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    • broadcalling's Profile Photo

      Hotel / B&B in S Fo

      San Francisco 10 hours ago

      Hello

      Do suggest a mid range Hotel or a B&B for 5 nights - also which area should we stay in?

      Thanks

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    • Lone Pine Cemetery

      Lone Pine Apr 24, 2015 at 10:00 AM

      Is there a cemetery in Lone Pine named just that? Or around town?

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      Hostel to stay in new york

      San Francisco 9 hours ago

      Any recommendations would be gratefully received !

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    • Scuba Diving & Snorkeling

      Newport Beach Apr 12, 2015 at 7:44 PM

      Is there any place to do these activities?

       

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    • Scuba Diving or Snorkeling

      Huntington Beach Apr 12, 2015 at 7:39 PM

      Is there any place to be able to do these activities??

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      Last minute need for transport to Six Flags

      Ventura Apr 28, 2015 at 8:30 PM

      My son is in Ventura and has chance to meet friends at Six Flags weds 29th Apr but no transport. Long shot but does anyone have Any suggestions ?

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    • looking for roadtrip travel buddies in California in May 2015

      Los Angeles Apr 25, 2015 at 1:23 PM

      Hi I am looking for roadtrip travel buddies in California in May 2015.
      It will be 20 or above days roadtrip!
      Maybe go to Seattle or Vancouver later.
      Are you interested joking the whole or part of the trip? Let's travel on the road!

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    • 6 Day near San Fransisco

      San Francisco Apr 18, 2015 at 5:19 AM

      Anniversary with my Wife. Sat 5/16-Fri 5/22. Planning to fly to SF Go down coast to Big Sur stay a few days go up to Wine Country and last day in SF.

      We are very active and love the outdoors, but are happy to do some relaxing things as well.

      1) Is Big Sur the best bet to go down to? Any other place to stay or stop at?
      2) Suggestions for Wine Country? No idea of where to stay or go
      3) Stop at Muir Woods on the way to SF?

      Any other ideas or suggestions are appreciated.

      Thanks

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    • 4 day itenary

      Death Valley National Park Apr 13, 2015 at 7:39 AM

      We are driving with 2 kids (15 & 11 yrs) from Vegas on Thursday in the month of July. We plan to reach DV and enjoy the park that day spend the night there and then next day by noon drive to Yosemite. Reach Yosemite on Friday by evening and then enjoy the park next day on Saturday. Should we stay in Yosemite on Sunday as well or go to Lake Tahoe and then reach SFO on Monday?

      We are not interested in Hiking/Trails… See some good spots and move on..

      Where should we enter the park in DV and what should be our exit from DV and night stay? Any scenic drive to reach Yosemite? From where should we enter Yosemite? Where should we stay in Yosemite? From which point should we get out as faster route? Should we consider Lake Tahoe? Monday and Tuesday we want to enjoy SFO and then move further...

       

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    • Driving by Death Valley

      Death Valley National Park Apr 11, 2015 at 4:56 AM

      Hi Travelers,
      My name is James & I will be driving from Vegas to Death Valley on Sunday the 3rd of May. I would love to stargaze but I wouldn't want to set up camp for a night. Our next destination after Death Valley would be Yosemite. What is the best option available?
      Thanks in advance for your help
      Cheers,
      James

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    • Returning back to overseas from LAX or SFO, does it worth gaining time or gaining money?

      Los Angeles 9 hours ago

      I live in east Europe and I will visit LA for theme parks, hollywood and beachs, after staying in SF for 2 weeks. From SFO to LAX I will go by plane.

      While returning, I either directly fly back from LA to europe, or first fly to SFO and fly from there to europe.

      I spend $250 less, flying back from SFO.
      I earn 4-5 hours + 1 less flight (and it's hassles), flying back from LA.

      Both planes take of at 6 PM.
      If I choose SFO path, I have to get to airport before 1PM to get on the plane at 2PM.
      If I choose direct flight from SFO, I have to get to airport 4PM at latest.

      I have never been to SF or LA, so I appreciate every recommendation.
      Thank you soo much.

