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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 5:46 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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    • Six Nations Rugby

      San Francisco Jan 22, 2017 at 11:02 AM

      Visiting San Antonio first weekend in February but desperate to watch the England v France game on the 4th. Is there anywhere in San Antonio or immediate area that we cold do this? Many 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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    • 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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    • 9 nights in Southwest Montana

      Montana Sep 5, 2016 at 12:20 PM

      I'd appreciate some help from knowledgeable people on an area on Montana we will be going to in about a week from now which is Helena and the whole southwest Montana area. As I'm busy with work I've been trying to figure out a nice trip for a 60+ year old couple who enjoy the outdoors and moderate hiking as well as historical museums or areas. I've read thoroughly the section on this area on Montana in the current Moon "Montana & Wyoming" book and think we can come up with a enjoyable trip for 9 nights limiting ourselves to this area they outline as we are the types that enjoy seeing things thoroughly and not rushing or driving too much in a day. The Moon section is called "Butte Helena and SW Montana" and we already have our first two nights booked in Helena. My question here is about how to divide the other 7 nights we have left and where to stop at.

      I thought after we left Helena we would go west and stop and see the Powell Museum Complex and then drive on to Philipsburg and stay either 1 or 2 nights. Which would be a better idea? The place the Moon book speaks of that sounds good to me is Broadway Hotel...opinions or recommendations for this town? Then I thought we would go south to Big Hole Battlefield and then go over to Elkhorn Hot Springs (stay?) and after that head to Nevada City and Virginia City (stay?). From there go back up to Lewis and Clark Caverns and then to Butte to see the museums there. Can we drive to the airport in Helena from Butte if we stay there the last night to get our 3pm flight? Where would people recommend we stay the other 7 nights we have in this area (other than the first 2 nights we have in Helena)?

      3 Answers Sep 7, 2016 at 12:01 PM
    • best RV Campground

      Glacier National Park Aug 12, 2016 at 2:46 PM

      We plan to visit Glacier NP in early September staying in our travel trailer. We were planning to stay at the KOA Saint Mary on the East side. NOw we are finalizing the plans and considering the KOA in West Glacier. Any iinformation or opinions is appreciated

      3 Answers Aug 16, 2016 at 11:09 AM
    • Trailhead to trailhead shuttle

      Glacier National Park Aug 11, 2016 at 8:29 PM

      Is it possible to arrange a shuttle from trailhead to trailhead to close the loop on a backpacking trip? Thinking I want a ride for two from Kintla Lake back to Waterton Park trailhead.

    • Drive from Seattle to Glacier National Park

      Glacier National Park Aug 1, 2016 at 7:38 PM

      Driving from Seattle to GNP in November. Wondering what the road conditions and weather will be like. Any thoughts or ideas appreciated. Thanks!

      2 Answers Aug 2, 2016 at 12:23 PM
    • Best route to Glacier from Banff

      Glacier National Park Dec 7, 2015 at 5:39 PM

      In mid to late June, we're going to visit Banff & Jasper first, then drive to Glacier. What are the pros & cons of the west route (via 95/93 to Kalispell) versus the eastern approach (via 2/89 to St. Marys)? Since we will have multiple days in the area, I'm more interested in thoughts about the scenery on the routes and road conditions rather than where to stay and what to see once we are at the park.
      Thanks.

      7 Answers Dec 28, 2015 at 5:46 PM
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      end September-October Visit

      Glacier National Park Aug 14, 2015 at 8:40 AM

      Hello,

      What kind of weather can we expect for a visit by end Sept to 1st wk of Oct 2015?

      Thanks to give tips..

      Gerry

      7 Answers Aug 31, 2015 at 10:44 AM
    • Suggestions for trip to Canmore

      Glacier National Park Jul 30, 2015 at 8:07 AM

      We are 2 senior couples who be traveling from Billings Montana to Canmore Alberta. We intent to go through Glacier National Park and Waterton National Park on the way, the first week of August. Any suggestions of what to see, where to stop and where to eat?

      1 Answer Aug 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM
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      Park on Fire

      Glacier National Park Jul 23, 2015 at 11:12 AM

      There are over 4,000 acres on fire. St. Mary's is in danger of the fire. One historic cabin has been consumed. Some roads are closed at Big Bend. Parts of the park have been evacuated.

