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My Very Frustrating Delta Airlines Award Booking Fail

Delta AirlinesKim and I have been throwing around some ideas for a while now about where we should go over the summer.

Last summer, the Michael W Travels family spent 5 Weeks in the Pacific. This year we’re looking at a four-week trip since we also have two shorter trips earlier in the summer.

I thought I found a very good Delta Airlines awards flight redemption. However, when I went to book the flight, I ran into some problems. Continue reading My Very Frustrating Delta Airlines Award Booking Fail

Enter For A Chance To Win A Trip For 2 To Sri Lanka

sri lankaHere, a travel magazine from Away luggage is giving one lucky winner a trip for two to Sri Lanka.

The prize includes airfare, one week hotel stay and Away luggage!

I’ve been wanting to visit Sri Lanka for years so I’d love to win this prize. (Away luggage looks really nice so it would be nice to win that too! 🙂 ) Continue reading Enter For A Chance To Win A Trip For 2 To Sri Lanka

The First East Coast Location Of Voodoo Doughnuts To Open

Voodoo DoughnutsI first heard about Voodoo Doughnuts thanks to one of the travel- related food shows years back. What I most recalled were the Voodoo doll shaped doughnuts as well as those topped with cereal and other interesting things.

In October 2016 the Michael W Travels family took a trip to Portland, Oregon. During the visit, I finally got to try Voodoo Doughnuts. Continue reading The First East Coast Location Of Voodoo Doughnuts To Open

Find Out Why The Country Swaziland Is Changing Its Name

Swaziland
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Swaziland is a landlocked country bordered by South Africa and Mozambique.

The tiny country is an absolute monarchy ruled by King Mswati who calls all of the shots. The king holds all of the power with no other branch of government there to check or question his decisions… including renaming the country! Continue reading Find Out Why The Country Swaziland Is Changing Its Name

Enter For A Chance To Win A Lufthansa First Class Duck

Lufthansa First ClassLufthansa First Class Ducks are highly collectible yet hard to come by since you can only get them at the First Class Lounge & Terminal. You could also purchase them on sites like eBay or ask a friend that has multiples to give you one!

@Lufthansa_FCT runs a contest (usually each week) on Twitter, giving away a duck to one lucky winner. Continue reading Enter For A Chance To Win A Lufthansa First Class Duck

The Best Travel Purchase Billionaire Mark Cuban Ever Made

Mark Cuban
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Mark Cuban is worth close to $4 billion so be could buy pretty much anything that his heart desires.

Cuban made the bulk of his fortune initially when he sold Broadcast.com to Yahoo. Since then he’s bought the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, owns a few airplanes and is one of the investors on ABC’s Shark Tank.

T+L recently shared information about one of the best purchases Mark Cuban ever made. Continue reading The Best Travel Purchase Billionaire Mark Cuban Ever Made

The Most Popular US National Park, A Great Road Trip Destination

US National Parks
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US National Parks are amazing places to visit. What makes the parks so great are the amount of diversity in terms of what you might see.

To date, I haven’t seen enough of the US National Parks, having only visited four- American Samoa, Badlands, Everglades and Mammoth Cave. During these visits, I’ve seen a lot of variety and I’d definitely like to see more in the future. Continue reading The Most Popular US National Park, A Great Road Trip Destination

Tourist Finds Scorpion In Luggage After Returning From Trip To Africa

scorpion
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Scorpions can be quite the nuisance.

A scorpion attacked a woman on an Alaska Airlines flight back in 2015. That same year another one stung a man three times causing a flight to turn back. Last year, a scorpion stung a passenger on a United flight.

In the latest incident involving the little arachnid, luckily nobody was stung… Continue reading Tourist Finds Scorpion In Luggage After Returning From Trip To Africa