Road Trip Wednesday is a “Blog Carnival,” where YA Highway’s contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related question and answer it on their blogs. You can hop from destination to destination and get everybody’s unique take on the topic.
Today’s Topic: Interactive Q&A. Post a question on your blog, then travel the highway answering others’ questions.I was going to write this post last night, but a couldn’t for the life of me come up with a good question. The ones that popped into my head felt lame or one-dimensional or already done. So, ladies of YA Highway: three cheers for you, because this question thing is harder than it looks!
That said, here’s what I finally came up with…
If you could live in any city in the world (assuming money is no issue :)) which city would you choose?
For me, the small town of Lahaina on Maui is the obvious choice. I love warmth. I love quaint. I love seafood. I love beaches and suntans and flip flops. And hello, how gorgeous is this sunset?
Now, since I made the rules and money isn’t an issue, maybe I can have a second home in Charleston, SC as well.
21 thoughts on “RTW: Interactive Q & A”
Well, these aren’t all specific cities, but here’s mine (in no particular order):
1. Southern California
2. A small South Pacific island
3. With a 2nd home in Paris
(actually, I think I’d prefer a home at all 3! ;))
And here I sit in good ole’ WA! 😉
Yay! I love that you’re commenting on my blog. 🙂 And cheers to hanging out in good ole’ Washington.
This is a tough question. I almost picked Key West (warm + water + Hemingway), but I’m going to have to go with Chicago. What can I say–I’m a true Midwesterner at heart! (And Chicago has its own gorgeous beaches, at least for 3 months of the year.)
While I’ve never been to Chicago, I LOVE Key West. A little too secluded as a permantent place of residence for me though (as if Maui’s not!).
I like your pink makeover. At first I thought this was such a fun question and now I’m thinking it’s fun but so hard! My initial response: Paris. But then I realized I’d be too far from everyone I know so maybe that’s just my vacation house (you know, in this fantasy world where I can own not only a house but a vacation house). And then I’d choose to live outside Boston, where I’m from, or in Maine. Living in the mid-Atlantic, I desperately miss the beautiful New England fall.
Thanks, Tracey. 🙂 I’ve not spent much time in the Northeast, but it always looks so beautiful in photographs. Long winters though, right?
I’d move to Delaware so I can be closer to one of my best friends. Of course, I’d have to move people from where I am now with me.
Eh, why not just drag everyone you love around the country. 🙂
I’d miss my family terribly if I moved far away, so I’d probably buy 10 acres about 20 miles up the road, right on the edge of the city/beginning of the rural area.
If I could get my family to move with me, I’d probably hop from European city to European city for many years.
Ooh, I love the idea of city-hopping! Why settle down?
Could I alternate between London, New York and Paris? I lived in London for a while but didn’t take full advantage, New York houses some of my favourite artist/designer peoples I would sneakily befriend and I’d love to explore Paris by myself rather than with school/the parents. I know, I’m not asking much!
You can do anything you you want, Sophia. 🙂 I’ve never been to London, New York, or France (I know, I know…) but ever since I read ANNA AND THE FRENCH KISS I’ve been dying to visit Paris.
Ooooh – tough one! The beach. I would definitely love to live in a WARM place by the beach.
I’m so with you at the beach, Alison. Can we have pina coladas?
I think it would be lovely to have a house somewhere in the English countryside; I loved every minute of it when I was there before. But I think I’d need to be able to alternate between another place in the city, for a little bit more excitement. 😀
Otherwise, my absolute dream would be to live either in Sorrento or Capri. They have to be the most gorgeous places on earth.
Ooh, Capri! I like that idea. I’ve never been, but it looks absolutely beautiful!
Yes, yes, yes, Charleston, SC FTW!
I lived in CHS for 10 years and I still fantasize about it (well, maybe not in July). It’s right there at the top of my list. beautiful architecture, the BEACH, friendly people, and open-minded for a small southern town. It doesn’t get better!
SO jealous that you lived in Charleston! I’ve vacationed there twice and I absolutely adore it.
Believe it or not, we purposely chose Fayetteville, Arkansas. 🙂 But I’d take a vacation home in the Wind Rivers in Wyoming. Or Monteverde, Costa Rica. Or pretty much anywhere, who am I kidding.
I’ve not lived in Arkansas, but my husband and I lived in TN for three years and loved it. There’s something so appealing about the south.
I’m a nomad at heart, so I think I’d have the most awesome amphibous RV ever. Since we’re dreaming.. 🙂
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