As the world focuses on Cecil the Lion and the American dentist who hunted him down for his own entertainment, there are far too many anim..
today’s #frifotos theme is Asia, and i thought i’d share some photos of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, from my recent trip. as you can see, it still..
Back in June of 2011 I had the most amazing meal at the Phoenician Scottsdale at celebrity Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s J&G Steakhouse..
Have you ever been on a trip and realized you’ve forgotten something? It’s never a good feeling. Last week on a trip I forgot some presc..
Did you know that Starwood has a program called Nights and Flights? It’s a redemption program that I always forget about.
i wrote a couple years ago about how invaluable the Google Translate app (Android and iOS) has been on my travels. that’s most definitely ..
so there’s more than just the train?
for the most part i never think about using a bus to travel between cities in Europe since the tra..
This past weekend I got to spend a hot and sunny weekend in at one of Starwood’s amazing properties known as The Phoenician Resort and Spa..
To understand the history of Pad Thai, you need to understand the words. Pad means fried and refers to the fried noodles. Thai – that’s o..
So you’re planning a trip to one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world, Phuket, Thailand. What are the top 5 things to do..
A few weeks ago I wrote about my initial reactions to traveling with the Apple Watch and how it could benefit travelers. Now that I’ve ha..
If you have an American Express card then you have the opportunity to take advantage of their many “spend offers”. These usually entail sp..
Chiang Mai is a northern city in Thailand that is surrounded by tropical jungle and hills. One of the most popular tourist activities in ..
Yesterday I was surprised to get an email from Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) welcoming me to their new Spire Elite membership rewards..
The Naka Island Phuket is a Starwood Luxury Collection Resort & Spa. An exclusive all-villa resort on Naka Yai island, it’s just 30 minut..
Here are some credit cards that currently have increased bonus offers compared to their standard offers:
Marriott Visa Signature f..
As I speculated, the all inclusive Hyatt Resort in Los Cabos is pushing back its opening date from Aug 15 to Sept 15, 2015. They began se..
not that i’d recommend a connection that involves switching airports in Moscow to anyone, but in case you ever do*. note that you will nee..
no matter what your guidebook says, the cable car that goes up to Kok-Tobe hill from behind the Palace of the Republic is closed. it’s bee..
May have actually said "HOLY F*CK" several times on the way up it's that great.
— Jonathan Khoo (@jonk) June 30, 2015
i twisted my ankle yesterday stepping into a ditch (gotta watch out f..