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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

    • 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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      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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      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?

    • 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

    • Weather and hotels

      Miami Beach Feb 18, 2017 at 8:05 AM

      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 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...

    • 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

    • Travelling by rented car

      Miami Feb 16, 2017 at 4:55 AM

      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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      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.

    • Yosemite Valley

      Yosemite National Park Feb 6, 2017 at 11:07 AM


      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!

    • 500 block of Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach 23451 in 2002-2003

      by PattyS18 Online Now May 4, 2015 at 7:28 AM

      Does anyone remember what the name of the Mexican restaurant/bar was that is now Sunsations and next door is Sunnyside Restaurant??

    • Kempsville

      by KristienaS Online Now Mar 20, 2015 at 10:59 AM

      What draws people to this neighborhood?

      3 Answers Mar 20, 2015 at 3:50 PM
    • where to stay

      by steinmetzc Online Now Mar 20, 2015 at 10:11 AM

      location wise what would be better Beach Quarters on 5th street or Ocean Sands on 22nd street.

      1 Answer Mar 20, 2015 at 5:52 PM
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      First time going to Virginia Beach

      by toishamay Online Now Jun 29, 2014 at 7:39 AM

      Me & my friends are planning to come to VA Beach, not planning and staying over night. Is there parking facilities near the beach.

      1 Answer Jun 30, 2014 at 7:13 AM
    • Hotel close to the beach

      by Beansy Online Now Jun 4, 2014 at 6:09 PM

      Ocean front hotels in Va Beach are pricey. Do you have any suggestions for nearby hotels that are less than $100? We will be staying there on the first week of July for 5 nights.

    • hotel stay

      by evvy Online Now May 12, 2014 at 11:02 AM

      how is the ramada oceanfront
      is it a good location
      are there restaurants around the ramada

      1 Answer May 12, 2014 at 1:39 PM
    • Walking in VA Beach late at night

      by JMPask Online Now Feb 15, 2014 at 6:48 PM

      Is it safe for a female to walk alone from 19th and Pacific Avenue to the Springhill Suites at 901 Atlantic Avenue at about Midnight on a weeknight in February?

      3 Answers Feb 16, 2014 at 1:56 AM
    • Ladies Night Out...

      by MischievousOne Online Now Jan 22, 2014 at 6:01 PM

      My girlfriend is turning 50 this weekend...we wanted to head to the beach for a girls night out...are there any male strip clubs at the beach on Saturday nights?

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      Bingo In the Virginia Beach Area?

      by rakmedeiros Online Now Oct 10, 2013 at 12:51 AM

      Is there somewhere to play Bingo in Virginia Beach or in the surrounding area?

      1 Answer Oct 10, 2013 at 9:47 AM
    • Driving Route

      by adgosha Online Now Oct 9, 2013 at 11:04 AM

      How do I get from Portsmouth Naval Hospital to Virginia Beach (Independence Area) if both the Midtown and Downtown are closed.

      1 Answer Oct 9, 2013 at 2:52 PM
    • Night club and bar

      by GeorgeWarner Online Now Sep 4, 2013 at 5:10 AM

      Me and my friends finding the best bar and club in Virginia Beach for parties and celebration, where we can enjoy and spend our quality time.

    • alternate route

      by SAND04 Online Now Aug 3, 2013 at 1:15 PM

      I will going from pgh pa to virginia beach and am looking for an alternate way to go without using I - 95 everytime I make this trip it takes 12 or more hrs when only it should take 8There always seems to be stopped traffic for no reason on 95 hope you can help

      1 Answer Aug 3, 2013 at 1:27 PM
    • September?

      by ErinRub83 Online Now Jul 24, 2012 at 7:55 AM

      My husband and I are going to Virginia Beach Sept 9th for a few nights for our anniversary. How is the weather, and is everything still open?

      2 Answers Aug 2, 2015 at 9:21 AM

      by SHARIZIO Online Now Jan 5, 2012 at 7:56 AM


    • lodging

      by optisaurus Online Now Jun 21, 2011 at 5:21 PM

      ocean front boardwalk lodging for 2 adults 5 children

    • Birthday weekend wtih tthe girls

      by vabeachtrip Online Now May 27, 2011 at 11:28 AM

      Hi my name is Shatema and myself and about 8 of my friends are coming to VA beach for the weekend. We have a couple of ideas of what we want to do but was wondering if you could help.

      What are some good 18 and up clubs?

      What are some good bars?

      What are some good beaches to visit?

      We want to go out friday for a nice dinner any ideas for that?

    • First timers to Virginia Beach

      by edwards1 Online Now Mar 4, 2011 at 9:22 AM

      Does anyone know of anyway to drive to Virginia Beach from Ohio that does not involve having to cross over bridges? Low, flat and wide bridges are fine, but nothing high, arched or narrow. Crazy request I know, but much thanks to anyone able to help!

      2 Answers Apr 28, 2011 at 4:06 PM
    • Music on Atlantic Ave in Virginia Beach VA

      by jtrept Online Now Nov 1, 2010 at 8:27 PM

      On October 13, 2010 I was on Atlantic Ave in Virginia Beach, VA walking along the side of the street that has the stores on it and there was music coming from speakers hanging from the street lights I imagine. Can you tell me where the music was coming from (radio station or a store?) I'm interested in finding out the name of a song that was playing.

      Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.

      1 Answer Nov 2, 2010 at 9:16 AM
    • No Cursing Sign

      by kellyjh Online Now Oct 20, 2010 at 7:04 PM

      I was at Virginia Beach this spring and did alot of shopping on the Ocean Front Strip Stores. I had bought a no Cursing sign like the ones that are on alot of the streets there and need to know how I can find which store has these and how I can get one. Thanks for any help.

    • bars Navy sailors hang out

      by pappap14 Online Now Jun 2, 2010 at 7:46 AM

      What are some of the local bars that sailors hang out at?

      1 Answer Jun 2, 2010 at 1:23 PM
    • trolley

      by kathyearly Online Now May 29, 2010 at 3:43 PM

      i have heard that you can rent a trolley for events. i"d like information and prices. thanks.

      2 Answers Jul 16, 2014 at 12:43 AM
    • First timers Driving From NY: Can we get to VA Beach WITHOUT going thru any tunnels?

      by jewelgal Online Now May 23, 2010 at 9:18 AM

      We will be driving I-95 most of the way - we do NOT want to go thru any tunnel esp. the chesap. bridge tunnel. Can we get to VA Bch without going thru any tunnel, even the Baltimore tunnel and the Hamptons rd tunnel?

      Can you review our GPS directions and let us know if it does or doesn't have tunnels on the route?? We'd REALLY appreciate it!

      Here are the directions as per our GPS:
      I plugged it into the GPS , can u check the route to see if we go through tunnels?
      1. I-95 South

      2. Keep left onto I-95 S/SR-141 to Newark/Baltimore

      3. Exit 4A right to SR-1/SR-7 to Christiana

      4. Keep right on Hwy 1S

      5. Keep left on Dupont Blvd

      6. Keep left on Worcester Hwy

      7. Left on Ocean Hwa

      8. Right to US-60 to VA Beach

      9. Left on Shore Dr

      10. Keep right to Great Neck Rd

      11. Left on First Colonial Rd

      12. Left on Wisconsin Ave

      13. Continue on I-264 E

      14. Right on Atlantic Ave

      3 Answers May 24, 2010 at 7:19 AM
    • Dog Walking on the beach

      by SandyMoulton Online Now Apr 14, 2010 at 11:53 AM

      I will be in the Residence Inn Mariott Oceanfront last week in May. We are taking our dog and was wondering if there is any restrictions on walking our dog on the beach? Thank you, Sandy

      3 Answers Apr 14, 2010 at 5:25 PM
    • The Cavalier on the Hill

      by CardCraze Online Now Nov 14, 2008 at 4:25 PM

      What happened to the hotel? As a paranormal investigator I checked dates for check in every day until April 2009! Is the hotel under renovations? Do I just have to book like 2 years in advance? It isn't closed is it? Help is appreciated!

      1 Answer Nov 14, 2008 at 8:05 PM
    • Need help and advise

      by Koolgram Online Now Aug 9, 2008 at 7:06 AM

      I might be attending a convention at the Virginia Beach Convention center in November 2008. Having never been there before I have no clue as to were this is located but seem to think it is not too far from the beach. Ihave been told th is is the off season at the beach and rates should be cheaper so would like advice as to where would be a good place to stay to have access to both the beach and the convention center so I can attend my meeting but also enjoy the beach. Hope someone would give me some advise. Thanks

      4 Answers Jul 31, 2011 at 7:46 PM
    • Bachelorette Weekend - Place to Stay?

      by ABride Online Now Jul 29, 2008 at 6:46 PM

      We are looking to head to VA Beach in mid-September 2008 for a bachelorette party. We would prefer to rent a house or condo that can accommodate 8 women instead of getting a bunch of hotel rooms. What part of VA Beach should we be looking in? We don't want to be far from the nightlife. If hotels are in a more convenient area, which hotels should we look in to? We don't want to spend too much on lodging and a place where we can eat some meals in is what we are looking for. Any information on fun places to go as far as nightlife is appreciated as well. Thanks!

    • website?

      by a7xangel4life Online Now Jul 17, 2008 at 6:18 PM

      do they have a website? if they do can you PLEASE tell me, i really need it. if they don't have a website than can you give me ALL the info to contant them (besides phone)
      thanks for your help

      3 Answers Jan 14, 2010 at 5:06 PM
    • The wave trolley

      by susanoplinger Online Now Jun 27, 2008 at 5:23 PM

      My question is, how late in the season does the service run? Is it still running through the beginning of Oct.? Thanks

      1 Answer Jun 29, 2008 at 4:16 AM
    • 20 years of age

      by stephanie6503 Online Now Jun 17, 2008 at 11:44 AM

      Hello. Me and my husbund are coming to VA beach on June 27-29 for a little get away. The only problem that we have ran into is that we are both only 20 years old and cant kind a hotel that will let us stay there because of our age. I dont know what to do and I dont think this is far. If anyone can help please contact me. my email address is

      2 Answers Jun 20, 2008 at 10:32 AM
    • COLD WATER!!!

      by simpsonland Online Now May 23, 2008 at 4:42 PM

      My family and I are going to virginia beach on June 9th and because of the cold weather, we are afraid the ocean water will be too cold for the kids. Can anyone tell me if they have been there this time of year and what the water was like?

      2 Answers May 24, 2008 at 12:28 PM