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Post by Greyeagle » Wed Jan 27 9:57 am

davescharf wrote:
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If you are ever in the LA area it's worth visiting the Reagan Presidential Library just for the opportunity to walk through the former AF1 (707 version) & Marine 1 on display.
LA area is funny. It feels like Whioux Falls is closer to us than his Library is from LA
Especially since it's better to measure driving in time instead of distance. I am not sure what is officially considered the LA metro area but seems larger than New England. :shock:
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Post by g-manpuck » Wed Jan 27 10:06 am

Second reason why I never want to visit my sister who lives in LA, traffic. She lives 5 miles from her job, back in the day when she would drive to work, it would take over an hour. Nope.

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Post by gopher6 » Wed Feb 10 7:45 am

My Hawaii vacation in March is set, I need to pass Covid testing 72 hours prior to departure so I will not be in any lockdown, I will sky dive for my second time 😎👌

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Post by Greyeagle » Wed Feb 10 7:53 am

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My Hawaii vacation in March is set, I need to pass Covid testing 72 hours prior to departure so I will not be in any lockdown, I will sky dive for my second time 😎👌
With your luggage? :mrgreen:
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Re: Travel

Post by davescharf » Wed Feb 10 9:28 am

Greyeagle wrote:
Wed Jan 27 9:57 am
davescharf wrote:
Wed Jan 27 8:42 am
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If you are ever in the LA area it's worth visiting the Reagan Presidential Library just for the opportunity to walk through the former AF1 (707 version) & Marine 1 on display.
LA area is funny. It feels like Whioux Falls is closer to us than his Library is from LA
Especially since it's better to measure driving in time instead of distance. I am not sure what is officially considered the LA metro area but seems larger than New England. :shock:
Yeah - we had to drive from Northridge to Irvine as part of a work trip. We may have taken a pit stop at Randy’s donuts along the way but it felt like it took us 5 hours
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Re: Travel

Post by Greyeagle » Wed Feb 10 9:41 am

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Yeah - we had to drive from Northridge to Irvine as part of a work trip. We may have taken a pit stop at Randy’s donuts along the way but it felt like it took us 5 hours
The Randy's Donut stop means The 405 which is always a cluster!

For work I am usually in the Monrovia/Acadia area and occasionally in Irvine. No easy way to get from here to there. What is interesting is from Monrovia it's about the same time to SNA as it is to LAX....easiest decision ever.
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Post by davescharf » Wed Feb 10 10:26 am

Greyeagle wrote:
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Yeah - we had to drive from Northridge to Irvine as part of a work trip. We may have taken a pit stop at Randy’s donuts along the way but it felt like it took us 5 hours
The Randy's Donut stop means The 405 which is always a cluster!

For work I am usually in the Monrovia/Acadia area and occasionally in Irvine. No easy way to get from here to there. What is interesting is from Monrovia it's about the same time to SNA as it is to LAX....easiest decision ever.
Yes - we knew that going on but it was Randy’s donuts and we couldn’t pass it up.
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Re: Travel

Post by Zwak » Fri Feb 12 7:46 am

Has anyone ever been to Singapore? I read things about how strict they are about cleanliness and their different laws (i.e. no gum chewing allowed). Just wondering what it's like from anyone who has actually been there.
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Re: Travel

Post by Greyeagle » Fri Feb 12 7:56 am

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Has anyone ever been to Singapore? I read things about how strict they are about cleanliness and their different laws (i.e. no gum chewing allowed). Just wondering what it's like from anyone who has actually been there.
Yes.
It's very clean and I didn't step on any gum nor did I take a chance on chewing any. :) Didn't spit, either.
If you're thinking of going I can't recommend enough, fantastic place to visit. The Hawker food is unbelievably good and inexpensive.

Their metro is easy to navigate, never felt concerned about safety, and I found the people to be extremely friendly and fun to chat with.
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Re: Travel

Post by davescharf » Fri Feb 12 9:25 am

Greyeagle wrote:
Fri Feb 12 7:56 am
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Has anyone ever been to Singapore? I read things about how strict they are about cleanliness and their different laws (i.e. no gum chewing allowed). Just wondering what it's like from anyone who has actually been there.
Yes.
It's very clean and I didn't step on any gum nor did I take a chance on chewing any. :) Didn't spit, either.
If you're thinking of going I can't recommend enough, fantastic place to visit. The Hawker food is unbelievably good and inexpensive.

