Let’s Move this Puppy to AlaskaAir!


The Delta Claw!   In yesterday’s post, Delta Giveth and Claweth Away, I reported that on February 28th, Delta, in my final hours as a Platinum Medallion, upgraded my seat to First Class on an upcoming flight, only to claw back the upgrade a few hours later when March 1st rolled around and my status … Read More

Get Travel Vaccines Without Breaking the Bank


A few months ago, I booked a trip to India on what became known as the Emirates Mistake Fare.  JFK to Delhi for $226 is not shabby!  I knew I would be paying more for travel vaccinations then the flight, which is pretty mind-boggling if you ask me. It seemed inevitable that I would be … Read More

Kyoto Marathon 2014 & Original Buff Giveaway

Open Door Policy!

I spent 4 days in Kyoto, and 6 days in Tokyo.  It was so special, I think that I was overwhelmed, that I didn’t know where to start writing or describing everything I saw and felt.  I wrote so many blog posts in my mind, but somehow never actually put pen to paper. The highlight … Read More