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    • groover101's Profile Photo

      Charging stations Terminal D IAH

      Houston Feb 7, 2017 at 6:49 AM

      I am gonna have a bit of a layover in Houston before flying out of terminal D. Looking for some suggestions for a good place to have a couple of beers and possibly charge my phone. Any ideas?

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    • alligators + tourist attractions

      Tampa Jan 31, 2017 at 5:46 AM

      I have a phobia about alligators and yet I want somewhere warm for an end of Nov/Dec break. Are there any alligators on the beach at this time of the year - does anyone have personal knowledge of the situation

      Apart from Disney what other attractions are there - we would like to do some touring but looking at the crime rate in Charleston/New Orleans we are scared as we came close to being run off the road in Washington DC near the Jeffereson library Plan to stay about 2-3 weeks so could do 1000/1500 miles comfortably with hotels interspersed

      Can I add my thanks to VT which has been invaluable to me and enabled me to stay safe and see lots of places I wouldn't have seen. Only hope there is a last minute reprieve

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    • Arizona/Utha in Fall

      Arizona Jan 29, 2017 at 9:49 AM

      Hi :)

      I need some advice for travel. I want to go to Las Vegas this fall and then drive by car to Grand Canyon and etc.
      My plan looks like this:

      First Day - Pick up the Car, drive to Hoover Dam and then to Tusayan

      Second Day - Visit Grand Canyon. We are not really "hiking people", so everything that takes more thatn 2hrs round trip is probably to much.But as i seen on then internet, most places are pretty accesible by car or shuttle.

      Third Day - Drive to Page, visit the Slot Canyons arount 11 AM (tours start then). and visit Horseshoe Bend in the afternoon

      Fourth Day - Drive from Page to Bryce Canyon (about 3hrs). Anything nice to see on the way there?

      Fifth Day - Visit Bryce Canyon

      Sixt Day - Drive to Springdale for Zion NP (about 2hrs). Anything nice to see on the way there?

      Seventh Day - Zion NP (visit The Narrows)
      Eight Day - Zion NP - What should we do too?
      Ninnth Day - Spend morning in Zion then drive back to Vegas, Anything nice to see on the way there?

      What do you think, is it a good plan? Should we spend less/more at a specific place? We have read that roads in this area are usually straight and not crowded, so driving shouln't be a hussle.

      Any help is appreciated

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      Weekly rates

      International Falls Jan 26, 2017 at 12:27 AM

      Hi! Dies anyone know of a room for rent or an apartment for rent that has weekly rates? I will be staying in International Falls for 3 weeks. Staying at a hotel would be costly. Thanks!

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      Tillicum excursion from Seattle during the week in May

      Seattle Feb 18, 2017 at 9:34 PM

      I'm going to miss this site!!!Love getting replays from locals as much as I like helping others when they come to Australia.
      Anyway.....Anyone know the best tour company to visit Tillicum? A tour that offers either a Tuesday /Wednesday or Thursday in May?

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    • alligators + tourist attractions

      Tampa Jan 31, 2017 at 5:40 AM

      I have a phobia about alligators and yet I want somewhere warm for an end of Nov/Dec break. Are there any alligators on the beach at this time of the year

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    • Footwear for end March/early April?

      Bryce Canyon National Park Jan 25, 2017 at 11:57 AM

      Do you recommend a winter hiking boot for March/April ? Also, is a down jacket warm enough?

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    • Weather and hotels

      Miami Beach Feb 18, 2017 at 8:05 AM

      Hello
      We are considering to visit Miami beach in January 2018
      Does anyone know if this is a good time for a beach holiday?
      We are living I Norway and would like to have some sun and warmth when it is winter time here.
      Does anyone have facts about a nice not to expensive hotel as well?
      Best regards
      Turid in Norway

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      Can I do Catalina and Balboa island in one day

      Newport Beach Feb 2, 2017 at 11:51 PM

      Staying at the holiday inn express Newport for 3 nights...no car...
      Already booked and paid after I realised not walking distance to beach at all...
      Can uber to Laguna one day and I thought these 2 islands would be a great idea...

