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    • I'm in search of west side long term stay hotel in NYC ?

      New York State Nov 26, 2014 at 1:32 AM

      I need Advice on finding good hotel under $300 a night with breakfast.

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    • From BUF Airport to Niagara-on-the-Lake is a Canadian town located in Southern Ontario

      Buffalo Dec 15, 2014 at 4:14 AM

      Hi everyone, I have always wanted to visit Niagara-on-the-Lake is a Canadian town located in Southern Ontario and I guess the day has come now....I know it kinda cold right now this time of winter and thinking to travel when springs comes or summer time. My question is which season are pretty good to visit the Niagara-on-the-Lake....I hope this will be answered by the person who lives there or the person who had seen both season and had good experience. My second question is since I will be coming via a plane to Buffalo Airport and from there I had to take some sort of transportation. Is there any reliable cheaper transportation that takes me straight to the lake? I made a little research and found this website http://buffaloexpresstaxi.com/ claiming that they will provide a sightseeing tour without no waiting charge it sounds pretty good to me but just want to make sure if I have another option. Thank you so much for your relevant information and time.

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    • Looking for an off campus student housing in Manhattan ?

      New York State Nov 26, 2014 at 1:08 AM

      Where can I find affordable off campus for students in New York? I am planning of my further studies in New York City. Need your suggestions.

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    • Van service to Manhanttan

      New York City Dec 21, 2014 at 12:21 PM

      Would you recommend using a van service to Manhattan (e.g. Airlink NYC)? We have 6 people with some luggage,

      Morgeor

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    • Which is the best way and cheapest way from BUF Airport to Niagara Falls on Canada Side?

      Buffalo Nov 25, 2014 at 11:21 AM

      I have a plan to see Niagara Fall on Falls view and would like to arrange a transportation. I Google and found one taxi company looks very reasonable http://buffalo-airporttaxi.com/ they asked about 65$ and I tried another one and they offered about 75 but my question is, is there any way to get cheaper than that since I am student. tks

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    • what to do on new years eve in new york

      New York State Dec 19, 2014 at 5:34 PM

      We are both in our 60's but certainly not over the hill. Any ideas on what to do? Not into lining up in Time Square or crowds. Thinking good restaurant/bar that offers a sit down dinner that is open till midnight. Our hotel is near Time Square.

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    • Transportation from Times Square area to Secaucus NJ

      New York City Dec 3, 2014 at 3:32 PM

      I am coming to NYC on a bus trip on a Saturday and want to see a show at the Imperial Theatre at 8:00pm. Our bus is leaving NYC to go to the hotel in Secaucus NJ at 9:00 so I would need to get my own transportation from the Theatre to the hotel in Secaucus. I've heard NJ Transit Bus is the best way, but how do I do that and how do I know ahead of time that it's possible? We'd get out of the show around 11pm and Penn Station seems to be where we'd get the bus. I'm not a city girl...help! Thanks!

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    • Megabus drop off at 10pm

      New York City 20 hours ago

      Hello, it will be my first time in New York and il be arriving Christmas night at the drop off area, 7th Ave & W 28th St. My hotel is near Lincoln harbor in Weehawken, because it is late at night, any suggestions on safest and fastest way to my hotel. Taxis can cost me an arm and a leg. Thank u :)

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    • travel from jfk

      New York City Nov 30, 2014 at 3:19 PM

      i am travling to new york in dec 17 what the cheapest mode of transpoort to hotel in brocklyn pls

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      Museums in NYC

      New York City Dec 13, 2014 at 4:55 PM

      Is it true that on Tuesdays museums in NYC are free?

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    • Taxi Fare from Radio City Music Hall to Port Authority Bus Terminal

      New York City Dec 10, 2014 at 12:58 PM

      What would be the charge for a taxi for two people from Radio City Music Hall to Port Authority Bus Terminal between 11:30 and midnight on a Saturday? I realize it's less than a mile walking, but I have friends looking to experience a taxi ride. Thanks!

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    • Statue of Liberty

      New York City Dec 10, 2014 at 12:44 PM

      My daughter and I have seen the Statue of Liberty; my husband has not so we need to do this. What is the best/cheapest way? Should we pay to actually walk at the base of the statue, or just do the free ferry, which I believe I've read is the Staten Island Ferry, and how do you get to these places to get on the boats? (We'll be coming into the city on a charter bus that may drop us in lower Manhattan. If it's not lower, it will be in the Times Square area). Thanks!

       

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    • First time going with sister,mom

      New York City Yesterday

      Hi guys ! I'm leaving from Toronto on Christmas Day by bus(megabus) to NY. I booked by hotel from Hotwire where they tell you the hotel name after it is booked, I got the Sheraton Lincoln harbor in Weehawken NJ, good price. Can anyone suggest easiest way to get to shopping areas Manhattan? First time for us, so any suggestions or recommendations would be great. Where to eat (pizza), places to see ? Thank you!
      Nadia .

