March 2013


You Named Your Dream Destination – And The Winner Is

We had an overwhelming amount of participation in the First2Board Name Your Destination contest.  Thank you for your participation. The first person we drew said they wanted to go to Rome, Italy. Unfortunately, that’s not a US city – somebody didn’t…




The Last piece of 1,000-point Banana Chocolate Cake

By PlushAdventures Platinum Hyatt Gold Passport members had historically been awarded a Platinum Extras award for every 3 stays completed. The award options included a club upgrade, a food & beverage amenity or extra points when dining at a property…


Name Your Destination – Win Round-trip Airfare & Accommodations

First2Board is giving away an amazing getaway to one lucky winner! Enter the “Name Your Destination Getaway” contest for a chance to win 2 domestic round-trip airfares from within the US to any city within the US, 2 nights accommodations, and $100…


It’s #TravelTuesday! Time for an amazing giveaway from @First2Board

@First2Board is having an amazing #TravelTuesday Giveaway! Enter the “Name Your Destination Getaway” contest for a chance to win 2 domestic round-trip airfares from within the US to any city within the US, 2 nights accommodations, and $100 in spending money! (Official…




One on One with Hotel Impossible’s Anthony Melchiorri

Have you seen the Travel Channel’s show, Hotel Impossible? If you haven’t, you’re missing out. In tonight’s episode, Hotel Impossible takes on the  Western Riviera in Grand Lake, CO (show airs March 25th at 10pm/9pm C).  Since I’m a hotel junkie, it’s…




Is Charleston SC International Airport really International?

Charleston International Airport is South Carolina’s busiest airport, but the real question is how many of the 2,520,829 passengers who passed through the airport in 2012 flew internationally? The answer may or may not surprise you. Zero. Zero passengers flying commercially…



@USAirways pilots meal pre-order service

I got an interesting email this week – since I’m not upgraded on my flight from Charlotte to Phoenix…yet…. I was offered the opportunity to pre-order a fresh meal from USAirways. Choices are determined by flight times, and there are a variety of…