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    • How would you spend 10 hours in Unalaska?

      Dutch Harbor 12 hours ago

      My husband, son (2.5 years old), and I will be visiting Dutch Harbor in September on a cruise ship. We have contacted Bobbie (Extra Mile Tours) for a tour but have not heard back from her yet. As a plan B, we are thinking of renting a car for the day. Can anyone recommend an itinerary or places not to miss?

      We love driving through beautiful scenery, stopping for photographs, viewing wildlife in their natural habitat, and learning about different cultures. I read in a previous post that Captain's Bay Road is a great place for whale watching. We were thinking about stopping at the Holy Ascension of Our Lord Christ. What else?

      Thank you in advance for your assistance.

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    • Suggestions

      Port Aransas Yesterday

      Hi, we are coming in Aug for a bachelorette party, there will be 12 of us.. we want to go out Friday night for a nice dinner and partying on the town, does anyone have any suggestions on restaurants or clubs? Also I am looking for suggestions on car service, or limo, or party bus... is there uber in port A? Thanks ahead of time!

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      fire island for the day

      Fire Island Jul 9, 2016 at 9:59 AM

      7 woman going to fire island wanting to do beach and paddle boarding. What's the best beach to to ? Where can we rent bikes? which part of island should we go to?

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    • Compass Cove Hotel, Myrtle beach

      Myrtle Beach Jul 3, 2016 at 7:55 AM

      Help! I am about to drive 10 hrs to Myrtle Beach for July 4th. I had previously had a reservation at the Sea Mist Hotel. Upon reading the reviews, and noticed many complaints about roaches, I quickly cancelled my reservation and searched for another place. I saw good reviews for the Compass Cove Hotel and I booked there. Today, I read reviews on Trip Adviser and while many were good, I saw numerous complaints about maid service and ROACHES. I am PETRIFIED of bugs to the point that I have an exterminator every 3 weeks including the cold PA winters. Has anyone been there and experienced this? Do people in Myrtle Beach not like cleaning or something? I'm so confused

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    • Best place to cliff jump in Marquette

      Marquette Jun 26, 2016 at 1:43 PM

      Can someone please give me some information? I heard that the black rocks into lake superior is the best spot, then someone else told me Dead River. Some help and information would be appreciated. I want to cross this off of my bucket list.

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    • Skateboards

      Washington D.C. Yesterday

      Planning a trip to DC, do you think they'll let us in museums with skateboards, so long as we're not riding them, just carrying them?

       

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    • Sinclair/Cambridge, hotel?

      Boston Jul 22, 2016 at 8:36 PM

      Where should a group of Canadian thrity-somethings stay for a show at the Sinclair...should we stay in Cambridge or would Back bay/Fenway be close enough?

      TIA
      Melissa

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    • Moving to Miami from Cincinnati, Ohio

      Miami Beach Jul 21, 2016 at 11:36 AM

      Hi Guys,

      I am originally from Lima, Peru and have been living in Cincinnati for almost 15 years. I am currently 24, and I speak Spanish and English (so moving to Miami wouldn't be a problem in that category). I currently have an associate's degree in Civil Engineering and will be graduating from UC next spring with a Bachelors of Science in Architecture. My goal is to move to Miami right after graduation but I'm a little concerned about finding a job in my career? I frequently visit Miami at least once a year every year and I absolutely love it! I love the culture, the food, the weather and the beach! How easy or how difficult would it be for me? What do you guys suggest that I do before I move down there? It would be me, my boyfriend and our two german shepherds moving down :)

      Thanks!

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      Something to do near I25

      Colorado Springs Jul 20, 2016 at 5:08 PM

      Any suggestions for something to do near I25 between Pueblo and Denver? We have Sunday afternoon to about 3 pm on Monday and can stay the night anywhere along the way. Not really interested in going into Denver.

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    • Two bedroom hotel suites in downtown Denver

      Denver Jul 14, 2016 at 10:25 AM

      Flying into Denver for two nights before exploring other nearby areas. Looking for a two bedroom (not one bed, one pull out sofa) suite in a hotel downtown. We have such a room at the Staybridge Suites in Glendale, but I get the feeling we might like to stay downtown and closer to shopping/restaurants. Thanks in advance for any insight!

