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Game Changer? I Wore The Bluffworks Threshold T-Shirt 5 Straight Days!

BluffworksAt the 2019 New York Times Travel Show I came across a booth from Bluffworks, a travel clothing company. I chatted with their team and checked out some of their products, walking away impressed.

The company was kind enough to send me a few products to me to test out and review. (Check out my review, Bluffworks: A Couple Of Hits And A Miss.)

At the NY Times Travel Show, Bluffworks had one item on display which caught my attention, however it wasn’t yet available. Continue reading Game Changer? I Wore The Bluffworks Threshold T-Shirt 5 Straight Days!

48 Hours In Bangladesh With Kids!

BangladeshOver the summer of 2019, the Michael W Travels family went on a four week trip around South Asia. During this time, we visited five countries.

While doing research for the trip, I decided that this would be the perfect time for a quick visit to Bangladesh, a country none of us had ever visited before.

Here is what we did while spending 48 Hours in Bangladesh. Continue reading 48 Hours In Bangladesh With Kids!

Airline Plans To Stop Flight Attendants From Wearing Face Masks, Into The Wild Bus Removed From Wild, You Can Drink On Atlantic City Boardwalk, & More- The Rehash!

rehashI hope that everyone had a nice Father’s Day!

We didn’t get a chance to visit a new park this weekend but we did take a visit of sorts to New Orleans by taking out food from Brooklyn’s excellent Gumbo Bros.!

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading Airline Plans To Stop Flight Attendants From Wearing Face Masks, Into The Wild Bus Removed From Wild, You Can Drink On Atlantic City Boardwalk, & More- The Rehash!

Delta To Increase July Capacity By 1000 Flights, Virgin Voyages Delayed Launch, Man Drives Solo Across US In Rental Mustang in 25 Hours, Carnival Burning $650 Million Per Month- Travel News!

Travel NewsTravel News:

Continue reading Delta To Increase July Capacity By 1000 Flights, Virgin Voyages Delayed Launch, Man Drives Solo Across US In Rental Mustang in 25 Hours, Carnival Burning $650 Million Per Month- Travel News!

Bus From Into The Wild Removed From Wild For Safety Reasons

Into The Wild
image: screen capture from NBC News

Fairbanks Bus 142 was made famous by the Jon Krakauer book, Into the Wild. It probably gained even more fame from the movie which was based on the book.

Into the Wild is about the life of Chris McCandless who decides to live an unconventional life after graduating college. He decides to give his life savings to charity, work odd jobs and eventually hike into the Alaska wilderness, surviving for 114 days on the Stampede Trail in Denali National Park. Continue reading Bus From Into The Wild Removed From Wild For Safety Reasons

Get A FREE Sandwich Of Your Choice from Arby’s For A Very Limited Time

Arby'sThere’s been quite a few offers in recent years to get free sandwiches from fast food restaurants.

Most recently, I wrote about a way to get a free spicy chicken sandwich from Wendy’s. (Just an FYI, the offer is still available, even if you’ve already used it!)

For a very limited time, Arby’s is offering a Father’s Day promo for a free sandwich of your choice! Continue reading Get A FREE Sandwich Of Your Choice from Arby’s For A Very Limited Time

STUPID-Airline Plans To Stop Flight Attendants From Wearing Face Masks

Flight attendants
image: pixabay

Most airlines are getting a lot more strict when it comes to passengers wearing face masks. American Airlines banned a passenger who refused to wear a face mask and other airlines could do the same if a passenger does not comply.

One airline plans to stop flight attendants from wearing face masks for a really stupid reason… Continue reading STUPID-Airline Plans To Stop Flight Attendants From Wearing Face Masks

You Can Now Drink On The Boardwalk In Atlantic City

Atlantic City
image: pixabay

Atlantic City is well known for its casinos and boardwalk. For those of you who don’t like to gamble, there are also outlet shops in the area.

Due to COVID-19, business and tourism is down pretty much everywhere in the country. It’s probably safe to say this is true for all around the world. Continue reading You Can Now Drink On The Boardwalk In Atlantic City

Win A Trip For 2 To St Petersburg Clearwater, Florida

St Petersburg ClearwaterVisit St Peter Clearwater is running the Brighter Days Ahead Sweepstakes where one lucky winner will win a trip for two to St Petersburg Clearwater, Florida.

The prize includes airfare, a four night hotel stay, $500 gift card and more!

I can’t say that St Petersburg Clearwater is really on my radar as a place to visit but after things get better regarding COVID-19, a trip just about anywhere would be nice so yes, I’d love to win this prize! Continue reading Win A Trip For 2 To St Petersburg Clearwater, Florida

McDonald’s Sri Lanka, Visiting A Bizarre National Monument, Half Of New LaGuardia Airport Terminal Opens, Win Flights To Iceland & More- The Rehash!

rehashWe’ve been keeping up with visiting a new park each weekend, which has been fun. ¬†And with the school year almost over, Kim and I are debating whether or not we should take a road trip.

At the moment, we’re not really considering booking flights so a road trip would be a very good option. Where do you stand with plans for future trips? Continue reading McDonald’s Sri Lanka, Visiting A Bizarre National Monument, Half Of New LaGuardia Airport Terminal Opens, Win Flights To Iceland & More- The Rehash!