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You're going to pass through New Jersey, a small state with a reputation for being a sort of wasteland between Philadelphia and New York. Is it worth stopping there? I think most people don't, because they think, "We're almost to NYC anyway -- let's just... See More
We're heading up the coast from Oregon second half of August -- want to catch the salmon runs. We'll be heading up from Washington to BC and ultimately to southern Alaska. We have two weeks. We're totally open to transportation options -- not driving the whole... See More
Sounds perfectly feasible to me. You might even have time to explore a bit between Florence and Naples if you drove instead of taking the train. So many beautiful hill towns... Siena would be so worth a stop. Orvieto... See More
It depends on where you're going. Places have their quirks. There are countries in Europe where you often can't use a credit card -- Switzerland is largely a cash economy, even for fairly large purchases such as your hotel room (we had this experience in Davos).... See More
What's the status of ground transport from LaGuardia Airport into Manhattan now? My last couple of attempts to use the Airporter bus have been absolute disasters -- wouldn't recommend it to anyone. Has it improved? Any other ideas? Is Uber cheaper than a cab? See More
I like Osteria al Doge -- excellent Italian just slightly off Times Square, close enough to be convenient to the mainstream theaters. Not conspicuously cheap, but not outrageous for Midtown. See More