What Did I Book With My Marriott 25,000 Points Free Night?

MarriottI recently put together a list with various hotel points and free nights which I needed to redeem/ book over the next few months.

On this list were two free nights at Marriott hotel properties. One night was good for a room valued at up to 35,000 points from my old SPG Amex card, the other good for a room worth up to 25,000 from my old Chase Marriott Rewards card. Continue reading What Did I Book With My Marriott 25,000 Points Free Night?

Win A Trip to Paradise Island, Bahamas from Southwest Vacations

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Southwest Vacations is giving away a trip for two to Paradise Island, Nassau, the Bahamas!

The prize includes airfare on Southwest Airline, a four- nights hotel stay and more.

Years back, Kim and I visited the Bahamas on a cruise (the only one I’ve ever been on). Continue reading Win A Trip to Paradise Island, Bahamas from Southwest Vacations

Anthony Bourdain Recommended Dining In Barcelona, Spirit Employee Joins In Dance During Delays, 50% Off Uber, Confusing Wyndham Rewards Booking, Travel Contests & More- The Rehash!

rehashAfter much procrastination, we finally finished all of the bookings for our upcoming Spring Break trip.

With the aid of miles, points, rewards and a goodwill coupon, the budget for this trip (happily) came in much lower than I expected. I’ll probably write a trip planning post to share the details in the future. Continue reading Anthony Bourdain Recommended Dining In Barcelona, Spirit Employee Joins In Dance During Delays, 50% Off Uber, Confusing Wyndham Rewards Booking, Travel Contests & More- The Rehash!

Southwest’s Big Mistake, AA Has A Turbulence Guru, Poacher Killed By Elephant & Eaten By Lions, Super Rare Passport, Only Passenger On A 737 & More- Travel News!

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Continue reading Southwest’s Big Mistake, AA Has A Turbulence Guru, Poacher Killed By Elephant & Eaten By Lions, Super Rare Passport, Only Passenger On A 737 & More- Travel News!

Anthony Bourdain Recommended: Pinotxo Bar- Barcelona, Spain

Anthony BourdainWhile doing some research related to places to dine in Barcelona, I came across Pinotxo bar (Pinocchio) thanks to Travel Channel.

Travel Channel listed Pinotxo Bar as a favorite of Anthony Bourdain so I immediately added it to my list. (We attempted to go to one other restaurant which made the list but failed…)

Pinotxo Bar is located in the famous Boqueria Market, the most famous market in Barcelona. Continue reading Anthony Bourdain Recommended: Pinotxo Bar- Barcelona, Spain

Spirit Airlines Employee Joins In Dance With Cheerleaders During Flight Delay

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image: twitter @kristieb213

During a flight delay, a group of cheerleaders decided to pass the time by having some fun. Rather than get upset, they had an “impromptu line-dancing party“, according to Yahoo.

The party got so epic that a Spirit Airlines employee decided to join in. The events led to a Twitter video which went viral. Continue reading Spirit Airlines Employee Joins In Dance With Cheerleaders During Flight Delay

Win A Family Trip To Club Med Creactive By Cirque Du Soleil

Club MedClub Med is currently running the “Get Creactive” Sweepstakes where one lucky winner will win a 7- night stay at their Punta Cana resort.

The stay is good for two adults and two children where they’ll get to enjoy Creactive, a Cirque Du Soleil “circus inspired playground.” Continue reading Win A Family Trip To Club Med Creactive By Cirque Du Soleil