Virgin Atlantic A350 Upper Class – 35

Weekly Review: November 9, 2019

Hello from Miami! I'm home this weekend, and next week am off for a very exciting review trip, which I can't wait to share the details of. It should be really fun, as I'll be trying four new transatlantic products (bonus points if anyone can guess all…

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Romania

Weekly Review: November 2, 2019

Tiffany and I have spent the past week in Romania, which has been a ton of fun. I'll be home for the next week, and then will be back on the road for my next review trip, which I'm looking forward to. On the points & travel front, this week ANA announced…

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Romania

Weekly Review: October 26, 2019

Hello from Romania! Tiffany and I are currently on a road trip through Transylvania, which has been a lot of fun. We're working on keeping the trip report as close to "live" as possible, so stay tuned for lots more updates. I'll be reviewing hotels shortly,…

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Virgin Atlantic New Upper Class 2

Weekly Review: October 19, 2019

Hello from Miami! I'm spending my last weekend for a while at home, and then this coming week am headed to Romania with Tiffany, which I'm very excited about. Not only should the trip be fun on the ground, but we'll fly Turkish's new 787-9 business class…

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United 787 Polaris – 30

Weekly Review: October 12, 2019

Hello from Aspen! We're spending the weekend here for Ford's birthday checking out a new hotel, which I'm excited to review soon. Ford promised a fun fall getaway, so I wasn't fully prepared for their first day of snow of the season, not to mention single…

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Ritz Carlton Cruises 1

Weekly Review: October 5, 2019

Hello from Florida! I've spent the week with family here, and am hoping to get back on the road next week... hopefully! On the points & travel front, this week Amex launched a 15% transfer bonus to LifeMiles, Qantas' first refurbished A380 started flying,…

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Singita Boulders Lodge Sabi Sands – 3

Weekly Review: September 28, 2019

A year ago I was at Fogo Island Inn getting married (today is my one year wedding anniversary with Ford, actually), and today I'm in the hospital for the fourth day, with many more to go. On the plus side, both have been great opportunities to spend…

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Royal Air Maroc New Business Class – 2

Weekly Review: September 21, 2019

Hello from St. Petersburg (Florida, not Russia). I'm spending the next week here with my mom, and am having a great time. This morning I ran in my first-ever 10k (thanks to you guys for your generous donations and thoughts). OMG I still can't move. Bonus…

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Silo Hotel Cape Town – 85

Weekly Review: September 14, 2019

My dad, Ford, and I, just returned from our incredible surprise birthday trip to South Africa. We had so much fun, though after being gone for over two weeks it's also nice to be home again. I'll continue rolling out the trip report over the coming days,…

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Singita

Weekly Review: September 7, 2019

Hello from South Africa! We've had an incredible week on safari with my dad, and I look forward to sharing more details on that shortly. Unfortunately it has been a very busy week, given that we've spent seven hours per day on game drives, which sure…

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La Premiere 777

Weekly Review: August 31, 2019

Hello from Paris! My dad, Ford, and I, are having an awesome trip so far. We've enjoyed the past couple of days in Paris. While Paris is awesome, ultimately this was just a stopover point, and our next destination is where the excitement should reach…

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British Airways 777

Weekly Review: August 24, 2019

Hello from Florida! I spent this week at home, and next week am off on another huge adventure, which should be the best one of the year. I can't wait to share the full details of that. I'm just wrapping up my last trip report based on the trip we just…

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Mykonos

Weekly Review: August 17, 2019

Hello from Miami! Ford and I just got home -- I first took a quick review trip around the world (and then some), and then met Ford in Greece, where we had a fun and relaxing week. I'll be wrapping up the trip report for that this coming week, so stay…

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Aer Lingus A321lr Business Class – 5

Weekly Review: August 10, 2019

Hello from... well, I'm not actually sure my body knows where I am at this point. I'm writing this as my look at the moving map on my flight, and it appears we're near Batumi. So make of that what you will. ;) This has been such a fun week of flying…

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Air France 787 Business Class – 2

Weekly Review: August 3, 2019

Hello from Florida! I'm spending the weekend with my mom, and after quite a while on the ground, I'm ready to go crazy with travel this week. I have a full-on hall pass to go wherever I want (at least from Ford -- Winston isn't totally onboard with it),…

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Air Belgium Lounge – 42

Weekly Review: July 27, 2019

I'm spending the weekend with my family (including my mom), which has been a lot of fun. Next week I'm embarking on some international trips (yes, multiple trips!), which I'm very excited about. On the points & travel front, this week we saw some new…

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Air Belgium Business Class – 91

Weekly Review: July 20, 2019

I'm spending my last full week in the US before taking a big international trip. I'm not actually sure of the exact details of that trip just yet, though I hope it will include Air Peace, Air Tanzania, Air Mauritius, and more. ;) On the points & travel…

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Twa Hotel Jfk – 44

Weekly Review: July 13, 2019

Hello from New York! This week I fly to New York to check out the TWA Hotel, and Ford and I will also be spending a couple of weeks here escaping the Miami summer heat. In early August I'm headed to Greece for a pre-Marriott Bonvoy devaluation redemption.…

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New Singapore Airlines Lounge 3

Weekly Review: July 6, 2019

Happy (very) long weekend to those in the US. I've taken off a bit of time this week given the Thursday holiday, so it has been really nice to relax with Ford and Winston. It'll be business as usual again next week, and I'll also finally be checking…

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American Eagle Crj

Weekly Review: June 29, 2019

I spent this week in Miami, Los Angeles, and now Kentucky. I really enjoyed the meetup we had at LAX Monday night -- thanks to everyone who attended, and I hope to have more in the future. On the points & travel front, this week we saw new bonuses on…

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