I Have Been to Another Country

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    Outside the US I have been to France,

    Italy, Greece, Switzerland (I don't care if it was just the airport, I was still there, lol), Monaco, Vatican. Next year I plan on visiting a friend in the Netherlands, and haven't decided if I want to stop by London/UK on the way, but those are two more future possibilities :)
    iSpyce iSpyce
    5 Responses Jun 18, 2015

    Mexico lindo y querido!

    Miss it! Would really love to go back...
    hotlatinamomma hotlatinamomma
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Feb 4, 2016

    Bermuda, Bahamas, Spain,

    France, Israel Holland, Denmark, Finland, Grenada, Peru, Egypt, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, China, Singapore, Thailand. There are a lot more since I have been traveling since I was 3 years old. Just so you know, I did NOT have a parent in the military.
    JerseyNade JerseyNade
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Mar 10, 2016

    I was enlisted for 10 years.

    I spent five years stationed at SHAPE Belgium. I traveled extensively while there; Germany: United Kingdom; Denmark; Amsterdam Holland; and France. The best times of my life happened while I was in the service. I was also married and lived in the Caribbean for a short while...
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    7 Responses Jun 6, 2015

    I was thought of in Australia.

    I was born in England I studied in the US I played in Europe I worked in India I now live in Canada. Travel is one of the greatest educations you can give yourself - it teaches culture, compassion, awareness and respect. Go travel!
    Hard2Beat Hard2Beat
    36-40, M
    5 Responses Nov 17, 2014

    I grew up in Sweden, England

    and US and i´m now living in Denmark. I have been to Canada, Norway, Finland, Germany, Holland, Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Croatia, Slovenia, Slovacia, Czech republic, Hungary, Irland and Northern Ireland.
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    5 Responses Oct 28, 2015

    I was in the Netherlands,

    London, France (Paris), Italy (Venice, Sardinia), Egypt, Austria, Switzerland, Turkey, Tunis, Greece, Spain and the Dominican Republic
    Colliie Colliie
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Sep 20, 2015

    I have been to many countries but,

    there is no place like home.
    dave13happiness dave13happiness
    41-45, M
    6 Responses Aug 9, 2015

    As a matter of fact, I have been to many other

    countries. Mexico, Great Britain (England, Ireland and Scotland... sorry, Wales!), France, Italy, Germany and Israel. I THINK those are all the countries I have traveled to... I may be forgetting one or two. I have also traveled extensively in the US. I can say that I...
    Move4Word Move4Word
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Apr 7, 2016

    China, Taiwan, Australia,

    New Zealand, US, Canada, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Japan, UK, France, UAE, and South Korea. I know I'm pretty young but I'm really lucky to have traveled so much!
    PinksTheNewBlack PinksTheNewBlack
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Oct 17, 2015
    Lovetotickle93 Lovetotickle93
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Feb 23, 2016

    I've been to multiple countries before,

    because of my father's job however. A couple I don't recall, as I was much younger at the time: Ecuador, Taiwan, Israel, Belgium, USA (obviously), Mexico, Canada, Egypt, France, Amsterdam, Turkey. The places I miss most are Taiwan, and Israel. EDIT: Turns out that Amsterdam...
    DakotaLesmercy DakotaLesmercy
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Mar 14, 2016

    Canada, Iceland, and Germany,

    and I'm hoping to visit many more.
    quietshout quietshout
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Feb 17, 2016

    Sicily, Italy, Spain,

    Portugal, Morroco, France, Malta, Greece, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Dubai, Bahrain, Abu dabi, Somalia, Sierra Leon, Mexico, Australia, the Philippines Hong Kong, Japan, Thailand, Hawaii, England, Germany, i speak fluent Sicilian, Italian, Spanish, and partial French and...
    AntonioV AntonioV
    46-50, M
    5 Responses Dec 5, 2014

    england ,scotland wales,

    ireland, portugal, spain, cyprus, holland , germany, romania, greece, turkey,france
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    18 Responses Sep 11, 2015

    I went on a 2 week cruise from St.

