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We love experiences which include animals while traveling.
In 2012, I wrote about
. It could probably use an update with My Top 5 Animal Encounters being added to the list. A Visit to the Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital
One day I’d love to pay a visit to see the
. Tragedy struck these special pigs a few months back. Who knows if regulations will change, stopping tourists from interacting with the pigs in the future. swimming pigs in the Bahamas
I came across another interesting animal experience on Corsica France but it might be wise to keep your distance.
Continue reading Sunbathing Cows on the Beach in Corsica, France- Don’t Take Selfies!
Not the hotel from the woman’s stay…
This has got to be one of the odder stories I’ve come across in quite some time…
A woman is suing a hotel in Halle, Germany due to a three-night stay from back in 2010. She had an affair with a man, only knowing his first name- Michael.
Then, nine- months later she had a son, “
who she believes was the result of the encounter,” according to T+L. Continue reading Woman Suing Hotel For Getting Pregnant From Affair
Barack Obama has been enjoying himself since his time as POTUS came to an end.
Just a couple of weeks after his presidency ended,
. I’ve also read that he’s been spotted dining around New York at some of the city’s top restaurants. Obama spent time vacationing at Richard Branson’s Necker Island
Talk about the good life!
Continue reading Barack Obama Is Spending A Month On A Private Island
Here’s some good advice. Please don’t place valuables likes money and passports in a planes overhead compartment!
A couple was flying from Chicago back to Munich last week when they forgot some very precious and valuable cargo onboard. The couple left a bag containing $166,000 in the planes overhead compartment!
Continue reading $166,000 Left in Plane’s Overhead Compartment, Returned To Owners
(Not the ACE Resort)
How does a free stay at a resort sound? You’d probably wonder what the catch was.
To get a free stay over a weekend at the ACE Adventure Resort in West Virginia all you need to do is some trail maintenance.
Continue reading Get A Free Stay At A Resort For Volunteering
Kim and I have had many wonderful animal experiences during our travels over the years.
We loved seeing a wide variety of wildlife during our visits to Africa, were educated and got up close with elephants at the Elephant Nature Park in Thailand, swam with turtles in Barbados and got to see turtles lay eggs in Oman. (Check out a post from 2012 which has
.) My Top 5 Animal Encounters
Besides trekking to see mountain gorillas in Africa again or swimming with whale sharks, a top animal experience I’ve been hoping to do would be to revisit the Bahamas to see their swimming pigs.
Continue reading Swimming Pigs in Bahamas Found Dead
For those of you visiting a city like New York for the first time, there are lots of scams to look out for during your trip.
Last year I wrote about a
. In a new scam that I recently came across, a tourist was taken for lots of money by Mickey Mouse. tourist who paid $400 for a free trip on the Staten Island Ferry Continue reading Scam: Tourist Charged $310 for Photo with Times Square Mickey Mouse
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Airports offer a variety of different amenities to help travelers pass the time and be more comfortable while flying.
At Las Vegas McCarran Airport you can stick with the city’s theme and do some gambling. A
earlier in the year. JFK Airport has a woman even won $1,000,000 there and an pet relief area . Some outdoor roof deck to relax at . airports offer free tours during long layovers
There are many other airport amenities to be found and a fun, free new one opened earlier today at Denver Airport.
Continue reading Awesome FREE Pop-Up Opened at Denver Airport
The Michael W Travels family has visited Italy a bunch of times and we’ve always had fun and enjoyed the country. Some visits have been quite short but there always seems to be something interesting to see.
One town in central Italy is giving you the chance to get a free trip there as long as you get knocked up in one of ten hotels…
Continue reading Get Knocked Up in One of These Hotels, Get A FREE Trip to Italy
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Virgin Australia is being sued by a 16 year old boy who was burned by hot coffee while flying from Los Angeles to Sydney in 2015.
When I first read the title of the T+L article, “
Teen Sues Virgin Australia After Hot Coffee Caused Him ‘Worst Pain He’s Ever Felt’, I assumed that a flight attendant must’ve spilled coffee on him but that was not the case. Continue reading Virgin Australia Being Sued For Spilling Coffee on Teen’s Lap