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    • Visiting Kona for Ironman Oct 2017

      Kailua-Kona Jan 8, 2017 at 1:39 AM

      We live in Perth W.Australia and plan to visit Kona for the Ironman in October (as spectator only) and plan to be there for 2-3 weeks. We regularly spectate at 70.3s and full Ironmans in Australia/Asia, great to watch.

      Can anyone please suggest/recommend good location to stay (and possible condos/hotels/airB&B) within easy reach of start and transitions.

      Many thanks. Penny

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    • Anyone know of cabins, not expensive

      Pocono Manor Jan 6, 2017 at 9:21 AM

      Hey I was wondering if anyone knows of any cabin rentals in the Poconos or near. I'm not looking to go skiing, just horseback riding and just want that country feel! I've never been there but only live about an hour and half away. I just keep getting sponsored places when searching.. And nothing seems suitable

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    • Travel advice in East Coast

      United States of America Yesterday

      Hello Everyone,

      Thank you very much for your feedback back in 2015 regarding west coast travel advice. My trip to USA was memorable and its because of your feedback.

      Now I will be going to the east coast this year. My tentative travel date is from 26 May - 18 June. I wish to see the east coast. I don't want this trip to be a hectic one so I want to see important places and spend some time in New York just taking it easy. I know this sounds a little vague because you may ask how many days you want to spend where and so on. But I want you to guide me here as you know how many days (approx) I would have in hand. The last few days I want to do some shopping.

      I think I should at least go to Boston, New York, DC and Niagara falls. I also wish to visit few good universities there as I wish to pursue a masters in the futue.

      Your advice will be appreciated.

      Thank you.

      Cheers,
      GR

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    • Car rental

      Central Falls Dec 29, 2016 at 7:52 AM

      Can anyone please recommend a reliable car rental company from Prague? 8 of us r planning to visit Prague, Krakow, Budapest,Vienna n Salzburg.
      How is hire car Prague? Seems to have reasonable rates

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    • Long term parking in Laredo, then taxi to Quetzalcoatl Airport in Nuevo Laredo

      Laredo Dec 25, 2016 at 7:23 PM

      I'm searching for information on long term parking in Laredo, Tx near the border. Having a hard time finding information on where to park and how much it's likely to cost. Surely someone has done it! Can you give me some info?

      Need to take a taxi from the border to Quetzalcoatl Airport (Nuevo Laredo International). Is that do-able?

      Final question: any idea how long this likely to take? I've got a flight out from Nuevo Laredo International late afternoon and don't know exactly how to plan it, timewise.

      Thank you so much for anything you can tell me!
      Cat

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    • Coronado Ferry to mainland for touring?

      San Diego Dec 23, 2016 at 12:17 PM

      Two young seniors spending 4 days in San Diego in February and staying on Coronado. Will have a car. Is it advisable to take the ferry back and forth to see (walk/ taxi) some of the mainland sites? Gaslamp Quarter, Little Italy, perhaps, Balboa Park (Zoo), etc.? How about if we want dinner on the mainland? Or should we drive to most places? Itinerary not set yet.
      Thanks.

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      Between Tallahassee Florida and Summerville SC

      United States of America Jan 8, 2017 at 5:57 PM

      I have a gap of about 4 days between my grandson's graduation in Tallahassee on Friday or Saturday and my granddaughter's wedding in Summerville SC on the following Saturday. Where can I go and stay for four days that is somewhat between Tallahassee and Summerville. I thought of Jekyll Island, St. Simons' Island, or St. Augustine, but I have been to all those places a couple of times. I've also stayed in Hilton Head for a week (hated it), and visited Savannah. I'd rather be in a small place than a big city.

       

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    • Specific Location

      Los Angeles Jan 6, 2017 at 6:48 AM

      Hi. I posted another question about where to stay but am now more specific with areas. We will be going to Universal one day, Warner Brothers tour, doing things near Hollywood Blvd area, and then exploring other tourist things.

      Which area/hotel is better...near Universal City (Studio City hotel) or Hollywood Blvd (Hollywood Celebrity hotel), near but off Hollywood Blvd a bit (Days Inn) or Thai Town (Dixie Hotel)? We will have a car but am thinking one of those.
      Have narrowed it down to one of those based on budget and not being too far from Universal and Hollywood Blvd area. We have Hollywood Celebrity booked (but we can cancel).