    Petersburg to Moscow in Russia in 2009 (highly recommended!) and spent the afternoon in Mexico when I was on vacation with my family when I was about 10. I'd love to goto Germany, Japan, or Spain.
    ben243 ben243
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Mar 12, 2016

    I have, and quite frankly,

    other than the architecture, I wasn't that impressed.
    luketepid luketepid
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Feb 23, 2016

    I've been on 2 cruises

    and want to continue that experience 😍😍 been to Mexico, Jamaica, Puerto Rico (which is us providence I think I was told), st. Maarten, Labadee, cococay bahamas (last 2 are Royal carribeans private islands), and other places I forgot of lol
    Jene1994 Jene1994
    22-25, F
    Feb 20, 2016

    I was born and raised in England

    and moved to the USA 21 years ago after I finished my college education at both Cambridge and Oxford. I am degreed in both criminal justice and in criminal or what is known as forensic psychology. I have my own counselling service open to children and adult victims of crime...
    britishfemaleinusa britishfemaleinusa
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Mar 1, 2015

    I have been to a variety of countries

    but have always from my Home in Canada.. It was great to see how the rest of the world is and great learning experience.. Europe, Cyprus, The USA, Great times wonderful people...Would love to do it again with more time to spend there....
    mountainman1234 mountainman1234
    66-70, M
    4 Responses Nov 6, 2015

    Once only i went to Amsterdam.

    Its really wonderful !!! I really want to visit countries like Germany, Russia, Japan, Canada etc.
    RonnieN RonnieN
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Mar 14, 2016

    USA - Russia - England - Jordan - UAE - Greece

    - Turkey* - Germany - Austria - Italy - Switzerland - Japan - Egypt * currently where I live
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    4 Responses Feb 17, 2016

    2011: Noumea, Vanuatu 2013: Noumea,

    Vanuatu, Fiji 2015: Vietnam
    DJMonstaaMasher DJMonstaaMasher
    3 Responses Mar 12, 2016

    I was bitten by the travel bug early in life,

    my parents ensuring that I was taken to as many places around the country as I could. I enjoyed the experiences so much that I told myself that I would try and find a way to travel to as many places outside the United States that I could. That way turned out to be the military...
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    4 Responses Feb 19, 2016
    estellasauntisbad estellasauntisbad
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 8, 2016

    I've been to over 100 countries

    and easily my favorite place was Germany such an interesting culture good food good drinks nice people
    MSEfromD MSEfromD
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Jul 16, 2015

    Because I have served in our military I have

    been to many countries outside the USA for the past 23 years. I just retired from the military this past July. I really loved being stationed in Europe and Australia the best. I did not mind combat assignments but was very nervous and at times scared while in these zones.
    Maryanne1969 Maryanne1969
    46-50, F
    14 Responses Nov 1, 2015

    before l had kids and

    before my house and garden became a zoo for rescued animals, l used to love travelling pack my rucksack or the panniers on my bike and off l would pedal. been to Holland, Germany, Spain ,Portugal, Cyprus, Greece, Turkey, France as well as nearly every corner of the UK and...
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    3 Responses Mar 16, 2016

    During a trip I made with my college class,

    I had the experience of being in two countries at the same time. I'm gonna explain: My class went to the largest hydroelectric power plant in the world (Itaipu) to a visit. Itaipu is located on the Parana River, in Brazil's border with Paraguay. During that visit, we passed in...
    lf26 lf26
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Mar 25, 2016

    Armenia Australia Bahamas England France Greece Italy Mexico Netherlands New Zealand Russia Spain Switzerland (From the USA)
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    3 Responses Aug 18, 2014
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    2 Responses Mar 29, 2016

    Many countries actually.

    I was brought up on traveling and my passion for it has carried on through my teens and now into my twenties. Its well over 25 now but I actually sometimes lose count of the countries I've been to and the places I've seen which saddens me a little but also excites me when I...
    HeyLookItsGemma HeyLookItsGemma
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Mar 7, 2016

    I travel for my job. I (usually) like it.

    I'm in country number 37 now, Jordan.
    WalkingMyOwnPath WalkingMyOwnPath
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jun 16, 2015

    Just got back from Tanzania .

    .. my first trip to Africa. Frigging awesome.
    Woody6 Woody6
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Dec 15, 2015
    terrimychoice terrimychoice
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Oct 13, 2015

    I have been to America,

    Indonesia, Singapore, New Zealand, Japan and China.
    LadySarahNight LadySarahNight
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Feb 21, 2015

    Next month I'm going to France,

    Italy, Germany and England. I'm very excited but hope that not knowing the languages won't cause me too much anxiety. I'd spent a short time in England once (just long enough to ride the tube to see the changing of the guards ). I've been to Mexico, Canada, Honduras, Turkey...
    GracefulKat GracefulKat
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Apr 3, 2016

