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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

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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

Tempting United Miles Offer, Sleep In Plane Cargo Holds, Kid Upgraded To Business Class For Writing Note, Ridiculous Reasons For Being Kicked Off Planes, Travel Contests- The Rehash!

rehashI’m currently looking into some ideas for our longer summer trip for 2018. I’d love to use some American Airlines miles since Kim and I have a lot of them, but it isn’t easy finding award availability!

The minimum spend for my newest credit card is almost completed. I’m now hoping to find another card worth applying for. (This won’t be easy!)

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading Tempting United Miles Offer, Sleep In Plane Cargo Holds, Kid Upgraded To Business Class For Writing Note, Ridiculous Reasons For Being Kicked Off Planes, Travel Contests- The Rehash!

Stand-Up Airplane Seats, Travel Hacks, Budget Airline Flying Under The Radar, Lodging Sector Needs Airbnb’s Help, Find Every Street In US With Your Name & More- Travel News

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Continue reading Stand-Up Airplane Seats, Travel Hacks, Budget Airline Flying Under The Radar, Lodging Sector Needs Airbnb’s Help, Find Every Street In US With Your Name & More- Travel News

Most Ridiculous Reasons For Being Kicked Off Of A Plane

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There are many legitimate reasons for being kicked off of a plane. I think of things like being verbally or physically abusive to others on the flight, trying to self-upgrade to a premium cabin and other things along those lines.

Then there are some questionable or ridiculous reasons for being kicked off of a flight.

Smarter Travel came up with a list of 9 Outrageous Reasons To Get Kicked Off A Plane. Continue reading Most Ridiculous Reasons For Being Kicked Off Of A Plane

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!