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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

    • 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?

    • 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

    • 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?

    • Weather and hotels

      Miami Beach Feb 18, 2017 at 8:05 AM

      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 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...

    • 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?

    • Travelling by rented car

      Miami Feb 16, 2017 at 4:55 AM

      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.

    • 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.

    • Yosemite Valley

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


      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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      Downtown hotel

      by rickd11 Online Now Dec 26, 2016 at 10:33 AM

      Looking for a downtown hotel with crap tables with good odds and a nice restaurant.


      10 Answers Jan 1, 2017 at 1:34 PM
    • Best suite

      by Hootie1978 Online Now Dec 22, 2016 at 10:09 PM

      Heading to Las Vegas on January 26 to 29. Would like to stay in great suite. Thinking palazzo or wynn or balliago. What would you say was the best. Want a nice view. And bedroom.

      2 Answers Dec 23, 2016 at 11:37 AM
    • Help getting in shot show

      by Hootie1978 Online Now Dec 14, 2016 at 11:05 PM

      Am coming to Vegas Jan 17 to 22. Would like to go to shot show could anyone help get me in. Thanks

      7 Answers Dec 15, 2016 at 10:28 AM
    • Is there a catch with the hotel rates at the strip?

      by theausman Online Now Nov 25, 2016 at 8:57 AM

      Hi, we're going to the strip Las Vegas on Dec 26 and have been considering to stay in the Marriott chain - those low-cost hotels that are ~1mile away from the strip. But during our search, we stumbled upon Excalibur and Luxor hotels which have much lower hotel rates (i.e. Marriott = 103, Excalibur = 77). Now we're curious to know if there's any catch since these hotels are down at the strip itself.
      Also, since we plan to get a car rental, may we ask how much is the going rate for the parking in these hotels? Hope it won't be a fortune though :)
      Thank you.. :)

      10 Answers Dec 16, 2016 at 9:14 PM
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      Monte Carlo or Flamingo

      by sneakersnstilettos Online Now Nov 15, 2016 at 8:45 AM

      Going to Las Vegas this December. -Which is better Monte Carlo or Flamingo?

      6 Answers Nov 19, 2016 at 4:06 AM
    • The Cirque de Soleil

      by Jordi50 Online Now Oct 30, 2016 at 1:23 PM

      I will be with my wife in LAS mid November and I am doubting between Ka and O shows.
      What are your recommendations and advises

      Thanks in advance


      8 Answers Oct 31, 2016 at 2:23 PM
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      vegas stag do night

      by TimC52 Online Now Oct 10, 2016 at 12:14 PM

      i have been given the epic task of organizing the stag do in Vegas day time is sorted it just night time events we are going out on tuesday the 29 nov and looking for ideas for were to drink and what to do any help on this would be great

      thankyuo all in advance

      2 Answers Oct 11, 2016 at 11:25 AM
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      Things to do in Las Vegas during winter

      by sneakersnstilettos Online Now Sep 11, 2016 at 8:25 PM


      I'm going to Las Vegas (coming from SFO) this December (Dec 19-23 ).
      Any suggestion what to do in Vegas other than the usual shows, night life, shopping, and gambling?
      I'll be staying with a friend (who lives in Vegas). But of course, I don't want to burden her during my entire stay there.
      I don't mind doing a bit of touring myself, or with another friend, from Chicago, who may be flying in as well.

      Thanks in advance! :)

      6 Answers Sep 12, 2016 at 9:32 PM
    • time flight connexions

      by Jordi50 Online Now Sep 9, 2016 at 9:18 AM

      Dear colleagues

      I am just booking a fight Barcelona Las Vegas departure November 13 and return November 20. The connexion time in JFK coming from Las Vegas ( Delta Airlines) is 1h 48 min, before to catch up the flight JFK Barcelona. usinf the same airline company Delta. My question to you is : It this time enough?
      Thabnks in advance and have a nice week end

      Jordi50 from Barcelona

      19 Answers Sep 11, 2016 at 2:33 AM
    • 1-Day Hike Near Las Vegas

      by m2244 Online Now Aug 30, 2016 at 9:12 AM


      I plan to be in Las Vegas September 11 through 19 and I would like to do a day hike on the 18th. I've never been to the area but from Google-ing a bit, Valley of Fire looks interesting.

