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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?

    • 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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      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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      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?

    • 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

    • 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?

    • 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

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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?

    • 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.

    • 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.

    • 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!

    • Accommodation Easter 2016 for group of 13

      by bobtheduck1 Online Now Jan 4, 2015 at 5:20 PM

      My extended family group (13 of us) would like to travel to Waikiki for Easter 2016. Does anyone know of any accommodation options (other than hotels) that might be able to take our whole group? One 5 year old and the rest adults or young adults. We wouldn't have to be in the same building necessarily - nearby would be okay. Ideally with a pool and some self-catering options, but anything considered.

      6 Answers Jan 8, 2015 at 10:09 AM
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      Waikiki Weather in April 2015

      by carolnsharmaine Online Now Nov 22, 2014 at 12:44 AM

      Hi, we are planning our very first trip to Hawaii from 1-14 April 2015, and will be travelling with our 2 1/2 year old daughter. She loves the beach, hubby loves sightseeing and I love shopping! Will we find ll these there? As we come from a very hot and humid country like Malaysia, we would like our vacations in a cooler climate. Will the weather in April be hot and humid?

      Our other alternative is to spend our holidays in San Diego which should be cooler perhaps....but we have been there 3 times already.

      4 Answers Nov 23, 2014 at 6:19 AM
    • best shopping sale times in 2014

      by mrstigerlady155 Online Now Sep 11, 2014 at 8:03 PM

      We are planning a family holiday in 2015 but want to do it when there is a good shopping sale period. When are the best sale times to go?

      4 Answers Sep 14, 2014 at 7:30 PM
    • waikiki accommodation

      by MrsMoo Online Now Jun 29, 2014 at 5:42 AM

      best value for money "ocean front" accommodation in waikiki

      3 Answers Jun 29, 2014 at 8:12 PM
    • Things to do in Waikiki

      by iBanshee Online Now Mar 8, 2014 at 5:22 AM

      Going to Waikiki for 9 days in late April, don't want to waste anytime whilst there, wondering if anybody knows of any hidden gems or awesome things to do there. If people have any recommendations or ideas about being shown around that would be great, Ive got a few thing in mind, i am super out going so any idea would be awesome.

      4 Answers Mar 9, 2014 at 8:22 AM
    • Hang out in Waikik?

      by burkmere Online Now Feb 17, 2014 at 1:53 PM

      Hi...I'm a single guy who will be staying in Waikiki for 7 nights beginning this Friday, Feb 21...departing Feb 28...if anyone wants to get together to hang out some, have lunch etc....lemme know!

      1 Answer Feb 17, 2014 at 2:07 PM
    • best single hangout

      by Matt24travel Online Now Feb 16, 2014 at 10:48 PM

      I am going to Honolulu for th first time in March. I am staying near Waikiki and was wondering where the best place to go out at night would be? I'm a single guy in my mid 20's and was hoping to be around the same age group and atmosphere. Also, is there anything I HAVE to do while I'm there? Any thing that can't be passed up?


      2 Answers Mar 1, 2014 at 12:13 AM
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      Accommodation Waikiki area

      by Helen-Tracey Online Now Oct 28, 2013 at 12:04 AM

      G'day Forumites,
      we planning a trip to Hawaii & looking at Wyndham Waikiki Beach Walk condo in January 2014.
      Has anyone stayed at this property as before I make final decision would be interested in what people say.
      We are wanting a place that has a kitchen in it so we can cook to save money to spend on other things !!!!!!!
      Approx $200 a night is our budget.
      Thank you all
      Helen & Tracey

      2 Answers Oct 28, 2013 at 7:04 AM
    • luggage to hawaii

      by ncd1 Online Now Sep 8, 2013 at 11:15 PM

      first time traveling with kids. and confused on rules for luggage. can my kids(ages 9,8,6) carry a mini backpack with toys and their carry-on? anyone know?

