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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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    • Campgrounds

      by BrittanyD Online Now Jul 28, 2014 at 11:14 AM

      We are traveling to mt rushmore next weekend. Not sure if it's better to stay in a campground or hotel. Have family of 6.

      2 Answers Jul 29, 2014 at 9:22 AM
    • Is a week too long

      by gambo6 Online Now Dec 29, 2013 at 6:41 PM

      Is there enough to do to stay in that area considering it is only sightseeing-- and no skiing or big time hiking or fishing .

      7 Answers Jan 3, 2014 at 4:11 PM
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      how to get there without a car

      by chrisrandonneur Online Now May 21, 2013 at 6:07 AM

      I'm planning a rail trip around the states so where would be the nearest station and buses

      10 Answers May 23, 2013 at 1:13 PM
    • Looking for RV park near Mt Rushmore

      by howie60 Online Now May 28, 2012 at 4:22 AM

      Hi, I am looking for an RV park near Mt Rushmore to stay for the night. Will be coming from SW Michigan through Mt Rushmore to Yellowstone. I will have a 40' RV with a dog. Not sure who will still have openings for the end of June. Also, what else is there interesting to see on the way out to Yellowstone?

      6 Answers May 28, 2012 at 2:41 PM
    • Time required to see this area

      by brown_devil Online Now May 13, 2012 at 5:39 PM

      We are planning a trip to the Mt. Rushmore and surrounding areas in July. We are trying to decide how much time to allow to see this area without feeling rushed. Would 7 days be enough to see everything (Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Wall, Badlands, etc). Thanks for any information you can provide.

      Michael

      10 Answers May 16, 2012 at 6:42 AM
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      CUSTER STATE PARK WILDLIFE LOOP SCENIC BYWAY/NORBECK SCENIC BYWAY

      by JAN53 Online Now Jul 19, 2011 at 11:11 AM

      We are travelling from the UK to see Mount Rushmore this September and from there would like to travel the Custer State Park wildlife loop and the Peter Norbeck scenic route and it seems that these might be the same route as I can't seem to find out exactly where they run and whether it's possible to do all of this in one day. If any one has any information they think could help us we would be grateful.

      1 Answer Jul 19, 2011 at 8:39 PM
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      Travel from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore- Query

      by csuresh Online Now Jun 23, 2011 at 9:42 PM

      I have been exploring various travel options during the July 4 long weekend. One of the idea is to travel to Mount Rushmore. Plan is to start day 1 afternoon and stay in a location inbetween like sioux falls (approx: 240 miles). Then travel the rest next day and see Mount Rushmore in the evening of day 2. Visit again day 3 morning and then spend time in seeing other attractions like Crazy horse etc till day 3 afternoon and stay travelling 250+ miles towards minneapolis to return back on day. Questions I have is, how will the traffic in this route, any travel tips and attractions outside President's memorial. I also travelling with 2 kids aged 6 and 2.5 and attractions suiting them will be of greathelp.

      4 Answers Jul 7, 2011 at 5:20 PM
    • Were to Stay In Mt Rushmore

      by KathyPindras Online Now Jun 12, 2011 at 5:38 PM

      Hi,
      Planning a trip to Mt Rushmore were is a good place to stay, thinking Keystone or is there some were better to stay?? and is there alot to do in keystone!!
      We will be driving to mt rushmore!!
      Need Help,
      Kathy

      1 Answer Jun 13, 2011 at 10:25 AM
    • Price

      by yoyoup Online Now Nov 6, 2010 at 1:51 PM

      How much does it cost to JUST visit Mt Rushmore?

      4 Answers Nov 8, 2010 at 9:15 AM
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      Camping reservation

      by Dymphna1 Online Now Apr 22, 2010 at 10:02 PM

      My son's FIL made camping reservations at a Oreville campground near the park. I am having a dickens of a time finding a link to be able to make another reservation near them. I was invited, but was not sure I could go until after he made the reservation.

      3 Answers Aug 1, 2010 at 6:30 PM
    • Is three days enough to see everything in the Mount Rushmore area?

      by LSpin716 Online Now Mar 27, 2009 at 9:20 AM

      Good Day Everyone,

      We are planning our first trip to South Dakota for the September 2009 timeframe. Our plan is to fly into Denver, drive up through Wyoming (making stops along the way) and then head to the Mount Rushmore area. After pouring through our AAA guides, AAA maps, and National Park Books, we have a pretty good idea of what National Parks we want to go to. We are thinking of staying in the Mount Rushmore area for 3 days (1 day trip to Devil's Tower/Deadwood/Sturgis and 1 day trip out to Wall (Wall Drug of course), Minuteman Missile, and Badlands and the third day check out Mt. Rushmore, Jewel Cave, Wind Cave, etc. We are trying to get a feel if we should stay there 3 days or 4. Any feedback is greatly appreciated!

      7 Answers Mar 24, 2010 at 8:09 AM
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      Mount Rushmore in summer 2008

      by tracyskf Online Now Dec 21, 2007 at 4:44 PM

      Hi there,
      Planning my trip in summer 2008 - I intend to fly in to Nebraska, and have a driving trip.

      1. How far is it to drive to Mount Rushmore from Lincoln, Nebraska?
      2. When is the best time to visit Mount Rushmore?
      3. Which is the best spot for photos of Mount Rushmore?
      4. Is it worthwhile to stay until evening to watch the illumination?
      5. Where are other places worthwhile stopping by?

      Thanks in advance!

      16 Answers Mar 23, 2010 at 9:58 AM
    • Airport

      by SETTLEJUNCTION Online Now Sep 5, 2007 at 4:02 PM

      what is the name of the nearest airport to mt rushmore

      3 Answers Mar 24, 2010 at 9:31 AM
    • Presidential walk

      by pjboston Online Now Jul 13, 2007 at 6:14 AM

      How difficult a climb is the Presidential Walk? It looks like there is some sort of handicapped access, but I would prefer to walk it if possible. Thanks.

      2 Answers Aug 11, 2008 at 12:18 PM
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      Besides the look

      by Packerman Online Now Jun 27, 2005 at 6:45 AM

      Is there anything else to do but look at the huge monument at this place?

      4 Answers Aug 2, 2005 at 4:01 PM
    • Lodging in South Dakota

      by RTTD Online Now Jun 12, 2005 at 7:09 AM

      We will spend 4 days in the rapid city area. Can you share information about Mount Rushmore area Lodges? Do you need to see Mt Rushmore at night? Would you stay the Deadwood area too? I can stay at a Holiday Inn at home. Looking for something more unigue and local.

      1 Answer Jun 21, 2005 at 8:28 AM
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      how long of a trip should i plan?

      by chickky311 Online Now Apr 5, 2005 at 1:59 PM

      I am planning a trip to the Black Hills area in June and was thinking about spending 4 nights in Rapid City. Is this enough time to see everything I should see there (Mt Rushmore, Crazyhorse, Badlands, etc)? I was also thinking about heading up to Deadwood also, any idea what fun things there are to do there? Any info would help.

      10 Answers Sep 23, 2008 at 8:37 PM
    • Need Info about Mt. Rushmore

      by Ulik Online Now Jul 3, 2003 at 1:24 PM

      I am planning a trip there, but it is a stop on a longer drive. I was just wondering if I needed a whole day at Mt. Rushmore, of if it could be a "stop-and-look" before heading for the Hotel for the night. Any help would be appreciated. Ulik.

      7 Answers Nov 21, 2003 at 6:36 PM