All posts by Michael W

Bag Of Giant African Snails Seized From Traveler At JFK Airport!

African SnailsUS Customs and Border Patrol seized a bag of giant African snails at JFK Airport recently.

The man arrived in New York on a flight from Ghana and declared his stash of 22 snails. However, the slimy creatures are prohibited due to the danger and damage they can cause. Continue reading Bag Of Giant African Snails Seized From Traveler At JFK Airport!

Win JetBlue Mint Flights For Two (or 1/22 Other Prizes Including Flights)!

JetBlue MintJetBlue is currently running the 2021 GreenUp Sweepstakes to celebrate Earth month!

In the sweepstakes, 23 winners will win flights for two, all with carbon offset! The grand prize winner will win flights for two in JetBlue Mint!

We love flying JetBlue so I’d love to win any of these prizes. Continue reading Win JetBlue Mint Flights For Two (or 1/22 Other Prizes Including Flights)!

Shake Shack Offering A Couple Of New Limited Time Menu Items

Shake ShackI’ve mentioned many times over the years how Shake Shack is my favorite fast casual burger chain.

From time to time, Shack offers limited time menu items.

Last year we tried a Pat LaFrieda Steak Frites collab. Most recently, they offered a Korean-inspired menu. Shack is also collaborating with chefs across the US throughout the year. Continue reading Shake Shack Offering A Couple Of New Limited Time Menu Items

Famed Naples Pizzeria Da Michele Opening In NYC, Jollibee Opening Flagship Location In Times Square, Win A Trip For 2 To Tulum & More- The Rehash!

RehashAfter our original Spring Break plans fell through, we decided to go on a road trip to Western NY.

While there wasn’t a lot of things to do, we had fun eating our way around Buffalo, visiting the American side of Niagara Falls and checking out Rochester, NY. Continue reading Famed Naples Pizzeria Da Michele Opening In NYC, Jollibee Opening Flagship Location In Times Square, Win A Trip For 2 To Tulum & More- The Rehash!

Puerto Rico Imposes $100 Fine For Violating Face Mask Rules, CDC Guidelines On Vaccinated Travel, Change Fees Returning To Cheapest Fares & More- Travel News!

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Awesome! Jollibee Is Opening A Huge Flagship Location In NYC!

JollibeeAround five years back, we gave popular Filipino fast food chain Jollibee a try for the first time.

I had first heard about the restaurant when Anthony Bourdain visited on his CNN series, Parts Unknown. After seeing that a location existed in Queens, NY, we headed  over and it was instant fast food love! Continue reading Awesome! Jollibee Is Opening A Huge Flagship Location In NYC!

Get A FREE Mini Cheesecake From Junior’s… If You’re Vaccinated

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Junior’s Restaurant is known all over for their world- famous cheesecake. Besides their cheesecake, they also have an extensive menu of excellent food.

We love eating at Junior’s and especially love their Egg Creams!

The restaurant is currently offering a nice deal to get a free mini-cheesecake but there’s a catch… Continue reading Get A FREE Mini Cheesecake From Junior’s… If You’re Vaccinated

Win A $100 MLB Store Gift Card & NagGeo’s Book- It’s A Number Game!

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Major League Baseball and National Geographic are running the Opening Day Grand Prize Giveaway!

In the giveaway, one lucky winner will win a $100 MLB Store gift card and a copy of the NatGeo book, It’s a Number’s Game! Baseball signed by pitcher Sean Doolittle. Continue reading Win A $100 MLB Store Gift Card & NagGeo’s Book- It’s A Number Game!

L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele, Famed Naples Shop Opening In NYC!

L’Antica Pizzeria da MicheleL’Antica Pizzeria da Michele, a famous pizzeria from Naples, Italy will be expanding with a new location in NYC in late 2021.

The 150+ year old pizzeria will add to the list of excellent pizza options already available. Back in 2017, another famous Italian shop, Sorbillo Pizzeria opened in NYC. Continue reading L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele, Famed Naples Shop Opening In NYC!