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    • 1) Using a GPS in a car 2) using a phone cheaply to phone folk in California & back in England

      California Yesterday

      Fellow travellers, (1) Hiring a car for 21 days, what would a cheap GPS device cost to buy in a store? (2) I'll be in California one month, could you recommend a cheap cellphone & network? Have a great May :)

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    • LAX Terminal transfer

      Los Angeles Apr 12, 2015 at 3:58 PM

      I am an Australian citizen travelling from YVR to LAX to connect to a United flight to MEL. Inbound flight is by Air Canada to terminal 2 outbound flight is by UAL from terminal 7. Q will I have to clear custom & Immigration & collect my luggage before I then make my way to UAL terminal. Q What would be the quickest way to get from term 2 to term 7 ? Many thanks for any assistance offered.

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    • Hiking in April

      Mammoth Lakes Apr 9, 2015 at 4:47 PM

      What is hiking like right now?

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    • TRAVEL DESTINATION

      Los Angeles Apr 10, 2015 at 6:02 PM

      Hi everyone! I have a question...What was the top travel destination for the Americans in 2014? Thank you...:)

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    • Elf houses???

      Solvang Apr 21, 2015 at 9:30 AM

      I was curious to see what the small houses were hanging on certain buildings around Solvang. I heard they were elf houses, but I didn't get too much more info about that. I wanted to know more about the culture and history of those houses. Any information is great. Thanks.

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    • Where to shoot milky way pictures near Lake Tahoe?

      South Lake Tahoe Apr 13, 2015 at 5:06 PM

      Hello,

      We are traveling to South Lake Tahoe this weekend. Does anyone have any recommendation for a good spot to shoot Milky Way pictures? A location with nice foreground would be a nice addition.

      I found this video on youtube - youtube.com/watch?v=FaggfsUd...
      Anyone know the location from which it was shot?

      Thanks in advance!

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      Lax - Rentals -

      Redondo Beach Apr 9, 2015 at 5:52 AM

      Good morning all, any idea about renting a car from LAX. Saw all the major companies but wanted to know if the budget friendly companies provided shuttles. How is the area in Redondo Beach? Staying at Crowne Plaza, looks more like a marina than actual beachfront hotel. Thanks!

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    • Travel Money Mix for 40 days in California

      Los Angeles Apr 11, 2015 at 10:39 AM

      I'm planning to travel to state of California/Nevada for 40 days this early summer , visiting 5 cities by car, coming from Bahrain. We're a family of 2 adults and 2 children. My question is about what form of money in what ratio should I best take with me.
      I'm paying for major expenses using credit card. My 4 credit cards can easily cover the entire budget, and it's important for me to carry exactly enough cash for the everyday expenses to avoid drawing cash and save unnecessary cost exchange rates.
      Any suggestions or ideas you can help me with? Thanks in advanced.

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      What to do for a quick trip

      Monterey Apr 7, 2015 at 11:50 AM

      For my father's 78th birthday in May, I'm planning a trip to Monterey for us and his almost 6 YO great grandson. I'd like to take them on a whale watching trip and take a drive down to Big Sur. A long hike is out of the question, of course, but I've seen some short ones (around a mile) that will work for us. Our flt will arrive Monday morning in San Jose. Our whale watching will be over by 1 or 2 on Tues. Do you think it would be better to make the drive to Big Sur Monday afternoon or will Tuesday work? Any other suggestions of fun/interesting things that we can fill the day with? Both are interested in animals and nature. Our hotel is in Monterey.

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    • 6 days from SFO to LA

      San Francisco Apr 16, 2015 at 9:47 AM

      We are visiting SFO in July with 2 kids (11 & 15). Driving a car already from Yosemite. Can you suggest how we could spend the days in SFO and LA? Want to drive the scenic route also? Not sure how long that will take? Should we spend 2 days in SFO and then 1 night stopover on the way and then 2 days LA?

      We also want to cover Monterey/Cambria/Solvang – Santa Barbara/Pebble Beach/Big Sur coastline/spot sea lions lounging on the beach./Santa Ynez Valley

      So basically we will have 6 days in hand do sightseeing in SFO and also LA. Not interested in Parks/hiking..