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    • Weather November

      California Feb 1, 2017 at 1:44 AM

      I know I asked yesterday about Florida but we are also looking at Palm/Desert Springs California - what is the weather liable to be like in November

      Will the roads be snow free to Las Vegas and what is the weather liable to be like in Vegas in November.

      Plan to possibly fly to Los Angeles - use Desert/Palm Springs and tour from there and possibly take a few days out to visit Vegas - could even fly into Vegas if the flights were cheaper

      Many thanks for so many questions

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      April trip - Tips /Advice

      Brooklyn Jan 25, 2017 at 3:00 PM

      Just looking for any tips/advice on my forthcoming trip to NY. Am staying in Brooklyn as want to be near the Barclay Centre and staying in the Best Western Plus Prospect Park Hotel (unless anyone can recommend somewhere else) . will be there at the beginning of April, dont have a high budget so looking for bargains (arent we all). Things like best way to get around, to get from Brooklyn to NYC, restaurants/cafes to visit, only there 5 nights so want to try and do as much as possible. Also why is the site closing down?

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    • Travelling by rented car

      Miami Feb 16, 2017 at 4:55 AM

      Hello,
      We will be travelling in America this March, so we have decided to rent a car. We have heard that there are roads which require payments. 1. How can we pay these fees? Cash, credit card? Could rented car use sunpass and toll-by-plate? If yes, how to get it online? 2. What insurance car needs to have zero excess?
      Thank you in advance :)

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      subway access

      New York City Feb 3, 2017 at 7:55 AM

      Is it easier to catch the subway from John F Kennedy or LGA? thanks (typed out JFK for enough words to get it in the system.

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    • Internatiola flight to lax and then national flight

      Los Angeles Jan 26, 2017 at 10:37 AM

      We are arriving at 26.September at LAX

      Our flight - LX40 Swiss - will arrive at 4:30PM, we checked online that is usually on time.

      We want to fly the same day from LAX to Las vegas. How much stopover time should we calculate?

      Possible flights:
      7:05 PM - Delta
      9:05 PM - United
      10:40 PM - United

      We currently looking at the 7:05 PM, but we don't know, is 2.5 hrs enough for transfer - to less or to much?

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      new york or orlando

      United States of America Feb 19, 2017 at 9:28 PM

      hi, we're going to the USA with our twelve year old daughter and need to choose between New York and Orlando for a four to five day trip. we need to go to indianapolis after this trip to visit relatives. Please advice as to which is the better option with respect to both, activities and expense. Thanks in advance.

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    • Yosemite Valley

      Yosemite National Park Feb 6, 2017 at 11:07 AM

      Hi,

      Me and a friend are planning of going to Yosemite valley in about a week (17-18 feb 2017). Will we be able to drive there from the west (Mariposa) without any snow chains on the car? Is the road even open?
      Thanks in advance for answer!

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      Hotel Suggestion

      by roamer61 Online Now Dec 19, 2016 at 9:06 AM

      I will be looking next October to spend some time in Atlanta following my nieces wedding. Does anyone have any good suggestions for hotels in the downtown area? I had already booked Inn at Peachtrees. But the almost $500 for 3 nights is more than what I want to spend.

      20 Answers Jan 6, 2017 at 4:42 AM
    • Pre civil war mansions

      by bean4bean4 Online Now Jun 7, 2016 at 12:02 PM

      I'll be visiting Atlanta at tne end of July and I am really interested in visiting pre civil war old mansion. I am also interested by history. I won't have a car. Are there any places I an visit using Marta or using taxis not too far from Atlanta downtown? thanks a lot !

      2 Answers Jun 8, 2016 at 11:39 AM
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      Transiting Atlanta International Airport

      by ViajesdelMundo Online Now May 17, 2016 at 4:07 PM

      With all the info just now about delays in US airports going thru Security, I am wondering if it is going to affect me, as I have to change planes, flying in from Mexico and continuing to Europe.
      I know that in all US airports one has to reclaim their luggage where you go thru Immigration, but when you put it back into the system to be forwarded on, are you then still able to stay behind the Security system, or are you back out and need to go thru it to make your connecting flight?

