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    Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Albion and Amana make the list of Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list.

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    Best of the Road by Rand McNally and USA TODAY



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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Albion? Is this a joke?


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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    No Ottumwa? I shouldn't need this but...



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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Albion? Is this a joke?
    That really tarnishes the quality of that list....



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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Albion? Is this a joke?
    Albion has to be a joke!! I think I'll for them anyway just for the heck of it.




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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Pagosa Springs is an hour away from where I live and it's no prize either.
    The last page must be "also rans".



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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    albion is an absolute hole



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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Albion? Is this a joke?
    Notice they don't have any pictures to document their proof...


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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Quote Originally Posted by DurangoCy View Post
    Pagosa Springs is an hour away from where I live and it's no prize either.
    The last page must be "also rans".
    How about Buena Vista, CO? I'd vote for that!




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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Buena Vista is a pretty nice town, IMO. Gorgeous area with tons to do.


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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    anyone up for an onslaught of votes for ames? even though it definitely isnt a beautiful town



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    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Hey quit knocking on Albion. That Casey's they put up a few years back made Albion about 200X nicer than it was!



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