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    • closest hotel to all attractions

      Biloxi Jul 6, 2016 at 1:34 PM

      This is my first time setting up vacation what hotel is closest to all attraction

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      Boat rental

      Michigan Jul 5, 2016 at 5:49 PM

      I will be visiting St. Joe, Michigan soon and I was wondering if there was any place I could go to rent a pontoon for the day.

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    • Family Visit

      Old Orchard Beach Jul 4, 2016 at 7:19 AM

      We are planning on visiting OOB in a couple of weeks. There are 6 adults and one infant (6 months). We have my parents (67 and 64), my husband and I and also my 30 year old step-daughter and her husband. Is there anything to keep 30 year olds entertained or is it more of a seniors place to visit?

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    • Coconut Cove Suites vs Shepherds

      Clearwater Jul 2, 2016 at 11:21 PM

      does anyone know which of these are better? I've seen reviews for both and they don't make the places look good.
      We want something on the beach, if possible, and with a kitchenette so we can cook our nightly meals. Thanks in advance

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    • Feedback/Suggestions needed for Portland/Seattle Trip

      Seattle Jul 21, 2016 at 1:49 PM

      The plan is to fly into Portland or Seattle and fly out of the other city.
      We will rent a car and want to definitely see the highlights that are most reasonable given our time constraints.
      I've heard the Oregon coast is amazing. Also heard about the hiking in the gorge!
      As for Washington - I know the winery Chateau St Michelle is nearby - that may be more doable.
      My boyfriend has never been to Seattle so I want him to see the market etc.
      But I would also love to see some of the whales and not sure if trying to squeeze in any of the islands is worth it or reasonable.
      We are foodies and hope to experience the each city for atleast a day a half plus some excursions.
      Any suggestions you can offer about routes to take - things to see and do and or a reasonable itinerary for 7 days is awesome. We don't want to come home exhausted but we also aren't afraid to pack a lot into a day and want some unique experiences that we can't have in other states!
      Thank you!

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    • Charges for attractions within Yosemite National Park

      Yosemite National Park Jul 17, 2016 at 4:32 AM

      Are there charge for car parking within Yosemite after you have paid your entrance fee?
      Are the attractions like Tunnel View and Sentinel Dome free of charge once you have paid your entrance fee to Yosemite Park?

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    • Space needle

      Seattle Jul 10, 2016 at 1:47 PM

      Are there long lines? Are reservations needed? What about the restaurant - good food? reservations needed there, too? Thanks!

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    • Transport

      Wailea Jul 9, 2016 at 10:15 PM

      What type of transport is there around from Wailea to Maalaea

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      Best Ice cream

      Iowa City Jul 8, 2016 at 6:31 AM

      What is the best ice cream shop in IC? I'm looking for creamy rich ice cream, perhaps with some creative flavor options.

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    • 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

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    • Travelling from Miami to St Pete... Public transport v Car hire?

      Florida Jul 3, 2016 at 6:53 AM

      Hi!

      I've been reading some of the discussions on here about travelling around in Florida.

      I'm going to be staying in Miami Beach, then heading up to St. Pete Beach. Is there any easy way that this can be done using public transport? I suspect from the discussions I've read so far, the answer is no, but I thought I'd have one last check!

      If travelling by car is the best option, are there any particular hire companies that have been tried and tested by participants on these forums?

      And finally, are there towns/cities on the way up that I should definitely stop in (not to stay necessarily, but just to see or take a day trip to during the week)? Naples, Venice and Sarasota have been recommended.

      And in St. Pete.... any things that shouldn't be missed, based on your own experiences? This can include things to do, places to see or places to eat/drink!

      Thanks in advance!

      Catherine

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    • coffee mugs

      Grand Canyon Jul 1, 2016 at 3:42 PM

      3 years ago my husband and I did the west rim grand canyon tour I brought some coffee mugs I would love to buy some more I have enquired before but didn't get a very favourable response the coffee cups I brought had the Haulapai tribe insignia on them
      Is it possible to buy some more and have them shipped to Australia

      thank you karen

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    • How possible is a trip to The Great Smoky Mountains from Nashville without a car?