      4 Answers May 30, 2016 at 6:38 PM
    • Hotels along I75

      by rhkelly Online Now Apr 27, 2016 at 10:37 AM

      Hello everyone, we are driving from Toronto to Orlando and taking the I75 down. We are looking to stop on the second night near Atlanta but have been warned against it. Is it really that bad? Is there any areas you would recommend for a family with young kids to stop at? Right now we are booked at the Comfort Suites Atlanta Airport but we've been told the airport area is bad. Any suggestions would help.

      4 Answers Apr 28, 2016 at 12:06 PM
    • Hollywood rd NW

      by Nickwerner30 Online Now Apr 21, 2016 at 11:11 AM

      I just movedinto Hollywood rd NWfrom Toledo Ohio and was wondering how "rough" it is in this area. Anything will help

      2 Answers Apr 22, 2016 at 2:56 AM
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      Chicken and Waffles...

      by Foundryman1 Online Now Feb 22, 2016 at 7:32 AM

      Hey everybody.... I run a food truck now and am developing a menu based around waffles....Its my understanding from my georgia friends that Chicken and waffles as a latenite munchie started in Atlanta...so whats the definitive style/sauce?.....Who serves the best in Atlanta?...I have relatives I will be visiting this year in that area...might as well field test as well...thanks-C

      13 Answers Apr 16, 2016 at 1:43 AM
    • iconic Atlanta

      by munkie84 Online Now Jan 8, 2016 at 12:45 PM

      I'm visiting just outside of Atlanta for a short while and on my weekend I was hoping to visit some of the iconic areas of Atlanta that you immediately recognise if they are on tv etc, can anyone help me as to where to head?
      Thanks

      2 Answers Jan 8, 2016 at 2:46 PM
    • Hotels

      by rjholm Online Now Jul 9, 2015 at 7:33 PM

      What is the best and safest hotel near Phillips Arena, Atlanat...within a few blocks?

      7 Answers Sep 20, 2015 at 6:20 PM
    • Racially Mixed Couple in Atlanta, GA

      by CopperYeti3 Online Now Jun 2, 2015 at 5:33 AM

      Attending a convention in Atlanta, GA, World Congress Center in late June early July. Have reservations in College Park and plan to use MARTA in an out. We are a racially mixed couple. Is the area and transportation OK for us to stay in and use?

      10 Answers Sep 20, 2015 at 6:22 PM
    • relocating from new york

      by charlie0328 Online Now Apr 27, 2015 at 11:51 AM

      looking for a safe neighborhood with good transportation and near shopping stores preferably? 

      3 Answers Sep 20, 2015 at 6:27 PM
    • The best places to live with a family.

      by zackb6617 Online Now Apr 26, 2015 at 7:04 AM

      What are the best and safest areas to live in if I have a young family?
      Thanks

      8 Answers Jul 14, 2015 at 6:32 AM
    • How "friendly" is Atlanta without a car?

      by adid12 Online Now Apr 18, 2015 at 12:11 AM

      Hi, I'm about to visit Atlanta for 2 days with my elderly (80) dad in mid May. I'm thinking about coming by Amtrak.
      Where will you recommend to stay if one want to stroll the sights and be back at the hotel for nap and off again in the afternoon? How good/frequent are the local buses?
      We need to be in the airport to NY ~7:30am what will be our options beside a cab?

      Thank you,

      10 Answers Jul 16, 2015 at 10:16 AM
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      Stores that sell Car GPS near the Hilton, Atlanta Airport

      by Dek39 Online Now Mar 29, 2015 at 9:09 AM

      Hi,

      I am looking to purchase a Garmin GPS for using in my rental car (I am tired of hiring them, and feel that a purchase will save me a lot of money in the long run). Anyhow does anybody know if there are any stores that will sell them in close proximity to the Hilton Atlanta Airport?

      12 Answers Apr 9, 2015 at 10:39 AM
    • Anyone traveling to bangladesh from USA

      by zakir108 Online Now Mar 3, 2015 at 3:28 AM

      i need to bring a special need feeder for my baby(only 3 month) who has feeding difficulties. It will be very helpful.

