Win A Virgin Voyages Trip For 2 To Cuba With Richard Branson

Richard BransonRichard Branson is celebrating his birthday by heading off to Havana, Cuba with Virgin Voyages.

To make the event even more fun, Virgin Voyages is running a sweepstakes where one lucky winner will win a trip for two aboard the ship! The only issue with the prize is that airfare isn’t included, so the winner will have to get to Miami on their own.

While I am not a fan of cruises, I’d love to win this prize. Continue reading Win A Virgin Voyages Trip For 2 To Cuba With Richard Branson

Possibly The Worst Time To Fly To Europe

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Last weekend, the Michael W Travels family headed off on our first trip of 2019 (over President’s Week break).

We headed to a destination which was the first city I ever visited in Europe- Barcelona. We also included a visit to Andorra, a first for all of us.

I was happy to find award availability for our flights using American Airlines AAdvantage miles. The only issue was the time of the flight. Continue reading Possibly The Worst Time To Fly To Europe

How Hotels.com Totally Screwed Up Our Reservation In Barcelona

hotels.comOver President’s Week break, the Michael W Travels family headed to Barcelona and Andorra. 

While originally planning the trip, we booked a five night stay at a small hotel from Hotels.com. As we started doing more research, plans changed so we ended up having to change our hotel reservation. Continue reading How Hotels.com Totally Screwed Up Our Reservation In Barcelona

Win A Trip For 4 To Dublin, Ireland from Jameson

JamesonJameson is currently running a sweepstakes where one lucky winner will win a trip for four to Dublin, Ireland!

The prize includes airfare, a three nights hotel stay, tour of the Jameson Distillery and more!

Two years back we visited Ireland and had a great time. I’d love to win this prize and visit Dublin again so I’ll definitely be entering. Continue reading Win A Trip For 4 To Dublin, Ireland from Jameson

Our National Pizza Day Adventure in Brooklyn, New Dubai Bus Route, Delta Air Lines Bonus Miles Challenge, Bizarre New York City Attraction, McDonald’s Monaco & More- The Rehash!

rehashWe’re currently on our President’s week trip.

The trip started in Barcelona, which happens to be first city I ever visited in Europe. For Kim, Lucas and Theo, this is their first time in Spain! Today, we drove to Andorra, a small landlocked country in the Pyrenees Mountains.

I hope to write about the trip in some upcoming future posts. Continue reading Our National Pizza Day Adventure in Brooklyn, New Dubai Bus Route, Delta Air Lines Bonus Miles Challenge, Bizarre New York City Attraction, McDonald’s Monaco & More- The Rehash!

Conquer Travel Anxieties, Craziest Things TSA Confiscated, Tourist Humped By Dolphin, Lonely Planet’s New CEO & Strategy, Woman’s Journey In Saudi Arabia & More- Travel News!

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Continue reading Conquer Travel Anxieties, Craziest Things TSA Confiscated, Tourist Humped By Dolphin, Lonely Planet’s New CEO & Strategy, Woman’s Journey In Saudi Arabia & More- Travel News!

Find Out What We Tried At McDonald’s Monaco

McDonaldsOver winter break 2018, the Michael W Travels family visited France and Monaco.

(Find out what we did with 5.5 hours in Monaco, one of the tiniest countries in the world.)

During our visit to Monaco we had lunch at McDonald’s. I had hoped to come across some local menu-items to order but we didn’t have much luck. The menu is virtually the same as at McDonald’s France, just cheaper! Continue reading Find Out What We Tried At McDonald’s Monaco

A Visit To A Bizarre Attraction, The Smallest Plot Of Land In New York City

new york cityA few years back I was skimming over Atlas Obscura looking for interesting and strange things to do in New York City.

During my search, I came across something that I had probably walked past many times, paying no attention to it. (An old friend of mine had lives down the block from the location.)

Just outside the Village Cigars shop in the West Village is the smallest plot of land in NYC! Continue reading A Visit To A Bizarre Attraction, The Smallest Plot Of Land In New York City

Dubai Has A New Bus Route To… Muscat, Oman

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(image: pixaby) This is Not A Bus In Dubai!

Dubai has a new bus route to an amazing destination which should be of interest to many…

The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority recently started a new bus route which can take you to another country. Three daily services will be able to take you from Dubai to Muscat, Oman! Continue reading Dubai Has A New Bus Route To… Muscat, Oman