Talk:Foreign settlements in Montrei
I had mentioned New Helvetia before. I felt that this page was a good fit, since Montrei has attracted a wide variety of people over the years (just like California here).
The history of New Helvetia follows much of the history here, without John Sutter losing his land to squatters.
I decided to keep Solvang (a Danish style village) in Here's Santa Barbara county because I really think it's a unique village and wouldn't want to lose it.
I'm also looking for a good name for the Japanese village (which would be sited where they set up a whaling station in *here's* Point Lobos (I'm not sure of Japanese naming conventions, but the name should be something like "Rock/stone Mountain" or "Cypress Hill" (either will work) Doobieous 01:43, 15 March 2006 (PST)