      Tennessee Jun 28, 2016 at 7:56 AM

      Hey! I am travelling to the states in September and will be flying from NYC to Nashville around the 10th for a few days. The more research I have done about the area, the more I see there is to do outside of the honky tonks - The Smokey Mountains look incredible! How possible do you think it would be to venture out there without a car, on my own? I did look at some tours of the area but I couldn't seem to match any up to my time frame. Any advice on travel (reliability / safety) around that area would be much appreciated =)

       

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    • Jacob Wagschal from Monsey, NY - Travel Question

      Monsey Jul 22, 2016 at 2:13 PM

      Hello everyone I'm Jacob Wagschal from Monsey, NY and I needed advice on where to get good kosher food for takeout. I'm on the run a lot so fast kosher food that I can takeout is what I'm looking for.

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    • Mt. Prospect to Chicago

      Chicago Jul 20, 2016 at 1:04 PM

      Hi. My teenage son and I are tagging along with my husband on a business trip he is taking to Mt. Prospect, IL. We will be staying in Mt. Prospect, but my son and I want to travel into Chicago each day to see the sights. We have Navy Pier, Sears/Willis Tower, The Field Museum, Millennium Park, and Wrigley for a Cubs game as must sees on our list. My question is about the transportation, what is the best way for us to get around?? I know there is a 7 day pass that would be the best value for each of us, but is that the same transit system that runs to Mt. Prospect? About how long each day are we looking at being on the train commuting to and from the city? Thanks in advance for your advice!

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    • Backcountry camping

      South Dakota Feb 7, 2016 at 11:58 PM

      I live in south dakota and make trips to the boundary waters to get into the wilderness. Lately I've wanted to expand my wilderness experience and find areas in south dakota or around south dakota where I can delve into the wilderness and camp where my pack takes me.

      So far all I have found is badlands state park for backcountry camping. Any other areas I can backpack and camp?

      3 Answers Feb 8, 2016 at 6:08 PM
    • 99.00 day tour to see sites

      Rapid City Jul 26, 2015 at 4:01 PM

      has any one done the all day tour that starts at the Fort Hayes old west town. Seems like it really covers a lot of sites, wondered if it was really to much to cram into 1 day without really getting to enjoy the sites Mount Rushmore, Custer Park, Sylvan Lake and others

      1 Answer Jul 27, 2015 at 12:13 PM
    • Black Hills Gold town location

      Hill City May 27, 2015 at 7:03 PM

      I was in the Black Hills in 1998 and found a small town that had a lot of shops together with several awesome small jewelry stores with Black Hills Gold. I can't remember where I was and hope someone will be able to tell me the town so I can return there this weekend as I am going back to Deadwood. I remember the walkways being boardwalks and the shops were wooden like an old western town. I know this isn't much to go on but if you happen to know where I was visiting please tel me. It was close to where they still make the jewelry today. Thanks in advance for your assistance. Arista

       

      5 Answers May 28, 2015 at 11:29 AM
    • Clothing for South Dakota this time of year

      South Dakota May 10, 2015 at 2:29 PM

      What kind of clothing do we need to pack for Badlands and Custer for May 16-25th. TOday is a blizzard alert, is this typical for this time of year?

      4 Answers May 12, 2015 at 6:42 AM
    • Anything NON Little House to do in De Smet?

      De Smet Jul 30, 2014 at 12:39 AM

      I loved the "Little House on the Prairie" tv show and have enjoyed her story, but is there anything else interesting to do in De Smet? I would really like to find where I can go there to have local history questions answered (not about the Ingalls family). I am trying to find out if there was active oil exploration in the 1880's as my husband's gr. grandfather lived there then and was in that line of work.

