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    • groover101's Profile Photo

      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 Yesterday

      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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    • 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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    • 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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      new york or orlando

      United States of America 23 hours ago

      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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    • 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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      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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      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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    • 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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    • A place to freshen up

      Asheville Oct 18, 2016 at 11:53 AM

      I am planning a surprise party that will have separate groups coming from different parts of the country arriving on the same day. Sleeping accommodations are taken care of but having them arrive there before the party would ruin the surprise. Is there a good place the parties could meet mid to late afternoon and freshen up after their travels?

      2 Answers Oct 19, 2016 at 2:11 PM
    • Cn you recommend great places near Bohemian hotel for breakfast and lunch?

      Asheville Jul 4, 2016 at 8:20 AM

      how far are u from the Bohemian hotel? can you recommend great places near Bohemian hotel for breakfast and lunch?
      thank you Marv Alpert

      2 Answers Jul 14, 2016 at 3:18 AM
    • Travel assistance

      Bryson City Jun 14, 2016 at 5:32 PM

      Please can some one help, we are travelling from lovely Asheville to Kill Devils Hill NC, it is a very long journey and wish to have a stay over one night to break it up

      Where is the best place to do this. Can any one help

      Thank you in advance

      3 Answers Jun 15, 2016 at 4:12 PM
    • What to do next?????

      Carolina Jun 4, 2016 at 11:17 AM

      Been on vaca for 3 weeks now, just ambling along the southeast. Did the Blue ridge, Gettysburg and I'm now sitting around Ashville, NC, I could use some help and direction on what to visit next

      13 Answers Jun 6, 2016 at 5:49 AM
    • Shall I stay in Beaufort

      Beaufort May 11, 2016 at 1:59 AM

      We are travelling in North Carolina in June, first time there, we are going from Asheville to the Outer banks and making our way down to Savannah, we are giving ourselves 5 days to do this I keep seeing the name Beaufort, is it worth diverting and staying in Beaufort, if so for how long, where is else would be on the way down as a must place to visit.

      Thank you or your attention.

      12 Answers May 15, 2016 at 10:42 AM
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      Location Question

      Raleigh Mar 10, 2016 at 6:36 PM

      Flying in for 1 night then "driving" toward Clayton area. What would be a nice area for 2 sisters to stay in overnight in Raleigh? Will be arriving late….

      Thanks a bunch!!

      1 Answer Mar 11, 2016 at 1:36 PM
    • Recommended stop between Outter Banks and Savannah

      Savannah Feb 26, 2016 at 10:26 PM

      WE are driving from the Outter Banks to Savannah, and would like to overnight in one city in between. A recommendation on which city?

      3 Answers Feb 28, 2016 at 12:51 PM
    • Where to stay for young seniors?

      Charlotte Jan 21, 2016 at 12:31 PM

      Thinking of a few days in Charlotte in mid May for my 70th birthday coming from the cold NorthEast. Is the Historic District strongly recommended or are there other areas. Flying in and could rent a car, if advised. We are healthy and youngish and love local charm as opposed to big city lunacy but have never been to Charlotte.

      Thanks

    • North and south Carolina

      North Carolina Jan 12, 2016 at 9:08 AM

      Hi we want to visit both North and South Carolina

      we will be heading down towards Miami.

      I want to include Wilmington, Myrtle Beach
      how many days are needed and what other places are good to stop at

      3 Answers Jan 13, 2016 at 10:54 AM
    • A Month in Asheville in the Summer

      Asheville Jan 3, 2016 at 11:34 AM

      Is there a source for Monthly Rentals in the Asheville Area and are there any specific recommendations. It is for four adults.

      Thanks!

      2 Answers Jan 4, 2016 at 3:24 PM
    • Boone to Southport

      North Carolina Sep 13, 2015 at 9:47 AM

      My mother is 85 & visually impared & needs round trip transportation from Boone, NC to Southport, NC with the fewest stops. can anyone point me in the right direction to find low cost services for seniors?

      2 Answers Sep 13, 2015 at 10:56 AM
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      Wilmington- Carolina beach

      Carolina Beach Sep 8, 2015 at 8:43 PM

      Does anyone know of a good fair priced fresh seafood restaurant for grilled fish at Carolina Beach?
      Also a good Italian bakery anywhere in the Wilmington/ Carolina Beach area ?

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      Cherohala Skyway

      North Carolina Sep 8, 2015 at 7:45 AM

      Hi there,

      What is the most recommended week(s) in the autumn to drive along the Cherohala Skyway (particularly for the foliage)? I've read last week of October? Also, can most any rental car with automatic drive be driven on the Skyway?

      Best, Joe

       

      4 Answers Sep 9, 2015 at 6:57 AM
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      Southern part of Blue Ridge mountain trail

      North Carolina Jul 25, 2015 at 6:15 AM

      We are from UK. Last year we drove the northern part of the Blue Ridge mountain trail getting to the North Carolina border. We have 8 days mid October and would like to complete the trail as well as see some more of this beautiful region. The challenge is that one of us is coming from Washington and one from New York and we both need to return to New York to fly home. We seem to be able to get reasonable direct flights to Atlanta and wondered if we can do a circular trip from there including the Blue Ridge trail in one direction. Is this doable in 8 days allowing us time to enjoy scenery and at least one 2 night stopover. We don't want to drive interstate and love little quirky towns and accommodation. Is there a better located airport we should try for? Any ideas of routes we could take? Great Smokey mountains? Your recommendations much appreciated.

