Category Archives: Travel Articles

International Cryptozoology Museum, Digital Health App Could Make Travel Safer, Motel from Schitt’s Creek For Sale, Costa Rica Reopening To US & More -The Rehash!

rehashI hope that you all had a nice holiday weekend!

While it would’ve been nice to go away, it wasn’t in the plans for us this time. However, we did get to check out a fun nature trail in New Jersey. Keep an eye out for a post about it.

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading International Cryptozoology Museum, Digital Health App Could Make Travel Safer, Motel from Schitt’s Creek For Sale, Costa Rica Reopening To US & More -The Rehash!

CommonPass, Digital Health App Could Make Travel Safer During COVID-19

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One of the biggest issues with international travel during the pandemic has been knowing if travelers arriving at a destination have the appropriate health status to visit.

Lonely Planet reports that, “a new digital health pass called CommonPass is currently being trialed to hopefully make this process easier.” Continue reading CommonPass, Digital Health App Could Make Travel Safer During COVID-19

Win 100,000 Alaska Airlines Miles- 10 Winners, Disney- Not So Happiest Place On Earth, Barnes of Cellino & Barnes Dies In Plane Crash & More- The Rehash!

rehashWe’re thinking about what travel might look like for us over the next six months and it isn’t looking great. We’ll most likely take another road trip.

We’d like to book a flight somewhere in the not so distant future but the issue is that we’d most likely have to quarantine when we get back (for 14 days). This wouldn’t be doable with our work situations so it’s hard to say when we might be stepping on a plane again… Continue reading Win 100,000 Alaska Airlines Miles- 10 Winners, Disney- Not So Happiest Place On Earth, Barnes of Cellino & Barnes Dies In Plane Crash & More- The Rehash!

Not So Happiest Place On Earth… Disney Parks To Lay Off 28K Workers

Disney ParksThe coronavirus pandemic has caused many businesses to close. It’s been especially hard on hospitality businesses like restaurants.

Now, the happiest place on Earth will be feeling the affects of COVID-19…

Disney Parks will be laying off 28,000 of their workforce in California and Florida. Continue reading Not So Happiest Place On Earth… Disney Parks To Lay Off 28K Workers

Pooping Banned By NYC MTA, Visit To The Julius Sturgis Pretzel Factory, Secret Man Cave In Grand Central & More- The Rehash!

rehashI’m almost done completing the minimum spend to earn the sign up bonus on my newest credit card.

Now, it’s time to start considering other cards to apply for in the near future. Nothing really stands out to me at the moment so I’ll just wait, see and keep looking! Continue reading Pooping Banned By NYC MTA, Visit To The Julius Sturgis Pretzel Factory, Secret Man Cave In Grand Central & More- The Rehash!

Pizza Excellence In Upstate NY, AA Miles Earned (Lifetime)From BankDirect, Win 1,000,000 Hilton Honors Points, Win A Trip To A Disney Resort- The Rehash!

rehashIn late August I was approved for a Chase Sapphire Preferred card. Since then I’ve been working on completing the minimum spend to earn the sign up bonus.

Last week a substantially better offer came out for the card. I sent a secure message to Chase, expecting them to match the offer. To my surprise, I was denied! What the hell Chase! Continue reading Pizza Excellence In Upstate NY, AA Miles Earned (Lifetime)From BankDirect, Win 1,000,000 Hilton Honors Points, Win A Trip To A Disney Resort- The Rehash!

We Tried 15 Maine Lobster Rolls In 10 Days, First Movie Out Since COVID, Contests: Win 100,000 United Airlines and American Airlines Miles & More- The Rehash!

rehashThe last time I flew was back in February when I visited The Netherlands with my 8 year-old Lucas. Kim and Theo haven’t stepped foot on a plane since the end of our month-long trip around South Asia in the summer of 2019.

I’m hoping that we can go away over this year’s winter break. Maybe Iā€™m being a bit optimistic… Continue reading We Tried 15 Maine Lobster Rolls In 10 Days, First Movie Out Since COVID, Contests: Win 100,000 United Airlines and American Airlines Miles & More- The Rehash!

McDonald’s McMansion in Freeport Maine, Searching For Gnome Mountain, Souvenir Shopping At The Maine State Prison Showroom & More- The Rehash!

rehashThis was meant to be posted earlier in the week… šŸ™‚

Over Labor Day Weekend, we took a short trip to upstate NY. I’ve already published a couple of posts about it.

This was my first week back to work (in-person) in quite some time. It’s going to be an interesting school year! I guess we’ll take things as they come and hope for the best.

How has your week gone when it comes to miles, points and travel? Continue reading McDonald’s McMansion in Freeport Maine, Searching For Gnome Mountain, Souvenir Shopping At The Maine State Prison Showroom & More- The Rehash!

Check Out The Bluffworks BluffCube Packing Cube On Kickstarter!

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In early August 2020, travel-friendly clothing brand Bluffworks launched a Kickstarter campaign for the BluffCube Smarter Compression Packing Cube.

For those of you unfamiliar with the brand, check out a couple of my reviews:

Overall, I’d say that the company makes high-quality, comfortable gear made for your travels and adventures. Continue reading Check Out The Bluffworks BluffCube Packing Cube On Kickstarter!