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    • paddington28's Profile Photo

      Helicopter flights

      New York City Jan 2, 2017 at 7:50 AM

      Looking at different deals for helicopter flights,am i better of booking in advancing,or do you think i can organise while i am there? Does anyone have any recomendations as well? Many thanks

    • airtrain and E line subway at rush hour

      New York City Jan 2, 2017 at 8:06 AM

      Our flight from London will arrive into JFK at 4pm. I'm assuming clearing immigration/customs/collecting bags etc will take about an hour or so, meaning we will be trying to leave the airport at rush hour. Our hotel is on 42nd street and only 2 mins walk from Port authority bus station on 42nd so I was planning on getting the airtrain to Jamaica and then getting on the E line subway to 42nd street. Does this sound like a bad idea at rush hour as we will also be travelling with suitcases? There's only 2 of us and I don't want to spend a fortune on transfers, and i'm also aware that the shared transfer vans (go airlink etc) don't have a good reputation, which is why i'm leaning more towards the airtrain/subway at the moment.

      Any advice would be appreciated :-)

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      Where to go for Christmas in New England or New York.

      New York City Dec 26, 2016 at 12:16 PM

      I'm looking at traveling to the US with my husband and 12 year old son next year around Christmas. Living in a warm climate, we wanted to experience a snowy Christmas with that traditional feel. We are not skiers but my son would love some snow type activities, skate on a lake and sled, toboggan, etc. We are looking at flying into NYC for a could of days and then driving either up through New England or New York for a few days. I'd love some suggestions of the best places to go to ensure my son is not bored but husband and I get to see some beautiful quaint Christmas towns. Plus also , the best place to stay on Christmas Eve and day (where there is snow around)? Thanks so much, this will most likely be a once in a lifetime trip for us.

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      New York City Jan 2, 2017 at 12:44 AM

      As a keen photographer,i will be taking my big camera to New york in April.
      Just a few question,i wanted to get a photo looking towards the city at night, 1st place i had on my mind was brooklyn Bridge,looking towards the lights,if i went on there at night,is brooklyn bridge just as busy as the day time? as i would need my tripod,also from last time i remember there was a very very small park underneath the bridge,which i would also imagine give good photos looking across the water in to New York. Any ideas what the name of this park would be called? Many thanks.

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      Deciding between New York & London

      New York City Dec 28, 2016 at 6:53 PM

      Good day Vters,
      I need suggestions on deciding between New York & Europe( London,Berlin,Amsterdam & Paris) for my honeymoon.
      We are planning a honeymoon on a budget to challenge ourselves (me especially) by settling for "a lil less luxury" than our norm holidays 

      Looking to travel: late January
      Duration: approx 10days
      About us: Newly wed couple looking for adventure at a budget.
      Asian Muslims, loves art,design & fashion.

      We have never been to New York City and would love to explore but I am alil concern about the safety of being a Muslim , wearing a headscarf after the recent "scare" . I do read about how amazing NYC is and Muslims are pretty well getting by. Would appreciate honest advice from Newyorkers or travelers whom have just return from their trip to New York 


      1) Where are the places that I can easily get halal food and where are the recommended accommodations?
      We are open to Airbnb , cool hostels with private room or 2-4* hotels.
      2)What are the form of transportations that we can get by for travelers? Any discounts cards or etc?
      3) where are the places we should check out to make our New York trip unforgettable? we are fine with touristy attractions but more willing to explore like locals☺️
      4) any freelance tour guide who shared similar interest in art,fashion & music to bring us around?
      5) recommended free art n fashion galleries ? Or free fashion shows?
      6) shopping outlets for sample sales and to grab cheap souvenirs for our loved ones?
      7) will it be viable for us to make a quick trip to maybe LA or San Fran within the days?
      8) lastly, any recommended budget airline or any form of transportation that we can take to either LA or San Franc for a quick trip?

      Thank you so much!

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

      by AbuRefaw Online Now 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 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.