      2 Answers Jul 31, 2014 at 1:30 PM
    • Campgrounds

      Mount Rushmore National Memorial 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
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      vacation for 3 days

      South Dakota Jul 24, 2014 at 5:39 PM

      we would like to leave on a thurs in aug and go west towards rapid city until labor day. we are on a very limited budget and plan on either staying in a cabin. does anyone have ideas on what to do and plz no caves...lol there will be 2 adults and 1 15 yr old girl

      2 Answers Jul 25, 2014 at 11:12 AM
    • Road trip for a family of five which include 3 teenagers

      Rapid City Apr 12, 2014 at 7:59 AM

      My family and I are flying in to Rapid City in mid July our plans are to drive and visit the 1880's Town, Badlands, and Wall Drug then travel to Keystone where we would spend 2 nights while there we will visit the Needles, Mt. Rushmore and the Wind Cave. Travel to Sturgis visit the Motorcycle Museum, catch the Wild Bill Hickok reenactment in Deadwood, and Spearfish Canyon then stay 1 night at lodging in Deadwood. Travel to the Devil's Tower then head to the Battle of Little Big Horn in Mt., then travel to Cody, Wy where we would stay for 3 days, I'm not quite sure what there's to do in Cody for 3 days. Then head to Yellowstone for 3 days. My husband wants to stay at Yellowstone Under Canvas for the three nights, but I think that's too many nights. While in Yellowstone we would like to visit the Mud Pots, Mammoth Hot Springs, Old Faithful and go hiking, however we never hiked before. 3 days in Jackson Hole. While in Jackson Hole we want to go whitewater rafting, visit Grand Teton, and do the Cover Dinner Wagon. My kids would like to go horseback riding, but I don't know where I should add this to the itinerary. I would like this to be a trip that my teenage childrens would remember. Is there any recommendation of things we should eliminate or add to the list of things to do and see on our trip? Also what would be best scenic route to take? Thanks

      9 Answers Jan 21, 2015 at 6:36 PM
    • Is a week too long

      Mount Rushmore National Memorial 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
    • Transportation

      South Dakota Nov 17, 2013 at 1:22 PM

      Hi there,
      How easy would it be to get transportation from Pierre to Mt Rushmore then to Badlands NP for a night then back to Pierre? I'm guessing hiring a car would be the best option?
      Many thanks,
      Sandra

      3 Answers Nov 17, 2013 at 8:55 PM
    • Best flights from DC to SD

      South Dakota Nov 11, 2013 at 6:50 AM

      I need to go from Washington DC to Todd Co, SD. Should i fly into Pierre or to another site, even though the drive will be longer?

      3 Answers Dec 14, 2014 at 12:01 AM
    • one day quick trip

      Sioux Falls Oct 29, 2013 at 10:30 AM

      where is the best place to stay in Sioux falls sd cheap and clean. In the city

      2 Answers Oct 29, 2013 at 2:42 PM
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      How many days in Rapid City?

      Rapid City Oct 14, 2013 at 10:49 AM

      Going to Rapid City and the Black Hills in June. Is 1 day enough for the city and its museums and other sites or should I add an extra day? I will be doing 4 tours in the area.

      4 Answers Oct 15, 2013 at 11:49 AM
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      Hotel Suggestions

      Rapid City Aug 11, 2013 at 7:10 AM

      Going to do a Black Hills Trip next year (late June early July). Need ideas for accommodations. I am a single and I don't really want to spend more than $150 a night. Can anyone provide suggestions/options? A 2 or 3 star property is good with breakfast included, which is preferred.

      7 Answers Aug 12, 2013 at 6:19 PM
    • Camping

      South Dakota Jul 20, 2013 at 1:20 PM

      Looking to go to Mt. Rushmore from Iowa. Plan on camping along the way and spending a few days in the part to camp and hike. Any suggestions?

      2 Answers Jul 21, 2013 at 8:34 AM
    • ghost towns

      Deadwood Jul 19, 2013 at 12:45 PM

      has anyone been to the ghost towns around deadwood and lead? which ones are the best?

      2 Answers Jul 20, 2013 at 1:49 AM
    • Buffalo steak

      Badlands National Park Jul 19, 2013 at 11:09 AM

      I will be going to both places. the badlands and the black hills, and wondered what the best places to eat are.

      8 Answers Jul 20, 2013 at 7:04 AM
    • buffalo steak

      Badlands National Park Jul 18, 2013 at 8:26 AM

      what is the best place to eat a buffalo steak?

      3 Answers Jul 19, 2013 at 11:17 AM
    • Correction to Night lighting at Mt. Rushmore question

      Custer State Park Jun 21, 2013 at 2:13 PM

      I didn't mean drive "home" but instead, back to our camp site in Custer SP.