      4 Answers Aug 31, 2015 at 12:07 PM
    • paddle board

      West Yellowstone Jul 8, 2015 at 2:10 PM

      bringing my s.u.p board wheres the best place to paddle

      2 Answers Jul 9, 2015 at 9:13 AM
    • paddle board

      West Yellowstone Jul 8, 2015 at 2:06 PM

      I paddle board and im bringing my boards .. is there a good place to paddle.. has anyone yet?

      1 Answer Jul 8, 2015 at 5:18 PM
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      Driving from Seattle to Glacier National Park in June

      Glacier National Park May 23, 2015 at 10:39 AM

      I'm planning a 5 day trip from Seattle to West side of GNP. Can someone please help with answers to the following queries,

      1) Is driving from Seattle to GNP safe in early June. Would all the roads be open? What type of vehicle should i rent? Would a normal 2 wheel sedan be ok?
      2) I'm planning to stay in Kallispell and drive to West side for day trips and come back to base. Any suggestions if this is a good idea?
      3) My father who is 70 years old is accompanying me so hiking is ruled out. Any suggestions on what can we cover by road and any must see locations?

      Thanks

      Regards

      J

      7 Answers May 26, 2015 at 11:36 AM
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      Accomodations

      West Yellowstone Jul 25, 2014 at 1:26 PM

      Is it impossible to find someplace that wont cost a small fortune here for the June-September time period? I found a small motel and even they were showing $179 a night. That's crazy.

      10 Answers Jul 25, 2014 at 5:21 PM
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      Driving/parking in glacier

      Glacier National Park Jul 15, 2014 at 12:04 AM

      My friend and I are backpacking through glacier September 18 - September 22. We will be exiting through sperry trailhead. My question is 1. Is there parking near sperry trailhead or somewhere close enough that we can hike there reasonably. 2. Since the free shuttles will be down by our dates are there other forms of transportation available to take us to either our car or hotel on going the sun road? Thank you.

      8 Answers Aug 31, 2015 at 10:45 AM
    • Canoeing on lakes in park

      Glacier National Park Jun 26, 2014 at 7:38 PM

      Which lake has the best view for canoeing

      2 Answers Jul 4, 2014 at 4:35 AM
    • family fun

      Big Sky Jun 19, 2014 at 7:41 PM

      We are bringing 4 active teenaged boys to Big Sky. Any recommendations?

      4 Answers Jun 23, 2014 at 12:50 PM
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      Storm Warning

      Montana Jun 17, 2014 at 8:58 AM

      It is blizzard in Western Montana, including Glacier National Park. Snow is really coming down.

      Also Beartooth Pass going into Yellowstone has been closed due to snow.

      6 Answers Jun 19, 2014 at 6:54 AM
    • Waterfall room

      Glacier National Park Jun 6, 2014 at 7:57 AM

      where is the waterfall room in Glacier National Park located?

      2 Answers Jun 6, 2014 at 9:45 AM
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      Which is a better boat tour?

      Glacier National Park May 30, 2014 at 6:07 AM

      I am going for a vacation at the Glacier National Park. There are a few boat tours , namely McDonald Lake, Two Medicine Lakes, St Mary Lake & Many Glacier. We are going to choose 1 cruise among the 4. May I know which cruise give the best scenic view? Thanks

      2 Answers Jun 27, 2014 at 2:09 PM
    • Stoney Indian Pass

      Glacier National Park Apr 4, 2014 at 9:52 AM

      What kind of snow accumulation can I expect going over Stoney Indian Pass in early July?

      2 Answers Apr 28, 2014 at 9:20 AM
    • Ideal Date to Visit

      Glacier National Park Apr 4, 2014 at 7:22 AM

      What is the best time to visit the park for hiking this year? I am hoping to go first week in august.

      3 Answers Apr 14, 2014 at 4:58 PM
    • Yellowstone to Glacier National Park

      Glacier National Park Mar 21, 2014 at 7:37 AM

      We are driving from Yellowstone to Glacier towing a 20 ft travel trailer. We are concerned as to the elevation and the roads going up. Looks like we will be taking 15 to Helena and 287 to 89.

      1 Answer Mar 22, 2014 at 1:06 PM
    • where to stay 34' rv

      Glacier National Park Mar 2, 2014 at 3:02 PM

      planning a trip to Glacier N P. staying in Fish creek campground, either loop A or B.
      would one be better than the other for a 34' rig?

    • Where and how?

      Glacier National Park Feb 17, 2014 at 8:36 PM

      I want to plan a week long trip to Glacier this July. Where would you recommend I go? What permits and reservations do I need? And how do I obtain them?

