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Inside Background
After Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast in late August 2005, the city of...
Last edited: July 14, 2006
     Mobile was founded in 1702.  It was once the 3rd largest port in the USA...
Last edited: June 30, 2006
Home to generally pleasant weather throughout most of the year, plus those very...
Last edited: July 14, 2006
Located on the Gulf of Mexico Mobile, Alabama has mild winters and while...
Last edited: July 14, 2006
Inside Transportation
Getting to the Gulf Coast by air is easy, and Mobile is accessible by three...
Last edited: April 03, 2013
You’re likely going to need a car to take in the sites if you’re venturing out...
Last edited: July 14, 2006
Inside Things to Do
If you’re heading down to the Gulf Coast consider taking some time to head out...
Last edited: July 14, 2006
The area around Mobile likes its food and it is home to numerous festivals...
Last edited: July 14, 2006
While you might not think of Carnival or Mardi Gras to be the time to head out...
Last edited: July 14, 2006
Mobile and the surrounding area is home to several fantastic museums, and from...
Last edited: October 21, 2009
Before Katrina hit, downtown on Dauphin St. in Mobile has been hopping. There...
Last edited: June 15, 2006
The schooner Clotilde was the last known ship to arrive in the United States...
Last edited: December 21, 2006
Great place for B-B Q. Has save place to swim or fish. Canoe rentals available...
Last edited: May 29, 2013
USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park is located in Mobile on Mobile Bay.  Exit...
Last edited: June 04, 2013
Mobile invented Mardi Gras and they still do it best.  Mardi Gras parades and...
Last edited: February 07, 2010
Inside Dining Scene
Mobile has great seafood and great barbecue.  The Causeway is a main strip in...
Last edited: September 25, 2007
You know the snack bars/convenience stores that are found on the ground floor...
Last edited: September 21, 2009
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: March 25, 2014
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: September 12, 2014
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: August 12, 2014
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: September 10, 2014
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: April 12, 2014
While tipping is NOT mandatory in most of the United States, it is expected in...
Last edited: August 18, 2014
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: September 08, 2007
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: May 22, 2013
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: October 02, 2010
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: September 05, 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: September 25, 2013
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: May 04, 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: August 30, 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
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A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: September 17, 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: April 08, 2013
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: April 29, 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: December 17, 2013
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: November 05, 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: June 06, 2014
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: September 18, 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: September 09, 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: January 20, 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: June 02, 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: January 20, 2014
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: October 28, 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: January 11, 2014