A few questions people often ask me is what day is the best day to buy airfare, what’s the best day to fly, and how soon should I buy my ticket, amongst many others! The answers to these questions are a bit complex, and not as black and white as […]
Review: Sheraton Grand Rio de Janeiro Hotel & Resort
I decided to spend my 41st birthday in Brazil this year, and we decided on the Sheraton Grand, I am so glad we did! The two hotels we were considering, were the Sheraton Grand, and the JW Marriott Copacabana. I am sure the JW was an ok hotel, but the […]
A New Contender for Best Cellular Service for Travelers!
I recently wrote an article about T-Mobile, and frankly it is still my main carrier, but I keep hearing more and more chatter about T-Mobile cutting people off if they use a lot of roamong data. On one hand they push the fact that you can roam so much, on […]
What Travel Apps I Use
Im not sure what we did before we had “apps” but now we really depend on them to do almost everything, including planning and executing travel. The apps I use may be different than you may need, but I hope to give you a good idea of at least what […]
“How Do You Travel so Much?” A Refresher Post!
Tony, “How do you travel so much” or, “How do you do it?”, I get asked this ALL THE TIME! As a matter of fact, the reason I started this blog a few years ago was because of this exact question! Sometimes people are rude about it, other times people […]
Someone Earned Over a Million Miles Renting Cars, Learn How to Start Earning Yourself!
I am always telling anyone who will listen that any chance to spend money is an opportunity to earn miles or points, renting cars is no different. I was reading an article from The Points Guy Blog, about a man that earned 1.2 million United miles renting cars, just since […]
My Vegan Explorations in Brussels
I just returned from a short weekend trip to Brussels, Belgium. My good friend Shane met me there and committed to trying to stay Vegan the best possible for the trip , and for the most part he did. Shane is not Vegan but he appreciates and understands it! I […]
Black Friday & Cyber Monday Travel Deals !
Today and tomorrow are some of the busiest shopping days of the year! This time of year is also one of the busiest travel times of the year! Several travel companies are getting in the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale game as well. In this post I will go […]
Speed Through Airport and Stadium Security Like a VIP With CLEAR !
I love to travel, but sometimes I hate the actual traveling part. Any time I can do or get something that makes the process smoother, easier, less stressful, or even fun, I jump on it! CLEAR started out a few years ago as an expedited airport security program, and has […]
Briggs & Riley , My New Luggage of Choice , a Review!
So I finally broke down and bought a new carry-on a month or so ago. Previously I had used a Samsonite for about 3 years and although it looked a little rough, the only issue with it was the wheels were starting to seize up and make noises and not […]
The Only Phone Service for Travelers… Free Roaming Anyone?
One thing I use while setting up a trip, or while on a trip is my phone! I use it to navigate strange cities, use Uber, HappyCow, google Maps, and many other apps. I am able to do this without changing any sim cards or anything else because I have […]
Free and Easy Marriott Points
As you may already know by now, I love free points! Marriott , the owner of SPG, is giving away 1000 bonus points just for answering a simple question about football. Marriott has been doing this promotion every Sunday and it ends in just a little over an hour from […]