      1 Answer Jul 25, 2015 at 1:21 PM
    • What to do & see

      Charlotte Jun 19, 2015 at 5:43 AM

      My wife & I shall be in Charlotte for two days in August as our son will be starting at UNC so just wondered what there is to see & do for 'tourists'?

      1 Answer Jun 19, 2015 at 6:03 AM
    • Looking for buddies

      North Carolina Mar 25, 2015 at 1:57 PM

      Is anyone willing to take a roadtrip across the USA (from North Carolina to Los Angeles) from May til June?

      1 Answer Mar 25, 2015 at 2:08 PM
    • Greenville, NC restaruants

      Greenville Mar 2, 2015 at 11:21 AM

      Names of five (5) restaurants in Greenville, NC that can, and will, accommodate parties of 20 or more comfortably in a private area and have a variety of foods to offer at moderate prices.

    • FURNITURE SHOPPING IN THE HICKORY AREA

      Hickory Feb 14, 2015 at 4:03 PM

      Going to be in the area for 2 days and need to narrow down where to buy a new leather sectional and a few lamp tables. I am looking for a bargain, but top of the line. Any help from anyone gratefully appreciated! Thank you.

      2 Answers Feb 15, 2015 at 8:44 AM
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      Cross Country Skiing, Family Friendly Activities

      Banner Elk Dec 17, 2014 at 6:29 PM

      My family and I are planning to be in the Banner Elk, Boone or Asheville area for New Year's Eve and Day. Are there good cross country skiing trails in these areas, sledding or tubing? What other activities should we consider as a family?

      Thank you.

    • Southport, NC...Sunrise location

      Southport Nov 6, 2014 at 7:07 AM

      Are there any locations in Southport where there is a clear view of the sunrise? I really like the area when I came to visit before and wanting to visit this weekend to watch the sunrise...is my main goal!

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      Best places to stay in Charlotte

      Charlotte Oct 29, 2014 at 10:33 AM

      We are looking to spend two nights in Charlotte as part of our trip around the Carolina's & Georgia. Where are the best places to stay in the city? We are looking for somewhere in walking distance of restaurants & bars.
      We will be visiting 23rd - 25th May next year.

      Thanks

      1 Answer Oct 29, 2014 at 3:20 PM
    • Best LOCAL food restaurant

      Wilmington Oct 19, 2014 at 10:02 AM

      where can I find a restaurnat that serves the best LOCAL food ?

      2 Answers Oct 20, 2014 at 2:33 AM
    • canoeing on New River

      Boone Oct 8, 2014 at 5:32 PM

      is there a place that you can rent a canoe without having to drive it to the New River? If so where do I do that and what are the prices?

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      Places to visit in NC

      North Carolina Oct 8, 2014 at 1:56 PM

      HI,

      We are hoping to visit the Georgia & Carolina's next May. We are hoping to fly into Atlanta and stay for two nights, then we plan to drive to Savannah for 4 nights, after which we plan to stay on the coast around Charleston (SC).

      After this We are planning to spend around 6 -7 days in NC. I was thinking about driving up the coast into NC from Charleston and staying on the NC coast for two day. After this we plan to travel across NC to the Great Smoky Mountains stopping off somewhere in between. Does anyone have any tips where to stay for 2 nights on the NC coast, 1 night between the coast and the smoky mountains, and finally somewhere close or in the Great Smoky Mountain where we plan to stay for 3 nights.
      Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

      10 Answers Mar 29, 2015 at 9:04 AM
    • Does anyone know any good ghost stories in the Smokies?

      Great Smoky Mountains National Park Oct 2, 2014 at 12:29 PM

      Are there any good ghost tales surrounding the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee? I love picking up stories to tell around the camp fire.

      1 Answer Oct 4, 2014 at 3:50 PM
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      Any dog-firendly motels?

      Charlotte Sep 27, 2014 at 1:32 PM

      Preferably near S intersection of I485 & I77

      2 Answers Sep 27, 2014 at 2:36 PM
    • Boating / Fishing

      Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Sep 18, 2014 at 10:33 PM

      Is the refuge suitable for fishing from a small (16') boat with a 50 hp outboard. I want to avoid very shallow water. I'd appreciate any tips on inland boating and fishing opportunities. Vacationing in Corolla in October.
      Thank You
      Fred

      2 Answers Dec 17, 2014 at 2:41 AM
    • The Transporter

      Wilmington Jul 31, 2014 at 11:44 AM

      Has anyone had any doings with this car service? We are in MB, SC area and want to use them to take us to the ILM airport. Thanks.

    • Bus transportation

      Asheville Jul 30, 2014 at 9:45 AM

      I can't find bus service from Asheville to Knoxville TN. Is there any offering this?

      1 Answer Jul 30, 2014 at 9:56 AM
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      Ground transporttion from the International Airport.

      Charlotte Jul 23, 2014 at 9:13 AM

      I'm from the United kingdom so please excuse my ignorance but is there any public ground transportation from the Airport to get me to, or near to Radford Virginia. I understand it's about 3 hours by car but I won't have a car.

      9 Answers Jul 23, 2014 at 2:19 PM