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Inside Background
When traveling to a place such as Lake Placid, where the point of the vacation...
Last edited: 10 June 2006
Olympic Center Guided Tours While in the Olympic Village, take a Guided Tour of...
Last edited: 07 July 2007
The Lake Placid culture is an interesting one because so much if it is made up...
Last edited: 30 December 2008
Lake Placid was first established in the late nineteenth century and quickly...
Last edited: 10 June 2006
Preparing for your trip to Lake Placid should include reading a little bit...
Last edited: 29 December 2006
Tourists interested in obtaining more information about Lake Placid can visit a...
Last edited: 13 October 2009
Inside Transportation
Visitors can get to Lake Placid via plane, train, bus, car or ferry, making...
Last edited: 19 September 2006
The preferred method of transportation within Lake Placid is personal car...
Last edited: 10 June 2006
Lake Placid is a place where most people either stay in one area and walk to...
Last edited: 05 December 2012
Inside Things to Do
Children and families can enjoy Lake Placid together, especially if they are...
Last edited: 13 March 2011
Suggestions: Get up a Mountain Get on top of one. If you can't climb you can...
Last edited: 23 June 2010
Olympic Center Guided Tours While in the Olympic Village take a guided tour of...
Last edited: 07 July 2007
The Wild Center has received strong reviews from The Wall Street Journal and...
Last edited: 14 March 2011
Lake Placid is a destination focused on daytime activity.  Most of Lake...
Last edited: 02 November 2009
Everyone who goes to Lake Placid sees a few of the same things while they are...
Last edited: 04 October 2009
For a place so small that it is described as a village instead of as a town...
Last edited: 10 June 2006
Golfing in Lake Placid is a dream come true. There are basically 5 golf courses...
Last edited: 06 September 2008
While the ecomony has claimed the Adirondack Craft Center, there are many...
Last edited: 04 July 2011
People come to Lake Placid for the XC skiing, hiking, climbing...
Last edited: 29 December 2008
The toboggan run is on the edge of Mirror Lake across the street from the...
Last edited: 14 March 2013
Walking around Mirror Lake, which just borders the main street of the town of...
Last edited: 01 June 2013
Inside Dining Scene
One of the things which people enjoy most on their vacations is the excuse it...
Last edited: 19 September 2007
Sitiuated inside the Alpine Mall (don't let the name fool you, it consists of...
Last edited: 27 August 2008
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: 25 March 2014
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: 12 September 2014
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: 12 August 2014
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: 10 September 2014
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: 12 April 2014
While tipping is NOT mandatory in most of the United States, it is expected in...
Last edited: 18 August 2014
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: today
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: 22 May 2013
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: 02 October 2010
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: 05 September 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: 04 May 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: 30 August 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: 19 September 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: 17 September 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: 08 April 2013
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: 29 April 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: 17 December 2013
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: 05 November 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: 06 June 2014
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: 09 September 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: 20 January 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 20 January 2014
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: 28 October 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: 11 January 2014