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    • Midtown east hotel

      New York City Dec 3, 2014 at 7:19 AM

      Any recommendations for a (cheaper) hotel in midtown east area?? I'm not too picky! thank you!

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    • Least expensive way to get from LGA to Wolcott Hotel on 31st Street in Manhattan

      New York City Dec 6, 2014 at 10:50 AM

      My daughter and I are going for our 1st ever NYC visit and are on a somewhat limited budget. If you can let us know the cheapest way to get from La Guardia Airport to Wolcott Hotel it would be greatly appreciated. Any other tips about visiting the city to would be great. Thanks in advance!!!

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    • Safety in the South Bronx

      Bronx Dec 13, 2014 at 12:02 PM

      My boy friend and I will be staying in the S. Bronx for three nights leading up to New Years. Reading all of the information on here I'm starting to get a little worried. My boy friend is a dark skinned Italian/Puerto Rican and I am a super light skinned blonde that weighs about 105lbs. Anyone have any tips or advice that will keep us from getting into trouble. Are the metros considered safe during the day or should we take taxis everywhere we go? Are there certain streets or areas we should absolutely avoid?
      I'd also love to know if there are certain places that you recommend we see; restaurants, sites etc.
      Thanks

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      HOW MUCH TIME NEEDED AT EACH MUSEUM???????: (AMNH, LINCOLN CENTER, METROPOLITAN)

      New York City Dec 1, 2014 at 6:58 AM

      Hello everybody!
      Im planning my trip to NY and Im timing my stay at each museum. Im very interested in the three ones that I mention at the title. Im an opera singer, already have tickets for two different operas at the Met. Im also a big lover of animals and science, and art as well. Im planning to take a guided tour at the lincoln center, spending 2-3 hours at the metropolitan museum of arts, and 6 hours at the American Museum of Natural History.
      Consider that I'll stay one night at Washington and I will go to the Smithsonian museums, and Ill be two weeks in LA after that.
      How much time shall I spend at the AMNH and Metropolitan????
      Thanks to all!

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    • First time in NYC

      New York City Dec 7, 2014 at 7:38 AM

      My family of 6 and I are traveling to NYC for the first time between the 13th-17th. Would it make more sense to rent a car or go on the subway? What area would be best (safety & budget) to rent a hotel in? and what are the top five places to absolutely see?(kids range from 10-17)

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    • Another city?

      New York City Dec 20, 2014 at 8:05 PM

      An embattled city is NOT an appealing destination. Any thoughts on Chicago or Atlanta instead?

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    • Going to NY for shopping

      New York City Yesterday

      Hello people,
      I'm leaving from Toronto this week for NY for shopping and trying good food, can anyone recommend shopping areas and best pizza, comfort food? Il be staying at Weehawken NJ by the Lincoln Harbor.

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    • Thanksgiving dinner

      by Howjudy Online Now Oct 22, 2014 at 6:33 AM

      Any good restaurants open on Thanksgiving?

      7 Answers Oct 24, 2014 at 5:40 AM
    • Lake placid over thanksgiving

      by liljules32 Online Now Aug 12, 2014 at 9:06 AM

      THinking of coming with three kids (11,8,6) and grandparents over thanksgiving. We like to hike and be outside but we are not hardcore. Is this an in between time for doing things? Is it too cold to enjoy the outside activities with little one? Any suggestions would be great. Thanks

      2 Answers Aug 13, 2014 at 8:36 AM
    • How do we get there?!

      by mmlister1 Online Now Mar 8, 2014 at 8:06 PM

      I'm trying to get from LaGuardia Airport to an Inn in Lake Placid via mass transportation to the greatest extent such a thing is possible and the cheapest way possible. I'm even considering a car service for of the trek as prices seem to be cheaper than those of traditional cabs. Any and all advice welcome. This will be my first time skiing in the Adirondack and I'm hoping I can have a good time sans-car!

      2 Answers Mar 9, 2014 at 9:54 AM
    • Ice Skating

      by dsmny Online Now Dec 18, 2013 at 7:29 AM

      My wife wants to ice skate this weekend in Lake Placid. Does anybody know if the rent skates, what the cost is, is it first come first serve, etc, etc? I appreciate any info you can pass along!

      Thanks in adavance!

      1 Answer Dec 18, 2013 at 8:48 AM
    • Live Music?

      by Browner82 Online Now Aug 29, 2013 at 3:45 PM

      I'm heading to Lake Placid for the first time the Monday of the long weekend. Which would be the best place to catch some live music. Love pub atmosphere, and good beer selections too.

