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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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      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

    • 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

    • 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.

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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!

    • East or West?

      Molokai Feb 18, 2015 at 7:41 PM

      I am wondering where you recommend staying east or west island. My boyfriend and I like to hike and snorkel. Are there any place close to a beach where we can shore snorkel?

      1 Answer Feb 19, 2015 at 6:22 PM
    • Molokai most popular restaurant

      Molokai Jun 22, 2014 at 12:44 AM

      What is the most popular restaurant in Molokai?

      6 Answers Jun 23, 2014 at 12:37 PM
    • Kalaupapa Mule Ride

      Molokai Feb 15, 2014 at 9:21 AM

      What is the best way to prepare for this adventure?

      1 Answer Feb 15, 2014 at 9:45 AM
    • place to stay

      Molokai Jul 11, 2013 at 10:41 PM

      I'm looking for an affordable but nice place to stay for two nights in molokai. Can you help me. Thank you.

      4 Answers Aug 19, 2015 at 7:50 PM
    • transportation

      Molokai Mar 17, 2008 at 10:06 PM

      Is there an airline that is a direct flight from Molokai to kaui? Also, is it necessary to rent a jeep instead of a car on Molokai?

      2 Answers Mar 27, 2008 at 11:42 AM
    • Mule Ride on Molokai

      Molokai Mar 13, 2008 at 12:51 PM

      Hi! I have some questions or maybe just need some reassuring on the mule ride to Kalaupapa on Molokai.

      BlueCollar, I read your reply on my other post that the mule tour is excellent. I know that if I don't do it I'll regret it as I've wanted to visit Kalaupapa for a while now and have read a couple of books on the settlement and Father Damien. Everyone says the mules is the way to do it. I'm just afraid of horses and heights so this is a little unnerving for me. I know you can fly in to Kalaupapa but I really don't want to have regrets about not doing the mule tour.

      Any reassuring comments about the experience you can offer?

      11 Answers May 15, 2008 at 4:30 PM
    • Fishing on Molokai

      Molokai Mar 10, 2008 at 10:56 AM

      Thanks for the responses to my other post regarding accommodations. We've narrowed down the area we'll be staying at!!

      Next question....Can anyone recommend areas for fishing? I know Molokai has some of the better fishing in Hawaii but are there certain areas/beaches that are better for shore fishing? Also, is there a guide or boat you'd recommend for reef trolling or shoreline casting?


      2 Answers Mar 10, 2008 at 4:41 PM
    • Suggested Accommodations in Molokai?

      Molokai Mar 9, 2008 at 8:18 AM

      We go to Hawaii twice a year and have experienced all the islands many times expect for Molokai and Lanai. We're so excited to be spending four nights in Molokai in April. Our airfare is booked, we just need a place to stay.

      Not being familiar with the island at all, I'm wondering where most people stay. Seems like the 'resorts' are on the dry, west side. Would you advise staying there opposed the the east side or vice versa and why?

      Seems like hotels are scarce. Is a condo the way to do it and is there a property/area you would recommend? I can tell you we aren't interested in the tentalows....I know others have said they love it but for our first trip to this island we prefer a condo or hotel.

      After reading the fictional book "Molokai" I'm looking forward to the mule ride to Kalaupapa and learning more about the island. My husband is an avid fisherman so we'll be spending time doing that as well as enjoying the splendor of this island.

      3 Answers Mar 10, 2008 at 10:46 AM
    • guided day tours

      Molokai Jan 28, 2008 at 8:33 AM

      Has anyone taken a guided day tour on Molokai?
      We found two day tours for Molokai. We will take the ferry over from Maui for either one. We found one that tours the whole Island and the other is a customized version of the island. Both run about the same amount of time. Any advice or observations for either one?

      2 Answers Feb 24, 2008 at 3:25 PM
    • Molokai advice

      Molokai Oct 16, 2007 at 12:07 PM

      My family and I are thinking about a trip to Molokai in May or June of 2008 and wanted to get some advice. We've been to Maui (2000) and Kauia this past summer (2007).

      What is Molokai like - pros and cons? We really enjoyed the mellow pace of things on Kauai's north end (Hanalea) and were hoping to find something similar on Molokai. We're not a big fan of the "resorts" and pretty much just enjoy hanging out on a nice beach and going snorkeling. We also enjoy the more lush / jungle areas of the islands.

      Is Molokai a good place for kids - my wife and I will be taking our two sons - one will be almost 4 years old and the other will be 6 or 7 months at the time of travel.

      Any advice you have would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

      3 Answers Oct 22, 2007 at 11:44 PM
    • Molokai

      Molokai Jun 13, 2007 at 9:59 PM

      What year did this island not house lepers???

      2 Answers Jun 14, 2007 at 8:33 AM
    • Molokai Vacation Rentals

      Molokai Mar 29, 2007 at 6:06 PM

      Has anyone ever rented a house on Molokai? We are thinking about having our wedding in Molokai and would love to rent a large house and possibly have the wedding at the house as well.

      3 Answers Apr 14, 2007 at 11:31 AM
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      Molokai Jul 24, 2006 at 10:49 PM

      I will be backpacking Molokai in a few weeks and was wondering what parks are actually camping friendly and have water, I have found alot of sites but they all conflict each other. Also I will be going alone, any particular places to stay away from?

      1 Answer Jul 31, 2006 at 12:11 PM
    • first visit advice

      Molokai Jul 22, 2006 at 2:21 PM

      We will be traveling to Molokai next summer 2007....any advice on where are the best condo's and the best beaches to stay at? Also, how do you book the mule ride and how expensive is it? Are there any snorkel trips, etc..that are worth doing? Thanks!

      3 Answers Mar 29, 2007 at 6:13 PM
    • renting a scooter

      Molokai Dec 27, 2005 at 8:04 PM

      Does anyone know anything about renting a scooter on Molokai? Where to go - price, etc.?


      1 Answer Jul 25, 2006 at 12:00 PM
    • recommended activities for children and adults

      Molokai May 5, 2005 at 10:20 PM

      Will be travelling with a family group to Molokai in July 2005. Besides the mule ride and beaches, what activities are available for teen agers and children 12 & under? Any other day trips around the island? Thanks!

      2 Answers May 10, 2005 at 10:32 PM
    • Leper colony - mule rides

      Molokai Jan 19, 2004 at 11:35 PM

      Hi all I understand there is a fascinating trip you can do in molokai to see an old leper colony by mule. Has anyone done it? Is it worth the trip to Molokai alone? Is there much else to do on this island? Thanks all in advance!

      4 Answers Jan 24, 2004 at 12:33 AM
    • 4wd molokai

      Molokai Dec 15, 2003 at 5:12 AM

      Hi, we'll visit Molokai in february and need a 4wd or pick-up for rent. Does anybody know a company which rent such a car. Thank you Beate

      3 Answers Jan 7, 2005 at 9:39 AM