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Two Days left for US Airways Buy Miles Bonus

Reminder - The US Airways current Buy Miles Bonus Promotion ends on July 31st! There are only two days left for an opportunity to buy miles as follows: • Buy 10,000 to 19,000 miles, get 50% bonus miles • Buy 20,000 to 29,000 miles, get 75% bonus miles • Buy 30,000 to 50,000 miles, get 100% bonus […]


American Airlines Admirals Club – Miami North Terminal.

Mid June I took my first trip of the month and it was another International destination, I was headed to Barcelona being my first stop followed by Ibiza, Granada & Cordoba.My flight route was simple: LAX-MIA-BCN. I decided to take the first flight out of Los Angeles on June 19 and arrived in Miami at […]

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$25 Referral Credit from RueLaLa

RueLaLa increases Referral Bonus Do you use RueLaLa? RueLaLa is one of my favorite online shopping sites. RueLaLa is a fashion e-commerce company specializing in flash sales for its members. The site routinely has discounted luggage, vacations, bedding (such as that from W Hotel), clothing, shoes, etc. I always love when the Puma shoes roll around […]


The Un-Contest – or Rafflecopter Woes

Enter the ‘Un-Contest’ ahead of the Real Contest Giveaway So… I have a really nice Giveaway Contest planned (I think you will like the prizes) … and I plan to use Rafflecopter to help with collecting and sorting the entries. Only Rafflecopter appears not to be working correctly for my blog. Who would think that […]


Antarctica Marathon 2014: Day 3: Race Day

Antarctica Marathon 2014: Day 3: Race Day This is a post about the critical race day put on by Marathon Tours! 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) Review Shakeout […]


The Sights and Sounds of Xochimilco in Mexico City

After I checked into the Four Points by Sheraton Colonia Roma hotel, I headed to Xochimilco which is located south of Mexico City D.F (Districto Federal). I’ve been to Mexico City so many times, so I thought I would visit a new barrio (neighborhood). The main tourist attraction in Xochimilco is the canal system and […]


Visiting Brasilia, Brazil’s Capital City

I spent a day touring the capital city and visited several monuments and buildings. What is neat about the layout of the city is that it resembles an airplane. Below is a map with the points of interest of Brasilia. My first stop was the Television tower which is the 3rd largest structure in Brazil. You […]


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