    • Night lighting at mt. Rushmore

      Custer State Park Jun 21, 2013 at 1:57 PM

      We are camping at North Stockade Lake in Custer SP next week. What would be the best route to drive home from Mt. Rushmore, should we decide to stay for the night lighting?

      1 Answer Jun 22, 2013 at 7:20 AM
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      how to get there without a car

      Mount Rushmore National Memorial 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
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      Connections to Yankton

      Sioux Falls May 3, 2013 at 4:27 AM

      Which kind of transport connections do exist between Sioux Falls and Yankton ? I need to come early in the morning from Sioux Falls to Yankton ? I prefer public transportation (autobus etc)
      Thank you in advance :)

      4 Answers May 3, 2013 at 1:30 PM
    • Looking for RV park near Mt Rushmore

      Mount Rushmore National Memorial 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
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      Wind Cave or Jewel Cave?

      South Dakota May 26, 2012 at 4:10 PM

      We'll only have time for one cave, so I'd like to know which one is better in terms of the formations and overall experience. We have two kids (10 & 8),do we'll just do a walking tour, not the extreme spelunking tours.

      1 Answer May 27, 2012 at 7:07 AM
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      South Dakota One Week Itinerary

      South Dakota May 14, 2012 at 9:03 PM

      Hello All,

      I am visiting South Dakota at the end of June and will have one week. We are flying round trip from Rapid City. I am trying to figure out what areas we should stay during our trip to maximize our time.
      My wife and I will be traveling with our son who will be 5 months old.

      Things I want to see are MT Rushmore & Crazy Horse, Custer State Park, The Corn Palace, Wall Drug, Badlands NP and Deadwood.

      I am wondering if I should stay only in the Rapid City area or stay in more than one location?

      Are there any suggestions for other things worth visiting? Are there any Native American sites to see asides from Crazy Horse?
      Can we get out for a detour to stop in to another state (prob not worth missing other things)

      Thanks in advance for your responses and help!

      4 Answers May 17, 2012 at 8:07 PM
    • Time required to see this area

      Mount Rushmore National Memorial 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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      VISIT TO SOUTH DAKOTA IN SEPTEMBER 2012

      South Dakota Mar 11, 2012 at 12:00 AM

      I'm planning a trip to SD about mid September flying in to Rapid City from Sydney,Australia/LAX. Routes via Colorado or Utah ny idea which is the best? I will not be driving and relying on tours/bus etc. I've found a 6 day tour taking in the Buffalo Round Up and Badlands NP which sounds great - any ideas on other places to visit when I could use bus trips??? Then I would like to go to ND - best way to get there - what city? Hope someone might advise and help plan - I'm in my 70s and can get around quite well, but won't tackle a car on my own.
      Cheers

      4 Answers Mar 12, 2012 at 9:02 AM
    • motorcoach tour

      Rapid City Feb 29, 2012 at 4:12 PM

      Will be bringing a motor coach tour of senior citizens to RC around the first of June. Presently planning about 3 hours at Rushmore, 3 hours at Custer State Park and 2 hours at Crazy Horse.Since I see a lot of comments that an esrly morning or late afternoon visit to Custer SP is best, could some one give me an efficient route (includind the route through Custer SP) to visit all three starting with Custer SP. Some back tracking would be OK. We will be coming from Cheyenne Blvd in RC and continuing to Deadwood.Any help with this question or any other info that would be helpful would be appreciated.

      5 Answers Mar 4, 2012 at 10:50 AM
    • Black Hills gold

      Rapid City Sep 25, 2011 at 7:08 AM

      Presently bringing a motorcoach tour to RC in the spring. had a lot of requests to shop for Black Hills gold. Probably stupid question but is there a place, with many vendors, possible snack bar etc. where the women can shop without just going to one store? Thanks

      3 Answers Sep 26, 2011 at 1:41 PM
    • 20 vs 44

      Badlands National Park Aug 29, 2011 at 10:24 AM

      Will be doing a motorcoach tour thru in the spring What is the recommendation for best experiencing the Badlands. Highway 240 or 44? (considering I'd also like to visit Wall. Thanks for any info.

      2 Answers Aug 30, 2011 at 4:16 AM