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About That $291 Roundtrip Deal To Beijing, China…

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A little over two weeks back I wrote about A Deal Too Good To Pass Up- $291.39 Roundtrip To Beijing, China.

I booked flights for myself and 8 year-old son Lucas to Beijing. We were both really excited to head back to China for a quick visit to Beijing and the Great Wall. It would also be our first Father- Son Trip in quite some time.

However, things changed around 10 days after booking. Continue reading About That $291 Roundtrip Deal To Beijing, China…

Beijing, China- $291.39 Roundtrip, A Deal Too Good To Pass Up!

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For quite some time, I’ve been on the look out for an airfare deal for February break (aka Midwinter Recess in NYC.)

This year, Kim can’t take off of work during this time so the plan was for Lucas and I to go on a Father- Son Trip for the first time in a while.

When I mentioned the idea to Lucas, he was really excited. I asked him for ideas of where we should go. His first thought was Paris! I’d say he made a great choice but we were just there last winter break (December 2018).

I kept an eye on Paris prices just in case nothing else materialized until I came across a deal to Beijing, China. Continue reading Beijing, China- $291.39 Roundtrip, A Deal Too Good To Pass Up!

An Awesome Birthday Surprise From Alamo Drafthouse

Alamo DrafthouseAlamo Drafthouse is a movie chain known for offering food and drinks (of the adult variety, too) brought to guests by waiters.

I’ve also read how the chain “is famous for its strict policy of requiring its audiences to maintain proper cinemagoing etiquette”, according to Wikipedia.

Alamo Drafthouse has 40 locations with more currently in the works. A Brooklyn location opened a few years back but I’ve still yet to visit. Continue reading An Awesome Birthday Surprise From Alamo Drafthouse

Delta Offers SkyMiles Members A Disney Plus Extended Free Trial

Disney PlusSince its debut a little over a month back, Disney Plus has been a hot topic. It seems like those who have subscribed now can’t live without the streaming service.

We’re not looking to add to our cable bill (and we also have NetFlix thanks to T-Mobile) but we have been curious about giving Disney Plus a try. Continue reading Delta Offers SkyMiles Members A Disney Plus Extended Free Trial

Get A Junior Frosty From Wendy’s For A Year For $2, But…

WendysFrom time to time I like to write about fast food, primarily focusing on international McDonald’s locations. (I most recently wrote about how McD’s now has a permanent online shop.)

I’ve also written about Jollibee, a Filipino chain a few times. Let’s not forget about Shake Shack, my favorite fast-casual burger chain.

For those of you who are fans of Wendys, I have a deal for you! Continue reading Get A Junior Frosty From Wendy’s For A Year For $2, But…

Save An Easy $30 At Target By Purchasing Gift Cards- TODAY ONLY!

TargetThe Michael W Travels family loves shopping at Target. We find that the store offers tons of items at reasonable prices. Some of our favorite things to shop for include clothing (mostly for the kids), food, and products for our home.

While shopping at the store, I usually pay for my purchases with gift cards bought at Staples. I earn 5X points on purchases made at Staples (with my Chase Ink card) so the gift cards allow me to earn 5X points on Target purchases. Continue reading Save An Easy $30 At Target By Purchasing Gift Cards- TODAY ONLY!

Awesome Deal On Clothing Arts, Makers of My Favorite Travel Pants!

Clothing ArtsBack in 2014, I wrote a review about what I’d consider to be possibly the best travel pants ever  by Clothing Arts.

For those of you unfamiliar with these pants, they’re known for being Pick-Pocket Proof! (For more details check out my review in the link above.)

Besides making great pants, Clothing Arts also makes shorts. Continue reading Awesome Deal On Clothing Arts, Makers of My Favorite Travel Pants!

Starbucks Black Friday Deal: Travel Cup + Unlimited Coffee For Month $40

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While I’m not a coffee drinker, this deal from Starbucks is bound to pique the interest of many of you.

ABC7NY.com reports that, “Starbucks is offering a Black Friday deal that keeps on giving“.

The popular coffee company will be selling a “brewed refill tumbler” Continue reading Starbucks Black Friday Deal: Travel Cup + Unlimited Coffee For Month $40

Problem Solved! I Have 100 Amex Offers For Each Of My Cards

Amex OffersYesterday I wrote about how it was strange that neither of my American Express cards had any Amex Offers.

Using the live chat feature didn’t give me any answers other than to call a customer care number for support (which I’ve yet to do).

After posting about my Amex Offers issue Continue reading Problem Solved! I Have 100 Amex Offers For Each Of My Cards

Strange! Why Don’t My Accounts Have Any Amex Offers?

Amex OffersA couple of days back I logged onto American Express to pay my bills. While on the site, I scrolled towards the bottom of the screen to see which Amex Offers might be available.

When I got to the section where the Amex Offers are shown, I was surprised to see the image above for both of my accounts! Continue reading Strange! Why Don’t My Accounts Have Any Amex Offers?