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    • acloud's Profile Photo

      suggestions for a drive thru

      Connecticut Aug 17, 2015 at 1:43 PM

      My husband and I will be heading to Martha's Vineyard for a wedding, arriving in NY on the 7th and spending the 9th-11th at Martha's Vineyard and then back to NYC by the 13th. We plan on driving from LGA to Boston and then down to the wedding, then back to NYC. We'd like to see Boston, but not spend more than a day and a half. We enjoy local food and customs as well as flea markets. Any suggestions for an interesting, not too touristy, itinerary?

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    • where is there dancing in the plaza area?

      Kansas City Aug 15, 2015 at 3:31 PM

      Looking for live dance music, prefers big band music

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    • Need local info please

      Coeur d'Alene Aug 7, 2015 at 7:44 PM

       

      Traveling to CdA 11 Sept. 15 thru 19 Sept, 2015.  Want to take St. Joe 6 hr river cruise, maybe go visit silver mine, do a little aerial sightseeing, etc.  We are not hikers - actually will have 72 year old Dad with us.  Can anyone recommend the best plane service for the aerial sightseeing?  Great (not dress up fancy) restaurants, any must sees?  Want to make the most of our trip and need some local input!  Will have rental car and don't mind 2-2 1/2 hour  to see anything cool!  Home base will be in CdA rental so we will not be overnighting anywhere other than CdA.  Please help me make this the greatest trip my Dad has ever been on!

      Thanks!

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    • Uptown court (Lauderdale courts)

      Memphis Aug 7, 2015 at 10:51 AM

      Is the area of Uptown courts or previously known as lauderdale courts a safe area in memphis I am visiting from UK

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    • i want to send my son birthday balloons he is studying at WNMU

      Silver City 8 hours ago

      so i live in the UK my son will be 18 and away from home studying and on a golf scholarship at your university and i want to send him helium balloons and wonder which local shop would deliver to the university
      can you give me some contact details and i will arrange -it will be his first birthday without his family so i want to still make it fun
      many thanks
      Lindsey
      my email is lyndoune16@hotmail .com

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    • Nice neighborhoods near DIA?

      Denver Yesterday

      Starting a new job at DIA soon. Need safe neighborhoods within an hours drive to look into. Looking to buy or rent a house.  Thoughts on good and bad areas? Thanks

       

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      What to Do and Where to Eat

      Sevierville Sep 1, 2015 at 8:13 PM

      We will be in Sevierville from September 21-24. We prefer local restaurants. What is your favorite place to eat? What would suggest for a couple in their early 60's do while there?

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    • hotels in miami

      Miami Aug 30, 2015 at 7:08 AM

      I'm coming feb 20th wIth my family. What doeseveryone think about casablanca or flamingo hotel??

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    • imformation

      Reno Aug 29, 2015 at 3:39 PM

      bus tour from reno arround lake tahoe and back is there such a thing

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    • Yellowstone to SLC

      Yellowstone National Park Aug 27, 2015 at 7:28 AM

      What is the best route to take from West Yellowstone to Salt Lake City considering time, travel conditions, scenery, stopover places, etc
      Thanks

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    • Alaskan Licence Plates

      Orlando Aug 25, 2015 at 8:17 PM

      Every holiday we play a game with our two boys to spot as many different US States licence plates while we drive around Orlando. This holiday is our best yet we have spotted 49 out of the 50 US States with only Alaska to go. We've tried everything to spot one to no avail. We only have 3 days left! Does anyone know where we could find one on a friends vehicle or a colleague you may know in the vicinity of Orlando. Any advice would be greatly appreciated and you'd make two (three!) boys very happy. Thanks in advance.

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      What to do in 6 hours

      Miami Aug 20, 2015 at 9:10 AM

      Hello, I have been in Miami before, let's say I know a little bit.
      This time, I have a connecting flight in October, the layover is for 6 hours. My idea is get out of the airport, go to the beach, eat something, walk a little bit. Any suggestions for that? Any local restaurant I have to try?

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    • Tobavarchkhili lakes (Silver lake) trek

      Georgia Aug 19, 2015 at 11:29 AM

      hello,
      We are 3 people who want to do the Tobavarchkhili lakes trek in the end of September.
      We want to hire a guide (a Hunter), a horse and to rent equipment suitable for outdoor sleeping (tent etc)
      Is it possible? and if so, we'd love to get a recommendation about a guide so we can contact him in advance.
      Thank you, Noga

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    • Is there still a shuttle from ferry dock to Lana'i City?

