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Inside Background
Some Buildings to see: Hartford Municipal Building at 550 Main Street...
Last edited: July 26, 2013
To many who have not visited Hartford, the city is known as just a place...
Last edited: June 11, 2014
Despite what the media says Hartford is a safe city. The areas where tourist...
Last edited: April 29, 2006
Hartford has changed quite a bit since it was first settled and is changing...
Last edited: September 18, 2007
Hartford is comprised of 17 different neighborhoods, all of which are different...
Last edited: April 29, 2008
Link to Hartford History's section on books that deal with Hartford (great...
Last edited: March 27, 2006
Greater Hartford Convention and Visitors Bureau Home Page: click Hartford Info...
Last edited: September 24, 2008
Hartford has four distinct seasons (winter, spring, fall and summer), all of...
Last edited: February 23, 2013
From its origins as a Connecticut River trading post in 1633, Hartford has...
Last edited: November 01, 2006
Visitors to the city who want to check the scores of a game, their email, the...
Last edited: March 12, 2008
  Like most other cities Hartford suffered greatly with the invention of the...
Last edited: March 12, 2008
Inside Transportation
 The major airport that serves the Hartford, CT and Springfield, MA area is...
Last edited: December 07, 2012
Overall the entire city of Hartford covers roughly 17 square miles making it...
Last edited: December 19, 2006
Hartford does not have one major mode of public transportation like the T in...
Last edited: July 02, 2012
How much you will need a rental car depends on how you are getting to Hartford...
Last edited: February 27, 2013
Inside Things to Do
Old Wethersfield: Located just south of Hartford Old Wethersfield is the...
Last edited: February 21, 2013
Hartford is a buzz with activities throughout the year especially in the summer...
Last edited: September 10, 2007
Attractions in Hartford Include: Old State House 800 Main Street in Downtown...
Last edited: August 02, 2006
There are a list of attractions that visitors to Hartford should definitly not...
Last edited: July 22, 2006
Hartford is a city rich in history and culture and to this day Hartford is home...
Last edited: May 16, 2014
Hartford has an awesome nightlife that draws people from all over the area...
Last edited: May 16, 2014
  Great views of Hartford: Charter Oak Landing in Hartford: Part of the...
Last edited: January 30, 2008
Hartford is home to an array of venues that offer everything from broadway...
Last edited: November 28, 2006
Hartford was once home to major department stores such as G. Fox and Company...
Last edited: January 31, 2008
  Hartford is a great place for watching sports as well as being home to many...
Last edited: January 30, 2008
The Bushnell theatre is Hartford's premier theatre destination. Many traveling...
Last edited: June 15, 2008
This may seem like an obscure sightseeing attraction, but the more than 400,000...
Last edited: September 10, 2012
Mark Twain and his family lived in this 19-room mansion on Farmington Avenue...
Last edited: February 26, 2009
Inside Dining Scene
Hartford has an awesome variety of dining establishments from restaurants to...
Last edited: March 19, 2013
One of the areas top breakfast places is located in the city's west end. Mo's...
Last edited: August 01, 2006
If you need to take a special client out to dinner or dine a group of investors...
Last edited: November 10, 2006
Whether you are looking for something cheap or something quick there are a...
Last edited: September 10, 2007
Most city restaurants are more then happy to seat a large group of people...
Last edited: August 27, 2006
For a dinner high above the city ON20 At The Polytechnic Club on the 20th Floor...
Last edited: January 29, 2008
There are numerous city establishments that may not specifically cater to...
Last edited: August 06, 2008
Some area restaurants have funky hours which mean they close early some nights...
Last edited: January 16, 2007
Outdoor dining is gaining popularity in the area and is now offered at many...
Last edited: July 17, 2006
There are a few key bars, clubs and restaurants that are always have a crowd...
Last edited: July 22, 2006
There are some very nice places to bring that special someone or celebrate a...
Last edited: July 24, 2006
  Agave is part of the restaurant group that owns other Hartford area...
Last edited: April 29, 2008
The original owners of Empire Pizza now have a pizza shop on Main Street in...
Last edited: June 22, 2008
Piolin is a small gem of a restaurant specializing in Peruvian food. Located...
Last edited: July 20, 2009
Average price is about $16--not $35!  This is a great place for a quick...
Last edited: September 07, 2006
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 21, 2014
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...
Last edited: September 19, 2014
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