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..
Packing a suitcase can cause stress for some travelers while others have it down to a routine. What type of packing personality are..
Ever wondered if you can earn points for your pets when they travel with you? The answer is yes, if you fly JetBlue or Virgin Australia. ..
originally posted to my VSCO Journal (except it doesn’t want to work…)
the process of getting a VOA at KWI (FYI) isn’t terribly complicated — the problem is you have NO IDEA WHAT YOU’RE DOING. i wasn’t going ..
Hilton Hotels announced last year that they would be improving the check in process for travelers through digital check ins. Throughout t..
I was doing some browsing on Amaz.on yesterday and I saw an advertisement about Prime Pantry. Naturally I had to find out what it’s all ab..
Everyone has their own travel style and must have gear when going on vacation. Here are are my items of choice when traveling:
If there’s one thing I love to do in Thailand it’s shop. On my last trip I noticed signs at the airport international arrivals area that ..
originally posted to my VSCO Journal
Southwest of Manama in Hamad Town stands a marketplace, Souq Waqif. The first row of merchants..
The SPG American Express Personal and Business Card added new features to its card effective today which include:
- No Foreign Transacti..
i never tire of sacred spaces, from any religion, and while i’ve toured many mosques, none has come with such an excellent tour. i’m still..