      2 Answers Dec 17, 2014 at 7:15 PM
    • Which is the best way and cheapest way from BUF Airport to Niagara Falls on Canada Side?

      by AbeeyR Online Now 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 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

      4 Answers Nov 25, 2014 at 8:30 PM
    • which shopping mall can i get discount on clothing

      by Modupeola Online Now Jul 14, 2014 at 2:50 PM

      this is my first trip to Buffalo, i need to shop for Baby and toddler wears . where can i get sales ?

      1 Answer Jul 14, 2014 at 4:00 PM
    • Stay at the Buffalo bus station at 3:00 am to 6:00am is safe?

      by Brunafs Online Now May 16, 2014 at 12:49 PM

      Hi there.
      I'll go from new york to St. Catharines (ON) by bus. I'll arrive at de Buffalo bus station at 3:00 am and I'll have to wait until 6:45 am to take the next bus to St. Catharines.
      It is safe stay at the Bus station during this time?
      And there are some place to stay, or they close at these time?

      Thanks for the help!

      1 Answer May 16, 2014 at 1:41 PM
    • travel option ... BUFFALO TO LAKE CANANDAIGUA

      by sharkydmc Online Now Jul 21, 2013 at 12:33 PM


      1 Answer Jul 22, 2013 at 7:22 AM
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      from Buffalo airport to Niagara

      by mkvalya Online Now May 14, 2013 at 1:56 PM

      hi, 've checked the NFTA site for buses and there is no direct line between buffalo airport to niagara :-(
      so ... I think i have to take a bus to buffalo downtown and then another to niagara.
      well ... I'll land at 8.08 a.m. ... how can I reach Buffalo downton ??? It seemes that the first bus (#204) is at 9.32 ????
      thanks for you help

      3 Answers May 21, 2013 at 12:57 PM
    • travel from buffalo to rochester

      by sharkydmc Online Now May 14, 2013 at 12:33 PM

      we arive by plane... witch is best mass transit option or train to travel to rochester ? Thanks, Sharky

      2 Answers May 16, 2013 at 3:02 PM
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      Trip to Niagra Falls

      by amazingclick Online Now Apr 27, 2013 at 2:09 AM

      I am doing a day trip from New York to Niagra Falls. Landing in Buffalo at 8:30 AM. What would be a good time to take the flight back after completing the tour and lunch?

      9 Answers May 21, 2013 at 12:09 PM
    • Buffalo to Ohio

      by pbdancing Online Now Feb 18, 2012 at 4:04 AM

      Hi All,

      Heading from Buffalo into Ohio - anyone know of a nice small town along the way that we could stay at?

      Many thanks,

      PB Dancing

      4 Answers Feb 18, 2012 at 1:31 PM
    • Travel between Buffalo & Niagara falls Canada.

      by HELLCATS Online Now Oct 7, 2011 at 6:08 PM

      Could any one tell me the most economical way to travel from Buffalo airport to Niagara Falls (Canada side). We are a family of two adults and two children (11 & 14). We will be travelling in December so not sure about driving conditions. As we are coming from Australia we don't drive in snow or ice conditions at all. I have read that taxi services are quite expensive. Is there any bus services that go across the border at all? Whats the most economical option?

      5 Answers Sep 25, 2012 at 2:36 AM
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      which state park / lake near Buffalo offers canoe and kayak rentals

      by Faiza-Ifrah Online Now Jun 22, 2011 at 7:09 PM


      our family friends and us (an entourage of 14) want to stay for two days near Buffalo while on our way to Chicago. we are interested in canoeing and kayaking in a state park area or a natural scenic area. Allegany state park is out because they only have pedal boats. is there any park or area you know that may have canoe and kayak rentals?

      2 Answers Jun 25, 2011 at 10:17 AM
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      Cheap hotels/motels near Buffalo

      by travellingtechie Online Now May 22, 2011 at 4:20 AM

      Hi All!

      My wife and I are planning to visit the Niagara Falls next weekend and are searching for a cheap hotel/motel/B&B/hostel in the Buffalo area. We have a car so even if it is a bit far from Buffalo/the falls themselves then also its fine.

      Could anyone please suggest something in the range of 40-50 dollars per night?

      Thanks a lot!


      3 Answers May 22, 2011 at 6:55 AM
    • PHYSICAL Map of buffalo

      by oznztofro Online Now Mar 3, 2010 at 5:03 PM

      Hi there.

