Most of us have come to depend to some degree in our daily lives on rideshare services like Uber and Lyft. What we may not realize, however, are the significant benefits these services might offer when traveling Internationally. While public transportation is Read full post »
Who wouldn’t want to witness the superb competition that will take place during the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this summer? The Games will be held from August 5-16, 2016, and it consists of 306 events held in 37 venues. The Paralympics will Read full post »
Many of my misguided travel experiments can often be attributed to going for frivolous pursuits, and one of my most recent experiments came out of me craving a hamburger. Having grown up in California, one of my required food stops is In-N-Out Read full post »
It has been called the “Showcase of the Immortals,” and this weekend, a predicted audience of 100,000 people will fill AT&T Stadium in Texas to partake in this cultural phenomenon. Fans will spend days waiting in line, and bypassing security checks in Read full post »
Spending time in Bogota, Colombia is always a treat so recently I returned and met up with some new and old travel friends. Many years ago Bogota was not a place you would travel to for a fun time but in the Read full post »
The big two expenses often associated with travel are airfare and hotel. Pay for them with points and your trip is affordable, right? But ground transportation can easily add up. This spring and summer, I’ve found myself traveling throughout the East Coast and Read full post »
I couldn’t help but chuckle several weeks ago when the daily newspaper of Hilton Head, The Island Packet, ran a front page story about Uber being available on the island. The great part of the story was they profiled the one driver they had sign Read full post »
I have written about Silvercar before (here). In a nutshell, Silvercar is a unique rental car agency that mainly offers only one car model, the Audi A4 (Audi Q5s are also available at Denver International Airport). All Silvercar Audis are equipped with Read full post »
Silvercar is offering $59 per day rates through the end of January for any booking completed by the end of the month. No codes needed. For those that have not heard about Silvercar, they are a very unique rental car agency that Read full post »
While I once chose credit cards based on the sign-up bonus alone, several experiences over the years have forced me to pay attention to the other valuable perks rewards cards offer. For example, when I was stranded for two days in Jamaica Read full post »
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