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Watch The Trailer For The New Anthony Bourdain Film, Free Samples At Costco Are Back, McDonald’s To Debut Rewards Program & More- The Rehash!

RehashYesterday we went to the Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit in NYC.

Kim and I had an awesome time and were really impressed and I’d highly recommend going. While we didn’t bring the kids along, I think it would also be a lot of fun for little ones.

I plan to write a more detailed review of our visit (hopefully)!

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel?

Now it’s time to take a look back at some of this past week’s posts in a recap that I like to call, The Rehash!

Here is your chance to Win A 5 Day, 4 Night Trip For Two To Honolulu, Hawaii. Enter by June 9, 2021.

Did you hear the Big News: Free Samples Are Coming Back To Costco Stores!

I definitely plan to see this film… Check Out The Trailer For Anthony Bourdain Film Coming Out In July.

Big pizza news: New Brooklyn Pizza Shop From Lucali’s Mark Iacono Opening Next Week.

It’s always nice to be rewarded… McDonald’s To Debut New MyMcDonald’s Rewards Program!

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Win United Flights In Any Class Of Service For A Year (5 Winners), There’s A Friends Wall In NYC, Win A Trip To Punta Cana & More- The Rehash!

rehashI hope that you all had a nice Memorial Day Weekend.

Over the weekend, we spent a couple of nights in New York City. Hyatt points made our stay possible since we wouldn’t have paid the high cash price for the room… Continue reading Win United Flights In Any Class Of Service For A Year (5 Winners), There’s A Friends Wall In NYC, Win A Trip To Punta Cana & More- The Rehash!

New England Pats Jet Delivers 500,000 COVID Vaccines To El Salvador, Legoland NY Opens May 29, Vaxxed- Get FREE Shake Shack Fries & More- The Rehash!

rehashOur trip to El Salvador is just about a month away.

There’s still a lot of planning to get done for our first real trip in over a year. We’re hoping that we actually get to take the trip… You never know what can happen with COVID still causing trouble around the world. Continue reading New England Pats Jet Delivers 500,000 COVID Vaccines To El Salvador, Legoland NY Opens May 29, Vaxxed- Get FREE Shake Shack Fries & More- The Rehash!

Win 250,000 Hilton Honors Points, United Adding More Beer To Flights, Wine & Snacks, Go Rollerskating At The TWA Hotel Runway & More- The Rehash!

rehashWhile checking over my current hotel award nights, it was nice to see that some of the expiration dates have been extended.

It looks like we now have until the end of 2021 to use our small stockpile of Hyatt nights and the end of January 2022 to use our Marriott free nights. Have you checked the expiration dates of your hotel free nights? Continue reading Win 250,000 Hilton Honors Points, United Adding More Beer To Flights, Wine & Snacks, Go Rollerskating At The TWA Hotel Runway & More- The Rehash!

40K Miles + Tax To Croatia (RT), Disney Employee Banned For Drinking From Fountains, Win A Family Trip For 4 To DR & More- The Rehash!

RehashAfter debating about heading to Croatia this August, we now have a flight booked thanks in part to an awesome deal. Check out the details at the link below!

We have a lot of planning to do for the trip but before that, we still have to sort out the details for our trip to El Salvador when school ends. Continue reading 40K Miles + Tax To Croatia (RT), Disney Employee Banned For Drinking From Fountains, Win A Family Trip For 4 To DR & More- The Rehash!

Disney World Employee Fired, Banned For Drinking From Park Fountains

Disney WorldIt probably isn’t easy to get banned by Disney World for life. However, one former employee managed to receive that penalty recently.

After being fired from his job as a Disney World cast member earlier this year, Jason Jeter continued to visit the park as a guest. Continue reading Disney World Employee Fired, Banned For Drinking From Park Fountains

40,000 Miles + Tax To Croatia (RT), A Deal Too Good To Pass Up!

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Last month, I wrote how Croatia was reopening to travelers which made it a serious contender for our August summer trip.

When United announced that they would be starting non stop flights to the country, it became an even better option for us.

I started searching and keeping an eye on award flights from Newark to Dubrovnik soon after. Continue reading 40,000 Miles + Tax To Croatia (RT), A Deal Too Good To Pass Up!

REAL ID Deadline Extended To 2023, TSA Extends Face Mask Requirements, US Travel Advisory Bans India, Win Any 8 Day Viking Cruise & More- The Rehash!

RehashI’m currently on the lookout for a new credit card.

I recently received an e-mail from United Airlines regarding the new United Quest card.

The card is pretty interesting. It offers a signup bonus of up to 100,000 miles and a variety of other benefits. The annual fee isn’t cheap at $250 but a United $125 purchase credit and a Global Entry or TSA PreCheck fee credit definitely offset it. Continue reading REAL ID Deadline Extended To 2023, TSA Extends Face Mask Requirements, US Travel Advisory Bans India, Win Any 8 Day Viking Cruise & More- The Rehash!

REAL ID Deadline To Fly Domestically In US Extended Until May 2023

REAL IDOn October  1, 2021 air travelers in the US, 18 years of age or older were going to need “a REAL ID -compliant driver’s license or identification card, state-issued enhanced driver’s license, or another TSA-acceptable form of identification at airport security checkpoints for domestic air travel“, according to the DHS.

With that deadline less than six months away, the date has now been pushed back once again. Continue reading REAL ID Deadline To Fly Domestically In US Extended Until May 2023

Win 100,000 Marriott Bonvoy Points, Coolest Place To Get A COVID Vaccine, Win A $10,000 National Park Adventure, UberEats Chick-fil-A Offer- The Rehash!

rehashOver the weekend, Kim and I decided to spend some time wandering around NYC’s Chinatown.

During this visit, we checked out a bunch of shops we had never been to before. I definitely plan to return to some of them again (Kam Hing Coffee Shop is at the top of the list. They sell incredible flavored sponge-cakes!) Continue reading Win 100,000 Marriott Bonvoy Points, Coolest Place To Get A COVID Vaccine, Win A $10,000 National Park Adventure, UberEats Chick-fil-A Offer- The Rehash!