      I was wondering if any of you can help me. Im going to America for 6 weeks.

      I have physical Maps for Los Angeles & NYC.

      Ill be in buffalo for a few days.

      Where can i buy a Physical copy of a buffalo map. Ie like a street directory or fold out map.

      Please do not direct me to Google maps. I NEED IT TO BE PHYSICAL . Its risky to be carrying around an open netbook using it as a map/gps in buffalo

      4 Answers Mar 7, 2010 at 1:35 PM
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      from buffalo to Niagara Falls

      by mindcrime Online Now Feb 25, 2010 at 1:35 AM

      I want to visit Niagara Falls. I will be in New Orleans and the plan is to fly to New York ($100) and take an organised bus tour the next day to the Falls. The tour costs108 including overnight in a hotel.

      But, I found a flight from New Orleans to Buffalo for about100.
      1)Do you think this is a good idea or I will spend a fortune for cabs and hotel?
      2)Should we stay in Buffalo or somewhere near the falls?
      3)how far are the falls from Buffalo?
      4)after the falls I have to return to NY anyway

      it seems much more complicated this way.

      7 Answers Mar 7, 2010 at 1:37 PM
    • Wendt Beach Accommodation

      by Jo67 Online Now Feb 21, 2010 at 6:17 AM

      Hi can someone recommend a family-friendly hotel/motel that we could stay at on our way to Niagara Falls. We want to be near to Wendt Beach, to the west of the I90, not as far as Hamburg. Many thanks.

    • Traveling from Buffalo to Pittsburgh, PA

      by abemo Online Now Sep 21, 2009 at 8:11 AM

      I will be visiting pittsburgh, PA next month and I have a friend that lives in buffalo ny (about 3.5 hours) away. She doesn't own a car. Whats the cheapest way to get from buffalo to pittsburgh and back? Is there a train or daily bus or something? Any other options besides getting a rental car?

      3 Answers Sep 21, 2009 at 6:11 PM
    • Restaurants Near Amtrak Depew Station

      by MaryLykes Online Now Jun 21, 2009 at 2:10 PM

      Any comments on Skaros Family Restaurant would be appreciated. Is this restaurant still at 3003 Walden near Dick Road? Would I be better off walking the greater distance down Dick Road to St. Angelos where I have enjoyed the food?

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      colgan air

      by andy.s Online Now Apr 25, 2009 at 1:36 PM

      we are flying up to buffalo from nyc but not sure who or where to fly from,bit worried about colgan air. flying back to uk from newark on the same day as return buffalo flight

      cheers andy

      6 Answers Feb 14, 2010 at 10:58 AM
    • Buffalo to Niagara falls fashion outlet (NY)

      by miss.agnes Online Now Feb 15, 2009 at 8:32 AM

      Hi there !
      I am currently leaving in Toronto and I wanna go to Niagara falls outlets (1900 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY 14304).
      I will take a bus from Toronto to Buffalo coach terminal. The problem is, that I don't know how to get from buffalo to the military road by bus. Could I catch a bus next to the coach terminal ? Do you know which one I have to take ?!

      Thanks a lot for helping me =)

      3 Answers Aug 31, 2009 at 10:52 AM
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      Is one day enough?

      by FridgeMagnet Online Now Jan 5, 2009 at 7:05 AM

      I have one day available to spend at Niagra Falls. Will I have enough time to visit both the American and Canadian side of the Falls?

      5 Answers Aug 31, 2009 at 10:54 AM
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      Restaurant near HSBC Arena

      by argentia Online Now Dec 29, 2008 at 3:17 PM

      I'll be coming to a Sabres game and would like to eat out before the game. Can someone recommend a restaurant/bar close enough to the arena that I can park once and walk to both?


      2 Answers Dec 29, 2008 at 5:20 PM
    • Visitng Buffalo

      by angelamarak Online Now Oct 30, 2008 at 4:49 PM

      We are travelling to Buffalo for the Bills/Jets game this weekend. I have a few questions. We are staying at the Hampton Inn on Ridge Road in West Seneca. Is there any way to get to the stadium without driving? Is there maybe a shuttle or something? Also, I get the feeling we are in the middle of nowhere. Are there any trendy pubs or restaurants in that area? Thanks much!


