News Update $25,000 taco $12 Blanket Diverts Flight
Hope you are all having a good week. Happy Friday! Who’s ready for the weekend? I’m spending the weekend in Chicago celebrating a friends birthday. Before I go, I wanted to share some of the stories I read this morning. As you know, I read a lot of blog posts and news articles and highlight a few of them several times a week. Did I miss something you saw that is worth sharing? Let me know and I will post it on a future blog post.
You Can Buy the World’s Most Expensive Taco for $25,000 – Here is another excess luxury item for you. This time it’s in the form of a taco. Feel free to add on the tequila for $150,000 for a well rounded meal.
Hawaii Flight Diverts Over a $12 Blanket – I guess someone really didn’t want to buy the airline blanket on a flight from Las Vegas. Its unfortunate the other passengers had to wait so long and they had to waste so much fuel.
Hilton Honors Full Point Awards At 60 Hotels February 28 & March 8, 2017 (Before And After Award Changes) – I was curious how the new system would work out in practice. When I’ve searched myself, I didn’t notice much of a change. It is interesting to see all the ones that had increased cost. Fortunately there are some ones that offered great savings.
Join TPG for a St. Patrick’s Day Bash in Washington, D.C. – If any of you are in Washington DC next week, I’d recommend signing up for the party. TPG puts on some great ones and I am sure this one will be no exception.
Watch a Former Bond Girl Pack 100 Items in a Carry-on in 2 Minutes – Can you pack 100 items in your carry on? This actress does it in two minutes.
LUFTHANSA FIRST CLASS REVIEW, FRANKFURT TO NEW YORK – This high school senior got started in the miles and points game early and has experienced some awesome products. Here is his review of Lufthansa First Class. I laughed a bit when he talked about his acquired taste for dry champagne… I didn’t know you could do that at 18!
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