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      Quaint Cabins

      Vermont Dec 31, 2016 at 12:07 PM

      I am looking to find quaint, funky, off the beaten path cabin lodging in Vermont in October 2017.

      All clues and tips appreciated.

      dan and mary

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    • Zion - NP: The Narrows early october

      Zion National Park Dec 27, 2016 at 8:59 AM

      Hello :)

      I found out about the Narrows of the Zion-NP and like to visit it. I will be in Zion NP in early October 2017. Is it possible to visit then?
      I found out you have to walk through the water, how cold and high will it be in October?

      Thanks!:)
      -jeey

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    • Best suite

      Las Vegas 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.

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    • Traveling to Door County by plane from NC

      Door Creek Jan 3, 2017 at 12:30 PM

      Hello. In August of 2017 we will be traveling from Raleigh Durham Airport, NC to Clark Lake in Door County, WI. We are frequent Southwest Airlines fliers, so we would like to use our Southwest earned miles, but are not sure of the best airport to fly to. We know we will be renting a car to reach Door County from whatever airline we select. We are thinking Green Bay or Milwaukee, but are not sure whether SWA travels to Green Bay, or if the difference in cost would make it more economical to drive a rental from Milwaukee. Looks like a 2 1/2 hr drive from there to Door county. Thanks in advance for any help

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      Fall Trip 2017 Quaint with Appalchian Trail Access

      Vermont Dec 22, 2016 at 12:35 PM

      Mary and I are skipping our way along the AT this fall "doing" Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine by doing day hikes with lodging in quaint towns that have short drives to AT access points. Besides hiking we love to stroll and poke our noses into quaint little spots for shopping, eating and relaxing. Seeking a mix of remote spots with maybe a nice farm house or cabin as well as a populated small town with a quaint B&B or Inn.

      Blue Highways are preferred for travel between stops which are usually 3 days.

      So far these places seem to jump out - Grafton, Woodstock and a rural area outside of Rutland. We have no clues yet about Southern Vermont in the Green Mountain area. Comments about neighboring Delaware are welcomed!

      Routes as well as lodging tips welcomed!

      dan and mary from south carolina

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      PHX Car Rental transfers, eating and shopping.

      Phoenix Dec 28, 2016 at 2:32 AM

      i am flying out of Phoenix which is an airport I've not been through previously. Can anyone advise ease of transfer from dropping off (Alamo) car hire and navigating through to Departures Terminal 3? I think it may involve a shuttle - if so how regularly do they run (6:30 - 7:30 am. Travelling alone so no one to share luggage humping with. Potentially I could check in car the night previous and use an airport hotel (would need transfer for that though?) but hoping that traffic will be reasonable at that hour in the morning on a Wednesday even if I had to navigate short stretch of I10 over Salt River? Also too early for breakfast at hotel so any suggestions in Terminal? Guessing that the shopping will be the usual gift oriented and duty free goodies - or should I save back some dollars - wishful thinking that I'll have any!

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      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

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    • South rim Grand Canyon tours

      Grand Canyon Jan 2, 2017 at 3:15 AM

      Hi

      Thinking of driving to grand canyon rather than getting bus, what is the best type of tour to do? Walk/drive?

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    • Suitable for swimming on Big Island of Hawaii in April?

      Hawaii (Big Island) Dec 28, 2016 at 7:05 PM

      Can anyone tell me about water temps in Kona/Kohala area during mid-April? Is it warm enough for swimming and snorkeling?

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    • Road Trip from NJ to Grand Canyon

      New Jersey Dec 27, 2016 at 5:53 PM

      We are planning a 4 week round trip. We want to see Mount Rushmore and the St. Louis Arch. What else on the route is best to see? What is the best route?

      Thank you!

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      A days road trip - Tucson to Phoenix?

      Arizona Dec 25, 2016 at 11:24 AM

      I have one day to spend heading back to Phoenix for my flight the following day. Rather than head straight up interstate I had thought about a detour to take in the Salt River area - would really like to get a view of the wild horses there if the chance arose. Could do with final night accommodation within an hour of PHX. Any suggestions for route and places to stay would be welcome. Please bear in mind that I am travelling solo so need to be a little aware of safety. Thanks everyone.