      2 Answers Oct 31, 2008 at 10:03 PM
    • Buffalo Airport to Niagara Falls to Toronto

      by CathyC66 Online Now Oct 19, 2008 at 1:31 PM

      I am planning a trip to the North East USA and Canada and wonder if you can help me out. What I would like to do is get from Washington DC to Toronto via the Niagara Falls. My initial idea is to fly from DC to Buffalo and then somehow get to the Falls, spend some time there before continuing on to Toronto. I am trying to do this trip on a tight budget so probably looking to travel by train or coach. Can anyone tell me if this is practical and if so how I can do it?



      5 Answers Oct 19, 2008 at 9:54 PM
    • From Buffalo Airport to Canada

      by stefano.covino Online Now Jun 23, 2008 at 1:35 AM

      Hello friends.

      I getting to the Buffalo Airport in July. Our plan is to visit the Niagara Falls and then Canada for a few days.

      In detail, we would like to get to Canada, rent a car to leave in Montreal later, and visit the Niagara falls traveling with our car. We think that getting a car in the Buffalo Airport and leave it in Canada would be rather expensive. So, do you have any suggestion? I do not know which is, for instance, the best way to go to a place where I can rent a car in Canada from the Buffalo airport. Looking at the area map it seems that getting to St. Catherine or Hamilton could be quicker than getting to Toronto. Do you know if it is possible?

      Thanks for any suggestion.


      2 Answers Jun 23, 2008 at 9:31 AM
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      Cheap accomodation in Buffalo

      by Christianzagar Online Now Apr 28, 2008 at 9:13 AM

      I'm going to be getting in to buffalo airport just before midnight and can't decide whether to take the bus directly to Toronto or to spend the night as I would be getting to Toronto at an awful hour in the morning when no one would come pick me up!

      anyways I was wondering if there was any truly budget accomodation that had single rooms. I checked out the hostel but I don't want to sleep in a dorm.. If anyone has any experience in a backpackers or guesthouse please let me know!

      1 Answer Apr 28, 2008 at 10:16 AM

      by s3xydal3 Online Now Feb 27, 2008 at 7:16 PM

      Is it possible to drive to the usa and fly domestic without a passport?

      6 Answers Feb 28, 2008 at 2:09 PM
    • The Tram Near Main

      by smarie44 Online Now Feb 17, 2008 at 12:42 AM

      Does the Tram run on Sundays all day? Do you know the hours it starts and stops?
      Where do you get on at the University? Are there signs that show up good? Does it take you near Shea's Theater?
      Thanks so much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

      1 Answer Feb 17, 2008 at 8:35 AM
    • Crossing the border

      by rauchc Online Now Dec 16, 2007 at 9:42 AM

      I plan on crossing into Buffalo on New Years Day from Canada for the Winter Classic game. Does anyone have an idea how long it will take crossing the border? I'm worried that since it's a holiday it may take longer than it normally would.

      1 Answer Dec 23, 2007 at 3:23 PM
    • Restaurants Near Amtrak Buffalo Depew

      by MaryLykes Online Now Nov 23, 2007 at 7:43 AM

      We have 3 hours to wait on a Saturday before boarding our Amtrak train and would like to have a leisurely lunch near the station. Google shows Kelly & Co. virtually across the street. Can anyone comment as to what type of restaurant it is? Can we "lug our luggage" from the restaurant to the Amtrak station? A bit further away is Skaros Family Restaurant on Walden Avenue and St. Angelos and Hearthstone manor on Dick Road. Comments or alternative suggestions please?

      2 Answers Nov 24, 2007 at 3:51 PM
    • Motorhome Parking at Airport

      by arendsg Online Now Sep 2, 2007 at 4:53 PM

      We need to park our motorhome at or near Buffalo International for a week, as we need to go to Denver. Is there oversize/overheight parking at this airport? If so where?

      Thanks, Gerald

      3 Answers Nov 19, 2007 at 3:13 PM