      Lanai City Aug 17, 2015 at 1:10 AM

      Aloha-just got a last-minute chance to go to Lana'i in the AM...Excited but am assuming there won't be any Jeeps for rent tomorrow. Sounds like we can explore some of the beaches within walking distance of the ferry dock, but I'd also like the kids to see the cats at the LARC. Does anyone know whether there is shuttle service from the dock to Lana'i City?

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    • Orlando February/ March

      Orlando Aug 16, 2015 at 7:17 AM

      Just wondering if many rides are closed for refurbishments end of February/ start of March? Also are the water rides open with the weather being cooler?

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    • Savannah to Orlando via Rosemary beach

      Savannah Aug 15, 2015 at 3:22 PM

      Hi have been on before and have got a lot of great feed back plans are charleston 3 nights Beaufort 1 night Savannah 3 Then going downtown to fly back to Scotland from Orlando so was going to take a week to drive down stopping at Fernandinho beach St Augustine Daytona around Jackson ville Palm Coast Now somebody has suggested Rosemary beach fl. is it worth taking an 8 hour round trip to see it and stay 2 days still open to suggestions. Couple in late 50 s just like chilling walkin sightseeing shopping etc gonna be first 2 weeks in November thanks

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    • Caves or mines in the area

      Copper Harbor Aug 14, 2015 at 2:12 PM

      Are there any accessible caves or mines to tour in Copper Harbor?

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    • Vegan restaurants?

      Albuquerque Aug 14, 2015 at 2:47 AM

      Is anyone in this group vegan? Which restaurants are best? Which ones are cheapest?

      Thanks,

      Sankris

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    • Stone/Rock coffee table for sale

      Wallace Aug 13, 2015 at 3:42 PM

      Several years ago we visited Wallace and at a store purchased a beautiful stone end table with wrought iron legs. The stone was from Montana. At the time they had a matching coffee tables that we would now like to purchase. We don't know the name of the store. Any ideas??

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    • Marriott Burlington cab rates or public transportation

      Boston Aug 11, 2015 at 7:56 PM

      Anyone know what the rate is to take a cab into the city? Or is there public transportation? Coming in on a weekend and don't want to drive into the city. Any advice would b great

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      BLUES ZONE

      Chicago Aug 11, 2015 at 5:05 PM

      I've been in Chicago 14 years ago, I remember we went to a street where you could find many blues clubs. Once you enter on the 1st one you had to pay an entrance fee, then they gave you a wristlet which you could use to get into any of the blues clubs on the same street/area, as many clubs as you wanted. Now I'm going to visit the windy city again and I wonder if anyone knows which is the place/street/area I'm talking about. Is it still exists? Thanks for your help! I'd appreciate it very much

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    • air to train

      Richmond Aug 11, 2015 at 1:35 PM

      What is the best way to get from the Richmond Airport to the Main Street Amtrak Station, due at the train at 9:30am?

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      Girl getaway looking for great B and B

      Louisville Aug 11, 2015 at 2:37 AM

      We are going to leave the husbands home and have a girls getaway in early Nov. Looking for a gorgeous quaint or elegant B and B with amazing food... I hear 4th Street is a great place so walking distance. A claweek foot tub or great tub would be nice. Any suggestions? ?

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    • Crab legs to go

      Biloxi Aug 10, 2015 at 11:47 AM

      I really want crab legs, but I don't want to go to a buffet. Where can I get some to go?

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    • RV Camping

      Carter Caves State Resort Park Aug 7, 2015 at 5:52 PM

      Anyone know the best site, close to the play ground w/2 small kids to go back & forth from & still be seen?