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      10 Day Trip - Algarve & Seville

      Alaska Dec 22, 2016 at 7:53 AM

      My wife and I are spending 10 days in the Algarve area next April. We fly in and out of Faro. I'm thinking of staying in three or four different locations and would like to do a circular tour in our hire car. It seems sensible to take in Seville. Any ideas for towns where a couple of nights would be a pleasant experience? Our interests are history, culture and moderate walking. Phil C

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      Best site for renting house or Condo Short term?

      United States of America Jan 13, 2017 at 9:22 AM

      Figured I had better ask this now, as can't later. My husband and I generally travel with a 5-th wheel trailer, but are considering maybe trying out staying in a condo, apartment, house, etc. short term instead in the coming years. This would be for a 2 - 3 week stay in the US. So far I have found HomeAway and VRBO as possible helpful sources. I would appreciate any advice as to if these are the best ones, and/or are there others that are also valuable sources.

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    • Rental Car GPS replacement

      United States of America Jan 12, 2017 at 8:09 AM

      We will rent a car in fall 2017 in the USA for about 3 Weeks.

      I noticed that all the rental companies want to charge arount 150-500$ for a Navigation System. This is really much, compared to the 1500$ rental cost!!

      They will use these standart "window mount" navigation devices i guess.
      We don't want to pay that much, so i was looking for options.

      Would you reccomend buying a GPS in an eletronic store?
      I saw a lot of them for like 80-120$, and if you once have one, you can use it on all your future travels in us

      Since where not from us, a device that tells us the current speed limit would be nice!:)

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    • Suggestions while in Alaska

      Alaska Jan 6, 2017 at 1:05 AM

      Planning a trip to Alaska on 18feb for about 1week. Planning to catch the northern lights. Do you think its the right time? Will fly into Anchorage and will take the train to Fairbank. Will spend a few days there. Any recommended place to visit? Thought of renting a car to move around, is it a good idea? Or good to just join any tours? Will spend a few days too in Anchorage after Fairbank. Any suggestions where and its a must to visit while in Alaska? Top priority is to try catch the northern lights. Recommended place to be? Thanks and hear from all of you.

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      Hotel, activities, surfing recommendations?

      Maui Jan 2, 2017 at 4:13 PM

      Hi everyone,

      It's been a while since I've written. Well it's time for another trip. I'm hoping to go to Maui to experience Hawaii for the first time with my husband

      I don't know much about Hawaii. Just know they have great coffee and a great place to learn to surf.

      Does anyone know of a great hotel near the waters with a nice beach that's also near activities like surfing, snorkelling, hiking, kayaking? We like the adventure type of vacations.

      Hopefully to get some ideas and not break the bank.

      Thanks.

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    • 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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    • Moving to Baltimore

      Baltimore Feb 15, 2016 at 6:36 AM

      We are moving to the Baltimore area and looking for a very safe area to live. Any suggestions?

      2 Answers Feb 15, 2016 at 9:49 AM
    • on St.Paul St. near Mercy hospital

      Baltimore Sep 27, 2015 at 11:53 AM

      On St. Paul St. Across from Mercy hospital (toward Charles St.) there is a Hotel i dont know which on that seems to have cars parked onthe 17 floor with rooms above and below what is this?

      3 Answers Sep 27, 2015 at 2:00 PM
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      Baltimore Water Taxi to Fort McHenry in October?

      Baltimore Sep 20, 2015 at 7:01 PM

      According to
      baltimorewatertaxi.com/Stops...

      the water taxi to Fort McHenry only runs from April 1st to September 30th. Could anyone please confirm that there is no water taxi service to Fort McHenry in October at all?

      Thanks!

      4 Answers Sep 21, 2015 at 4:35 PM
    • Best way to Washington DC

      Baltimore Sep 6, 2015 at 5:36 PM

      I know nothing about this area and will be flying into BWI. I'm visiting a friend in Harrisburg later in the week and I wanted to take 2 days to see Baltimore and Washington DC. Should I rent a car or take the train to DC on September 16th, and if it is the train where is a good place to stay that is close to where I would catch the train?