Their metro is easy to navigate, never felt concerned about safety, and I found the people to be extremely friendly and fun to chat with.
I agree with everything GE says. The thing that’s really interesting to me about Singapore is how wealthy and lower classes are mixed together.

For example because of all the Chinese who come there to shop there are 3 Prada stores within a block of each other. They are surrounded by their version of WalMart (or that like) as on the other side other designers that make Prada look like WalMart in comparison.
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Re: Travel

Post by gopherguy06 » Tue Mar 02 10:11 pm

We are in Driggs ID and close to Jackson with two kids under 5. Any fun local things to do or try here or Jackson?

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Post by Cowgirl » Tue Mar 02 10:50 pm

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We are in Driggs ID and close to Jackson with two kids under 5. Any fun local things to do or try here or Jackson?
I’ve only been there in summer and ten years ago at that. Not kid friendly but there’s a brewery (grand Teton) and distillery of the same name in the area. :mrgreen:

Grand Targhee would probably be something to look up:
https://www.grandtarghee.com/teton-vall ... reloaded=1

Lots of shops to explore in Jackson I’m sure.

You could also try here: https://www.driggsidaho.org/use_images/ ... _Guide.pdf

Let us know what you end up doing, I miss that area a lot! At least make sure you get far enough into the Teton valley to enjoy the view of the Tetons from the Idaho side. A view that never ceases to amaze!

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Post by gopher6 » Wed Mar 03 8:50 am

17 days till I go to Honolulu, I have my 72 hr pre flight Covid test set at MSP so I will not be in any lockdown 😎👌

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Post by gopher6 » Thu Mar 11 8:35 am

gopher6 wrote:
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17 days till I go to Honolulu, I have my 72 hr pre flight Covid test set at MSP so I will not be in any lockdown 😎👌
I might have to cancel my sky dive, roads to go to the the North Shore of Oahu closed due to massive flooding

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Re: Travel

Post by Greyeagle » Thu Mar 11 8:49 am

gopher6 wrote:
Wed Mar 03 8:50 am
17 days till I go to Honolulu, I have my 72 hr pre flight Covid test set at MSP so I will not be in any lockdown 😎👌
Hope you trip goes well!
Is the 72 hour MSP test instant results? I will be interested to here how the process works for you, Mrs. GE and I are hoping to go in late November/early December. We wanted to go in 2020 but it didn't make sense, hopefully this year. Aloha!
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Post by gopher6 » Thu Mar 11 9:31 am

Greyeagle wrote:
Thu Mar 11 8:49 am
gopher6 wrote:
Wed Mar 03 8:50 am
17 days till I go to Honolulu, I have my 72 hr pre flight Covid test set at MSP so I will not be in any lockdown 😎👌
Hope you trip goes well!
Is the 72 hour MSP test instant results? I will be interested to here how the process works for you, Mrs. GE and I are hoping to go in late November/early December. We wanted to go in 2020 but it didn't make sense, hopefully this year. Aloha!
Yes I depart on 3-19-21 I have my 72 hr prior testing set on 3-16-21 and it takes 24-48 yrs to get results so I should be fine, no Covid results

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Post by Cowgirl » Thu Mar 11 10:28 am

gopher6 wrote:
Thu Mar 11 9:31 am
Greyeagle wrote:
Thu Mar 11 8:49 am
gopher6 wrote:
Wed Mar 03 8:50 am
17 days till I go to Honolulu, I have my 72 hr pre flight Covid test set at MSP so I will not be in any lockdown 😎👌
Hope you trip goes well!
Is the 72 hour MSP test instant results? I will be interested to here how the process works for you, Mrs. GE and I are hoping to go in late November/early December. We wanted to go in 2020 but it didn't make sense, hopefully this year. Aloha!
Yes I depart on 3-19-21 I have my 72 hr prior testing set on 3-16-21 and it takes 24-48 yrs to get results so I should be fine, no Covid results
Will you still be alive when those results come back? ;)

