This branch covers: Mainland USA, Hawaii & Alaska
So many posts request the impossible - that a bunch of people who have never met you magically intuit how much you have to spend and what will make you happy on vacation, generally planning out your route for three months and helping you get discount flight reservations.
So, what can you do to get great travel advice?
1. Do your homework
The web is filled with basic information like how far it is from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon, or how…
First-time poster here. My friends and I are going to explore part of the South during the holiday season. We're flying to Atlanta on 12/25 in the morning and will return home on 12/31 in the early evening. Here is what our current itinerary looks like this
I have been prowling through past pots and got lots of great suggestions on things to see along the way. I wanted to ask folks if a) our itinerary is too ambitious (we will be driving an average of 4…
I just discovered there is a Hot Coffee in southern Mississippi. That's a cool name. Kansas has Gas which has a road sign that reads, "Don't blink, or you'll pass Gas." Arkansas has Romance, Joy and Toad Suck!
Thanks to all who helped me for my trip to NYC and DC. I thought I'd share my trip reports.
And more particularly, about the things I asked about:
Christmas festivities: experienced some of this mainly in New York. Visited the Christmas markets in Columbus Circle and Union Sq. Also saw the skating rinks at Rockefeller Centre and Bryant Park- great ambiance and good…
As the subject above, can we now bring Cuban cigars to transit through US? I've seen that Americans coming back from Cuba will be able now to bring back $100 of Cuban cigars or rums.
I was stunned when I read that Lonely Planet ranked Queens, NY as not just* a* top tourist location, but the top location. (See: link.)
This is utter nonsense. Never go to Queens as a tourist.
One reason why: Queens businesses collude with towing companies to extort money from tourists. It's not just one or two businesses. It's Queens as a whole.
I got ripped off by Dunkin' Donuts, 219-20 Northern Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11361. On December 17 I drove my family from Washington DC to Queens as…
I am looking to fly to San Francisco in July 2015, and can get direct flights from Portland, OR to San Fran if I fly to either Oakland or San Jose Airport.
Which one would be the best to fly to... I am staying in Fisherman's wharf area and don't drive. Looking to Arrive in the area mid afternoon.
Any advice would be great :)