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Delta Bans Emotional Support Animals On Long Flights

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Emotional Support Animals on planes have been a hot topic for quite some time.

Many people break the rules so their pets can fly. A passenger with an emotional support squirrel was kicked off an Alaska Airlines flight a couple of months back.

Earlier in the year, airlines started implementing new rules regarding emotional support animals. United banned an emotional support peacock from flying and there’s also the story about Daniel, an emotional support duck! Continue reading Delta Bans Emotional Support Animals On Long Flights

What We Used $2700 in Delta Vouchers For, Pill To Help Traveler’s Diarrhea, Former NBA Payer Suing United, Eiffel Tower Closes & More- The Rehash!

rehashAs the winter break nears, we’ve been busy tying up lose ends surrounding our upcoming trip. The last things to do on our list are booking tickets for a few sights we plan to visit in an attempt to avoid long lines.

Otherwise, it’s been pretty slow here when it comes to travel.

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading What We Used $2700 in Delta Vouchers For, Pill To Help Traveler’s Diarrhea, Former NBA Payer Suing United, Eiffel Tower Closes & More- The Rehash!

What Did We Book With $2,700 In Delta Air Lines Vouchers From A Bump?

Delta Air LinesDuring last year’s winter trip, we took a bump on New Year’s Eve on the way home from Austin, Texas. This allowed me to turn 63,000 SkyMiles into $2,700 in Delta Air Lines vouchers.

Kim and I were very excited with the opportunity to turn one long day of travel into what could potentially be enough money in vouchers for another trip! Continue reading What Did We Book With $2,700 In Delta Air Lines Vouchers From A Bump?

New Pill Can Help With Traveler’s Diarrhea During Your Next Trip

Travelers DiarrheaWhen visiting different countries, you have to be very careful with what you eat and drink.

The things you ingest can definitely mess with your insides, causing Travelers Diarrhea. (Yes, I’m sure you have an awesome picture in your mind of this…) Continue reading New Pill Can Help With Traveler’s Diarrhea During Your Next Trip

Southwest Employee Makes Fun Of Kid’s Name, Win A Share Of 1,000,000 AA Miles, Engine Cover Flies Off Frontier Plane, Win Flight Anywhere JetBlue Flies, & More- The Rehash!

rehashIf you happen to be visiting New York City over the holidays, I have a good show recommendation for you (and it’s kid- friendly).

I got an invite to the show The Illusionists, Magic of the Holidays which is on Broadway. Kim and I didn’t know what to expect. It was really entertaining, funny and definitely left us wondering- how did they do that! Continue reading Southwest Employee Makes Fun Of Kid’s Name, Win A Share Of 1,000,000 AA Miles, Engine Cover Flies Off Frontier Plane, Win Flight Anywhere JetBlue Flies, & More- The Rehash!

Kimpton’s New Social Password, Netflix Pisses Jordanians Off, Kickstarter Product Improves Inflight Comfort, 2018 Travel Gift Guide & More- The Rehash!

rehashI hope that everybody had a nice Thanksgiving Weekend.

Besides doing some shopping (online only), we headed to Philadelphia for a one- night visit where we ate some good food. We also went to the Legoland Discovery Center, which both Lucas and Theo really love.

How has your weekend gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading Kimpton’s New Social Password, Netflix Pisses Jordanians Off, Kickstarter Product Improves Inflight Comfort, 2018 Travel Gift Guide & More- The Rehash!

Can This Kickstarter Product Improve Your Inflight Comfort?

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image: Kickstarter: NapUp Fly

I think most of us would agree that flying isn’t the most comfortable activity and the lack of leg space isn’t usually the biggest problem.

I find the biggest issue to be with my neck. When I lean back in the seat, my head touches the headrest and my shoulders/ back touch the seat. However, this creates a space without support for my neck. Continue reading Can This Kickstarter Product Improve Your Inflight Comfort?

2018 Travel Holiday Gift Guide from Michael W Travels

With the holidays fast approaching, I’m sure that many of you have some shopping to do.

Here is my 2018 Travel Holiday Gift Guide.  Not so surprisingly you’ll find items which are either good for or related to traveling on it. Take a look and you’ll find something that appeals to every traveler in your life. Continue reading 2018 Travel Holiday Gift Guide from Michael W Travels

US Inflight Sexual Misconduct Task Force, Chinese Hotels Being Inspected For Poor Cleaning Practices, PGA Founded In NYC Hotel, Keens Burger Review, & More- The Rehash!

rehashLast week I wrote about how I had applied for a credit card and was awaiting a response as to whether or not I was approved.

I expected a call from the bank for more information before getting a decision. To my surprise, I received an envelope over the weekend with my new credit card inside!

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading US Inflight Sexual Misconduct Task Force, Chinese Hotels Being Inspected For Poor Cleaning Practices, PGA Founded In NYC Hotel, Keens Burger Review, & More- The Rehash!