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Old Posted Jan 27, 2018, 6:05 AM
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Originally Posted by ChrisLA View Post
I know Dallas pretty well, I would visit family quite often. Downtown Dallas, looks nothing like downtown LA. If anything I always felt like it resembles a mid-western city around the core. I can’t speak on Houston since I’ve only been through the airport. I can say judging from photos, they look nothing alike.
I'd agree with you for Dallas (core feels a bit Midwest), but I've always found the CBDs of LA and Houston to be shockingly similar. I haven't been to LA in a decade, though, so keep that in mind.

This: https://www.google.ca/maps/@34.05284...2!8i6656?hl=fr

Versus this: https://www.google.ca/maps/@29.75990...2!8i6656?hl=fr

is what my memories approximately look like for each, for the CBD. Shiny glass towers, few pedestrians, not that much street level retail...
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