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    • 99.00 day tour to see sites

      by LorettaB5 Online Now Jul 26, 2015 at 4:01 PM

      has any one done the all day tour that starts at the Fort Hayes old west town. Seems like it really covers a lot of sites, wondered if it was really to much to cram into 1 day without really getting to enjoy the sites Mount Rushmore, Custer Park, Sylvan Lake and others

      1 Answer Jul 27, 2015 at 12:13 PM
    • Road trip for a family of five which include 3 teenagers

      by LadiKnightRyder Online Now Apr 12, 2014 at 7:59 AM

      My family and I are flying in to Rapid City in mid July our plans are to drive and visit the 1880's Town, Badlands, and Wall Drug then travel to Keystone where we would spend 2 nights while there we will visit the Needles, Mt. Rushmore and the Wind Cave. Travel to Sturgis visit the Motorcycle Museum, catch the Wild Bill Hickok reenactment in Deadwood, and Spearfish Canyon then stay 1 night at lodging in Deadwood. Travel to the Devil's Tower then head to the Battle of Little Big Horn in Mt., then travel to Cody, Wy where we would stay for 3 days, I'm not quite sure what there's to do in Cody for 3 days. Then head to Yellowstone for 3 days. My husband wants to stay at Yellowstone Under Canvas for the three nights, but I think that's too many nights. While in Yellowstone we would like to visit the Mud Pots, Mammoth Hot Springs, Old Faithful and go hiking, however we never hiked before. 3 days in Jackson Hole. While in Jackson Hole we want to go whitewater rafting, visit Grand Teton, and do the Cover Dinner Wagon. My kids would like to go horseback riding, but I don't know where I should add this to the itinerary. I would like this to be a trip that my teenage childrens would remember. Is there any recommendation of things we should eliminate or add to the list of things to do and see on our trip? Also what would be best scenic route to take? Thanks

      9 Answers Jan 21, 2015 at 6:36 PM
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      How many days in Rapid City?

      by roamer61 Online Now Oct 14, 2013 at 10:49 AM

      Going to Rapid City and the Black Hills in June. Is 1 day enough for the city and its museums and other sites or should I add an extra day? I will be doing 4 tours in the area.

      4 Answers Oct 15, 2013 at 11:49 AM
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      Hotel Suggestions

      by roamer61 Online Now Aug 11, 2013 at 7:10 AM

      Going to do a Black Hills Trip next year (late June early July). Need ideas for accommodations. I am a single and I don't really want to spend more than $150 a night. Can anyone provide suggestions/options? A 2 or 3 star property is good with breakfast included, which is preferred.

      7 Answers Aug 12, 2013 at 6:19 PM
    • motorcoach tour

      by walenta1 Online Now Feb 29, 2012 at 4:12 PM

      Will be bringing a motor coach tour of senior citizens to RC around the first of June. Presently planning about 3 hours at Rushmore, 3 hours at Custer State Park and 2 hours at Crazy Horse.Since I see a lot of comments that an esrly morning or late afternoon visit to Custer SP is best, could some one give me an efficient route (includind the route through Custer SP) to visit all three starting with Custer SP. Some back tracking would be OK. We will be coming from Cheyenne Blvd in RC and continuing to Deadwood.Any help with this question or any other info that would be helpful would be appreciated.

      5 Answers Mar 4, 2012 at 10:50 AM
    • Black Hills gold

      by walenta1 Online Now Sep 25, 2011 at 7:08 AM

      Presently bringing a motorcoach tour to RC in the spring. had a lot of requests to shop for Black Hills gold. Probably stupid question but is there a place, with many vendors, possible snack bar etc. where the women can shop without just going to one store? Thanks

      3 Answers Sep 26, 2011 at 1:41 PM
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      Rapid City and area in late Sept or October..weather?

      by Ceekonee Online Now Aug 6, 2010 at 12:18 PM

      We have an anniversary coming up at the end of October. My hubby has always wanted to see Mt. Rushmore and Devils Tower. We would be renting a car. So what kind of road conditions can we expect? Would September be better? We sure don't want to drive in Ice or snow.

      2 Answers Aug 9, 2010 at 8:47 AM
    • 3 days in Rapid City SD

      by bodori Online Now Jun 8, 2010 at 6:45 PM

      We will be 3 days/ 4 nights in RC SD. Looking particularly for good photo sites. Obiously Rushmore, what else is on the must see list? What is the best tour route through the area (Custer, etc)? Looks like lots of choices.