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    • Drive from Las Vegas

      Yosemite National Park Apr 13, 2015 at 5:26 AM

      In July we are driving from Las Vegas to Death Valley - Yosemite - SFO
      Can you please suggest me a route? We plan to enter DV on Thursday Morning leave from DV on Friday around 11 AM and drive to Yosemite, stay there overnight and spend the entire next day in Yosemite and leave from there on Sun morning and reach SFO. We have 2 kids 15 & 11. we can enter DV from Furnace Creek visitor center, but that night where could we stay in DV that way we can get out easily in the morning to Yosemite? Also in Yosemite where should we enter from? Where could we stay at night so that its easier to get out to SFO? Also do u think we could go to Lake Tahoe instead of spending 2 days in Yosemite?

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    • Vacation rentals

      by CharlotteR10 Online Now Feb 14, 2015 at 11:21 AM

      Can anyone recommend any company's for vacation rentals in the area?

      2 Answers Feb 15, 2015 at 7:55 PM
    • Exciting things to do

      by yourichang Online Now May 27, 2014 at 2:35 PM

      What is the most exciting thing to do at Santa Monica Pier?
      Or your favorite thing to do?

      4 Answers Jun 10, 2014 at 1:32 PM
    • air port to santa monica

      by kassyabbs Online Now May 23, 2014 at 3:05 AM

      hi im travelling in just for one day and want to see santa monica and sunset blvd...im coming from the airport and wondering what is the best way to travel and how long? thanks

      2 Answers May 23, 2014 at 8:27 AM
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      July 14, someone?

      by GustavoH Online Now Apr 3, 2014 at 5:59 AM

      then i´ll staying in santa monica in July, someone will be there??

      1 Answer Apr 3, 2014 at 8:48 AM
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      City near LA

      by GustavoH Online Now Mar 20, 2014 at 7:25 AM

      whitch city near LA it is good to visit?

      14 Answers Apr 20, 2014 at 9:57 PM
    • Day trips from Santa Monica

      by anderkelly Online Now May 31, 2013 at 11:32 AM

      New question! My husband and I will be renting a car for one day to go somewhere else other than Santa Monica and Hollywood. Any recommendations on someplace along the coastline that's under a two-hour drive? We're up for good restaurants, a nice beach, or some sightseeing.

      8 Answers Jun 12, 2013 at 2:12 PM
    • Should I rent a car to go into Hollywood?

      by anderkelly Online Now May 30, 2013 at 8:51 AM

      My husband and I are going to spend the day in West Hollywood, and I've planned several activities that are somewhat close together - LACMA, The Grove and then drinks at Chateau Marmont and a comedy show at the Laugh Factory. We'll be coming from Santa Monica and I had previously thought we could cab in and walk to all of these somewhat close locations, and then cab back at night. Do you recommend this, or would renting a car be a better option?

      5 Answers Jun 12, 2013 at 1:22 PM
    • Five days in Santa Monica

      by Steven63 Online Now Jun 21, 2012 at 1:27 PM

      Hello from Bonny Scotland

      My wife and I and our two sons are touring the West Coast of the USA from next Wednesday for three weeks.
      5 nights in Vegas
      9 nights in LA...five in Santa Monica and 4 in Hollywood
      6 nights in Hawaii(Oahu)
      3 nights in San Francisco
      Back home to Glasgow....sob sob

      Staying in the Loews in Santa Monica.Looking for any tips,advice,things to do in Santa Monica.We have two teenage boys...16 and 13.The youngest is a skateboarder.

      6 Answers Jun 22, 2012 at 3:39 PM
    • Family activities

      by shellywhiteside Online Now Nov 28, 2011 at 10:42 AM

      We are traveling to Santa Monica for X-mas with our 11 and 12 year old sons. We reserved a room at Shutters on the Beach. First, is it safe for the boys to go to the pier on there own if they want? Any suggestions on activities. We were thinking of renting a car. Possibly visiting Universal Studios and Venice Beach.