      Thanks
      Brad

      4 Answers Feb 23, 2014 at 5:13 AM
    • Campground reservation

      Glacier National Park Feb 17, 2014 at 10:17 AM

      Is it too early to make campsite reservation's for mid August,,we will be pulling a small trailer and plan to stay 5 to 6 days. Thanks

      1 Answer Feb 17, 2014 at 3:08 PM
    • Snow skiing

      Helena Feb 10, 2014 at 5:58 AM

      Inexpensive location to go skiing? Inexpensive place to rent or buy ski clothing and accessories?

      1 Answer Feb 12, 2014 at 7:02 AM
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      Camping and hiking the Bitterroot - from the Idaho border to Missoula

      Montana Feb 6, 2014 at 12:56 AM

      Hi - We spending about a week travelling this route in July as part of a much longer road trip (we will be driving from Seattle via Wallowa Lake, OR and Ketchum and Stanley, ID). We like to camp and hike but also visit places of interest. I have two questions:
      1. Can anyone recomemnd a nice (reservable) campground in the Hamilton, MT area? We are struggling to find anything we can reserve via reserveamerica or recreationgov and want the security of knowing we have somewhere to pitch the tent. We prefer quiet, natural campsites such as fsda ones (not so worried about fancy facilities). We could consider dispersed camping if permitted in this area but having problems understanding the rules on where we can and cannot camp.

      2. We will be researching day hikes (although if anyone can recommend any really good ones that would be great- we are fit and experienced hikers and can cover up to 15 miles in a day) but we're interested to know of any other recommendations for this area - things to do/see. We have visited Big Hole Battlefield on a previous trip.

      Thank you very much in advance. Sam from England.

      2 Answers Feb 27, 2014 at 11:06 AM
    • Getting around Montana

      Montana Jan 25, 2014 at 12:14 PM

      Want to see Yellowstone and Glacier and take train back to Chicago from East Glacier. Problem is I can't figure out how to travel from anywhere to East Glacier. For example: They won't let me rent a car in Bozeman and drop it off in East Glacier. Any ideas?

      8 Answers Mar 2, 2014 at 12:10 PM
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      Montana to Denver

      Montana Jan 5, 2014 at 7:20 AM

      Hi me and my husband are looking to spend around 3 weeks from the UK travelling from Bozeman to Denver. Our plan is below:

      Bozeman x 2/3 nights
      Bozeman to Red Lodge x 1 night
      Red Lodge to Cody via Bear Tooth Highway and Chief Joseph Highway x 1
      Cody to Canyon Village - Yellowstone x 2
      Canyon to Mammoth x 1
      Mammoth to Old Faithful x 2
      Old Faithful to Jackson & GTNP x 3
      Jackson to Lander x 1
      Lander to RMPN x 3
      RMPN to Colorado Springs x 2
      Colorado Springs to Denver x 2

      A few questions, ideally we would love to go to the Glacier National Park, but appreciate we cannot do everything I tried to see if we can fit in the Going to the Sun Road but cannot see how without adding lots more mileage? Therefore we would like to spend a few days in Bozeman are there are recommendations on places to visit or hikes to do in or around that area?

      I believe that the Grand Teton National park is over an hour to get to from Jackson, is there anywhere else that is closer to stay to get to the park daily or is the trip not too bad?

      Finally any recommendations or changes that you would recommend please feel free.

      Many thanks in advance.

      Kirsty

      6 Answers Feb 6, 2014 at 5:30 AM
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      Camp in Many Glacier or St. Mary's campground?

      Glacier National Park Dec 29, 2013 at 5:27 PM

      We are planning a week-long visit to Glacier in July of 2014. We will spend 3 nights at Fish Creek and then 4 nights on the east side of the park. We would love to stay in Many Glacier CG but arriving early with our gear and kids could be difficult. Is it worth the extra effort to stay in Many Glacier or is a reservable site in St Mary's CG nearly as good?

      Thanks!

      2 Answers Jan 13, 2014 at 11:22 AM
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      Places to stay

      Glacier National Park Dec 29, 2013 at 2:56 PM

      Going to Glacier in early May. I understand that everything may not be full swing, but what would be the closest city to the park that has bars and restaurants that are open. Any hotel suggestions by name would be much appreciated.

      Thanks, Rick

      5 Answers Jan 8, 2014 at 6:04 AM