Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

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Re: Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

Postby Grunnftw » 2016-08-04, 9:34

razlem wrote:Louisiana, from New Orleans :)

Nice, New Orleans looks really beautiful. =)
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Re: Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

Postby OldBoring » 2016-08-04, 15:50

This is what we think of here in China when we hear 新奥尔良 Xīn Àoěrliáng (New Orleans):
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Chinese-style New Orleans chicken.

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Re: Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

Postby dinorasantana » 2016-08-16, 10:19

I want to visit London, USA and Canada.

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Re: Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

Postby vijayjohn » 2016-08-17, 2:42

Funny, it would never occur to me to associate New Orleans with chicken of all things. There must be so many other things I'd be much more likely to associate it with than that.

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Postby mōdgethanc » 2016-08-17, 3:46

If I had to associate New Orleans with one food, it would probably be catfish or a shrimp po'boy, not goddamn chicken. (Or beignets, but I don't like sweets.)

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Postby Massimiliano B » 2016-08-26, 12:13

I'd like to visit Greenland, especially Ilulissat and it's great glacier. I'd like to go also to the northern part of Canada: Baffin Island, Labrador, and other isles in the north west of the country.

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Re: Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

Postby OldBoring » 2016-10-03, 16:44

vijayjohn wrote:Funny, it would never occur to me to associate New Orleans with chicken of all things. There must be so many other things I'd be much more likely to associate it with than that.

Yeah, I think of crayfish for instance.
But the reason the New Orleans roast chicken got so popular in China is probably KFC.

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Re: Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

Postby vijayjohn » 2016-10-04, 3:15

OldBoring wrote:
vijayjohn wrote:Funny, it would never occur to me to associate New Orleans with chicken of all things. There must be so many other things I'd be much more likely to associate it with than that.

Yeah, I think of crayfish for instance.
But the reason the New Orleans roast chicken got so popular in China is probably KFC.

But then that should be Kentucky Fried Chicken! :x :lol:

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Re: Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

Postby OldBoring » 2016-10-04, 4:08

vijayjohn wrote:But then that should be Kentucky Fried Chicken! :x :lol:

No, I meant that the KFC in China, besides fried chicken, also makes "New Orleans roast chicken", like this burger:
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Or these chicken wings:
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And then the Chinese also made whole roast chickens marinated that way.

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Re: Which country do you want to visit absolutely?

Postby Elaine » 2017-03-24, 20:56

I would love to visit New Zealand. The first reason is that Ladyhawke the singer, whom I adore is from there, and the second reason is that they have very beautiful places.
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