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New Kimpton Secret Password

Kimpton Hotels is giving more Karma by providing us with a new Kimpton secret password. Do you like surprises? Are you planning to stay at Kimpton Hotels this summer? If you mention the Kimpton secret password at check-in through September 29, 2014, you will get a special surprise. The new Kimpton secret password is “Summer […]

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IHG Retention Bonus

Recently I received a notice from cardwatchdog.com about the annual fee on my IHG MasterCard. So I called the telephone number on the back of my credit card to check if I was eligible for a retention bonus. The agent reminded me that for the $49 annual fee I will be receiving a free night […]

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The Various Eats in Narita Japan

Narita holds a special place in my heart because it was actually my first ever international layover in my travel career. I was a travel noob back then and was scared of pretty much everything from solo dining and not taking any kind of risk in my life. This was my first time eating anything […]

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Antarctica Marathon 2014: Marathon Tours and OneOcean Cruise

Antarctica Marathon 2014: Marathon Tours and OneOcean Cruise This is a post about how the OneOcean cruise was set up by Marathon Tours for the marathon. Running A Marathon in Antarctica and Australia in 2014 Planning Hotels, Flights, Final Deposit, Medevac Insurance Training Flight BOS-JFK-EZE (Domestic first, 777-200 business) Sheraton Libertador Review Marriott Park Plaza […]

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Free Money at Whole Foods, JCPenney, and Best Buy from AMEX

I’ve mentioned in great detail in the past how much I love my American Express Platinum Rewards Card. Their “Sync” promotions on Facebook and Twitter have saved me over $1000 since 2012 places like Whole Foods, Hertz Car Rental, Panera, One Kings Lane, and Macy’s. Today I saw a total no-brainer on my AMEX account: […]

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Antarctica Marathon 2014: First Full Day at Sea

Antarctica Marathon 2014: First Full Day at Sea This is a summary of my first full day on the Valvilov crossing Drake’s Passage. Running A Marathon in Antarctica and Australia in 2014 Planning Hotels, Flights, Final Deposit, Medevac Insurance Training Flight BOS-JFK-EZE (Domestic first, 777-200 business) Sheraton Libertador Review Marriott Park Plaza Hotel (San Martin) […]

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SECRET World Of Savings At Home Depot

One of the toughest stores for discounts! Home Depot has to be one of the toughest stores to find a discount.  Over the weekend, we were working on a home repair project.  Prior to heading to the land of the orange apron, I googled for a coupon with no luck.  As I was standing in […]

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Exploring Crockett and the Carquinez Bridge

inspired by an event in a meetup group i’m a member of (but haven’t participated in due to scheduling conflicts), i took a quick trip up to Crockett [map], a small, sleepy town i only knew literally in passing (i.e., on the drive to my parents’ house). i was reading up on Crockett last night […]

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Lufthansa Boeing 747-8i D-ABYD

  This queen of the sky is shown as she prepares to depart Frankfurt for Delhi on October 10, 2012.   D-ABYD was the third 747-8i delivered to Lufthansa.   In all, Lufthansa has ordered 20 of the type and has taken delivery of 5 and is currently the only airline to operate the passenger […]

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Is Bogota Colombia Safe for Tourists?

  During my 4 nights and 5 days in Bogota, I will have to say that Bogota, Colombia is pretty safe during the day. At night, Bogota can be a whole different animal depending on which neighborhood you’re in. The middle and upper class neighborhoods Chapinero (including Zona Rosa, Zona G) and Usaquen are safe […]

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Apply for Potentially Merged Airlines Credit Cards

It was not too long ago that Continental merged with United and the Chase Continental credit card was no longer available. Luckily I had applied for this card and canceled before it was discontinued. This allowed me to also apply for the new Chase United card after the merger. This got me thinking that with the […]

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So, You Want To Go To Thailand…

If I had a nickle for every time some asked me about traveling to Thailand I’d be…well…I’d have a few dollars. Seriously though, tons of people ask me about planning trips to Thailand so I thought I’d put a post together on it. 1 day If you’re in Thailand for 1 day (on a layover […]

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The Sights and Sounds of Marina Bay in Singapore

The Marina Bay neighborhood of Singapore is mostly comprised of the financial district and the surrounding harbourfront. You’re likely to be in this area if you wear a suit and a tie to work. A lot of the high end hotels and restaurants are also in the financial district of Singapore. Introduction to Singapore LAX […]

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