Netflix Pisses Jordanians Off, Filmed Amman Street As Israel

NetflixSince signing up for T-Mobile around a year back we’ve really enjoyed the free Netflix subscription.

Netflix makes lots of people happy by offering excellent original programming and some solid movie options. However, the streaming service just managed to piss off the country of Jordan. Continue reading Netflix Pisses Jordanians Off, Filmed Amman Street As Israel

2018 Travel Holiday Gift Guide from Michael W Travels

With the holidays fast approaching, I’m sure that many of you have some shopping to do.

Here is my 2018 Travel Holiday Gift Guide.  Not so surprisingly you’ll find items which are either good for or related to traveling on it. Take a look and you’ll find something that appeals to every traveler in your life. Continue reading 2018 Travel Holiday Gift Guide from Michael W Travels

US Inflight Sexual Misconduct Task Force, Chinese Hotels Being Inspected For Poor Cleaning Practices, PGA Founded In NYC Hotel, Keens Burger Review, & More- The Rehash!

rehashLast week I wrote about how I had applied for a credit card and was awaiting a response as to whether or not I was approved.

I expected a call from the bank for more information before getting a decision. To my surprise, I received an envelope over the weekend with my new credit card inside!

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading US Inflight Sexual Misconduct Task Force, Chinese Hotels Being Inspected For Poor Cleaning Practices, PGA Founded In NYC Hotel, Keens Burger Review, & More- The Rehash!

Airport Therapy Gators, Holiday Travel Mistakes, Get A Piece of the Eiffel Tower, Never Put Bare Feet Up On Planes, UNESCO Heritage Cities To Visit, Early Black Friday Travel Deals- Travel News

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Continue reading Airport Therapy Gators, Holiday Travel Mistakes, Get A Piece of the Eiffel Tower, Never Put Bare Feet Up On Planes, UNESCO Heritage Cities To Visit, Early Black Friday Travel Deals- Travel News

GROSS: Chinese Hotels Being Inspected for Unsanitary Cleaning Practices

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You never know how well  hotels have been cleaned after guests checked out and you show up for your stay.

Were the bed sheets changed, was the toilet seat wiped down properly? How about the the cups & utensils , were they washed or replaced with clean ones?

14 hotels in China are being inspected by the authorities  due to hidden camera recordings of cleaning crews using dirty towels to clean cups and glasses. Continue reading GROSS: Chinese Hotels Being Inspected for Unsanitary Cleaning Practices

In-Flight Sexual Misconduct Task Force created by Trump Administration

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The Trump Administration wants to crack down on sexual misconduct taking place during flights.

Earlier in the week, the creation of a National In-Flight Sexual Misconduct Task Force was announced by Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao. Continue reading In-Flight Sexual Misconduct Task Force created by Trump Administration

Food Review: The Cheeseburger At Keens Steakhouse

keens steakhouseKeens Steakhouse is one of the oldest restaurants in NYC, founded in 1885.

Keens is famous for their outstanding mutton chop which Kim and I tried a few years back and really enjoyed. There is another item on their pub menu which I’ve wanted to try for quite some time.

I finally got to try the cheeseburger at Keens Steakhouse and in no way did it disappoint! Continue reading Food Review: The Cheeseburger At Keens Steakhouse

Ridiculous Street Signs #24: Stairs Ahead- Flushing Meadows Park

Flushing Meadows ParkIt’s been a while since I last came across a bizarre or ridiculous street sign. I think the last time I spotted one was back in February. (From time to time, I also post signs contributed by friends and readers which can be a lot of fun!)

For those of you unfamiliar with these signs, check out my collection of Ridiculous Street Signs here.

The Michael W Travels family recently headed to Flushing Meadows Park for a visit to the Queens Zoo. Continue reading Ridiculous Street Signs #24: Stairs Ahead- Flushing Meadows Park

Win A Trip For Two To Puerto Vallarta from Southwest Vacations

Puerto VallartaIn the November Southwest Vacations Sweepstakes, one lucky winner will win a trip for two to Puerto Vallarta.

The prize includes airfare, hotel stay and airport & hotel transfers.

Kim and I went on a trip to Puerto Vallarta a few years back and had a great time. (Find out what we did here.) There’s lots to do like food tours, water sports, markets, water sports and more.  Continue reading Win A Trip For Two To Puerto Vallarta from Southwest Vacations