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FBI Arrests Man For Stealing Thumb Of One Of Famed Terracotta Warriors

Terracotta Warriors
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An American man was recently arrested by the FBI for causing significant damage to one of the famed Terracotta Warriors statues.

The man was attending, “an ugly-sweater party,” according to the FBI at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Continue reading FBI Arrests Man For Stealing Thumb Of One Of Famed Terracotta Warriors

Woman Yells At Baby On Flight- Suspended From Job, Free White Castle, 25,000 Hyatt Points Bonus Offer, 10,000 IHG Bonus Points Offer, Woman Climbs Into X-Ray Machine, The Rehash!

RehashThe Michael W Travels family is currently in Cyprus. We’ve had a great time so far and the only real negative is that we don’t have more time to explore the island. Tomorrow, we’ll be heading to Greece to explore for a few days.

We’ve been quite busy (and tired) so there isn’t much else going on here. Hopefully, I didn’t miss out on any great deals while we’ve been away! Continue reading Woman Yells At Baby On Flight- Suspended From Job, Free White Castle, 25,000 Hyatt Points Bonus Offer, 10,000 IHG Bonus Points Offer, Woman Climbs Into X-Ray Machine, The Rehash!

Worried About Valuables, Woman Climbs Into X-Ray Machine In Train Station

train stationYou always have to be careful and pay extra attention to your valuables at the train station. They can be crowded and you never know if someone might try to grab your things.

One woman was gonig through a security check at a train station in China and was worried to let her bag out of her sight. Continue reading Worried About Valuables, Woman Climbs Into X-Ray Machine In Train Station

Free Wyndham Night, Lonely Planet Best in the US List, Airline Tells Passenger To Flush Emotional Support Hamster, Oldest Pizzeria in US, LL Bean Ends Lifetime Return Policy & More- The Rehash

rehashThe Michael W Travels family is excited for our upcoming trip! We’ll be leaving on Friday night, heading to Greece and Cyprus! This will be our first time to both countries, except for Kim who visited Greece years back.

Have any of you been watching the Olympics? We watched the opening ceremonies and a few events so far. One day I’d love to attend the Olympics in person. Would you?

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading Free Wyndham Night, Lonely Planet Best in the US List, Airline Tells Passenger To Flush Emotional Support Hamster, Oldest Pizzeria in US, LL Bean Ends Lifetime Return Policy & More- The Rehash

This Resort Stay Comes With $10,000 Worth of Designer Shoes

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I recently wrote about an awesome amenity where you could borrow a Canada Goose jacket at one hotel. Another hotel has a watch butler and allows for you to borrow a Shinola watch.

When visiting hotels I like to see what welcome amenities are given out at Club Carlson properties. (Many give nada these days…) Lucas loves getting pens during our hotel stays.

One resort will now be giving guests $10,000 worth of designer shoes during their stay. Continue reading This Resort Stay Comes With $10,000 Worth of Designer Shoes

Alaska Airlines Flights Turns Around Due To Naked Passenger

Alaska Airlines
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You might expect a flight to turn around due to a mechanical issue, turbulence or something along those lines. Flights have been know to turn back or make emergency landings for a variety of bizarre reasons.

A flight made an emergency landing due to a smartphonebird strikes and after being struck by lightning,

Recently, an Alaska Airlines flight had to turn back due to a naked passenger. Continue reading Alaska Airlines Flights Turns Around Due To Naked Passenger

Spirit Airlines Told Passenger To Flush Emotional Support Hamster Down Toilet

Spirit Airlines
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The airlines have been pushing back by making it tougher to fly with emotional support animals and I can’t say that I disagree with them.

Years back I rarely recall ever seeming emotional support animals in the airport. These days, it seems like I see animals in the airport all the time. Continue reading Spirit Airlines Told Passenger To Flush Emotional Support Hamster Down Toilet

NYC’s Popular Chelsea Market At Risk Thanks To Google

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Food halls and markets are quite popular around NYC and one of the oldest ones I recall visiting is Chelsea Market.

Located at 75 Ninth Avenue, Chelsea Market is a great place to grab a bite or a snack with a variety of great options. (For awesome burgers and chicken sandwiches, I recommend that you give Creamline a try.)

The market is very popular with locals and tourists alike but the fate of the market could be threatened by Google. Continue reading NYC’s Popular Chelsea Market At Risk Thanks To Google