Video: World’s Longest Glass Bridge – Would you Walk on it?

PINGJIANG, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 24:  (CHINA OUT) Tourists walk on a suspension bridge made of glass at the Shiniuzhai National Geological Park on September 24, 2015 in Pingjiang County, China. The 300-meter-long glass suspension bridge, with a maximum height of 180 meters, opened to the public on Thursday.  (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

Haohan Qiao – – translated to Brave Men’s Bridge, in English – -recently opened in Shiniuzhai National Geological Park in Hunan Province (See, CNN, China opens terrifying glass-bottomed bridge in Shiniuzhai park). It is 180 meters (590 feet) high, and 984 feet in length. THE BOTTOM IS ALL GLASS! I can’t stop looking at the photos and … Read More

Hotel Review: Radisson Decapolis Miraflores, Lima, Peru

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Late this summer, Won’t Run and I went to South America on vacation. We visited Iguazu Falls, Brazil and Lima, Peru. In Lima, we stayed at the Radisson Decapolis Miraflores Hotel.  I used Club Carlson points for two nights and paid the third night (taking advantage of a Club Carlson 30,000 points offer after one … Read More

[Targeted] Alaska Airlines Visa promo: 3 Miles per Dollar for Hotels and Car Rental Charges

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I just received this email from Bank of America offering 2 additional miles for Hotel and Car Rentals charged on my Alaska Airlines Visa Signature Credit card through the end of the year: EARN 2 ADDITIONAL MILES FOR EVERY DOLLAR YOU SPEND ON QUALIFYING HOTEL AND CAR RENTAL PURCHASES through December​ 31, 2​015* Activate this bonus offer … Read More

GREAT NEWS: TWA Terminal at JFK Included in 2015 @OHNY!!


Yesterday, in TWA Flight Center at JFK – Will it be Included in @OHNY 2015?, I pondered whether, in light of the hotel development plans for the terminal, the TWA Flight Center at JFK would be included in Open House New York later this month. Well, great news! This morning, I woke up to this article in Conde … Read More

TWA Flight Center at JFK – Will it be Included in @OHNY 2015?


The 13th annual Open House New York will take place the weekend of October 17th and 18th. For two days each October, the Annual Open House New York Weekend unlocks the doors of New York’s most important buildings, offering an extraordinary opportunity to experience the city and meet the people who design, build, and preserve … Read More

Exquisite Etihad First & Business Class Lounge at CDG, Paris

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I recently went to South Africa the long way.  No I didn’t go up and over the North Pole, or down and under the South Pole, but I might as well have.  It took me 4 days to get to Capetown, and a good amount of the time I was in planes or airports.  Visiting … Read More

$31 OW JetBlue – Halloween – Must Book Today


There’s a ONE DAY sale on JetBlue  – $31 OW fares on Halloween, October 31st. Must book today. The availability is fairly open and many routes are included, but I wouldn’t delay as the flights may fill up quickly. I’m already booked on a flight on another carrier that day that cost far more than … Read More

Beam me up Scotty – Sleep in a Space Station!


Did you ever have a burning desire to sleep in a space station? Were you a NASA geek growing up, or are you still one?  How about I Dream of Jeannie or Star Trek?  If so, the next generation of space awaits you in Zurich, Switzerland. The Kameha Grand Hotel in Zurich, a Marriott Autograph … Read More

A Yoga Class at Grand Central – How Cool is That? #ZenCentral #NYC

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Yesterday, September 29th, Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Station was transformed into #ZenCentral! (I wrote about this a few weeks ago, see Free Yoga Classes).  There were classes throughout the day.  The one I registered for began at 7:30 a.m. so, I took the subway early, and arrived at Grand Central around 6:30 a.m.  It … Read More