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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 23 hours ago

      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 Yesterday

      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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    • 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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    • Travel advice in East Coast

      United States of America Jan 20, 2017 at 6:03 AM

      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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      TUTORIALS FOR BACKING UP YOUR VT PAGES ARE LIVE.

      United States of America Jan 20, 2017 at 3:06 PM

      Hello.
      The original VT Founder, Tilman and I have put up a page with tutorials on how to back up your VT Member Pages using 3rd party publicly available programs and utilities. This site also has a forum so that people can keep in touch and help each other out. If we decide to do anything in the future with the grassroots collaboration of VT members, we'll talk about it there. This site is:
      Peopleofvt.com

      • Please note: Neither Tilman nor I have any relationship to current VT or TA. This is a volunteer effort to help people save their pages. Also please note that we did NOT write any of the programs, we're just giving advice on how members can save their pages.

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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

      1 Answer Dec 29, 2016 at 12:55 PM
    • Places to walk by the water

      Woonsocket Aug 31, 2014 at 8:01 PM

      Are there any local beaches, ponds, or just areas to walk by the water in the town of Woonsocket, or close proximity?

      1 Answer Sep 4, 2014 at 7:43 AM
    • Trying to create a Block Island Scavenger Hunt for my boyfriend's birthday.

      Block Island Jun 28, 2014 at 12:05 PM

      I am trying to create a block island scavenger hunt for my boyfriends birthday but cant seem to find a local willing to help me out. Any suggestions?

      1 Answer Jun 28, 2014 at 3:36 PM
    • Question about outdoor seating in restaurants

      Woonsocket May 7, 2014 at 5:25 PM

      Hi,

      I want to know if there is outdoor seating in this restaurant?
      Gerry's Cafe Mania restaurant (339 Arnold Street)

      Also, want to know if New York Lunch (1 Main Street) is primarily
      a dine-in restaurant or a take-out place. (And it doesn't look
      like they have any outdoor seating at this place anyway).

      Thanks,

      --Sira Sudhindranath.

      4 Answers May 8, 2014 at 4:41 PM
    • Added "Things to Do" but it did not appear!

      Woonsocket Apr 23, 2014 at 6:06 PM

      I added an entry for "Things to Do" for Woonsocket some minutes ago but it hasn't appeared in the list yet (which still has the 5 that were there before).

      Why? Does my entry have to go through a moderator before appearing on the page?

      3 Answers Apr 23, 2014 at 10:13 PM
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      FAMILY ACTIVITIES AND TRIPS

      Providence Feb 24, 2014 at 5:22 PM

      I'll be in Providence in mid-March 2014 w/ a 10month old baby and 4 year old. We've been to the kid's museum, RW zoo and carousel....are there other fun places for us to visit in Providence or environs? If the weather is nice we'd like to visit outdoor places too.
      Thank you!

      3 Answers Feb 27, 2014 at 5:24 AM
    • Mopeds at airport?

      Block Island Aug 10, 2013 at 11:29 AM

      Is there some place near the block island airport to rent mopeds or do we need to take taxi over to ferry area?

    • flukes bar wine and kitchen

      Newport Aug 1, 2013 at 3:13 PM

      Hello newport experts. Has any one gone to flukes? It got great reviews on another traver site, but not on this one. I was interested in trying the place. Thanks for feedback.

      2 Answers Sep 20, 2016 at 7:31 AM
    • newport wine and food festival

      Newport Aug 1, 2013 at 2:46 PM

      I am visiting newport area in september and am wondering if the food and wine festival is worth seeking out. Can anyone who has gone to it give me some reviews please.

      1 Answer Aug 4, 2013 at 4:38 AM
    • Last minute place to stay

      Block Island Jul 16, 2013 at 1:39 PM

      Do you know where I might find accommodations for 3 starting 7/17- 7/19?

    • Parking fee and Tolls for Newport Beach

      Rhode Island Jul 3, 2013 at 9:45 AM

      Hello,

      I am from Massachusetts and we are planning to travel to Newport beach this Sunday. Have a couple of questions --

      1) How much the parking (weekend) in NEwport beach area . Some websites say $20, some says $28 .. confusing

      2) I heard there is a new toll when travelling to Newport . Has that started ?

      3) How is the parking availability on Sunday morning (around 11 AM) ?

      4) We are a group of about 6 families and planning for a picnic . Which beach would you suggest ? (This should have been the first question :) )

      2 Answers Jul 10, 2013 at 12:52 PM
    • old post office

      Bristol Jul 2, 2013 at 10:59 AM

      hello my name is meghan an my boss was looking to find an old picture of the bristol post office from the 1970's i know it is not in the same location as the post office is in now, could you help me find a picture or help me locate where to look it up, it would be greatly appriciated thank you!

      14 Answers Jul 4, 2013 at 2:50 PM
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      Does the Trolley take me from Gateway to Lower Thames St on a scheduled basis?

      Newport Jan 12, 2013 at 11:44 AM

      I will be working weekends on lower Thames St...If i take Bus 60 to Gateway Center and arrive around 6pm will a trolley take me doodr to door before 730pm?

      On Monday mornings how early does that trolley pass by 500-600 Thames St to take me back to Gateway Center?

    • I need help on a poster

      Block Island Nov 2, 2012 at 12:41 PM

      I need help finding cool facts about Block Island and pictures. can you help me find a website or tell me some?

      3 Answers Nov 2, 2012 at 1:28 PM
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      I am looking for something special in Providence.