      First of all, what would people suggest, is Valley of Fire a good hike?

      Second, I'd like to find some people who know what they are doing in the area and head out with them. Any suggestions?

      4 Answers Sep 4, 2016 at 5:48 PM
    • 5 day get away with my wife

      by RobertE22 Online Now Aug 24, 2016 at 1:42 PM

      In November I'm taking my wife to Vegas for a 5 day getaway. We have been to Vegas once before together but it was a business trip and we had our kids. This time its meant to be a romantic and fun time. We will gamble a little, but it wont be the main thing we do. Any suggestions? Things we must do. Any recommendations would be great. This trip is a surprise trip to my wife so I want it took be amazing and unforgettable.

      11 Answers Aug 27, 2016 at 10:06 AM
    • Weather in November and Grand Canyon

      by Jordi50 Online Now Aug 19, 2016 at 1:40 PM

      What about the weather midNovember
      Do you know nice non smoking hotels without casino inside
      What is your best recommendation to visit the Grand Canyon?
      What are the features, shows, we have to see?

      20 Answers Sep 9, 2016 at 6:13 PM
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      Weather and about Grand Canyon Tour

      by Chongnv Online Now Aug 13, 2016 at 7:54 AM

      A family of 4 will be going to LAS VEGAS in September for the first time.

      • What will be weather in September?
      • Intend to book a coach for a day tour trip to Grand Canyon

      - should we book the tour online as we are from Australia or it is cheaper to get the tour organize when we arrive Las Vegas?

      • what will be taxi fare to transfer from Las Vegas airport to LINQ Hotel?

      9 Answers Aug 14, 2016 at 9:37 PM
    • Pool and Bar Entry Fees at New York New York Hotel

      by DavidH140 Online Now Aug 12, 2016 at 3:38 AM

      We are staying at the New York New York hotel in September and I have seen on their website that there are entry fees for the pool ($30 per day) and the 3 main bars ($10 each bar). If we are staying at the hotel do we still pay these entry fees.
      Many Thanks for any answers you may have

      5 Answers Aug 12, 2016 at 12:59 PM
    • Safe hotels in Vegas and Boulder city?

      by jokandben Online Now Jul 28, 2016 at 1:51 AM

      What are the safe hotels with reasonable prices in Vegas.

      3 Answers Jul 28, 2016 at 12:47 PM
    • Bloody Mary's; Just for brunch?

      by DarlaM4 Online Now Jul 19, 2016 at 7:56 PM

      I am visiting Vegas soon and I have been dying to try one of those outrageous Bloody Mary's with a meat stick or a sandwich hanging from it. The problem is I am going mid week. Are there bars that will serve one in the middle of the week?

      6 Answers Jul 21, 2016 at 4:13 PM
    • Las Vegas in winter/Christmas/New Year

      by sea_island Online Now Jun 22, 2016 at 8:56 AM

      We(a couple and a single guy in his 20ies) are going to Vegas december.
      What is there to do besides cassinos in these days(Christmas, the whole week before New Year).

      Where do you suggest us to go for Christmas diner and lunch? And any suggestion on where to spend New Years eve?
      Thank you

      8 Answers Jul 16, 2016 at 10:00 AM
    • Florida vs Las vegas

      by SahilAmar Online Now Jun 7, 2016 at 11:56 AM

      I am traveling to new York on a business trip for 2 weeks.. And planning to extend the trips for 5 days to visit some places in USA.. As I have never been to US before, so bit confused like whether to go to Las Vegas or to Florida..
      And if Florida then where should I choose to stay so that I cover all the tourist places in Florida?
      The same for Las Vegas..

      10 Answers Jun 7, 2016 at 5:19 PM
    • Leaving the strip to shop

      by kalihandro Online Now May 17, 2016 at 11:38 PM

      I'm planning on going to the mob museum and planning to shop at the big and tall store on 4211 Paradise Rd. I'm from Canada. What's the safest mode of transport and are those locations safe to travel? Any info would be greatly appreciated.