      3 Answers Aug 29, 2013 at 5:54 PM
    • Trip from NYC to Lake Placid - Backpacker

      by JoshC Online Now Sep 15, 2011 at 4:24 PM

      Hi,

      Just wondering if the Adirondack Trailway is the cheapest way to get to Lake PLacid and if there is anywhere to stay under60 a night.

      Also if this location is generally backpacker friendly.

      Thanks for your help,

      Josh

      2 Answers Sep 16, 2011 at 10:03 PM
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      Please help with New Years / Holiday Ski Trip

      by MissKimT Online Now Nov 9, 2010 at 1:06 PM

      Hello!

      We are planning our first trip to Lake Placid for Dec 26 through New Years. I'd appreciate any suggestions or things we shouldn't miss.

      We have a small villa we found on www.vrbo for a great price.

      We are foodies. Besides the big hotel food we plan to avoid, we are looking forward to Caffe Rustica, Brown Dog Cafe & Wine Bar, Ashley's Cafe, Interlaken Restaurant, Milano North, and ... we'll continue to research.

      Any suggestions for New Years? Great places to be?

      One thing we haven't researched yet are the slopes. Looks like there are two. I presume we can get tickets online. We'd probably like 3-4 days of downhill skiing, but would like to try cross-country for the first time.

      Did I miss anything? Thanks in advance!

      1 Answer Nov 11, 2010 at 10:00 AM
    • getting to lake placid from NYC

      by oznztofro Online Now Feb 17, 2010 at 4:38 AM

      Hi there. im going to lake placid end of april for 4 days.

      Im from australia & i can;t drive

      so what are my options

      getting to Lake Placid & back

      getting around lake placid


      any help will be grateful

      1 Answer Feb 17, 2010 at 5:23 AM
    • Public Transportation?

      by littlething Online Now Dec 27, 2009 at 11:33 AM

      I would like to travel from Delray Beach to Lake Placid by some form of public transportation. I live out of state and am not familiar with the transportation services in Florida. Can someone help?
      Thanks.

      6 Answers Dec 28, 2009 at 3:18 PM
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      need a day camp for teens

      by easyout4u Online Now Jul 21, 2008 at 11:15 AM

      Hi gang,My cousin is coming over from italy and has a 12yr.old daughter.
      They will be staying for a couple months.They like to put the daughter in a day camp for a month or 2 while they do there thing.
      Can anyone help me? thanks

      1 Answer Jul 21, 2008 at 1:50 PM
    • is this place good?

      by bhlane Online Now Dec 20, 2007 at 7:15 PM

      what dishes did you like, etc? can anyone give an account of their experience here?

      1 Answer Dec 20, 2007 at 9:12 PM
    • CANADIAN WANTING TO INSURE A USA CAR FOR HOLIDAY HOUSE

      by SIMOJEN Online Now Apr 23, 2006 at 6:21 PM

      hi,

      i have been given a car in upstate ny where i own some land and i was wondering is anyone had any links to insuance companies who would insure me. i have a canadain and australian drivers liscence. i spent about 4 months a year in upstate ny working at a childrens summer camp, but the visa is not long enough for me to qualify for a usa drivers liscence. any help would be much appreciated

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      Travel between Burlington Vt. and Lake Placid

      by SirIsaacBrock Online Now Jan 18, 2005 at 8:05 AM

      Hoping someone can help me. I have arranged with some friends to go to Lake Placid for a weekend in March. We are coming in from Toronto and driving. Another friend is flying to Burlington from Washington. I'm trying to find a cheap way to get my friend to and from Lake Placid. I actually don't mind picking him up, but I was hoping not to have to drive back on the day we leave. The bus seems to go through Albany and is 10hrs. Flights into Lake Placid or Saranac are expensive. Enterprise Rent a Car will let us drop the car in Burlington ,but it will still cost75 + tax for one day. Any ideas?

      1 Answer Jan 19, 2005 at 6:17 AM
    • Picking wild mushrooms

      by duchess04 Online Now Aug 16, 2004 at 7:56 AM

      Hi there, I'm going to Lake Placid this weekend for picking up wild mushrooms. I would be happy to hear any tips, news, suggestions about mushroom areas. Thanks!!!

      3 Answers Aug 16, 2004 at 10:56 AM
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      President's Day?

      by Deus_ultima Online Now Feb 16, 2004 at 6:25 AM

      Is it going to be busy in Lake Placid today,you think...?

    • Porsche Weekend in Lake Placid??

      by MadMacLard Online Now Jun 27, 2003 at 11:51 AM

      Does anyone know if there is a weekend where there are many, many Porsches in Lake Placid? It seems to me that I remember a weekend a few years ago where I could not believe how many Porsches were in the town. Any help would be appreciated. Cheers.

      2 Answers Feb 17, 2004 at 9:53 PM