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Post by davescharf » Thu Mar 11 11:20 am

Cowgirl wrote:
Thu Mar 11 10:28 am
gopher6 wrote:
Thu Mar 11 9:31 am
Greyeagle wrote:
Thu Mar 11 8:49 am
gopher6 wrote:
Wed Mar 03 8:50 am
17 days till I go to Honolulu, I have my 72 hr pre flight Covid test set at MSP so I will not be in any lockdown 😎👌
Hope you trip goes well!
Is the 72 hour MSP test instant results? I will be interested to here how the process works for you, Mrs. GE and I are hoping to go in late November/early December. We wanted to go in 2020 but it didn't make sense, hopefully this year. Aloha!
Yes I depart on 3-19-21 I have my 72 hr prior testing set on 3-16-21 and it takes 24-48 yrs to get results so I should be fine, no Covid results
Will you still be alive when those results come back? ;)
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Post by gopher6 » Thu Mar 11 11:59 am

davescharf wrote:
Thu Mar 11 11:20 am
Cowgirl wrote:
Thu Mar 11 10:28 am
gopher6 wrote:
Thu Mar 11 9:31 am
Greyeagle wrote:
Thu Mar 11 8:49 am
gopher6 wrote:
Wed Mar 03 8:50 am
17 days till I go to Honolulu, I have my 72 hr pre flight Covid test set at MSP so I will not be in any lockdown 😎👌
Hope you trip goes well!
Is the 72 hour MSP test instant results? I will be interested to here how the process works for you, Mrs. GE and I are hoping to go in late November/early December. We wanted to go in 2020 but it didn't make sense, hopefully this year. Aloha!
Yes I depart on 3-19-21 I have my 72 hr prior testing set on 3-16-21 and it takes 24-48 yrs to get results so I should be fine, no Covid results
Will you still be alive when those results come back? ;)
There’s an old Air Force phrase that says only two things fall out of the sky ... bird :censored: and idiots

That said I still am interested at some point in being that type of idiot
I have my testing with Vault at MSP 72 hrs prior I will have no problems

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Post by gopher6 » Mon Mar 15 9:30 am

I canceled my Sky dive on the North shore of Oahu due to flooding and closure of the highway to the north shore but I am still going to Hawaii March 16-26 😎🍹🥃👌

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Post by gopher6 » Thu Mar 18 7:28 am

Just received my Covid negative test results from Vault I am set now to go to Hawaii 😎

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Post by Buzzkill Bonin » Thu Mar 18 8:48 am

Based on your previous post you might have missed your flight lol
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Post by gopher6 » Thu Mar 18 12:34 pm

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Based on your previous post you might have missed your flight lol
I leave tomorrow at 10:30am direct non stop flight it’s the only way I fly 😎👌

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I leave tomorrow at 10:30am direct non stop flight it’s the only way I fly 😎👌
Have a GREAT trip. Wife and I have never been there, and are thinking about it for our 50th next year. Any ideas would be much appreciated.
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Post by gopher6 » Fri Mar 19 3:40 am

D2D wrote:
Thu Mar 18 9:49 pm
gopher6 wrote:
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I leave tomorrow at 10:30am direct non stop flight it’s the only way I fly 😎👌
Have a GREAT trip. Wife and I have never been there, and are thinking about it for our 50th next year. Any ideas would be much appreciated.
Oahu, Pearl Harbor USS Arizona Memorial is such a good place to go, North Shore Surfing is fun to watch if you go In January February to watch the Pro Surfers on the big waves,the Big Island of Hawaii to see the volcano's flowing

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Post by D2D » Fri Mar 19 11:14 pm

gopher6 wrote:
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Oahu, Pearl Harbor USS Arizona Memorial is such a good place to go, North Shore Surfing is fun to watch if you go In January February to watch the Pro Surfers on the big waves, the Big Island of Hawaii to see the volcano's flowing
Thanks for the great tips!
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Post by Slap Shot » Sat Mar 20 1:12 am

