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Earn An EASY 50 Marriott Rewards Points For A Tweet

Marriott Rewards Points

Last week I wrote about a way to earn up to 45,000 Marriott Rewards points for being social.

When you Connect and Collect, you earn free points for posting on Instagram and Twitter during campaigns. Around 3-4 campaigns are supposed to launch each month and I just came across the first one. Continue reading Earn An EASY 50 Marriott Rewards Points For A Tweet

733,844 Miles & Points + $4,000= 5 Weeks in the Pacific for Family of 4

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Polynesian Air DHC-6 300 Twin Otter

The Michael W Travels family is currently on a 5 week trip around the Pacific.

I usually like to write up a detailed trip report to show all of the costs involved but for this trip it’s just too much info.  To simplify things, I’ll just share all of the miles and points used to help book our epic trip as well as an approximate amount of cash spent. Continue reading 733,844 Miles & Points + $4,000= 5 Weeks in the Pacific for Family of 4

Enter To Win A Lufthansa First Class Duck!

Lufthansa First ClassLufthansa First Class Ducks are highly collectible yet hard to come by since you can only get them at the First Class Lounge & Terminal. You could also purchase them on sites like eBay or ask a friend that has multiples to give you one!

Every week @Lufthansa_FCT runs a contest on Twitter, giving away a duck to one lucky winner. Continue reading Enter To Win A Lufthansa First Class Duck!

Trouble Strikes Again- United Airlines Blamed For Dog’s Death

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It’s been a really bad year for United Airlines with a wide variety of negative incidents taking place.

The main headline grabber was a passenger being dragged off of a United Airlines plane back in April. A few days later, a scorpion stung a passenger during a flight. In late June, a baby overheated on a plane stuck on the tarmac. There’s been other incidents too…

Now United is being blamed for a dog’s death. Continue reading Trouble Strikes Again- United Airlines Blamed For Dog’s Death

Windshield Destroyed By Hail- Pilot Lands Plane, Teen Opens Emergency Door As Plane Taxis, Junk-Foodie Layover in LA, Earn Up To 45,000 Marriott Points, Sex Abusers Arrested After Texting On Plane & More- The Rehash!

RehashThe Michael W Travels family is currently on our Summer Trip Around the Pacific.

We’re currently on the Solomon Islands which doesn’t normally see a ton of tourists. However, that is not currently the case as we coincidentally happen to be here during the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal. There are WWII history buffs and relatives of those who fought in the war all over. We also saw the car for the Prime Minister of the Solomons and New Zealand drive by on the road. Continue reading Windshield Destroyed By Hail- Pilot Lands Plane, Teen Opens Emergency Door As Plane Taxis, Junk-Foodie Layover in LA, Earn Up To 45,000 Marriott Points, Sex Abusers Arrested After Texting On Plane & More- The Rehash!

Coolest Small Town in US, United’s Free Food Trucks, Off-the-Grid Getaway, Items for Solo Trips, Subway Etiquette, Most Popular Cruise Destinations & More- Travel News

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Continue reading Coolest Small Town in US, United’s Free Food Trucks, Off-the-Grid Getaway, Items for Solo Trips, Subway Etiquette, Most Popular Cruise Destinations & More- Travel News