Emirates vs Etihad: Battle of the Seats
Mar23

Emirates vs Etihad: Battle of the Seats

Once again we’ll start this post agreeing that when it comes to First Class and luxury, the Gulf carries are most definitely the way to go, as they offer more than any other airline does for similar routes. From their top notch champagne and caviar service, to their on demand meals and their spacious seats and suites to the million amenities, one can’t help but feel pampered at 40,000 feet in the air. But when it comes to...

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Emirates vs Etihad: Battle of the Showers
Mar16

Emirates vs Etihad: Battle of the Showers

There’s no doubt that both Emirates and Etihad are two of the most luxurious services in the air, but here’s a deeper look at their on-board shower services to see how they stack up against one another.

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The Boeing Museum of Flight in Seattle, WA
Mar04

The Boeing Museum of Flight in Seattle, WA

Just a few short miles to the south of downtown Seattle lies the Museum of Flight, a museum owned and operated at Boeing Field. It’s been around since more than 50 years and gets about a half a million visitors every year. Over 140,000 students come through the museum each year as well as part of Boeing’s commitment to education through summer camps and outreach programs. The museum will rent out the space for private...

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Like Beer? Try some Bermondsey Microbrews and Craft Beers in London
Mar03

Like Beer? Try some Bermondsey Microbrews and Craft Beers in London

Craft beers in London are making a surge onto the scene as of late, and Bermondsey microbrews are some of the best. Many breweries are opening up all around town. This isn’t your grandfather’s beer, as many unique flavors and combinations are being used to bring forward awesome flavors. We’ve been to London 7 times now and going on one of these walking tours was always on our list. For one reason or another we never had the...

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Get a FREE trip to New Zealand Courtesy of … The Government?!
Mar01

Get a FREE trip to New Zealand Courtesy of … The Government?!

It may sound too good to be true, but right now, the government of New Zealand is offering free trips to Wellington for those who qualify.

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The sights and sounds of Old Havana
Feb21

The sights and sounds of Old Havana

Old Havana is best seen by vintage car, and with Old Cars Havana we got the star treatment and a great tour of the old town.

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The Ernest Hemingway Experience in Havana
Feb19

The Ernest Hemingway Experience in Havana

Many tour companies offer the Ernest Hemingway Experience, and if you’re a fan, this is an excellent way to find out a lot more about the intricacies of his life.

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A Valentine’s Day Love Letter to my First Love
Feb14

A Valentine’s Day Love Letter to my First Love

I think it’s no news the love Jon and I have for one another – strong enough to survive whole weekend trips to multiple Walmarts for routine MS for a few years, and definitely strong enough to fly across the globe in Economy for 28 hours to meet with him for just a few days. But it also should be no surprise when I tell you that he, and I’m sure he would agree with this, is definitely not my first love.

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The Havana Chocolate Museum, a rich experience
Feb10

The Havana Chocolate Museum, a rich experience

Tucked away in a small and unassuming corner of an Old Havana street is a place known as the “Havana Chocolate Museum” or the “Museo del Chocolate.” For all intents and purposes, this really ISN’T a museum, rather a chocolate store with a small mini-factory in the back and a few display cases of some hot chocolate memorabilia, if you could call it that. Depending on the time of day, you might find that there’s a line outside. Never...

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St Pancras Renaissance – The Booking Office Bar & Restaurant
Feb01

St Pancras Renaissance – The Booking Office Bar & Restaurant

When you think of hotel restaurants you think of sterile and boring, but at the St Pancras Renaissance hotel nothing is, and that includes The Booking Office Bar & Restaurant with its diverse menu and unique setting.

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