D2D wrote:
Fri Mar 19 11:14 pm
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Oahu, Pearl Harbor USS Arizona Memorial is such a good place to go, North Shore Surfing is fun to watch if you go In January February to watch the Pro Surfers on the big waves, the Big Island of Hawaii to see the volcano's flowing
Thanks for the great tips!
Halona Beach Cove (from the movie Here To Eternity) on the SE shore of Oahu is kind of neat, and if you feel it's worth visiting it's also not far from Sandy Beach which is a nice spot. Plantation Village offers nice tours as does Hana Koa Brewing, and I forget the names now but there might be some tours available for coffee and macadamias. Obviously due to covid some might be currently off the table. In my humble opinion avoid Diamond Head crater - for my tastes it was an uninspiring visit and not worth the drive - neither historically nor scenically.
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Post by kmd » Sat Mar 20 2:23 am

I can see Diamond Head being underwhelming if you don't get there super early so you're at the top for sunrise. But if you're staying in Waikiki (which seems likely for at least one night), it's very close and easy to get to.

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Post by gopher6 » Tue Mar 23 3:55 pm

kmd wrote:
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I can see Diamond Head being underwhelming if you don't get there super early so you're at the top for sunrise. But if you're staying in Waikiki (which seems likely for at least one night), it's very close and easy to get to.
Road a montain bike to the top of Diamond head this AM what a view 👌

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Re: Travel

Post by Zwak » Thu Mar 25 10:09 pm

If you’re looking to rent a car soon don’t be surprised if it’s outrageously expensive:

https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/25/business ... index.html
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Post by Buzzkill Bonin » Thu Mar 25 10:19 pm

Zwak wrote:
Thu Mar 25 10:09 pm
If you’re looking to rent a car soon don’t be surprised if it’s outrageously expensive:

https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/25/business ... index.html
I use Silvercar and I have always found it very cheap plus you lock in a good car. Less than 300 for four days in AZ and the same price for four days in CO coming up.
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Post by Bertogliat » Fri Mar 26 9:27 am

Zwak wrote:
Thu Mar 25 10:09 pm
If you’re looking to rent a car soon don’t be surprised if it’s outrageously expensive:

https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/25/business ... index.html
Wouldn't it make sense to move the cars from Omaha, where they are renting at $300/wk to FL where they are renting at $300/day due to shortages?

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Re: Travel

Post by Greyeagle » Fri Mar 26 9:34 am

Bertogliat wrote:
Fri Mar 26 9:27 am
Zwak wrote:
Thu Mar 25 10:09 pm
If you’re looking to rent a car soon don’t be surprised if it’s outrageously expensive:

https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/25/business ... index.html
Wouldn't it make sense to move the cars from Omaha, where they are renting at $300/wk to FL where they are renting at $300/day due to shortages?
Rental companies sometimes offer low rates on one way trips to help move cars. Can be a great way to book an inexpensive trip...
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Re: Travel

Post by Norm » Fri Mar 26 9:47 am

Greyeagle wrote:
Fri Mar 26 9:34 am
Bertogliat wrote:
Fri Mar 26 9:27 am
Zwak wrote:
Thu Mar 25 10:09 pm
If you’re looking to rent a car soon don’t be surprised if it’s outrageously expensive:

https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/25/business ... index.html
Wouldn't it make sense to move the cars from Omaha, where they are renting at $300/wk to FL where they are renting at $300/day due to shortages?
Rental companies sometimes offer low rates on one way trips to help move cars. Can be a great way to book an inexpensive trip...
We do one way all the time and it seems like we pay extra for that.

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Post by Bertogliat » Fri Mar 26 10:01 am

Norm wrote:
Fri Mar 26 9:47 am
Greyeagle wrote:
Fri Mar 26 9:34 am
Bertogliat wrote:
Fri Mar 26 9:27 am
Zwak wrote:
Thu Mar 25 10:09 pm
If you’re looking to rent a car soon don’t be surprised if it’s outrageously expensive:

https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/25/business ... index.html
Wouldn't it make sense to move the cars from Omaha, where they are renting at $300/wk to FL where they are renting at $300/day due to shortages?
Rental companies sometimes offer low rates on one way trips to help move cars. Can be a great way to book an inexpensive trip...
We do one way all the time and it seems like we pay extra for that.
Yes. I have to pay one way on occasion for work and we pay surprisingly higher rates, which is frustrating if you have to fly into Miami and out from Fort Lauderdale. They're like 30 minutes away by car. I doubt it's any problem at all to them.
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Re: Travel

Post by Greyeagle » Fri Mar 26 10:05 am

I should have qualified my statement that you need to search for the deals as they are usually very specific to the destination.
For example, I have seen deals ending in Super Bowl cities as companies try to reposition cars to that location in the weeks leading up to the game.

