Picks and Pans Main: Screen

updated 11/19/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 11/19/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST

As scenic diversions go, it's hard to beat the Black Hills of South Dakota that Kevin Costner relies on in Dances with Wolves. The plains of the Northern Territory, Australia, in Quigley Down Under aren't bad either. But let's not forget to savor the urban architecture that makes Avalon (Baltimore) or Pacific Heights (San Francisco) more fun to see.

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