      3 Answers Jul 16, 2016 at 10:02 AM
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      Sushi buffet?

      by psuppicich Online Now May 10, 2016 at 4:46 PM

      Which big buffet(s) serves good sushi at lunch?

      6 Answers May 17, 2016 at 10:48 PM
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      Best dance club for 40+ age group

      by rockworm Online Now May 2, 2016 at 9:19 AM

      Want a club that gets busy, plays something other than the techno stuff, and has a diverse crowd, where 40+ is a decent part of that crowd.

      1 Answer May 2, 2016 at 1:23 PM
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      Shows, food and tour deals

      by Vintage0345 Online Now Apr 13, 2016 at 6:57 AM

      Good day,

      My family will be visiting Las Vegas on 31st July. Will be staying at The Linq Hotel. Need guidance from fellow members on:

      1. Where to buy for discounted tour deals.
      2. Discounted shows and buffet meals.
      3. Need advice on transportation from airport to hotel as we have 3 full sized luggage.

      Thank you.

      Mr Tham

      4 Answers Apr 18, 2016 at 12:53 AM
    • help I'm trying to find an apartment

      by JenniferB33 Online Now Mar 25, 2016 at 1:59 AM

      is the outer strip safe to live on

      1 Answer Mar 25, 2016 at 3:46 AM
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      Which Hotel?

      by roamer61 Online Now Mar 11, 2016 at 5:23 AM

      Hi. If I book for the week FOLLOWING the actual date for my birthday, I can get some real outstanding rates. The Flamingo, TI and MGM Grand are all within my price range. Of these 3, which is the best bet for comfort, service, etc?


      13 Answers Apr 15, 2016 at 5:14 AM
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      Day Trips from Vegas

      by hb_capri Online Now Mar 9, 2016 at 11:04 PM


      I'm traveling to the US for the first time in April. We have a 2 day lay over in Vegas before we travel to the east coast. I would like some recommendations for day trips from Vegas (i've already included Grand Canyon in the itinerary).

      Thanks in advance

      5 Answers Mar 11, 2016 at 7:01 AM
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      I live in Vegas

      by MLBFANATIC Online Now Feb 5, 2016 at 8:31 PM

      I live in Vegas & want to be a part of Questions & Answers for people having questions / needing help. How do I do this?

      8 Answers Feb 8, 2016 at 5:33 PM
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      Which hotel.

      by roamer61 Online Now Dec 17, 2015 at 11:12 AM

      Hi. As its looking more that its going to be Las Vegas, which property should I lean to? These are all in my price range.

      1. Ballys
      2. Luxor
      3. Excaliber

      All are on the Strip, which is what I want.

      76 Answers Mar 27, 2016 at 7:51 PM
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      Booking hotel in Vegas

      by JackSR Online Now Dec 1, 2015 at 1:02 AM

      I will be travelling to Vegas for the first time and have limited budget, so I am trying to find the best hotel deal.
      But there are so many websites that offer different prices and different hotels that I got confused.
      Friends warned me that online deals are deceptive and in reality cost a lot more - can you recommend a reliable booking service that is still cheap?

      16 Answers Jan 15, 2016 at 1:07 PM
    • First time to Vegas

      by GSeddonxo Online Now Nov 24, 2015 at 11:43 AM

      Hi guys! Me and my friends are coming to Las Vegas in June 16 celebrating my 21st. Neither of us have ever been to America before so we don't know where to start. We're just looking for some advice really. We've booked everything regarding flights accommodation and all our trips. We just want to know is it expensive to eat and drink out? If there's anything you can recommend on where to go and what to see would be fantastic.

      Thanks in advanced

      9 Answers Jan 20, 2016 at 7:40 AM
    • accommodation with teens

      by manun Online Now Nov 9, 2015 at 1:17 PM

      Can you recommend accommodation in Vegas that is close to shopping and activities for teens. Pools are not important as it'll be too cold. The kids are 16yr foodie boy and 13yr typical teen girl (who loves to shop).

      2 Answers Nov 9, 2015 at 10:04 PM