Long security lines at US airports have been a major issue and topic of conversation for some time now.
Many are pointing fingers at the TSA for not effectively doing its job. The TSA recently said that they would be
. spending $28 million for more screeners
While nobody likes to spend extra money, it seems that these long waits are also costing the airlines so they too have been trying to help to make their flyers move through security quicker.
One way to save time is by having TSA PreCheck.
Continue reading JetBlue Giving TSA PreCheck To Mosaic Members!
, many airports around the world are most likely on a higher alert. awful terror attack at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport
With fears of other attacks around the world, New York’s JFK Terminal 5 was briefly closed yesterday due to a bomb scare.
Continue reading JFK Terminal 5 Closed Yesterday Due to Bomb Scare
Earlier in the day I wrote about
which I feel is pretty awesome. While I’ve never flown with Allegiant, more options are certainly a good thing for us flyers. Allegiant Air coming to the NYC market
Shortly after I posted about Allegiant I was even happier to receive an e-mail from WOW air with some even better news!
Continue reading Wow! WOW air Coming to NYC!
Times Square is an area in NYC that I try my best to avoid.
With an abundance of bright lights and costume characters, there’s also no shortage of mega-stores like M&Ms World, Hershey’s Chocolate World, Disney Store, a giant Toys R Us with a ferris wheel inside.
Food options aren’t great in the area and I’d recommend trying the
which is a short walk away. amazing onion soup burger at Le Rivage
If you’re a fan of breakfast, specifically cereal and you’ll be near Times Square you’ll soon have an interesting place to dine.
Continue reading Kellogg’s Cereal Restaurant Opening in NYC
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Most of you would probably agree that the more airline choices we have, the better. Competition is good and it can definitely help to bring down the prices on flights.
I was happy to come across news that budget airline Allegiant Air was coming to the New York market!
Continue reading Allegiant Air Coming to the New York Market
Kim, Lucas and I have enjoyed staying at some Airbnb properties over the years. Our first time using the service was back in 2012 when Lucas was around 7.5 months old. (Check out my review of the stay
What I also like about Airbnb are all of the different kinds of places you can stay! There are many
, like unique Airbnb options and igloos . You can also spend a night in tents , castles, yurts or celebrity homes . pubs
Earlier in the year I thought that Kim may have come across
. the most artsy and unique Airbnb property Continue reading Stay In A Bargain Airbnb in NYC for $39 Per Night!
image: Facebook- Richard V Gotti
During a Delta flight flying from Atlanta to Phoenix, a medical emergency took place and many passengers got involved to help the man out.
One of those passengers who pitched in was former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow.
(The last time that I heard a story about an athlete helping out during a flight was when former
.) Mets pitcher LaTroy Hawkins helped subdue an unruly passenger Continue reading Tim Tebow Pitches In During Medical Emergency During Flight
Last week I wrote about
. Jollibee, a fun food recommendation from Anthony Bourdain
Jollibee is a Filipino fast food chain which some might consider
the McDonald’s of the Philippines. While there are over 30 locations in the US, most are located on the West Coast (primarily in California).
The Michael W Travels family lives in Brooklyn, NY so we visited the Jollibee located in Queens. However, our options to dine at the chain will soon be increasing!
Continue reading Filipino Chain Jollibee Coming To NYC
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Last year an Uber driver got harassed by an NYPD detective after he let the cop know that he wasn’t using his signal when parking.
The incident was captured on video by the passenger in the back of the Uber. The video got over 4.5 million views on YouTube. It also has led to the driver Humayun Chaudry feeling “
humiliated“, according to Gothamist. Continue reading Uber Driver Suing NYPD Detective For Harassment
My first summer trip with Lucas is fast approaching, about two weeks away. The plans for that trip are pretty much all taken care of. Now it’s time to start working on planning the details of our other summer plans.
offer that The Points Guy wrote about is getting lots of attention. I’m now debating whether or not to go for it but there isn’t much time left to decide. JetBlue points match
How has your week gone in miles, points and travel?
Continue reading Jollibee, Apple Maps Feature, Actress Outburst on Plane, Tourist at Yellowstone Fined, Bourdain Market Delay, Contests, Bonus Offers & More- The Rehash!