      Thank you

       

      4 Answers Mar 3, 2015 at 9:29 PM
    • Moving To Atlanta

      by GeorgiaLady83 Online Now Dec 15, 2014 at 11:15 PM

      Is Murdock Rd area a good place for a family? I searched Google for fairy nice areas to live in, and this one was recommended.

      3 Answers Apr 6, 2015 at 6:16 PM
    • I need answers

      by Ohionative Online Now Nov 16, 2014 at 7:15 AM

      I am from Cleveland, Ohio and I want to move to Georgia. I want to be within 30 minutes of Atlanta and less than 3 hours away from Montgomery, Alabama. Where are some decent cities to stay that are affordable and suitable for a single female to live?

      6 Answers Jul 28, 2015 at 7:09 AM
    • weather info

      by RajaniC Online Now Nov 13, 2014 at 6:03 AM

      I am traveling to Atlanta on 15 november to 5 December and I m little sensitive towards winter... Do I need to carry over coat or not

      6 Answers Jul 14, 2015 at 6:37 AM
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      Weekend before Christmas

      by apbeaches Online Now Oct 25, 2014 at 1:24 PM

      We will be driving south and wanted to stop in Atlanta and be a tourist from about December 20 through the 23rd.

      1) Parking -
      We found reasonable hotels with good prices downtown but parking fees were high. There were more reasonable hotels with free parking North of Atlanta near the metro. During the weekend could we find on street parking in downtown? Could we find weekend parking lots that are cheaper than $25 a night?

      2) Subways -
      On the weekend and evenings do the subways run regularly? Will we regret not staying downtown?

      3) Attractions -
      Our list of sights includes: World of Coca-cola, Civil Rights Museum, Altwood, CNN studio tour, Underground Atlanta. Is there any other must see? Anything special at holiday time?

      4) Restaurants -
      We're foodies, any special local cuisines or restaurants that we should try? Loved Texas Tex-Mex and BBQ, Southern in Charleston, lobster in Maine. Atlanta specials might be??? Buckhead and Downtown restaurants?

      Thanks so much in advance! Andrea

      3 Answers Nov 9, 2014 at 12:58 PM
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      Atlanta Downtown

      by Dek39 Online Now Oct 19, 2014 at 4:53 AM

      We will be visiting Atlanta for 2 nights May next year. We are staying in the Hilton at the Airport, but plan to spend a day Downtown whilst we are there to see the Aquarium.
      Is Downtown Atlanta safe? Also looking at Google maps we will need to take the MARTA to get Downtown, is the MARTA safe?
      We have been to numerous cities in the US (San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, St Louis, Louisville, Nashville), and have never felt unsafe.
      Thanks

      8 Answers Oct 20, 2014 at 10:37 AM
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      Question about Downtown Atlanta GA

      by Witch_No1 Online Now Oct 18, 2014 at 6:38 AM

      Hi, I will be traveling to Atlanta GA and staying in Hilton (255 Courtland St NE) and my destination is World Congress Center. Any tips here? Should I cab or is it safe to walk there (am before 8.00 am; in pm around 7ish one day and 9ish another)?
      Is it OK to walk thru the park, or better not?
      Any route you can recommend?Andrew Young? John Portman? I don't know how Atlanta is, but my city can literally vary block to block.
      Finally, any decent not-too-expensive eats in this area that you would recommend? I am looking for breakfast and dinner eats and I would love to try something other that "known" and "safe" starbucks or subway. Thanks A LOT for your input! Agata.

      3 Answers Oct 18, 2014 at 4:55 PM
    • Internatinal flight leaving from domestic terminal

      by HTTR1 Online Now Aug 20, 2014 at 9:18 AM

      My international flight is leaving from A concourse in Atlanta, has anyone gone thru security in the domestic terminal for an internaitonal flight?

