you may remember my excitement in visiting the planned capital of Kazakhstan, Astana, and the amazing architecture there. well, the simila..
It’s 4X Fuel Points at Kroger this Labor Day weekend for the purchase of gift gards. “I don’t buy gift cards,” you say. Well, what about g..
Many hotel chains are beginning to make a transition to optional keyless entry with Starwood Hotels being among them. With SPG Keyless, yo..
a short public service announcement
i’m currently in my 24th Airbnb, a lovely apartment two blocks from Av. Paulista in Sao Paulo. i’ve..
y’all, i can’t even tell you what an upgrade this is from the old one. finally out of the dark ages (literally dark and also anci..
I had a friend send a message on Facebook the other day which said something to the effect of “I don’t fly because I don’t like people go..
Here are the current promotions that are available to register going into the fall for 2015:
MegaBonus registration is out…
I love trying new things when I travel and I love writing my Foodie posts. In Hong Kong For Foodies, I’m covering some new restaurants an..
Ever been to the happiest place on Earth? I did when I was about 10…in a city called Anaheim, California. Well, looks like there is anot..
I must be on the ‘send her email last list’ because I just received the notice from Hilton for their Fall promotion. And, on first look, t..
Today, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide launched its latest top-tier brand – Sheraton Grand – in hopes that it will further enhance the..
Last year, after hitting my 100 required nights, I was assigned an SPG Ambassador. Although I have been an SPG elite for the past 9 years,..
Like all the other islands, 48 hours will give you a brief opportunity to explore Hawaii Island, but if you only have 48 hours, here’s wha..
A while back I announced that VeryGoodPoints, the blog I started in 2011, would become Explorations.Guru. Well, the time has come for me ..
Two and a half years after starting First2Board with my dear friend and colleague, Stacey (Explorations Guru), and remaining happily behin..
i was surprised to see a new(-to-me) entertainment option on my Lufthansa Frankfurt to London flight this morning — streaming entertainme..
If you’re not familiar with Thai, you might have trouble sounding out the name of their international airport, Suvarnabhumi also known by ..
Emirates is once again having a two for one sale! This time the flights are from JFK (New York) to Milan for fall travel. The fare sales a..
Based out of Austin, Texas, Silvercar has challenged and succeeded in the car rental market by renting only Audi-A4 automobiles. I have wr..
i’m going to try and keep this post PG but there may be content some readers may find slightly NSFW.
you may know by now that i love ex..