Happy 10th Birthday World Traveler Lucas- 70 Countries Visited!

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A couple of weeks back my not so little man Lucas reached double digits! I can’t believe that he is 10 years old! To celebrate, we had our favorite burger at Peter Luger.

Due to COVID, 2020 wasn’t a very good year for anyone. In terms of travel, Lucas and I took a trip to the Netherlands, otherwise, we all went on some bunch of road trips.

While I didn’t write a 9th birthday post for my young world traveler, he was at 65 countries (UN Member States), adding only one new country that year. Continue reading Happy 10th Birthday World Traveler Lucas- 70 Countries Visited!

Lonely Planet Best In Travel 2022, Win A Trip To NBA All Star 2022, No Valentine’s Day Reservations At White Castle & More- The Rehash!

rehashAfter looking around for a new credit card sign up offer for, I finally applied for a card with a huge bonus offer.

The Capital One Venture X is a premium card with a high annual fee. With all of the perks the card comes with, it seems to be well worth it. Now, if the card would just arrive already!

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel?

Now it’s time to take a look back at some of this past week’s posts in a recap that I like to call, The Rehash!

Here is your chance to Win A Trip For 2 To NBA All Star 2022 or 1 Hotels.com Free Night. Enter by January 26, 2022.

Such sad news… No Reservations At White Castle For Valentine’s Day In 2022 But…

Enter for a chance to Win An Alaska Cruise For 2 On Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth! Enter by March 17, 2022.

Find out about Lonely Planet Best In Travel 2022- Top 10 Countries!

Looking for new travel clothes? Here’s a GREAT Deal On Clothing Arts, Makers of My Fav Travel Shorts & Pants!

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GREAT Deal On Clothing Arts, Makers of My Fav Travel Shorts & Pants!

Clothing ArtsBack in the summer of 2014, I wrote a review about what I’d consider to be possibly the best travel pants ever by Clothing Arts.

For those of you unfamiliar with these pants, they’re known for being Pick-Pocket Proof! (For more details check out my review in the link above.)

Besides making great pants, Clothing Arts also makes shorts, shirts and a really cool jacket. Continue reading GREAT Deal On Clothing Arts, Makers of My Fav Travel Shorts & Pants!

Lonely Planet Best In Travel 2022- Top 10 Countries!

Lonely PlanetAround New Years, many travel sites come out with their picks for the best places to travel for the upcoming year.

The New York Times recently shared their picks for 52 Places To Go For A Changed World.

My favorite travel guide company (can’t recall the last time I bought one), Lonely Planet shared their picks for Top 10 Countries in their Best In Travel 2022. Continue reading Lonely Planet Best In Travel 2022- Top 10 Countries!

Win An Alaska Cruise For 2 On Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth!

Alaska cruiseCarnival is currently running Cunard’s Best of Alaska Cruise Giveaway!

In the contest, one lucky winner will win an Alaska cruise for 2 on the Queen Elizabeth!

The prize sounds pretty sweet but there’s one big negative. The cruise leaves and returns to Vancouver and it’s the winner’s responsibility to get there (and back). Continue reading Win An Alaska Cruise For 2 On Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth!

No Reservations At White Castle For Valentine’s Day In 2022 But…

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White Castle usually offers Valentine’s Day dining reservations to celebrate the special day. I was definitely curious to see what this experience was like but my wife Kim definitely wasn’t interested.

Due to COVID, White Castle offered reservations to “come park & crave at their socially distanced car-hop style #LoveCastle” in 2021.  Again, Kim wasn’t interested! Continue reading No Reservations At White Castle For Valentine’s Day In 2022 But…

Win A Trip For 2 To NBA All Star 2022 or 1 Hotels.com Free Night

NBA All StarHotels.com is giving away a trip for two to NBA All Star 2022 in Cleveland, Ohio!

The prize includes airfare, a three night hotel stay and tickets to NBA All Star 2022! One winner will win a signed basketball & NBA jersey. Ten other winners will each win a Hotels.com free night! Continue reading Win A Trip For 2 To NBA All Star 2022 or 1 Hotels.com Free Night

Searching For Little Rock’s Little Rock, Passengers Stuck At Sea- Cruise Canceled During Trip, Brooklyn’s Peter Luger Opening In Las Vegas & More- The Rehash!

REHASHFor the past couple of weeks, I’ve been was searching for flights for a potential trip during our mid-winter break in February. The searching wasn’t for nothing, I found what I feel is a very solid deal.

Since Kim has work during the break, she won’t be coming along.  I’ll be flying solo with my two boys for the first time together. (Lucas and I have done quite a few trips together.) Continue reading Searching For Little Rock’s Little Rock, Passengers Stuck At Sea- Cruise Canceled During Trip, Brooklyn’s Peter Luger Opening In Las Vegas & More- The Rehash!

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