      4 Answers Aug 20, 2014 at 3:49 PM
    • where to move to in atlanta

      by sophiestewart706 Online Now Aug 18, 2014 at 7:08 PM

      My boyfriend is moving to Atlanta middle of September for a 9 month internship, he hasn't had time to look for an apartment/flatshare, so I'm just trying to help out, his work is on the Interstate North Parkway, near Strayer University, I think. Can anyone tell me the best area to look for accommodation? Either close by, or easy commute. Obviously living in the UK and having never been to Atlanta, we are a little out of our depth. Thanks

      3 Answers Aug 18, 2014 at 8:29 PM
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      Any road rules for an Australian visitor in a car?

      by annetay Online Now Aug 18, 2014 at 6:32 PM

      Sorry - I posted this as a comment when really it is a question. Well, I am an Aussie and I thought these reviews so scary they could not be true. So I tested the whole VT site. I looked for dangers in places in Australia that I knew. The biggest danger on the roads was hitting sheep or roos. In the water, sharks, the swimming sort not the human sort. People in Australian cities are described as I know the vast majority to be - friendly and polite, helpful. Not a big showing of the criminal or mean. Husband and I are taking a car tour of the deep south in October, and I am deeply disturbed by all I read here. Terrified actually. Am making sure my affairs are in order. Other than the Amtrak NO to Memphis, I can't convince him to take buses. Crikey. Any words of comfort? To make it worse, we'll be driving on what for us is the wrong side of the road. Not good for the locals or us. Any road rules we should know of?

      20 Answers Aug 20, 2014 at 2:09 PM
    • Looking for a Country Western Bar to dance.

      by dcckmb29 Online Now Aug 5, 2014 at 10:59 AM

      I am traveling to Atlanta soon and looking for a place to enjoy line dancing and two stepping with people. When I lived in North Carolina these places were very easy to find but since moving to the Midwest I have not found a single place to go. Are there any of these types of places specifically around Roswell, Georgia?

    • Photographing FOX theater...

      by SyreetaH Online Now Jun 28, 2014 at 8:25 PM

      Where's the best location to get a photo of the FOX theater sign?

      2 Answers Jun 29, 2014 at 1:17 AM
    • Hotel near The Carter Center

      by bakkenodd Online Now May 26, 2014 at 1:26 PM

      Hello. Can anyone recommend a hotel near the Carter center. I am a student there in August. Simon

      2 Answers May 26, 2014 at 3:17 PM
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      Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport

      by martina94 Online Now May 22, 2014 at 2:40 AM

      Hi everyone
      I'm going to travel from Italy to the US in June. My flight will stop over at Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson.
      I'm a bit worried about the stopover because I heard that this airport is very busy. I'll have to move from the international terminal to the domestic terminal. Does anyone know if there's a bus or something else to move between the terminals? A map of the airport would be also very useful because I can't find it on the Internet

      7 Answers Jun 23, 2014 at 5:14 AM
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      Coming to Atlanta in October

      by jodber22 Online Now Mar 21, 2014 at 5:57 PM

      I want to see as much as possible in 4 days, what 3 things would you never want to miss, thats not a 'tourist' zone, but something really cool in the Atlanta area

      8 Answers Mar 28, 2014 at 5:46 PM
    • Moving to ATL in May - best place for a single guy

      by fadi-k Online Now Mar 17, 2014 at 12:45 PM

      So I'm moving to ATL in May. I'm a single 31 year old guy with a dog, who loves to stay active, play vball / bball, work out, enjoy restaurants and the nightlife.

      I come from Chicago, and while we have an excellent transit system I drive everywhere. So driving is not a concern for me.

      I'm looking for the best places to meet people and make friends, as I know no one down here and have no family either.

      I'm going to be living near my job in Sandy Springs, and sometime in late 2014, early 2015 I will be moving into the city somewhere.

      So couple questions:
      1. Where should a single active guy like myself go to meet people?
      2. What neighborhoods are best for guys like me? Preferably something that resembles my hometown as best as possible.

      Thanks!!

      3 Answers Apr 14, 2014 at 7:03 AM
    • Drive time from airport to downtown 9AM weekday

      by pcrowley9 Online Now Jan 27, 2014 at 8:40 AM

      Can anyone give me an idea of about how much time it will take to drive from Hartsfield airport to downtown on a Tuesday morning at 9AM? Also, how about from downtown to the airport on a Thursday around 4:45?

      Thanks.

      3 Answers Mar 3, 2014 at 5:15 PM