      7 Answers Sep 9, 2013 at 9:58 AM
    • vacation money

      by ncd1 Online Now Sep 8, 2013 at 11:07 PM

      we are traveling to oahu for 7 days with 3 kids. hotel and air is paid. how much should we take for those days? please give me clue

      5 Answers Sep 11, 2013 at 8:49 AM
    • Hyatt Regency Waikiki

      by Dean285 Online Now Aug 27, 2013 at 5:16 PM


      I have seen mixed reviews of this hotel with a lot of comments suggesting that the rooms are in major need of renovation. I currently have a reservation which is still within the cancellation window. Generally, I prefer Hyatt's because the status I have with the chain gives me some perks - although it doesn't look like I will be able to get a ocean view upgrade. I would still get access to the Regency Club. If you were choosing between the Hyatt Regency or Marriott Resort and Spa - what would be a better choice? It looks like I can get a room between 30-60 dollars less at the Marriott - depending on whether the resort fee will be charged or not. The booking site suggests it will be waived but not certain given some other wording.

      2 Answers Aug 28, 2013 at 4:59 AM
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      best luau?

      by irvbur Online Now Jul 24, 2013 at 3:27 PM


      3 Answers Jul 25, 2013 at 10:06 AM
    • What to do in Wakiki besides the beach?

      by Malena80 Online Now Jul 21, 2013 at 6:43 AM

      My 7 year old daughter and I are leaving for Wakiki next month. Any ideas for some cultural and adventurous things to do? We would love to see HI nature scene!

      7 Answers Jul 23, 2013 at 9:06 AM
    • Looking for a name of Waikiki apartments. Please, help!

      by Lucky51011 Online Now Jul 1, 2013 at 7:42 AM

      Hi! When we were in Waikiki last, we stayed in Outrigger Hotel. And right next to it there was an apt building for rent. We went in, looked at apartments, liked them, talked to the site manager, took his card.....and lost it. And I can't remember the name if that complex. Again, it's right next to Outrigger. Need help from someone local. We are looking to rent an apartment in that complex for a month next January-February.
      Thank you in advance!

      3 Answers Jul 1, 2013 at 10:05 PM
    • Travel tips

      by alyssaalexandra Online Now May 28, 2013 at 12:02 PM

      What are some travel tips for this beach?

      5 Answers Jun 21, 2013 at 10:56 AM
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      Labor Day Weekend

      by SFHulaGIrl Online Now Aug 27, 2012 at 2:39 PM

      Aside from the Okinawan Festival & the Rough Water Swim, are there any other events going on in Waikiki over Labor Day weekend?

      Also, are there any good places to hear live music in Waikiki (preferably contemporary Hawaiian-style like CRSB, Maoli, etc.)?

      1 Answer Aug 27, 2012 at 8:37 PM
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      cost of food.

      by angelsmom13 Online Now May 9, 2011 at 10:15 AM

      What is the average cost of food on the island?the place I am staying at dose dinner and light breakfast only.I will be out and about all day every day,what will I be looking at spending for lunch and snacks each day?Also I may want to bring food back to my room,I'll have a kitchen to use.

      3 Answers May 1, 2012 at 11:02 AM
    • Transportation

      by hannameg Online Now Apr 15, 2011 at 11:17 AM

      Is it necessary to rent a car while staying in Waikiki to get to other destinations, or are there other reliable transportation options?

      6 Answers Jan 19, 2013 at 9:06 PM
    • Bringing dog

      by johntirrell Online Now Apr 8, 2011 at 7:53 AM

      I'd like ti bring my standard poodle with me to Oahu. How would I do that from Boston? Thanks john

      8 Answers Sep 14, 2011 at 2:50 PM
    • Bike

      by johntirrell Online Now Apr 8, 2011 at 7:51 AM

      Hi is there a place where i can buy a used bicycle in Oahu? If not how hard is it to bring a bike to Oahu? thanks john

      1 Answer Jan 19, 2013 at 9:11 PM
    • Playmate

      by stryder48 Online Now Feb 9, 2011 at 8:08 PM

      Single dad staying in Waikiki Feb 16-22 with 11 year old daughter looking for an occasional playmate for her. We are at the Park Shore near zoo. We've visited Oahu many times so know the area. Thanks in advance.

