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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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      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 5:40 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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    • cheap produce

      by lifeisgood1988 Online Now Jul 6, 2014 at 2:11 PM

      where is the best and cheapest produce near west hartfood?

      2 Answers Jun 28, 2016 at 6:37 AM
    • can you bring a small dog to walk in the park?

      by Nati28 Online Now Jun 5, 2014 at 10:27 PM

      we are bringing our puppy is she allowed inside the bushnell park?

      2 Answers Jun 28, 2016 at 6:39 AM
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      Fun on this Saturday night?

      by battyrubble Online Now Jun 4, 2014 at 6:50 AM

      whats fun to do for couple on this coming Saturday night for people over 30?

    • What to do

      by WAdaisy Online Now Mar 9, 2014 at 7:44 AM

      New to Hartford area and need something fun to do today with dogs. What is there to do around here?

      1 Answer Mar 10, 2014 at 3:47 PM
    • Limo service

      by annmar Online Now Jul 29, 2013 at 11:29 PM

      Which limo is best for going from airport to downtown hotel at 5:30 pm?

      2 Answers Jun 28, 2016 at 6:41 AM
    • Airport to hotel

      by annmar Online Now Jul 26, 2013 at 11:20 AM

      What are some of the easier ways to get from the Hartford airport to my hotel downtown?

      Thank you in advance.

      5 Answers Jul 30, 2013 at 6:40 AM
    • Apartment living

      by msedna Online Now Jul 10, 2013 at 9:11 AM

      My daughter works for Delta Airlines and is planning to transfer to Hartford. What area would be considered the cleanest and safest and if at all possible, near the airport?

      3 Answers Jun 28, 2016 at 6:48 AM
    • Safe Hotel Location in Hartford, CT

      by MomofBoys63 Online Now Jul 17, 2011 at 6:03 PM

      My 80-year old in-laws plan to stop for a night when driving my children from the Washington, DC, area to Maine. I figured that Hartford, CT, would be a good mid-way stopping point. However, after reading of the dangers and crime in Hartford, I am a bit freaked out to say the least! Is there a hotel located in a safe area of Hartford that is very close to Route 84 East? Or should they stop earlier or later in a safer town? The route they take to Maine, which my father-in-law will NOT deviate from, takes them over the Tappan Zee to Saw Mill River Pkwy, 684 North, 84 E, to Mass Turnpike (Rt. 90), etc.

      Thanks very much for any suggestions!

      5 Answers Jun 28, 2016 at 6:55 AM
    • XL THEATRE AREA

      by donna11 Online Now May 4, 2010 at 4:34 PM

      Hello. After reading all the negative and quite scary info on Hartford, I am now nervous about seeing a concert at the XL Theatre. Also,staying at the Holiday Inn Express (downtown).

      Can someone PLEASE give me some more info about this area and is it pretty safe there? I would really appreciate it. My husband and I don't get away much. Was looking forward to a concert and now I am scared to death!

      Thanks

      1 Answer Aug 12, 2010 at 6:06 AM
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      Museum in Bridgeport

      by JeanneP Online Now Mar 23, 2010 at 8:59 AM

      Anyone been to the P. T. Barnum Museum?
      Is it a good stop? Where so you eat lunch nearby and do they have a gift shop?

    • Need transportation from Amherst, MA

      by caplay Online Now May 25, 2009 at 7:59 AM

      What are my options for transportation from Amherst, MA to the Amtrak station in Hartford, CT?

      2 Answers Jun 28, 2016 at 7:03 AM
    • where to go

      by jamies76 Online Now Jun 9, 2008 at 6:21 AM

      My family and I will be travelling from Quebec city to New York city in mid October and have 3 days and 2 nights that we can't decide where to go and what to do. We really want to go to Hartford and surrounds. Any ideas will be greatly appreciated.

      2 Answers May 25, 2009 at 7:26 PM
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      Ground transport from New York to Bradley Aiport

      by waxyjax Online Now May 6, 2008 at 6:42 PM

      Hi,
      I live in New York and am meeting my father and brother at a hotel near Bradley Airport. Just wondering if there's a direct bus from New York to the airport, or if I'll have to take the Peter Pan bus to Union Station and then find me way to the airport. If so, does the Bradley Flyer leave from Union station? I couldn't tell from looking at the timetable. If not, how much would a cab be?


      Thanks so much

      2 Answers Jun 28, 2016 at 7:02 AM
    • Hotel in Hartford

      by sfloader Online Now Aug 22, 2007 at 10:30 AM

      I am flying into Bradley Int. Airport and have a meeting in Newington. Please recommend a clean, comfortable, convenient hotel in Hartford, which seems to be a good halfway location, am I right? I see you have a river, are there any hotels on the water? Thanks.

    • Travel Information

      by patclarke Online Now Sep 26, 2006 at 11:10 AM

      What is the distance from Bradley Airport to Goodwin Hotel on Haynes Street? Assuming a taxi is the best method of transportation for me, would I be able to use a credit card?

      Thank You

      1 Answer Sep 26, 2006 at 2:20 PM
    • need help using bradley flyer, and public transit

      by lovenewyawk Online Now Oct 20, 2005 at 7:15 PM

      i need help using the bradely fly. using the bradely flyer + public transist, how would i get to this location?

      365 Capitol Ave,
      Hartford, CT 06106

      1 Answer Oct 21, 2005 at 7:40 AM
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      Getting from Bradley Int'l airport to New Haven

      by scargo Online Now Jun 8, 2005 at 9:31 AM

      My son visits me several times a year and usually flies into Bradley Internationl Airport. Is there a shuttle that runs the four miles from the airport terminal to Amtrak's Winsor Locks terminal? Are you forced to take a taxi or limo? Amtrak doesn't say or know anything and neither does Bradley Airport's site mention an Amtrak shuttle or bus service....
      Are there any other cheap options for getting to New Haven; Like a bus that stops at the airport on a frequent basis or a direct limo service to New Haven? I live in Hamden, so any stop from Meriden on down would be fine. The Amtrak fare of14 is great, and it runs regularly, but when you add a taxi fare (anyone know how much?)it may be cheaper for me to drive up and get him.
      Thanks!

      8 Answers Oct 26, 2005 at 5:28 PM
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      Getting from Bradley Int'l airport to New Haven

      by scargo Online Now Jun 8, 2005 at 8:19 AM

      My son visits me several times a year and usually flies into Bradley Internationl Airport. Is there a shuttle that runs the four miles from the airport terminal to Amtrak's Winsor Locks terminal? Are you forced to take a taxi or limo? Amtrak doesn't say or know anything and neither does Bradley Airport's site mention an Amtrak shuttle or bus service....
      Are there any other cheap options for getting to New Haven; Like a bus that stops at the airport on a frequent basis or a direct limo service to New Haven? I live in Hamden, so any stop from Meriden on down would be fine. The Amtrak fare of14 is great, and it runs regularly, but when you add a taxi fare (anyone know how much?)it may be cheaper for me to drive up and get him.
      Thanks!

      1 Answer Jun 8, 2005 at 8:40 AM
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      moving to CT

      by ct-bound Online Now Feb 7, 2004 at 12:17 PM

      I'm moving to CT, between Yale and Storrs. Can anyone recommend a nice, safe, upscale neighborhood, maybe part of Hartford? Cheers,

      6 Answers Nov 25, 2004 at 11:48 AM