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Inside Background
The western, "quiet" side of Mount Desert Island is perfect for the traveler...
Last edited: 15 June 2007
Inside Things to Do
Any to-do list for anywhere on Mount Desert Island has to start with Acadia...
Last edited: 14 December 2006
Mount Desert Island has a plethora of wonderful trails to hike on located all...
Last edited: 28 May 2008
Beautiful plant nursery on Seawall Road. Diverse collection of plant material...
Last edited: 22 September 2012
Inside Dining Scene
Breakfast at Grumpy's is a new restaurant in Southwest .Specializing in...
Last edited: 06 December 2012
The Dry Dock is often our spot for the first dinner after a long drive up the...
Last edited: 10 April 2014
DE Muro's has a variety of great food, such as lobster, seafood dishes, and...
Last edited: 01 August 2007
The restaurant website is:  http://www.fiddle...
Last edited: 09 August 2008
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: 14 April 2015
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: 03 April 2015
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 customary in...
Last edited: 25 March 2015
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: 21 September 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: 28 February 2015
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: 02 October 2010
Car hire in the USA for incoming travellers How to rent a car abroad, what is...
Last edited: 23 March 2015
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: 06 October 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
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
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: 20 October 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
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: 26 October 2014
  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
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: 11 November 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: 10 December 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 12 March 2015
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
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: 10 November 2014