      7 Answers Apr 18, 2012 at 4:31 AM
    • Seashore Hotel on Main Street

      by patmattheisen Online Now Nov 20, 2011 at 12:15 PM

      It sounds great for what we want,i.e.location, parking,not a chain. Just want to have someone's opinion on the interior. Again, am not too fussy but badly mixed chintz ala English B and Bs are hard. Lumpy mattress, can't do, and mold and bugs are beyond me. Can anyone help? Have had BAD experience in New Orleans so am gun shy. Pat M

      3 Answers Feb 8, 2012 at 3:07 PM
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      New Year's Eve

      by SFHulaGIrl Online Now Dec 9, 2010 at 4:08 PM

      Now that I've settled on a hotel, what's going on in Santa Monica for New Year's Eve? Does anyone have a restaurant to recommend or any special event?

      8 Answers Jan 5, 2011 at 7:28 PM
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      Sea Shore Motel or Sea View Hotel?

      by SFHulaGIrl Online Now Aug 25, 2010 at 6:44 PM

      Which has the better rooms and the better location?

      1 Answer Aug 25, 2010 at 8:26 PM
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      safest/cheapest close to the beach hotel :)

      by deshbic Online Now Jul 3, 2010 at 2:01 AM

      Me my sister and my 5 and 3yr old boys are visting california for a few nights in july. we will not be driving so we want to stay somewhere close enough to the beach to either walk or take a bus. Were traveling on a budget so does anyone have any suggestions on some SAFE/CLEAN/CHEAP hotels? Also it will be our first time visiting any suggestions on some "must see" spots? :)

      3 Answers Jul 4, 2010 at 4:30 PM
    • bubblesmum

      by bubblesmum Online Now May 31, 2010 at 12:55 PM

      Hi, My husband and I are visiting Santa Monica for 7 days at the beginning of October. This is our first visit to America. We're trying to choose a really central hotel. Is Santa Monica an easily walkable area? We will be visiting places around the LA area but had hoped not to have to hire a car. Any help or advice would be really welcome. many thanks.

      8 Answers Jun 4, 2010 at 3:07 AM
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      Lodging and location question

      by dldkag Online Now May 12, 2010 at 9:45 AM

      Hi,
      We'll be in LA in July and have chosen Santa Monica as our base. Because we've found that the nice hotels with availability are charging350 or more per night, we're considering renting a condo for the 4 nights. The place we're looking at is near Lincoln and Santa Monica Blvd. Is this a good location? Will we be able to walk to most places (i.e. Pier, Promenade)?

      Also, how long of a drive will it be to Disneyland and Hollywood from Santa Monica (assuming non rush hour traffic)?

      Thanks for your assistance.

      Dave

      7 Answers May 13, 2010 at 9:47 AM
    • Lodging in SM

      by nino224 Online Now Feb 4, 2010 at 1:05 AM

      Hi,

      I'm looking for a clean, safe hotel to stay at with my wife and son that's walking distance from the pier and promenade that won't break the bank. Under150 if possible. Thanks!

      7 Answers Feb 5, 2010 at 9:38 AM
    • 411 on SM

      by nino224 Online Now Jan 13, 2010 at 2:30 AM

      Hi,

      I'm taking the wife and 4 year-old to SM in mid April for a conference.

      1. Do I need to rent a car or is there enough to do provided we stay near the beach and/or promenade?

      2. How much can I expect to spend if I want to stay in that general area?

      5 Answers Jan 23, 2010 at 2:59 AM
    • parking

      by canzeld Online Now Sep 19, 2009 at 7:03 PM

      where can I park for free?

      3 Answers Sep 20, 2009 at 11:18 AM
    • "The Room"

      by chelsmychels Online Now Sep 17, 2009 at 1:44 PM

      What is the dress code???? What's the feeling on outfits--- casual, jeans and heels or uptight???

