Category Archives: Travel Articles

Jennifer Garner Rescued While Kayaking In Sweden, Amish Uber, Baby Overheats Before Take- Off, Brawl Over Selfie- Spot At Trevi Fountain & More- The Rehash!

rehashThe Michael W Travels family is in the middle of a month long summer trip. So far, we’ve explored countries like Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova.

We’re currently in Azerbaijan and really enjoying its capital, Baku. It’s a walkable and really interesting city which were looking forward to seeing more of before heading off to our next destination. Continue reading Jennifer Garner Rescued While Kayaking In Sweden, Amish Uber, Baby Overheats Before Take- Off, Brawl Over Selfie- Spot At Trevi Fountain & More- The Rehash!

Final Season of Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown, Passengers Restrain Man- Made Threats During Flight, Packable Backpack, Win A Stay At The Great Wall Of China & More- The Rehash!

rehashThe Michael W Travels family is currently on our month long summer trip. We just completed the first week.

So far, we are having a great time exploring Belarus and Ukraine. We also took a night train for the first time. Talk about an interesting experience. I plan to write a review of our thoughts and about whether or not we’d recommend that kind of travel.

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be visiting four more countries. Follow our travels on Instagram (link to my account) by using the hashtag #6countries4weeks2kidsContinue reading Final Season of Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown, Passengers Restrain Man- Made Threats During Flight, Packable Backpack, Win A Stay At The Great Wall Of China & More- The Rehash!

Shake Shack Opening At LGA, What Not To Do If Missing Your Flight, Interesting IHG Timeshare Offer, LGA Airport Security Robot & More- The Rehash!

rehashOn Sunday night, the Michael W Travels family headed off on our month- long summer trip.

During our travels, we’ll be visiting six new countries. Some of the places we’ll be visiting are in a part of the world which we’ve never visited before, the Caucasus. This should be another interesting adventure.

Besides a variety of flights, renting a car and having a driver bring us across one of the borders, we’ll also be trying out a couple of overnight trains. Hopefully this goes well! Continue reading Shake Shack Opening At LGA, What Not To Do If Missing Your Flight, Interesting IHG Timeshare Offer, LGA Airport Security Robot & More- The Rehash!

AA Personal Device Entertainment Improvement, British Airways Award Booking Trick, Duck Tour Boat Tragedy, Win 1/ 100 Hilton $100 Gift Cards, Free Chick-fil-A For Life & More- The Rehash!

rehashThis upcoming weekend, the Michael W Travels family heads off on our month long summer trip. Kim and I are almost done with the planning and just how a few things left to figure out. We’ll be visiting 6 new countries including a region we’ve never been tobefore. Yes, we’re excited!

It’s been a slow year for credit card bonuses for me. I got approved for only my second new card of 2018 a couple of days back. Continue reading AA Personal Device Entertainment Improvement, British Airways Award Booking Trick, Duck Tour Boat Tragedy, Win 1/ 100 Hilton $100 Gift Cards, Free Chick-fil-A For Life & More- The Rehash!

Personal Device Entertainment, A Lot Better On American Airlines Due To…

American AirlinesAirlines have been eliminating seat back inflight entertainment screens in recent years. With this move, some airlines offer free movies and TV shows to view on your personal device.

There are a couple of problems that I’ve had with this switch, with the main one being where to place the device. Holding your device while watching isn’t the most comfortable thing to do. One hack that I’ve tried is to use a ziplock to hang your phone in from the seat back.

On a recent American Airlines flight, something in the seat back made personal device entertainment a lot better. Continue reading Personal Device Entertainment, A Lot Better On American Airlines Due To…

Picking Feet On A Plane, Six Emmy Noms For Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown, Timeshare Offer We Couldn’t Refuse, $250 For 7 Minute Uber Ride, New Vietnamese Airline & More- The Rehash!

rehashHappy Amazon Prime Day!

Talk about a frustrating promotion. Since the event started, I can say that I’ve seen enough puppies along with messages that something went wrong!

Besides picking up a Kindle for Theo, I didn’t come across any other deals that I felt a need to take advantage of. How did you do? Continue reading Picking Feet On A Plane, Six Emmy Noms For Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown, Timeshare Offer We Couldn’t Refuse, $250 For 7 Minute Uber Ride, New Vietnamese Airline & More- The Rehash!

New Airline Will Make Flying Around Vietnam Much Better

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Kim recently sent me an article about how flying around Vietnam is about to get much better. This was of interest to me since I’d love to revisit the country.

During our short visit there, we didn’t get to see a lot of the country so I definitely plan to go back to Vietnam in the future. Continue reading New Airline Will Make Flying Around Vietnam Much Better

AirAsia Passenger Recorded Picking Skin Off Feet, Tossing It On Plane Floor

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An AirAsia passenger was caught on tape doing something really disgusting during a flight.

During a flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Hanoi, Vietnam, passenger Jade Thomas and boyfriend Trong Nguyen spotted another passenger across the aisle sitting with his feet up on the seat in front of him. Continue reading AirAsia Passenger Recorded Picking Skin Off Feet, Tossing It On Plane Floor

Anthony Bourdain Estate Value Is Surprising, FREE Slurpee on 7/11, Alexander Hamilton Birthplace, Man Arrested With Marijuana At Airport- Febreze Didn’t Work & More- The Rehash!

rehashSince getting back from St Kitts a week back, we’ve been very busy planning future trips.

This past week, we booked flights for two future 2018 trips. For one of the trips, we used the $2,700 in Delta Air Lines vouchers we received for taking a bump at the end of our 2017 winter break trip.

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading Anthony Bourdain Estate Value Is Surprising, FREE Slurpee on 7/11, Alexander Hamilton Birthplace, Man Arrested With Marijuana At Airport- Febreze Didn’t Work & More- The Rehash!

How Did I Do On This New York Times Travel Quiz?

New York TimesFrom time to time, I come across travel quizzes which test your knowledge of various elements of travel.

One of my favorites, doesn’t exactly test travel. The quiz wants to find out how many countries can you name in 7 minutes.

The New York Times has a new quiz trying to find out How Smart A Traveler Are You? Continue reading How Did I Do On This New York Times Travel Quiz?