I Have Been to America

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 180 People

    I Have

    I wa born here so I know it's hard to believe, but I've been to america
    SoMuchToSay SoMuchToSay
    36-40, M
    1 Response May 24, 2008

    Tucson

    Spent two weeks in a house miles from anywhere, in the Arizona desert, loved the peace and the desert museum was pretty good.
    WylThirsk WylThirsk
    51-55, M
    Nov 30, 2007

    Citizen

    I am an American citizen. So, of course, I have been to America.
    ameeker ameeker
    22-25, F
    Nov 21, 2007

    Living In Usa

    I had a girl friend in Australia who was from America ,, we were boy friend and girl friend for 7 months and then she went home to America and i followed a after her a few weeks latter and lived with her family for months and i had a great time i even turned 18 years old there...
    howieday howieday
    36-40, M
    Jun 12, 2013

    Just a Few Family Trips

    First of all, I'll point out that I am from England, and have lived there all my life.   When I was young, we went on a few family trips to Florida.  We'd always spend a couple of weeks in Orlando and then a week in the Everglades were it was nice and quiet. ...
    Ryuuzaki Ryuuzaki
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Dec 10, 2008

    I Don't Like Homeland Security

    I tried to cross at Deroit a few years ago on a greyhound. I was refused entry because I was unemployed therefore I must be tryin to move to the US illegally. I spent a few days at a salvation army shelter in Windsor then crossed the boarder in a car with a few freinds, the...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    Mar 28, 2008

    A Different Universe

    I am in Canada and I have relatives in the States that I visit every so often.  Once I drive over the bridge in Niagara Falls or step off the plane, it really is like I have traveled into an alternate reality.  Wonderful in so many ways, but totally alien in many others...
    HoneySuckler HoneySuckler
    36-40, M
    Feb 24, 2012

    Ummm...

    Does it count if you were born here? And raised here? And have stayed here your whole life except for vacations?  
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 29, 2008

    I Kinda Live Here. ...

    I kinda live here. Never really left - except a few day trips over the border to Mexico.
    eyes eyes
    31-35, F
    Dec 10, 2007

    A couple of times now -

    but only for brief visits, the scale of the place astounds me! Enjoyed my visits plenty, although you can keep the northern winters. I was asked if I was Australian, English, Dutch and French - ha.
    csouls csouls
    36-40, M
    1 Response Feb 10

    Great Place

    I have been to a couple of places in Florida and California and loved them all.  I've been on holiday over there about 5 times and think America is a fantastic place.  If I won the lotto I would love to visit all the states.  The people are so friendly (or at least...
    Whitecloud Whitecloud
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 15, 2009

    America?

    Yea.. sure, I've been there before.  I live there.  And I HAVE been living there my entire life.  I don't know if I plan on staying here, but as for right now, I do.
    oliveoil2007 oliveoil2007
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 19, 2007

    Working On Making the Expatriation Legal

    I was born in New York and raised between New York and Quebec...  Now I'm living in Ontario and working on Permanent Residency.  I loved the conveniences of my life in the States but it's good to forge a life away from my parents and places that are so familiar. ...
    hAnih hAnih
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 10, 2007

    It's Certainly a Big Place

    I have a lot of memories of America, even though they might only have been 2 weeks worth. A couple of memories i will always remeber was the week i spent in New York visiting all of the great sights. the statue of Liberty, The Empire State Building and now to my great...
    Nelroy Nelroy
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Dec 14, 2008

    I've Been To America

    I've  been to America... just a visit in Detroit  that's all
    aquarius3 aquarius3
    66-70
    Dec 20, 2011

    America - The Land Of The Free

    I'm Canadian and happy to be one.  I also love America and I have been to America a few times.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 23, 2011

    Woo!

    I have been to America! In fact, I'm there right now! And, I was born here! Yay! Only not really, because America has a bad government and nobody likes us...
    WorldlySheep WorldlySheep
    18-21, F
    Nov 16, 2007

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    22-25, F
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    26-30, F
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    36-40, M
    Apr 19
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    hurtfuldecisions hurtfuldecisions
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Apr 18
    I´ve even lived there for about two years. Although this is not the fault of Belgium I have to say that my time there was the most dangerous and worst one in my life.
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 18
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    16-17, F
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    16-17, F
    Apr 16
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    31-35, F
    Apr 14
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    22-25, F
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    18-21, F
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    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 13
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    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 13
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    18-21, M
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    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 13
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    Wudugat Wudugat
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 13
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    22-25, M
    Apr 12
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    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 12
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    26-30, F
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    16-17, M
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    16-17, M
    Apr 10
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 10
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    PetiteChica PetiteChica
    18-21, F
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    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9
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    51-55, M
    2 Responses Apr 9
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    36-40, F
    Apr 9
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    46-50, M
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