I have been dinged on some one way rentals, too. Sometimes the rates are the same but they slip in a per mile charge that really nails you.
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Post by gopher6 » Fri Mar 26 5:12 pm

My return Delta flight from HNL just got delayed from 5pm take off to 8pm they offered to change my flight at no cost to me, my flight is direct the connection flights I located were not worth changing my flight

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Re: Travel

Post by Steve MN » Fri Mar 26 5:42 pm

gopher6 wrote:
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My return Delta flight from HNL just got delayed from 5pm take off to 8pm they offered to change my flight at no cost to me, my flight is direct the connection flights I located were not worth changing my flight
While the delay sucks, for three hours, I can't imagine it's worth changing flights from a non-stop to something with connecting flights.
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Re: Travel

Post by gopher6 » Fri Mar 26 5:53 pm

Steve MN wrote:
Fri Mar 26 5:42 pm
gopher6 wrote:
Fri Mar 26 5:12 pm
My return Delta flight from HNL just got delayed from 5pm take off to 8pm they offered to change my flight at no cost to me, my flight is direct the connection flights I located were not worth changing my flight
While the delay sucks, for three hours, I can't imagine it's worth changing flights from a non-stop to something with connecting flights.
Yep to bad I checked out of my hotel before I got the notice of delay no problems ALOHA 😎

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Re: Travel

Post by gopher6 » Fri Mar 26 8:00 pm

gopher6 wrote:
Fri Mar 26 5:53 pm
Steve MN wrote:
Fri Mar 26 5:42 pm
gopher6 wrote:
Fri Mar 26 5:12 pm
My return Delta flight from HNL just got delayed from 5pm take off to 8pm they offered to change my flight at no cost to me, my flight is direct the connection flights I located were not worth changing my flight
While the delay sucks, for three hours, I can't imagine it's worth changing flights from a non-stop to something with connecting flights.

Yep to bad I checked out of my hotel before I got the notice of delay no problems ALOHA 😎
Now my flight got cancelled to tomorrow am👌

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Re: Travel

Post by gopherguy06 » Fri Mar 26 8:27 pm

So going to sleep in the airport or on the beach?

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Post by gopher6 » Sat Mar 27 10:59 am

gopherguy06 wrote:
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So going to sleep in the airport or on the beach?
On my return flight that is now confirmed 😔

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Post by g-manpuck » Mon Mar 29 7:46 am

While I didn't travel to Florida or Hawaii, my family and I did get the hell out of Mankato this past weekend. We decided to go to Duluth, my first trip ever. It was nice to put faces with the names of places that everyone has mentioned here about visiting during game weekends. While the weather sucked on Saturday we still found plenty to do even in the less than ideal weather conditions.

We stayed at the Inn on Lake Superior in Canal Park. All the hotels along the lake were packed and the sidewalks and shops were full of people all weekend long too. The highlights were seeing a couple ships enter and leave, the liftbridge to me is such an engineering spectacle. The Canadian ship Spruceglen yelled that they were "taking a shipful of covid away to help us out". Mighty polite of them.

The only taproom that we went to was Ursa Minor, nice spot with good beer and excellent wood fired pizza. We hit up Gronk's on Saturday night and Anchor Bar for lunch yesterday over in Superior for burgers, and went to the Duluth Grill for breakfast yesterday morning. All of them had great food and service.

We spent a good portion of the weekend looking for agates, my wife and daughter are rock nerds. We went over to Two Harbors on Saturday and swung through Brighton Beach, the weather made those stops short. Yesterday we went to Park Point Beach to search for more agates and had much better weather and luck.

