[edit]

Chicago, Schaumburg.

Kentucky[edit]

Louisville (or Luh-ville as the locals call it).

Massachusetts[edit]

Stockbridge.

Michigan[edit]

Detroit.

Montana[edit]

Glacier National Park, Jackson Hole and Billings, Glacier National Park, Great Falls, Pablo.

Nevada[edit]

Henderson, Las Vegas, Reno.

New Jersey[edit]

New Jersey City.

New York[edit]

Albany, Buffalo, New York City, Niagara Falls, Saratoga Springs.

Oregon[edit]

Ashland, Eugene, Medford, Portland, Salem.

Utah[edit]

Ogden, Provo, Salt Lake City.

Washington State[edit]

Bellingham, Blaine, Olympia, Pasco, Port Townshend, Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma.

Wyoming[edit]

Jackson, Yellowstone National Park.

Mexico[edit]

Acapulco, Bucerias, Chilpancingo de los Bravo, Cuernavaca, Guadalajara, Ixtapa, La Manzanillo, Manzanillo, Mexico City, Mismaloya, Oaxaca, Puebla, Puerto Vallarta, Punta de Mita, Sayulita, Taxco, Tehuantepac, Tijuana.

Europe & Great Britain[edit]

Austria[edit]

Vienna

Czech Republic[edit]

Prague, Kutna Hora

England[edit]

Alfriston, Bath, Bradford, Brighton, Burgess Hill, Derby, Dover, Hove, Leeds, Leceister, London, Luton, Nottingham, Oakham, Oxford, Oxsted, Peterborough, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Rye, Salisbury, Scunthorpe, Sheffield, Stamford, Uckfield, York.

Finland[edit]

Helsinki.

France[edit]

Aix-en-Provence, Ales, Arles, Avignon, Bagnois sur Ceze, Beaucaire, Carpentras, Cavallon, Chalon sur Soane, Champigne, Chartres, Chateau Neuf du Pape, Chateau Neuf du Rhone, Fontaine de Vaucluse, Fontainebleu, Gorges du Verdon, Istres, L'Ilses sur la Sorgue, La Coste, Les Baux de Provence, Lyon, Macon, Montpellier, Nice, Nimes, Orange, Nice, Paris, Salon de Provence, St Remy-de-Provence, Toulon, Tournon sur Rhone, Valence, Versailles.

Germany[edit]

Frankfurt.

Greece[edit]

Argos, Argostolion, Athens, Corinth, Delphi, Epidavros, Kalambaka, Kalimnos, Kos, Marathon, Meteora, Noplion, Olmpia, Patras, Rhodes, Simi, Thassaloniki.

Russia[edit]

Moscow, Saint Petersburg.

Slovenia[edit]

Bovec, Ljubljana.

Turkey[edit]

Ankara, Antalya, Bodrum, Capadoccia, Ephesus, Fethiye, Gocek, Istanbul, Izmir, Kalkan, Kas, Kusadasi, Marmaris, Pumukkale, Turquoise Coast.

Ukraine[edit]

Kiev, Lutsk, Rovno, Lviv.

Caribbean[edit]

Barbados[edit]

Bridgetown

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines[edit]

Kingstown, Bequia, Tobago Cays, Mustique.

Asia[edit]

China[edit]

Hong Kong

Indonesia[edit]

Denpasar, Jakarta, Kuta, Sanur, Ubud, Yogyakarta.

Japan[edit]

Narita, Tokyo

Macao[edit]

Macao

Malaysia[edit]

Batu Ferringhi, Batu Pahat, Georgetown, Ipoh, Johor Bahru, Kluang, Kuala Lumpur, Lumut, Melaka, Muar, Pangkor, Port Dickson, Ringlet.

Singapore[edit]

Singapore

Thailand[edit]

Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Lampang, Lamphun, Mae Chaem, Nakhon Sawan, Sukhothai.

Oceana[edit]

Australia[edit]

Ballina, Bungalow, Beenleigh, Bondi, Brisbane, Brunswick Heads, Burliegh Heads, Byron Bay, Caloundra, Collangatta, Coolum, Currumbin, Gympie, Iluka, Kingscliff, Maleny, Manly, Maroochydore, Melbourne, Miami, Nerang, Noosa, Redcliffe, Surfers Paradise, Sydney, Toowong, Tugun, Tweed Heads, Yamba, Tumby Bay.

New Zealand[edit]

Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Tauranga.

Middle East[edit]

Israel and West Bank[edit]

Acre, Afula, Beersheba, Bethlehem, Eliat, Gaza, Hadera, Haifa, Hebron, Jaffa, Jerusalem, Jericho, Jordon Valley, Masada, Nazareth, Tel Aviv, Tiberias.

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