Mott32 Restaurant in Hong Kong Review

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Mott32 Restaurant in Hong Kong Review John Carter over at Top Travel Tips had recommended me this restaurant a short time before my trip so I decided to check it out. It was close to Hong Kong Station so I thought I would stop in before going to my hotel on a Sunday night. When…

American Airlines DFW-HKG Business 77W Review

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American Airlines DFW-HKG Business 77W Review I managed to clear my SWU upgrade the afternoon before my flight to Hong Kong. This was one of the first few 77W AA flies that has the newest business class seats that lie completely flat. It can be a bit narrow for some people but I was just…

Sheraton Selects New Zealand Launch Celebration

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Sheraton Selects New Zealand Launch Celebration I was invited to this event by their social media team. Starwood likes to do small launch parties in their different markets and this one happened to be in Boston. The social media team sent my information to the Starwood corporate who were planning this event. The corporate team…

Kenai River Marathon 2014 Review

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Kenai River Marathon 2014 Review There was a nice deal to Alaska from Boston in early fall so I did a quick search of which marathon I could do near Anchorage in early September. I found the Kenai River marathon that was on September 28th. My flight was on Saturday and got into Anchorage Saturday…

Oregon Marathon 2014 Review

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Oregon Marathon 2014 Review There was a deal between Boston and Portland, OR, so naturally I found a mileage run that fit with the marathon. Luckily, the marathon was scheduled on a Saturday and also offered race day packet pickup so I could fly in Friday night and then leave Sunday morning, which was cheaper…

A Stroll Through the Hong Kong Protests

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A Stroll Through the Hong Kong Protests I landed at HKG just a few hours ago. As I was walking from Hong Kong Station to the restaurant a fellow F2B blogger John Carter over at Top Travel Tips recommended to me, I saw the barricades so I knew the protest was nearby. The restaurant was…

Use Citi AA Exec or Amex Blue Cash for AA EXP?

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Use Citi AA Exec or Amex Blue Cash for AA EXP? This year, I have spent close to $40,000 on my Citi Executive® / AAdvantage® World EliteTM MasterCard® to get the 10,000 EQM. Here were the reasons why I signed up for this card: 100,000 bonus miles (who wouldn’t?) Admirals Club membership (to replace the…

Antarctica Marathon 2014: AA First EZE-MIA-BOS Review

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Antarctica Marathon 2014: AA First EZE-MIA-BOS Review This is a post about my first class award ticket on American Airlines EZE-MIA-BOS 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…

Antarctica Marathon 2014: Sheraton BA convention Center Review

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Antarctica Marathon 2014: Sheraton BA convention Center Review This is a post about the room I got at the Sheraton BA Convention Center after spending 10 days at sea. 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…