Win A 10 Day Culinary Trip For 2 To Peru

peruThere’s a week left to enter the Peru Restaurant Week Sweepstakes.

One lucky winner will win a trip for two to Peru which includes flights, culinary adventures which includes hotel stays and luxury train travel. The winner and guest will also each get a $500 Mastercard!

Kim and I visited Peru around 10 years ago. We had an amazing time seeing lots of amazing sites in (pretty much) a budget way. I’d love to win this prize and visit the country again. Continue reading Win A 10 Day Culinary Trip For 2 To Peru

Budget Travel Tip: Save Money, Visit the Hotel Fitness Center

Hotel Fitness CenterAround 2.5 years back I wrote a post where I shared a tip about a way that the Michael W Travels family saves some money during trips thanks to the hotel fitness center. We still do this on most trips so I felt it was worthy of sharing again…

It’s safe to say that the majority of you love to save money when traveling and in everyday life. I know I’m constantly looking for ways to save money, get a deal or earn a sweet bonus of miles/ points or cash back.

If you’re looking for an easy way to save some money on your next trip, I’d recommend that you continue reading. Continue reading Budget Travel Tip: Save Money, Visit the Hotel Fitness Center

Win A Trip For 2 To Macao- Two Winners!

macaoExpedia and the Macao Government Tourism Office are giving two lucky winners a trip for two to Macao! (One winner from the US and one from Australia.)

The prize includes airfare, hotel stay and more.

Kim and I visited Macao years back as a day trip from Hong Kong. We really enjoyed our time there but we would’ve liked to have had better weather and had a chance to try some traditional Macanese food. I’d love to win this prize to get to go back to see more of this territory. Continue reading Win A Trip For 2 To Macao- Two Winners!

Win A Trip For 2 To New York City from School of Rock

school of rockSchool of Rock is running the Bohemian Rhapsody Sweepstakes where one lucky winner will win a trip for 2 to New York City!

The prize includes airfare, a three nights hotel stay, a karaoke experience and more!

Considering I live in Brooklyn, NY, I won’t be entering to win this prize. (It does sound like a great experience but I’d rather not have to pay taxes on the value of this prize.) Continue reading Win A Trip For 2 To New York City from School of Rock

Emotional Support Squirrel Booted Off Plane, Air India Plane Hits Wall During Take Off, New York Pizza Festival, Town In Swiss Alps Becoming Hotel, Yogi Berra Museum & More- The Rehash

RehashA couple of weeks back I wrote about how I was considering booking a cheap fare to Spain. I decided to wait for now and the prices have gone up a bit, but there still seems to be bargain options available on and off.

Rather than buy any fares, I’ve been trying to see if my American Airlines miles could be of use. There is some hope but it’s very difficult to use AA miles around school breaks. Sad…

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading Emotional Support Squirrel Booted Off Plane, Air India Plane Hits Wall During Take Off, New York Pizza Festival, Town In Swiss Alps Becoming Hotel, Yogi Berra Museum & More- The Rehash

Ritz Carlton’s Cruise Ship, Uber Electric Scooter Service, Hyatt Adds Spas, World’s Longest Flight, Getting Travel Insurance, Fastest Growing Tourist Destinations, Best Wings In US & More- Travel News

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Continue reading Ritz Carlton’s Cruise Ship, Uber Electric Scooter Service, Hyatt Adds Spas, World’s Longest Flight, Getting Travel Insurance, Fastest Growing Tourist Destinations, Best Wings In US & More- Travel News

A Visit to the Yogi Berra Museum, A Must for Baseball Fans!

yogi berraWhen it comes to sports, baseball is my favorite.

I’ve seen games in many stadiums in the US and I have also been to games in Canada, Cuba, Japan and South Korea.

A visit to the Baseball Hall of Fame is a must for any fan. I’ve been there three times and would like to go again. I also visited the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, another amazing museum all about baseball where you can also learn how bats are made. Continue reading A Visit to the Yogi Berra Museum, A Must for Baseball Fans!