British Airways Lawsuit- Cash or Avios, Women Kissing Kicked Out Of Uber, Marriott Anniversary Gift, Odd Travel Collection, The Amazing Una Pizza Napoletana & More- The Rehash!

rehashKim and I have been very busy working on plans for our two summer trips. We ran into a car rental issue which was solved with some calling around via Skype.

Now we’re working out the itinerary for our longer trip which is still a long way from being completed.

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading British Airways Lawsuit- Cash or Avios, Women Kissing Kicked Out Of Uber, Marriott Anniversary Gift, Odd Travel Collection, The Amazing Una Pizza Napoletana & More- The Rehash!

Cruiser Passenger Demands Refund Due To Snoring, Bourdain To Remain On NetFlix, Differences Between Hotels & Motels, Upscale Intercontinental Hotels Brand & More- Travel News

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Continue reading Cruiser Passenger Demands Refund Due To Snoring, Bourdain To Remain On NetFlix, Differences Between Hotels & Motels, Upscale Intercontinental Hotels Brand & More- Travel News

I Finally Tried Una Pizza Napoletana And It Was Amazing!

una pizza napoletanaLast summer, the Michael W Travels family was supposed to have a long layover in San Francisco on the way home from our trip around the Pacific.

I had plans for our short visit… We were going to go to a San Francisco Giants game and dine at Una Pizza Napoletana. Due to a delayed flight, we never made it to San Francisco.

Fast forward a few months later. Anthony Mangieri of Una Pizza Napoletana announced that he was closing his shop in SF and coming home to New York City! Continue reading I Finally Tried Una Pizza Napoletana And It Was Amazing!

Do Not Disturb- One Man’s Odd Travel Collection

Do Not DisturbWhen it comes to travel, I’ve collected various things over the years. I used to get a shot  glass from places we visited. After a while (and many glasses), I gave up on this collection.

I still collect local hats, masks and amenity kits from some of our flights.

One of the odder collections I’ve heard about  is the world record Pizza Box Collection held by Scott Wiener of Scott’s Pizza Tours. His collection included boxes from all over the world.

Last month, CNN reported on a very odd yet interesting collection related to travel. Continue reading Do Not Disturb- One Man’s Odd Travel Collection

Best Western Summer Promo: $20 GC on 1st Stay, 2,000 Bonus Points On Additional Stays

Best WesternYesterday, Kim received a mailer from Best Western with an offer to have an Incredibly Rewarding Summer.

The mailer featured the animated cast for the movie Incredibles 2 which seems to have nothing to do with the offer (besides the word incredibly used under the picture.) Continue reading Best Western Summer Promo: $20 GC on 1st Stay, 2,000 Bonus Points On Additional Stays

Be Careful Taking Selfies: Couple Falls To Death During Vacation

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Taking selfies can be quite the dangerous activity.

A few years back, I wrote about a boy who fell 1,640 feet off of a cliff and survived. A year later, a man destroyed a 126 year-old statue while taking a selfie. The country Croatia told visitors to stop taking stupid and dangerous selfies. A woman fell 60 feet off of a bridge taking a selfie.

The New York Post had a tragic story related to selfies. Continue reading Be Careful Taking Selfies: Couple Falls To Death During Vacation

Should I Choose Cash or Avios in the British Airways Class Action Lawsuit?

British Airways
image: Aero Shots

At the beginning of the month there were lots of articles about a class action lawsuit against British Airways.

The lawsuit was related to British Airways charging fuel surcharges although “the fees had nothing to do with the cost of fuel“, according to View From The Wing. Continue reading Should I Choose Cash or Avios in the British Airways Class Action Lawsuit?