I just received an interesting offer from SPG – one that would’ve been even more exciting to many in the absence of the recent announcement of Starwood’s acquisition by Marriott. EARN 2,500 BONUS STARPOINTS WITH SPG KEYLESS. Earn 2,500 bonus Starpoints® between November 20 and February 29, 2016, when you book and pay for … Read More
LoungeBuddy has a new holiday promotion. It will reimburse you for lounge access fees for Club airport lounges, during the holiday season at the airports listed below, provided payment is made through the LoungeBuddy app. When travelers purchase access to The Club airport lounge locations with LoungeBuddy between November 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015, … Read More
The winners of the complimentary Tripit Pro annual memberships have been chosen using Random.org.
Tripit is a trip organizing service: “Organize your travel plans in one place with TripIt, your all-in-one travel itinerary and trip organizer.” There are two versions – Tripit (free version) and Tripit Pro (which costs about $50 per year). I was recently at a conference and was given 5 Tripit Pro annual memberships, which are … Read More
Getgeeked is a tech industry media event for new consumer electronic products and services designed to provide a great experience for both the press and today’s passionate tech enthusiast. It is held annually in both San Francisco and New York City. The NYC event took place last Thursday evening at the Brooklyn Expo Center in Greenpoint section of Brooklyn. … Read More
Men have it easy. They wear running shorts and if they gotta pee, they just, well, you know, find the closest tree and do their business. Women’s running shorts can have almost similar ease (just pull the liner to the side … and go), but it’s not so easy for women who choose to wear running … Read More
Yesterday, Will Run For Miles featured a video and discussion on the suspension bridge made of glass at the Shiniuzhai National Geological Park in China (see, World’s Longest Glass Bridge – Would you Walk on it?). Of course, a common discussion surrounding this structure is the safety of a glass-bottomed bridge, but the creators repeatedly … Read More
Beware the barcode on your boarding pass. It is frightening how much information can be learned from it – failing to dispose of a boarding pass securely, can result in getting seriously hacked if it falls into the wrong hands.
Did you ever have one of those days? Everything “techie” that I touched seemed to come undone. It was a day of everything misconnecting, disconnecting, or simply going kafluey. Where shall I begin? After a tumultuous but great few days of travel (well, except for the miserable 14-hour “Jetihad” flight from Abu Dhabi), I arrived … Read More
Did you receive notification from Orbitz saying your flight to Scranton is delayed?