      3 Answers Sep 8, 2015 at 8:53 AM
    • Failinger's Hotel Frostburg, MD

      Cumberland Jul 27, 2015 at 1:12 PM

      it looks nice online, any thoughts

      1 Answer Jul 29, 2015 at 3:25 AM
    • transportation

      Solomons Island Jun 14, 2015 at 5:12 AM

      is there transportation from Washington DC to Solomon Islands and back

      7 Answers Jun 16, 2015 at 6:43 AM
    • Top Things Not to Miss While In Baltimore???

      Baltimore May 26, 2015 at 2:24 PM

      Friends are going to Baltimore for the first time at the end of June. What would you recommend for a fun 3 to 5 day tour of Baltimore? They love learning, history, the arts, great food, and festivals! Thank you for any recommendations!

      7 Answers May 31, 2015 at 6:44 AM
    • Looking for a guide in Baltimore / ' The Wire Tour'

      Baltimore May 3, 2015 at 6:19 AM

      Hello there,

      I'm planning my trip to Baltimore and I have read about a self-guided The Wire tour. But, i would like a tour like this with a guide, since i'm traveling alone and never been in Baltimore before. Does anyone know where to find a guide?

      Greetings from Amsterdam,
      Juliska

      4 Answers May 4, 2015 at 10:02 AM
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      St. Michaels or Cambridge?

      Maryland May 2, 2015 at 6:46 AM

      I'm trying to decide between these two for a weekend getaway in June. They seem pretty similar, and are more or less the same distance from my house. We're interested in biking around pretty places and wildlife areas, sitting around relaxing with a picnic and/or a beer, eating crabs and other locally/culturally appropriate foods, etc. Is one place materially different from the other for any reason? (Traffic, cost, availability of restaurants, etc.) Thanks!

      5 Answers May 4, 2015 at 5:33 PM
    • Weather in Baltimore

      Baltimore Apr 23, 2015 at 12:00 AM

      What is the weather like in Baltimore tomorrow through Sunday?
      I live in Phoenix, Arizona. We have already started wearing shorts here.
      What should I pack?
      Thanks

      4 Answers Jun 9, 2016 at 5:58 AM
    • Hotels/Crab Shacks close to Penn station Baltimore.

      Baltimore Apr 9, 2015 at 2:29 PM

      Any crab shacks close to Penn station? any affordable hotels close?

      2 Answers Apr 12, 2015 at 9:20 AM
    • Shipwreck Marker

      Assateague Island Sep 19, 2014 at 5:55 PM

      Many years ago we photographed a small wooded shipwreck located along side the boathouse on Ferry Landing Road (beach Side) on the Maryland side of Assateague.

      We never took a picture of the plaque that was there in front of it and are currently looking for a readable picture of it.

      During a recent visit to Ocean City Maryland we returned to the site but the plaque and platform to which it was mounted is gone. The shipwreck has since been scattered about from a storm and campers have burned some of it.

      Any photos of the plaque would be appreciated.

      Thanks

      1 Answer Sep 19, 2014 at 9:11 PM
    • Semper Fortis location

      Annapolis Sep 14, 2014 at 8:17 AM

      Where is the "Semper Fortis" motto found?

      2 Answers Sep 14, 2014 at 9:22 AM
    • Bus and/or metro rail routes from suitland metro rail station to MVA waldorf

      Waldorf Jul 18, 2014 at 5:09 PM

      Bus and/or metro rail routes from suitland metro rail station to MVA waldorf

      1 Answer Jul 18, 2014 at 8:13 PM
    • BWI to Annapolis

      Annapolis Jul 4, 2014 at 1:00 AM

      what is the least expensive way to get from BWI airport to downtown annapolis?

      2 Answers Jul 4, 2014 at 7:57 AM
    • subtropical

      Assateague Island May 24, 2014 at 10:24 AM

      Was there once a small amusement park on the sound side of Marylands Assateague Island? Went there several times in our Jeep in the 70's. There were, on a light forested dune, a couple of old carnival-like signs.

    • Trivia question

      Baltimore May 20, 2014 at 2:39 PM

      There was a trivia question on the radio this morning. Nobody got it so, it's tomorrow's question also. There are only 20 of these on the planet and they are all in the Baltimore area. What is it????

      1 Answer May 20, 2014 at 3:28 PM
    • bus transportation

      Solomons Island Apr 21, 2014 at 5:46 AM

      Can you travel by bus from washington , DC to Solomon's island, MD?