      Providence Sep 15, 2012 at 3:02 AM

      Hi there

      I live in a town called Wroclaw in Poland. I've found something what could be common to our cities. We have a fountain called "Bear Fountain", that was made by a German sculpor Moritz Geyger in 1904. Wroclaw was German and its name was Breslau at that time. Geyger made a copy of the Bear and the copy should be now somewhere in the Brown University in Providence. The Bear sculpture in Providence has a label where you can probably read that the sculpture was made by Geyger and it is a copy of Breslau Bear or something like that.
      If you have time could you check it for me. Thank you.

      Please read my review about it too:
      "RYNEK - Bear Fountain" - The Main Square - Rynek Tip by wroclawiak.

      2 Answers Sep 15, 2012 at 8:13 AM
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      Folk Festival July

      Newport Apr 4, 2012 at 5:02 PM

      Hello. I'm looking at going to to the folk festival in July and I'm looking for a cheap place to stay. The hostel is still expensive for a dorm bed at109 - pretty steep for a hostel but I guess it is the weekend festival so they can charge whatever they want.

      Looking into flying into Providence. Can I get a shuttle/bus from there to Newport from the airport?

      Thanks!

      1 Answer Apr 4, 2012 at 7:15 PM
    • Best beaches

      Rhode Island Jul 19, 2011 at 4:58 PM

      Hey folks,

      Wondering if anyone knows of a good beach town(s) in Rhode Island. Preferably something with some shopping and a bit of a nightlife. If this is asking too much, just a good beach in general will suffice. Thanks in advance.

      1 Answer Sep 14, 2012 at 1:28 PM
    • Water Quality

      Block Island Jul 13, 2011 at 7:23 AM

      I know this is an unusual question....Does the water taste good in Block Island? I am not sure if I should bring something like a Brita pitcher. Thanks for any input.

      2 Answers Jul 13, 2011 at 2:57 PM
    • Trolley Pass - week long?

      Newport Nov 2, 2010 at 9:10 AM

      Hello - I will be in Newport for 9 days. Is a week-long trolley pass available to purchase?

      Also, I would like to know how late the trolley runs in Newport.
      I am planning to see the Nutcracker at Rosecliff Mansion at 4 pm on a Friday.
      It is a 2 hour performance. I would like to take it back and forth from the Visitors Center.
      Is this possible?

      Thank you!

      2 Answers Nov 4, 2010 at 6:59 AM
    • After Work (5:00 - 7:00pm) cocktails/music

      Rhode Island Sep 22, 2010 at 9:56 PM

      Where can we go after work to hear some live music (guitar/piano) while having a couple of cocktails ? Preference is Providence metro area, but we could drive a bit. Thanks !

      2 Answers Sep 24, 2010 at 8:59 PM
    • Looking for to sleep on a beach of Block Island

      Block Island Jul 5, 2010 at 2:13 PM

      Really, looking for a spot to sleep wildly on a beach into my sleeping bag, to enjoy a night under stars. Have I any chances to find such spot on Block Island ? Any camping site ?( not a hotel) . Does it has any not private land ? By the way, can I fish over there for free with my NY residency ?
      carteocean@yahoo.com

      2 Answers Jul 5, 2010 at 7:38 PM
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      Newport or Mystic?

      Rhode Island Jun 2, 2010 at 6:46 PM

      Hi,

      We have a single June day for sightseeing, starting out our day In Warwick, Rhode Island.
      Would you recommend Newport, Rhode Island or Mystic, Connecticut?
      We know that Newport has many beautiful 19th century mansions and a quaint downtown area. We also have read about Mystic's Seaport, its ships, and its relocated historic buildings.
      Which place in your opinion is a better use of our sightseeing day and will be more memorable? Why?

      Thanks,
      Ken

      4 Answers Jun 20, 2010 at 6:40 PM
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      LONG WHARF

      Newport Apr 3, 2010 at 6:59 PM

      Could someone please advise me if this is where cruise ships land their passengers?
      Thanks in advance
      David

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      Newport or Providence

      Rhode Island Aug 29, 2009 at 12:48 PM

      I'm planning to go from Boston to NYC next January. I have only one day to visit Rhode Island with my family. Where is the best place to stay? Newport or Providence?

      6 Answers Jan 29, 2012 at 6:03 AM
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      Beaches in Newport

      Newport Aug 24, 2009 at 9:19 AM

      Can you recomend good beaches in Newport RI - tanning and swimming?

      1 Answer Jul 17, 2010 at 12:23 PM
    • Cruise Ship Port

      Newport Aug 3, 2009 at 10:24 PM

      How far is it from the port (Princess Cruise Ship) to where you can get the trolley?

    • Nightlife

      Westerly Jul 16, 2009 at 6:46 PM

      What are some of the names of bars or clubs in westerly? any recommendations?

      1 Answer Jul 16, 2009 at 7:37 PM
    • Cape Cod

      Rhode Island Jul 3, 2009 at 6:35 PM

      Hello, We are planning to visit Cape Cod (a day trip from Boston). Can someone guide us to the best sea beach. We like sea shore where you feel the waves and wind.
      Information about other places of interest too will be very much appreciated.

      2 Answers Jul 5, 2009 at 6:07 PM
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      Seafood market for lobster

      Newport Mar 31, 2009 at 12:36 PM

      Can anyone recommend a good seafood place to purchase live lobster?

      1 Answer Mar 31, 2009 at 3:01 PM
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      Geting around

      Rhode Island Feb 7, 2009 at 11:06 PM

      Hi

      I am traveling from NYC to Providence and then Boston. I was planning to use Amtrak, but having never been to Providence or Boston, I'm not sure how easy it is to get around either one without a car. How good is the public transport in Providence? Also, what should I try to see if I am in Providence for only 2 or 3 days?
      Thanks

      3 Answers Jul 24, 2009 at 1:38 AM