      4 Answers Sep 21, 2009 at 1:51 PM
    • Is a "detour" worth it?~Long Beach or Burbank to Santa Monica??

      by veresa Online Now Sep 9, 2009 at 12:38 AM

      Hi! I'm lost! I am looking to get to SM ultimately, but a direct flight to LAX fr LAS seems too much to me ($99 w/tx & fees). Alternately, I am looking to get to Santa Monica fr LB or BUR. So, I am willing to take a "detour" flight & stay a night outside of SM to *save* ~$50 OW fr LAS & see another site (only opt-->evening flight). 1) Am I better off getting that deal for an evening flight to Burbank or Long Beach (i.e.,49 OW fr LAS) + a one-nt's over-nighter @either (to incl. that nt & nxt day sightseeing), and then head to SM via *Mass Transit* or cab (will not rent a car)? ORRRRR...2) Shall I spend the overpriced99w/tax OW flight fr LAS to LAX to stay all my 3 nts in Santa Monica (+ transport)? I am truly looking for the best beach experience w/ the ability to go out solo comfortably for a little nightlife/wining & dining. Ultimately, I will stay "in the area" 3-nts, no more, no less from 9/19-9/22. Also, I just received Leno tix for my last nt's stay on 9/21. Help! ;>' BB

      4 Answers Sep 15, 2009 at 11:36 AM
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      Santa Monica Events Calendar

      by JMur Online Now May 13, 2009 at 10:31 AM

      I'm going to Santa Monica and want to find a Santa Monica events calendar or Santa Monica travel guide. Any Southern California events calendar that lists Southern California visitor information including Santa Monica would do.

      3 Answers May 13, 2009 at 3:19 PM
    • Public Transpo

      by nino224 Online Now May 11, 2009 at 12:14 AM

      Hi,

      I'm going to be in Santa Monica at the Hyatt Century Plaza on Ave. of the Stars. How far is the pier, and is there public transpo I can take to get there?
      Also, besides the beach, what else can I do in the area with a three year old?

      Thanks!

      2 Answers May 13, 2009 at 10:15 AM
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      Santa Monica Meeting Venue

      by ebel0009 Online Now May 2, 2009 at 9:50 PM

      What are some good Santa Monica meeting venues? I'm looking for creative meeting venues or beach front meeting spaces in Santa Monica. Can anyone recommend any Santa Monica meeting venues?

      2 Answers May 2, 2009 at 10:58 PM
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      Good value hotels

      by darrmont Online Now Dec 26, 2008 at 6:21 AM

      I am planning on staying a few nights around the Santa Monica area and would like to stay close to the beach although to get better value I am happy to go a bit as I have a car. I wonder is there any area close to the coast where car parking is likely to be free for guests and reasonably priced hotels.

      2 Answers May 13, 2009 at 10:43 AM
    • Temps only in the 60's????

      by Sapphire695 Online Now May 27, 2008 at 1:56 PM

      I'm due to arrive in SaMo on July 7th. I've been watching the weather on "weather.com" and notice it's only reaches the hight 60's for the high from now until June 5th. Has it really been that cool? I will have a 9 yr old boy w/me and would like to spend a few days at the beach, otherwise the kid may get kinda bored. Have people been on the beach? Does it maybe feel warmer than the high 60's?

      5 Answers May 27, 2008 at 4:14 PM
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      From NY to Santa Monica

      by carvelcake Online Now May 11, 2008 at 12:01 AM

      I want to go to Santa Monica from NY.Could you tell me what is the most interesting and atractive way to go.
      I`ll be happy:-)

      6 Answers May 14, 2008 at 5:50 PM
    • laurel`s canyon

      by emilykokal Online Now May 2, 2008 at 11:44 AM

      I want to visit Laurel`s Canyon, where can I find a good map of roads near this one or a good guide of thic location, anybody can help me?
      I`ll be very glad :-)

      4 Answers May 4, 2008 at 8:14 AM
    • Hollywood to Santa Monica

      by lexie_2388 Online Now Mar 31, 2008 at 10:48 PM

      Does anyone know the apprx. cab fare from hollywood to santa monica beach?

      2 Answers Apr 17, 2008 at 3:52 PM
    • hi santa monica hostel

      by deshie Online Now Mar 21, 2008 at 5:53 AM

      Is this hostel safe and has anybody ever stayed there?

      3 Answers Mar 21, 2008 at 10:14 AM
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      Marriott 'Le Merigot' Hotel, Santa Monica

      by July2 Online Now Mar 5, 2008 at 1:27 PM

      We're considering booking at the above hotel for two nights. Does anyone have any comments about it, good or bad, or have another beachfront suggestion?

      Thanks, Louisa

      8 Answers Mar 8, 2008 at 2:05 PM