If you’ve been wanting to go to Australia in business class, but haven’t been able to find seats, it looks like there is a lot of award space available via Continental’s website. Groupon is offering $100 vouchers good on Virgin America for only $39! The vouchers can only be used on flights between ORD and Read full post »
Back in September Rick did a post playing a game “What’s in My Wallet?” For me, I’m also constantly thinking “What’s in My Suitcase?” I need to live out of my suitcase. Six flights, three time zones, and my time split between home, Austin, and the San Francisco Bay area this week really speak to Read full post »
If you’re looking for a family vacation to Cancun, TripAlertz has a deal for 2 Adults + 2 children for $475 totalwhich includes 4 nights + all food and beverages.You can get 250 free SPG pointsby singing up for an e-Newsletter on Facebook from the Westin Charlotte.The Points Guy is giving away two SWUsthat are Read full post »
Daniel 21 and Ray 81 To me, that photo, taken in the lobby of the Hyatt Century Plaza Hotel, captures the spirit of all frequent traveler get-togethers, and more clearly defines the magic of our hobby and the diversity of our crowd than any of the others — people with common interests sharing a passion Read full post »
Miami Beach, Florida Rick- I will try to keep this brief, but each time I start to think about this “success story” it seems to get out of control… My sister-in-law is a realtor in the Fort Myers area and had shown us several properties there that we just couldn’t resist. We ended up purchasing Read full post »
The world famous Dan Hammer is conducting and leading the 12th annual Brooklyn Reality Tour. The seating is extremely limited (25) and will sell out quickly. Most people have never experienced the life of a true “Brooklander,” “Brooklinian,” or maybe its “Brookie.” Dan takes the gang to the place of his birth, local eateries and Read full post »
Last week’s winning tip goes to Miles, Thanks for a great one! “It’s nice to have some local currency when you arrive at a foreign destination, and even nicer to have some small denomination coins and bills for tips, cab, etc. You can sometimes find foreign currencies for sale on Craigslist. If you don’t see Read full post »
If you’re flying to Salt Lake City, you can get a free lift ticketat Park City, Deer Valley or Canyons!You can stay at the luxurious New York Palace hotel for $250/nightwhich includes up to $100 in resort credit + a free upgrade. The hotel is about a block from Rockefeller Plaza and across the street Read full post »
PITA? Yes. Husband, father, and recent grandpa? Yes. Frugal Travel Nut? Guilty. But now I have been classified as a “Guru” by Creditsesame for how I handle my credit. I just got the upgraded rating last week. In essence, it means that Creditsesame recognizes that I have excellent credit and they can not find any Read full post »
Hey Everyone a OneWorld MegaDO update. Our return flight on AA LHR to DFW went mechanical so we were mostly accommodated on British Airways. Some stayed on the nonstop, some went through Boston, Miami, Chicago and four of us were sent through Newark. We made it to our Newark to DFW gate just as boarding Read full post »
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