ACT FAST: Win 2 First Class Tix to Caribbean on Delta Airlines

delta airlinesDelta Airlines has been running the Go Fridays Contest over the summer. Each week there’s been different prizes being given out but none of them really caught my eye.

However, the final week’s prize is pretty impressive but you’ll have to act fast and enter by August 31 at 11:59 pm ET. Continue reading ACT FAST: Win 2 First Class Tix to Caribbean on Delta Airlines

Win A Share of 500,000 American Airlines Miles

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AA would like to reward “savvy travelers” who share their “tricks of the trade” by giving away lots of American Airlines miles!

Just for sharing a travel tip to make flying easier you’ll get to pick from one of seven charities that AA will make a donation of 250 miles to.

So what’s in it for you? Let’s find out. Continue reading Win A Share of 500,000 American Airlines Miles

Earn 1000 Bonus Miles With United MileagePlus Shopping

United MileagePlus Shopping

United MileagePlus Shopping is running the Fall Fun & Sports bonus campaign, offering us an easy way to earn 1,000 bonus miles!

To earn the bonus you’ll need to do some shopping at the United MileagePlus Shopping mall in a limited amount of time.

Here is how the promo works. Continue reading Earn 1000 Bonus Miles With United MileagePlus Shopping

Trying Out the Most Unique Idaho Potato in Boise

During my trip to Boise, Idaho with Lucas earlier this summer, we had a fun time checking out various sites around the city.

We also tried some of Boise’s culinary highlights. One of the fun things we did was start off our trip by trying to conquer Big Jud’s 1lb Burger. (Find out how we did in my post.)

To finish our visit, we decided to head over to the Westside Drive-In to try what might just be the most unique Idaho potato! Continue reading Trying Out the Most Unique Idaho Potato in Boise

Shortest Flight, LaGuardia Lockdown, Bizarre Emotional Support Animal, Hotel Free Nights Value, 75000 JetBlue Points, Free Iceland Flights & More- The Rehash!

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I’ve been itching to book a flight for a future trip so I decided to take advantage of United’s coach award sale to Asia. Over Spring Break, we’ll be heading back to what’s probably my favorite part of the world.

This past week I flew to Boston to fulfill the terms of the JetBlue Virgin America points match. Now I’m just waiting to see when my bonus posts!

How has your week when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading Shortest Flight, LaGuardia Lockdown, Bizarre Emotional Support Animal, Hotel Free Nights Value, 75000 JetBlue Points, Free Iceland Flights & More- The Rehash!

Virgin America Giving Away Trip for 2 to San Francisco

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Virgin America is currently running the #RestingPitchFace Sweepstakes where one lucky winner will win a trip for two to San Francisco, California!

The giveaway seems to be a great little prize for those of us that like baseball since the prize includes tickets to a SF Giants game!

I’d love to win this prize for a couple of reasons. I haven’t been to San Francisco in years and I’d love to check out AT&T Park, considered to be one of the nicest MLB baseball stadiums. Continue reading Virgin America Giving Away Trip for 2 to San Francisco

Stranded in Micronesia, Rescued Thanks to SOS in Sand

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image: US Embassy Kolonia (Facebook)

A couple of years back I wrote about 5 snorkelers being rescued on the Whitsunday Islands in Australia thanks to writing an SOS in the sand.

When thinking of being stranded on an island, thoughts that come to mind are competitors on the show Survivor and Tom Hanks in the movie Castaway. Continue reading Stranded in Micronesia, Rescued Thanks to SOS in Sand

Historic Burger Sliders at White Mana in Jersey City

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I first came across the historic White Mana Diner, located in Jersey City, NJ when it made an appearance of the Food Network’s show Food Feuds.

White Mana’s home is a small, almost round building which was first used at the 1939 NY World’s Fair before it was moved to its present location in Jersey City. According to the sign outside, it’s been open in NJ since 1946. Continue reading Historic Burger Sliders at White Mana in Jersey City