      2 Answers Jun 10, 2010 at 6:00 PM
    • Transportation

      by chrismagpo Online Now May 17, 2008 at 6:01 AM

      My son and I will be having a vacation in Rapid City. We would like to take a trip to Hill City to catch the 1880 train but there does not seem to be any public transport to Hill City from Rapid City. We do not drive so the only way I can see to get to Hill City would be by taxi cab. Approximately how much would it cost to get a taxi cab from Rapid City to Hill City and how long would the journey take. We will catch the 1880 train from Hill City to Keystone one way and then from there we will need a taxi to the airport at Rapid City so we need to know approximate times. If anyone knows how I could do this then that would be helpful.

      2 Answers Mar 23, 2010 at 1:25 AM
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      Need your help in South Dakota

      by irvbur Online Now Jan 23, 2008 at 8:47 AM

      We are long retired, fairly well-travelled, and are finally ready to take our long-delayed tour of the parts of the U.S. we've never visited. Part of our 8000 mile, 5-6 week trip will take us from Mt. Rushmore to Minneapolis MN. I'm familiar with VT tips as I have read & written many over the years, but I still need help in discovering interesting stops in and between these 2 cities. You can check my homepage for our preferences and/or check our posting in the United States forum for our preliminary itinerary. We will be traveling the southernmost states first.

      4 Answers Feb 11, 2008 at 10:36 AM
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      Hotel suggestions

      by Packerman Online Now Jun 27, 2005 at 6:41 AM

      Our family will be sightseeing in this part of SD in late July. Is Rapid City the place to stay in a hotel and if you do you have any suggestions. Or should we find a hotel closer to Mt Rushmore and Custar park?

      5 Answers Mar 23, 2010 at 1:40 AM
    • What is the best month of the year to visit Mount Rushmore ?

      by ElsaBeauty Online Now Jun 14, 2005 at 10:13 AM

      Raining season in July ? I plan to visit Radip City early July.

      5 Answers Jul 2, 2006 at 9:53 AM
    • Weather for Rapid City, SD in early Sept?

      by small_town_girl Online Now Jun 6, 2005 at 6:09 PM

      Planning a trip to Rapid City the 1st week in September. What kind of weather & temperature should we expect?

      5 Answers Mar 23, 2010 at 2:08 AM
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      Motel ice machines?

      by chickky311 Online Now May 30, 2005 at 11:37 AM

      This may sound like a stupid question, but does anyone know if Motel 6 has ice machines? I'll be bringing bottled water and some other stuff in a cooler and I want to be able to keep them cold while I'm there.

      2 Answers May 31, 2005 at 7:29 AM
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      Motel 6 here I come!!!

      by chickky311 Online Now Apr 7, 2005 at 12:36 PM

      Well, I just booked my room at the Motel 6, they were by far the cheapest (I'm on a tight budget) so no turning back now. I'm just gonna cross my fingers and hope for the best!!!

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      looking for a place to stay

      by chickky311 Online Now Apr 5, 2005 at 1:28 PM

      Can anyone tell me what would be a clean and cheap motel to stay at in the rapid city area? I looked at the Motel 6 there and they are pretty cheap but I was wondering if it is a nice place. Any info would be helpful.

      1 Answer Apr 5, 2005 at 4:58 PM
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      Cellular service

      by jquick77 Online Now Mar 14, 2005 at 3:32 PM

      My wife and I are planning a trip to Rapid City/Mt. Rushmore/Black Hills in June. Just curious as to how the cell phone service is in Rapid City. I use Sprint (in case that makes a difference). Thanks for your help!

      6 Answers Mar 23, 2010 at 1:48 AM
    • Partying in RC....

      by DNIYM Online Now Aug 13, 2004 at 5:21 PM

      I'm going to be visiting Rapid City for 2 nights next weekend (Sat & Sun, Aug 21-22) and I'm curious about where the "singles/pick-up" scenes are. It will be me and a buddy, so 2 single guys looking to meet some nice local girls so that we don't hafta spend the weekend just talking to each other. Also, aside from Mount Rushmore what other activities are within a couple hours of RC? I was hoping to go hunting but nothing is in season - are there private hunting grounds or shooting ranges that I could check out? Thank you, in advance, for any help. Anthony

      1 Answer Nov 12, 2004 at 2:14 PM
    • Transport

      by ali70 Online Now May 15, 2004 at 9:25 AM

      I would love to visit Rapid City but I don't drive. Is it impossible to see the sights without having your own car?

      2 Answers Mar 23, 2010 at 1:51 AM