      1 Answer Jan 19, 2013 at 9:15 PM
    • Walking to Waikiki

      by ktlizzie Online Now Dec 3, 2010 at 9:45 AM

      We like to walk wherever we can - is it possible to walk from the cruise ship terminal in Honolulu to Waikiki? Any advice would be much appreciated.

      7 Answers Dec 17, 2010 at 3:59 PM
    • Waikiki Accommodation

      by jfos3059 Online Now Oct 30, 2010 at 10:59 PM

      Has anyone stayed at the Hilton Waikiki Prince Kuhio? Our travel agent has suggested it as a hotel for for us for 5 nights. Im not convinced after reading different forums and reviews. This will be our first time to Hawaii, and will be a stopover on way home to Aus after 3 weeks in New York etc.We are in our late 40's and do like nice hotels. any help would be appreciated.

      8 Answers Dec 17, 2010 at 4:12 PM
    • Bus tyo Aloha stadium

      by jwood21 Online Now Aug 22, 2010 at 5:24 PM

      Hi I will be staying in Waikiki at the Island colony hotel and was wondering what the best route is on September 2nd going from that part of Waikiki to Aloha stadium fr a football game. Any suggestions would help thank you

      2 Answers Aug 22, 2010 at 8:24 PM
    • Royal Palm Hotel vs Renting a Condo

      by royland1823 Online Now May 5, 2010 at 8:52 AM

      Does anyone have any information on reasonably price condos to rent in Waikiki...we (2 of us) plan to go surfing and wish to be reasonably close to the beach.

      We are currently looking at this hotel:

      But, its a bit of our price range @2500 / 10 days.

      Does anyone know of any condos / apartments that we could that are more reasonably priced?


      2 Answers May 20, 2010 at 2:35 PM
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      Beach Weddings

      by jdance09 Online Now Dec 21, 2009 at 4:50 AM

      Any recommendations on a simple beach wedding package for two? Coming over in Feb 2010 and hoping to get married on the beach at sunset. Hard to choose between all of the internet choices???

      1 Answer Dec 21, 2009 at 12:42 PM
    • Limo's between the airport and waikiki

      by maz001 Online Now Nov 18, 2009 at 11:43 AM

      I just read here that you can get a limo between the airport and waikiki for around30. Can anyone recommend some limo companies that offer this?

      2 Answers Nov 18, 2009 at 2:31 PM
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      Waikiki Info needed

      by Shamous1 Online Now Sep 9, 2009 at 6:37 PM

      Hi All,

      We are travelling to Hawaii and staying in Waikiki next Monday 14th of September. There is 3 families (all related) consisting of 6 adults and 5 teenagers and 1 baby.

      What can people suggest about shopping. Where are the bargains. Where are the value for money food eateries.

      And for the guys where are the best places to grab a coldy.

      What places should we steer clear of?

      Basically after any advice you can offer. We will be doing the Pearl Harbour tour as I don't believe you can come to Hawaii without paying your respects.


      Melbourne Australia

      4 Answers Sep 12, 2009 at 9:53 AM
    • Having a barbecue in Waikiki, . Public parks

      by Foghorn747 Online Now Aug 31, 2009 at 11:03 PM


      Do any of you know where to throw a barbecue in Waikiki. I have read that Fort DeRussy has grills and is a nice place. Any suggestions for places to grill, and for good food to serve and where I can buy it. I'm going to Costco for steaks, dog and burgers. Any cool deli suggestions or food I should serve:
      age group is 20 to 55 in a wedding party mode,

      Thanks for any help.

      2 Answers Sep 1, 2009 at 2:35 PM
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      Around the Island on "the Bus" and places to avoid

      by YVR2010 Online Now Jul 13, 2009 at 6:01 PM

      Aloha ahiahi from Vancouver, Canada

      Is there a single transit bus that will take you around the entire island without transfers? or would you recommend a tour bus?

      Also, are there certain streets or areas of Waikiki one should avoid? (We have something called "East Hastings" in downtown that is not a nice area ie drugs, homeless etc)

      Mahalo in advance.

      5 Answers Jul 16, 2009 at 7:36 PM