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Inside Background
Some say that Ithaca can be summed up a few descriptive words: college town...
Last edited: October 01, 2008
Ithaca is generally a safe city, but it does have some crime.  Follow common...
Last edited: June 15, 2006
Downtown Downtown Ithaca is a hidden treasure in the heart of the Finger Lakes...
Last edited: April 21, 2014
If one is into relentless sunshine, then Ithaca weather is pretty lousy.  There...
Last edited: July 29, 2008
Cornell University is a member of the prestigious Ivy League. It shares the...
Last edited: April 21, 2009
Ithaca is a small city of about fifty thousand residents. It is known for its...
Last edited: December 18, 2008
Inside Transportation
Driving Most folks get to Ithaca by car.  Ithaca is about 5 hours from each of...
Last edited: August 31, 2010
Bus service in Ithaca is provided by Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit (TCAT)  
Last edited: March 27, 2006
Taxis Taxi service in Ithaca is available.  While you won't be able to find a...
Last edited: March 27, 2006
Inside Things to Do
No trip to Ithaca is complete without doing two things:  Wineries and...
Last edited: February 29, 2008
A trip to Ithaca is not complete without time spent in the Farmer's Market...
Last edited: November 25, 2013
Somewhat in contrast to the other towns which surround it in Upstate New York...
Last edited: November 22, 2013
Not far from Buttermilk Falls is another gorge worth taking a walk through.  It...
Last edited: April 25, 2008
For those interested in doing some shopping while visiting Ithaca, the city's...
Last edited: August 17, 2006
Spa 
August Moon Spa is a full service spa in Ithaca, NY. You can stay all day...
Last edited: April 25, 2008
Depending on your age and level of activity you enjoy, you may like some of...
Last edited: July 09, 2013
Inside Dining Scene
Ithaca has many excellent dining options, from sushi to new American Cuisine...
Last edited: July 05, 2006
Ithaca has many great breakfast options. if you are in the mood for some some...
Last edited: June 25, 2006
Joe's Restaurant offers Half price appetizers at the bar all the time.  Their...
Last edited: March 31, 2009
Eating at the Boatyard Grill allows diners to enjoy good food with a great...
Last edited: March 08, 2008
Ithaca is a great place for outdoor dining.  On the Commons almost all of the...
Last edited: July 16, 2008
Purity Ice Cream is over 70 years old and serves an enormous variety of ice...
Last edited: August 28, 2007
The Boatyard Grill is one of upstate New York's greatest restaurants to...
Last edited: September 14, 2008
Sunday brunch has super variety, and super service. They are not totally...
Last edited: March 09, 2007
Maxie's is a really neat place.  The food is a Cajun/creole style cuisine that...
Last edited: March 16, 2007
 Purity has been serving central New York since 1936 with only the finest...
Last edited: August 15, 2008
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: June 03, 2013
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: June 16, 2014
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: March 12, 2013
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: January 24, 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: March 22, 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
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
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: March 06, 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