Residents of a Paris street are getting tired of all of the tourists visiting their block and are asking the city for help.
If the residents have their way, the street, Rue Crémieux will be closed to tourists. Continue reading Locals Want This Street In Paris Closed To Tourists
Many of us might not be big fans of the TSA but one thing that this government agency does right, is it’s hilarious Instagram account.
The success of the account, which has just under 1,000,000 followers, is credited to one man, Bob Burns. Continue reading TSA Social Media Loses A Star, RIP Bob Burns
The TSA Instagram account is one of my favorites for good reason.
They share funny posts about items they find at airports like a lost bowling ball and Batman’s Batarang.
The TSA social media account can also be very helpful since you can send them questions and find out if your item in question is allowed to fly. Continue reading The TSA Instagram Account Lets Us Know If Dead Bugs Can Fly!
Last week I wrote about a tasty prize that I won from DoubleTree.
I won the prize thanks to an Instagram contest. To enter all I had to do was answer a question in a post from DoubleTree. Continue reading My Tasty Prize Arrives From DoubleTree. Mmmmm Cookies!
Over the years I’ve had pretty good luck winning a variety of prizes from sweepstakes primarily ran through social media.
The biggest prize I won was a trip for 2 to Cancun, Mexico. The other prizes have varied from hotel points to rubber duckies!
Back in December, DoubleTree was running a sweepstakes through Instagram. Continue reading I Won A Tasty Prize From DoubleTree Through Instagram
A few years back I wrote about Virgin Hotels opening its first location in Chicago.
There were also plans for other locations including a property in New Orleans.
Virgin Hotels is currently running the #VIRGINHOTELSHOLIDAYESCAPE game. Continue reading Win A Trip For 2 to the Virgin Hotels in San Francisco
Around two years back I figured that it would be fun to share some of my travel photos on Instagram.
Besides sharing photos on Instagram, the site is a great place to see other people’s awesome photos. One of my favorite accounts is @paperboyo. I think that you really NEED to see his photos.
In October I was happily surprised to receive 10,000 Club Carlson points for this photo. Continue reading What Is The Most Instagrammed City of 2017?
Over the summer, the Michael W Travels family went on a 5 week trip to the Pacific.
During our trip we spent time in Tonga, Fiji, the Solomon Islands, Samoa, American Samoa and Vanuatu. (I went on a quick adventure on my own to Christmas Island, Kiribati.)
I shared many photos from our trip on Instagram while we were away and continue to do so even though we’ve been back for around a month. Continue reading 10,000 Club Carlson Points For This Instagram Photo!
Actress and singer Hillary Duff needs to be a bit more careful about what she posts to social media.
After posting several photos of a vacation with her son to Instagram, her Beverly Hills home was burglarized. Continue reading Hillary Duff Robbed Due To Instagram Photos