One of the most important aspects of any kind of travel is having a place to rest your head at the end of the day – especially if you’ve been exploring by foot the whole time. And if you’re like me, all you’re after is having a clean set of sheets and at least some excuse […]
Last year I status matched to Alaska MVP Gold 75K. I think it’s a great program to have miles in, and also a great program because [at least for now] there are some reciprocal benefits on both American Airlines and Delta. At the beginning of the year, I wasn’t sure that I was going to try […]
Let this be said upfront: I love Airbnb. I have stayed at quite a few over the past year, and many have been fantastic experiences, and I’m sure I will stay at more Airbnbs over the coming years as well. However, I recently had a not-so-great experience with Airbnb. It really isn’t worth going into the specifics about it, but it has lead me to develop my Airbnb Best Practices.
This is a guest post written by the lovely Lisa Prang of lmpcollections.com. [facebook] Headed somewhere warm?Many people struggle with figuring out what to pack on a tropical vacation, let alone anywhere. If you are like me, I over pack even if it is an overnight trip! Reducing space in your luggage can be a headache […]
There were at least three occasions before I went to Egypt that the idea of me getting my head cut off was brought up in conversation. I thought that was a little extreme… But many people close to me were clearly concerned about my safety in Egypt. In reality, the worst thing that could have happened […]
I’m going to Beijing for two nights on one of those ~$450 roundtrip business class fares from Washington DC. Usually when I travel alone I stay in hostels, but since I am going to be in the city for such a short period of time anyway, meeting people and making friends isn’t high on my priority […]
Man… I struggled a bit with the Russian Visa… it seemed like depending on where I was looking online there were all kinds of different information, and even different costs listed! …but I finally got it taken care of. Here are the steps to success. How To Get A Russian Visa Fill out the Russia Visa […]
The sprawling city of Cairo and the surrounding areas can easily take weeks or months to even start to make a dent in, so with just two days to see the city I left a lot untouched. Here are my thoughts on the sites I was able to make it to. Cairo Free Walking Tour The […]
A United attack fare lead to a trip to Bahrain, the UAE, and Kuwait. Definitely not a “normal” place for more Americans to vacation, but who ever said that I was normal? Luckily I have other friends that are into weird trips, so Aaron and I set off on this one… As this is a TBT […]
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