      2 Answers Apr 21, 2014 at 7:47 AM
    • Boats available for rent?

      Baltimore Apr 17, 2014 at 9:09 AM

      Does anyone know where I could find a boat large enough to sail down the coast toward Central America with two friends for about two months? We'd need a captain as well, and at this point we're not picky about our options.

      4 Answers Apr 22, 2014 at 11:42 AM
    • Vacation Rentals

      Morgantown Jan 18, 2014 at 1:11 PM

      Are there any vacation rentals in Morgantown, MD? Thanks!

      1 Answer Jan 18, 2014 at 2:27 PM
    • January Activities

      Baltimore Dec 26, 2013 at 5:10 PM

      Looking for after 5pm activities for group of adults

      1 Answer Dec 27, 2013 at 7:33 PM
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      Transportation from BWI to downtown Baltimore

      Baltimore Oct 17, 2013 at 12:31 PM

      I am a little confused...someone on here said that it cost $70 to get from the BWI Airport to downtown Baltimore, but when I use a fare finder it says it cost's around $25. Does anyone know the answer to this? I am staying on W. Franklin Street.

      7 Answers Oct 18, 2013 at 7:21 PM
    • What is there to do?

      Annapolis Oct 13, 2013 at 2:33 PM

      My husband has been offered a job for 2 years in South Maryland as a uk serving member of the armed forces. Our children have grown and left home so it would be just us two moving. I love living and working in London, the tube gets me everywhere I want to go, I don't have to worry about driving, I enjoy shopping, the theatre, as well as the pubs and restaurants. I don't enjoy sporty activities. Does South Maryland compare to London?

      17 Answers Oct 17, 2013 at 9:00 PM
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      hotels close to campus

      College Park Oct 11, 2013 at 1:38 PM

      I have a conference in the conference center at College Park but the Marriott is all booked. What would be the next closest and best hotel options to campus?

      1 Answer Oct 11, 2013 at 2:25 PM
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      Restaurant in Baltimore near the Orioles stadium

      Baltimore Sep 23, 2013 at 6:26 AM

      Going to a game at the Orioles stadium and wanted to take some friends to a really great restaurant that's also close to the stadium - so that we can eat and get there in time for the start of the game at 7:00PM. Any suggestions for best place near the stadium would be greatly appreciated.

      3 Answers Sep 30, 2014 at 4:53 PM
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      November travel Washington to Toronto

      Cumberland Sep 22, 2013 at 2:00 AM

      My husband and 19yo son are exploring options of getting to Toronto from Washington to Toronto Canada in mid November. Would a rental road trip taking in Baltimore, Frederick and other towns to Cleveland, then up to Toronto be advisable? They will have visited New York, Philly and Washington already and have to fly out from Toronto. Hoping to view some nice scenery - will the weather be an issue? cheers

      3 Answers Sep 22, 2013 at 9:39 PM
    • Is there anybody going to New York with a car ,25th, 26th Septembre

      Ocean City Sep 20, 2013 at 2:08 PM

      if anybody goes to New York from Ocean City and if would like t share costs.

      1 Answer Sep 20, 2013 at 2:10 PM
    • BIrthday Idea

      Baltimore Sep 5, 2013 at 6:34 AM

      My Mom is turning 89 this year and we're looking for something special to do with her. We all grew up in Baltimore and are going to see her for her weekend. She can get around pretty well. We're looking for something to do that would be interesting for 11 year olds on up. The Aquarium is a bit too expensive, plus too much walking for her. Any ideas?

      2 Answers Sep 5, 2013 at 10:43 AM
    • Buffet in Baltimore

      Baltimore Sep 2, 2013 at 10:06 AM

      I was told that the Phillip's buffet is not in operation. Yet, you have a review about it being operated on the weekends. Just trying to clarify if this is accurate. If not is there another place that doesn't break the bank where five of us can have a buffet meal?

      3 Answers Sep 2, 2013 at 12:24 PM
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      Taxi to Penn Station

      Baltimore Aug 23, 2013 at 9:42 AM

      Can anyone tell me how much it would cost to take a taxi fro Penn Station to 24 West Franklin Street? Thanks for your help.

      1 Answer Aug 23, 2013 at 12:16 PM