Book An Economy Class Bed, Ridiculous Street Signs, Review of Old Town Bar- NYC, Win Flights To Australia A Briggs & Riley Carry On & More- The Rehash!

rehashLast week I mentioned how Kim and I each have some Wyndham points to spend before they expire. While we haven’t done anything about this yet, I’m hoping to book a two night stay in Philadelphia within the next few months.

I also just realized that my last uncapped IHG Free Night is expiring in the middle of May. This night is of little use on an upcoming trip so we might just book a night at a Kimpton property close to home in NYC. Continue reading Book An Economy Class Bed, Ridiculous Street Signs, Review of Old Town Bar- NYC, Win Flights To Australia A Briggs & Riley Carry On & More- The Rehash!

Woman Forgets Baby At Airport, AA Denies Bachelorette Party From Boarding, Google’s Hotel Site, Ethiopian Airlines’ Black Boxes Sent To Paris, Muji Self-Driving Bus & More- Travel News!

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Continue reading Woman Forgets Baby At Airport, AA Denies Bachelorette Party From Boarding, Google’s Hotel Site, Ethiopian Airlines’ Black Boxes Sent To Paris, Muji Self-Driving Bus & More- Travel News!

Win A Trip For Two To Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Punta CanaSouthwest Vacations is giving away a trip for two to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic!

The prize includes airfare, four nights hotel stay and more.

Kim, Lucas and I visited the Dominican Republic back in 2014 but we didn’t get to check out Punta Cana. I’d love to win this prize to go back to the DR and see another area. Continue reading Win A Trip For Two To Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Ridiculous Street Signs #25: Hot Dogs- Linden, New Jersey

Hot DogWhile on the way to a friend’s house in New Jersey, the Michael W Travels family decided to stop for lunch along the way.

Our food stop would be just past Staten Island, in Linden, NJ. The White Rose Diner is the kind of place where you feel like you’re stepping back in time. The most famous items on the menu are sliders and sandwiches made with Taylor Ham (a salty, porky NJ specialty). Continue reading Ridiculous Street Signs #25: Hot Dogs- Linden, New Jersey

Food Review: The Cheeseburger (& Wings) at Old Town Bar in NYC

Old TownBefore having kids, Kim and I used to go to the historic Old Town Bar (which has been around since 1892) for a drink from time to time. However, we didn’t realize that they served food back then. And when we did find out, we didn’t know that it was supposed to be really good.

A bit later on, I started reading that Old Town Bar served a really good burger. Considering how much I love burgers, I’ve wanted to give it a try for years but the timing was never right. Continue reading Food Review: The Cheeseburger (& Wings) at Old Town Bar in NYC

Hotels.com Contacted Me About Screwed Up Reservation, Flight Diverted- Hero Pilot Orders Pizza, Locals Want Street Closed To Tourists In Paris, Win A Trip To Disney World & More- The Rehash!

rehashIt’s been a slow week here related to travel.

I’m trying to figure out the best way to use some expiring Wyndham points. Kim and I each have 15,000+ miles expiring so we each need to book one night or lose the points. I’ll most likely book us a stay close to home in NYC or in Philly. Continue reading Hotels.com Contacted Me About Screwed Up Reservation, Flight Diverted- Hero Pilot Orders Pizza, Locals Want Street Closed To Tourists In Paris, Win A Trip To Disney World & More- The Rehash!