Overall it was a great weekend with no real plans and it worked out great! We are already starting to plan our next trip up later this year to see more of the area.
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Re: Travel

Post by MNNavy » Mon Apr 12 2:04 pm

SWMBO and I are headed to Las Vegas to get out of this rainy weather. Looking for recommendations on brewpubs/reasonably priced restaurants on or near the strip. We're staying at the MGM Grand, and as long as my knee holds out, we don't mind walking. My guess is any brewpubs will be an Uber/Lyft ride -that's OK.
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Post by Zwak » Mon Apr 12 2:09 pm

MNNavy wrote:
Mon Apr 12 2:04 pm
SWMBO and I are headed to Las Vegas to get out of this rainy weather. Looking for recommendations on brewpubs/reasonably priced restaurants on or near the strip. We're staying at the MGM Grand, and as long as my knee holds out, we don't mind walking. My guess is any brewpubs will be an Uber/Lyft ride -that's OK.
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Post by davescharf » Mon Apr 12 2:14 pm

It’s been a lot of years but I really enjoyed China Poblano in the Cosmopolitan
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Post by gopher6 » Tue Apr 13 5:40 pm

I went sky diving in Honolulu in March 2019 in June 2019
The company I jumped with had a terrible crash here are the results
https://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/agg ... 1-77047119

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Post by D2D » Tue Apr 13 9:05 pm

How terrifying that must have been for those on board. Glad you went skydiving with that company in March instead of June of '09!
I'm a regular viewer of "Air Disasters" on the Smithsonian Channel and I don't recall them airing that incident, yet.

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Post by gopher6 » Wed Apr 14 7:16 am

D2D wrote:
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How terrifying that must have been for those on board. Glad you went skydiving with that company in March instead of June of '09!
I'm a regular viewer of "Air Disasters" on the Smithsonian Channel and I don't recall them airing that incident, yet.

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Post by HockeyBum » Mon May 10 9:59 pm

Anyone been to Cincinnati? Recommendations on things to see or do there?

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Post by Buzzkill Bonin » Mon May 10 10:25 pm

Never been. I guess you can eat some chili?
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Post by Slap Shot » Tue May 11 4:44 am

HockeyBum wrote:
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Anyone been to Cincinnati? Recommendations on things to see or do there?
I can't recall specific names of places, but the Over The Rhine neighborhood, and the area around Great American Ballpark were quite nice when I visited a decade ago.
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Re: Travel

Post by Zwak » Tue Jun 01 9:43 am

If you are Facebook friends with me you saw me post about this over the weekend.

My wife and I took a little weekend getaway and stopped at this place along the way. Most surprising that my wife had heard of it and I hadn't despite it being so close by.

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Post by Bertogliat » Tue Jun 01 11:22 am

Zwak wrote:
Tue Jun 01 9:43 am
If you are Facebook friends with me you saw me post about this over the weekend.

My wife and I took a little weekend getaway and stopped at this place along the way. Most surprising that my wife had heard of it and I hadn't despite it being so close by.

https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/45- ... cal-marker
I've passed it up but never considered stopping. I can't decide if this is more Cliff Clavin or Clark Griswald.

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Post by Kelly Red » Tue Jun 01 11:23 am

Zwak wrote:
Tue Jun 01 9:43 am
If you are Facebook friends with me you saw me post about this over the weekend.

My wife and I took a little weekend getaway and stopped at this place along the way. Most surprising that my wife had heard of it and I hadn't despite it being so close by.

https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/45- ... cal-marker
Did you get your commemorative coin?
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Post by Zwak » Tue Jun 01 11:39 am

Kelly Red wrote:
Tue Jun 01 11:23 am
Zwak wrote:
Tue Jun 01 9:43 am
If you are Facebook friends with me you saw me post about this over the weekend.

My wife and I took a little weekend getaway and stopped at this place along the way. Most surprising that my wife had heard of it and I hadn't despite it being so close by.

https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/45- ... cal-marker
Did you get your commemorative coin?
No because we were there on a Sunday and the CVB was closed. I did call them today and they said I can mail them a request along with $6 for shipping. You bet I will be doing that :D
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