NYC has launched a new program, IDNYC card, for issuance of identification cards to NYC residents, regardless of Immigration status. It remains to be seen whether these cards will be an accepted form of identification by the TSA.
It looks like MadMen mania has hit NYC! There’s even a Don Draper Way and Mad Men Avenue!
Arturo Vega – American Treasure – March 29-April 25, 2015 – 6 East 1st Street, 10003 NYC. http://www.howlarts.org/ Arturo Vega was a Mexican-born artist who designed the logo for the famous punk rock band, the Ramones. While he was widely known for graphic imagery that defined punk music and fashion, he was also a gifted … Read More
Spotify YourUber! Uber has announced a new integration with Spotify: Now you can connect your Uber and Spotify accounts, and listen to a Spotify soundtrack from the backseat of the Uber Vehicle. You can stream your own music while Ubering! Here’s the link to connect the two accounts: Connect. If you don’t have an Uber … Read More
I happen to have a bunch of pending free hotel stays. Some free stays are the result credit card benefits, others might be promotional benefits or even prize winnings, and others might be compensation for a prior stay that had a problem. For me, accumulating free stays such as this can be exciting and very … Read More
A few weeks ago, I received an email from IHG inviting me, as a Chase IHG Credit Card holder, to a special event. The email said: IHG® Rewards Club “Reel Summer” Screening: New York City Member Event Request As one of our valued IHG® Rewards Club members, you and a guest are invited to join … Read More
Come join other frequent flyers, miles and points aficionados and avid travelers at our May meetup. You know you want to!!! Date: Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 6 p.m. Place: Professor Thom’s, 219 Second Avenue, NY, NY (between 13th and 14th Streets) Price: FREE, happy hour priced crap drinks (the third one tastes even better) Sign … Read More
The M60 SBS Bus …. From where I live on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, the easiest way to get to LGA is either by taxi (if the flight is very early in the morning) or by the M60 Bus. The M60 Bus begins on the West Side of Manhattan and crosses to the … Read More
Its French Restaurant Week from July 8th to July 14th (Bastille Day!). I love French Bistro food, and most of these meals are only $17.89, many with a glass of wine! Bon Appetit! Details, including participating restaurants and menus, can be found HERE. But Wait! That’s not All! If you’re still … Read More
What’s up with all the health code violations at JFK and LGA airports? Twice in recent months, I’ve visited airport lounges and seen this: Entry to Airport clubs is not cheap. Passengers pay a lot of money for this luxury, and have every right to expect a clean facility, free of major health violations. When … Read More