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January 13, 2012 7:06 PM Subscribe
When do you say 'going down to X' and when do you say 'going up to X' in the context of geography? Do you have a system? For example do you say going up when you going North? For example we are going up to Sydney from Melbourne. Or do you use the rough height of the places?
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This came up at a discussion in a pub and no one was really sure. Help us AskMeFi, you're our only hope.