    Most of my international travel was in the late

    60's. Courtesy of the US Army, I spent more than a year in South Korea, with layovers in Tokyo, each way. Then I took a vacation tour and spent a week in Israel and a few days in Greece. Another layover stop in Frankfort, each way. I've visited Mexico many times as a child...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Apr 3, 2016

    I have been to; Spain x4 France x2 Greece

    x2 Andorra USA Italy Scotland Wales Ireland
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    13 Responses Jul 13, 2015

    I live in NY - and visited Jamaica (nice

    but stay close to the resorts!) Mexico (fun but again stay close to resort). Bahamas, can you tell my vacation of choice is a beautiful beach! Germany (Octoberfest was great, castles and old churches were amazing), Austria, Switzerland (I had a layover here and only left...
    SxySadie SxySadie
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Jul 9, 2015

    I've been all over the place,

    both in the US and around different parts of the world. A lot of my experiences have been shaped by the different cultures I've visited, and has helped me learn a lot. I highly recommend people travel to broaden their horizons.
    TheRedTie TheRedTie
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Jan 13, 2016

    I went to America to meet the guy I fell in

    love with through Facebook
    lammyplussix lammyplussix
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Feb 28, 2016

    When I was in college,

    I studied abroad in Ireland. Unlike most study-abroad programs, this was actually my first semester in college... it was part of some weird "global experience" program. So, not only was I leaving home for the first time, I was also leaving to a foreign country across the...
    Tezh Tezh
    18-21, M
    Feb 10, 2016

    I went to Germany many years ago,

    my sister was stationed there. It was different in that I did not see any homeless people lying around... I asked someone why, they said it was because the Germans care for their people, everyone had insurance, a place to stay. He said my country cared more about politics...
    mor2life3 mor2life3
    51-55, F
    9 Responses Aug 21, 2015
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    5 Responses Sep 4, 2015

    Mexico. Guatemala. USA.

    France. Spain. Germany. England. Ireland. Italy. Switzerland. Belgium. Austria. Czech Republic. Netherlands. Hungary. Greece. Sri Lanka. Dubai. Maldives. Egypt. Morocco.
    estellasauntisbad estellasauntisbad
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Mar 8, 2016

    Actually, a few of them -

    but I'm not a tourist . . . always had some reason to go. Tried to get to know the locals, learn the language when necessary, and find out what it's like to live there. I still do it that way. That's how I learned Spanish and French - and a little Italian. :)
    wron01 wron01
    56-60, M
    1 Response Feb 11, 2016

    I live in the USA and have been to canada,

    Mexico, italy, france, england, spain, france, Dominican republic, jamaica, the cayman islands, and India. I love to travel.
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    4 Responses Dec 16, 2015

    been to London , spent 5 years there .

    had the worst and the good days
    viccrack viccrack
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Mar 2, 2016

    My girlfriend and I decided to go on a dual

    vacation - one place that each one of us wanted to go somewhat close to each other. She chose Aruba and I chose Machu Picchu. Aruba was great and has good weather any time of the year and we both enjoyed it immensely although they didn't tell us about the zika virus, we found...
    Golondrinas Golondrinas
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 6, 2016

    I went to Canada briefly one night (after a

    dance, we were being driven by a bus driver who took the wrong road) A trip to England (brief stay), and then to Switzerland and Italy. A trip to Panama. A trip to London, England & Paris, France. A trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Travel is an amazing experience. Don't ask...
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    1 Response Feb 29, 2016

    Several. Mostly for work.

    Canada (both coasts), England, France, Germany, Belgium, Hungary, Switzerland, Taiwan, Japan, Jamaica and Antigua. My favorite right now is Paris, but hoping to head to Rome later this year.
    NJBeachGuy NJBeachGuy
    51-55, M
    10 Responses Aug 9, 2015
    Adrian1960 Adrian1960
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Feb 20, 2016

    Spain, Italy, Germany,

    Iceland, France, Greece, Bulgaria, Russia, Romania, China, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Mongolia, Afghanistan, Syria, Egypt, Oman, Qatar, UAE, Morocco, Tunisia, Mali, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Eritrea, South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Ghana, Togo, Cameroon, Canada...
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Feb 23, 2015

    I've made numerous trips to the U.

    S. of course, but spent four weeks touring England and Wales by car, visiting stone circles and long barrows, and seeing other points of interest.
    AlecDuwach AlecDuwach
    61-65, M
    3 Responses Feb 21, 2016

    I've been to France, Spain & Italy.

    But soon I am going to America, Iceland and Luxembourg!
    MockingJade MockingJade
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Feb 28, 2016
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    7 Responses Oct 11, 2015
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