The Real Crazy Rich Asians of Instagram

Posted By: Johnny JetThe Real Crazy Rich Asians of InstagramThis week the movie based on the popular 2013 book “Crazy Rich Asians” hits theaters. In the spirit, London’s Daily Mail just ran a...

10 Reasons to Stay at the Royal Sonesta Boston –

The Royal Sonesta Boston in Cambridge, MAWhen I rolled into the Royal Sonesta Boston in Cambridge, MA, it was around 12:30am on a Thursday morning. The lobby was eerily quiet and I was quickly checked...

Travel Style: TV Host Rosey Alvero

Rosey AlveroWant to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave...

In Nepal, You Must Follow the Momos –

Steaming momos at Kathmandu’s New Everest Momo CenterIt is just after lunchtime in Kathmandu and the sun is beginning to sting my skin. The heat of early Nepali summer is no joke. The sleeves...

What Happens To Your Frequent Flyer Miles When You Die? –

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How to Travel to Cuba On A Group Tour (and have fun)

Known for its legendary cigars, American vintage cars, sugar white beaches, traditional colonial buildings and famous Rum, Cuba is rich in culture, history and heart.This is the country where you immerse yourself in...

How to Photograph Fireworks Like a Pro

Posted By: Johnny JetThe New York Times ran a great story a few weeks back called “How to Photograph Fireworks Like a Pro” for the 4th of July. It’s obviously too late for the...

Travel Style: Actor Benjamin Stone

Benjamin StoneWant to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave...

(5 days left) Get 100,000 Bonus Points with the Amex Business Platinum

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Where to Find the Best Pizza in New York City

A slice of pizza from New York City is without a doubt one of my top-five favorite foods but where do you find the best pizza in New York City?  There are tons of...

16 Tips for Keeping Bed Bugs at Bay

Today’s tip follows yesterday’s about bed bugs on planes. Much more common (though still not too common) are bed bugs in beds, so today we’re featuring a Reader’s Digest list of tips for keeping bed...

6 Helpful Tips for Travelling Around Australia in a Caravan

Without a doubt, Australia is one of the most amazing countries to explore. Full of natural wonders, unique wildlife and dazzling beaches.There is so much to see and do, and what better way...

Beware of Bed Bugs on Planes (!)

Today’s tip concerns bed bugs, believe it or not, on planes. Fear not: Bed bugs are not something that most flyers will ever have to deal with, but as established in a few recent...

“Dream Walker” by Larry Prosor –

Posted By: Johnny JetLarry Prosor knows how to capture a sense of place. He has spent a successful career taking breathtaking photography in various places around the globe. In his debut novel, “Dream...

How to Visit Statue of Liberty & Reflecting on Freedom (thanks Lady of Liberty)

Liberty is something that has been a theme of our USA travels lately. It’s not something I had consciously planned.But when you let go of the need to plan and control so much...

Interesting Harvard University Tour – Opening my girls eyes up to possibilities

I don’t see my role as a parent to push my children down certain paths, like going to Harvard University or any college.My role is more to open up doors of possibility and...

How to Spend 3 Days in Martha’s Vineyard

I don’t think there was a movie that negatively affected me more than Jaws. So much so that when Kalyra asked to watch it last summer on a camping trip to Lake Kerr...

What the Standardized Tests Reveal About our Homeschooling

I’m walking on cloud nine this week. It’s not because we’re getting closer to our RV road trip across the country, or that I just had a fantastic week celebrating the world cup...

Fun & Interesting Things to Do in Mobile Al With Kids (or without)

Mobile is the 4th destination we have visited in Alabama so far, and the more we explore this state the more we enjoy it’s history, culture and people.After spending time in Huntsville for a conference,...

10 Day Itinerary – Best Places to Visit in Southern California (beyond Disneyland)

Looking for tips on the best places to visit in Southern California? Are you ready for some SoCal adventure on a West Coast road trip? We’ve got you covered!Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, San...

How to Take Long Exposure Photos With an iPhone –

Posted By: Johnny JetThe New York Times recently ran a story titled “How to Photograph Fireworks Like a Pro.” Writing about the proliferation of phones as cameras, the author notes that “smartphone cameras,...

Why I Always Shake My Shoes Before Putting Them On –

Posted By: Johnny JetBuilding on yesterday’s tip about checking pool noodles for snakes: Whenever I travel somewhere and even when I’m home in L.A., I almost always turn over my shoes and shake...

Travel Instagrammer of the Week: Mark Wiens

Posted By: Johnny JetMark Wiens (migrationology)If you’re into food, you need to follow Mark Wiens (migrationology). After graduating from university, he decided to start traveling for food. He eventually ended up in Thailand,...

The Highs and Lows of Life as a…” by Dr. Stephanie Green

Posted By: Johnny JetI was recently reading a story on NYPost.com called “How airport doctors get drugs out of smugglers’ stomachs.” It was fascinating, and it featured Dr. Stephanie Green, whose fascinating new...

11 Best Suitcases for Easy Travel + How to Choose a Suitcase Size

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17 Amazing Things to Do in Ventura California With Kids

Where is Ventura California? And what are the best things to do in Ventura California?We knew nothing about Ventura before our Southern California road trip last month, not even where it was located.I had...

5 Reasons That I’m Hooked To My Chase Sapphire Reserve Perks

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Help us decide how to RV across America

We originally came over to the US with the intention to travel across the country for three years in an RV. I love not being tied into plans, as, once you arrive in...

A Brilliant Contraption That Shades the Sun and Shields Rain

Posted By: Johnny JetThis brilliant contraption showed up in my Instagram feed as a sponsored post. The ad caught my eye, so I looked for it on Amazon—and sure enough, it was there...

Video: Mr Bean in First Class Clip

Posted By: Johnny JetIf you need a little laugh, check out this funny clip of Mr. Bean flying first class that was sent in by a reader. It’s a small part of a...

Travel Style: Ryan Ewing of AirlineGeeks.com

Ryan Ewing (Credit: J. David Buerk)Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and...

Our 4th of July Trip to NYC and Our Stay at the Sofitel New...

I’ve been fortunate to travel to New York City hundreds if not thousands of times, including three times in the last month. On two of those occasions, my family and I stayed at the...

How to attend Boston Red Sox Baseball Game at Fenway Park

Is a Boston Red Sox baseball game at Fenway Park on your bucket list?I’ve always been a bit ho hum about baseball.I think I may have once fallen asleep once, and I definitely...

Understanding Peace and Honor on a Gettysburg Battlefield Tour

There’s a strange air of peace in famous battlefields I have visited around the world. It’s almost as if, from the blood, agony, and sacrifice, the spirit has risen and said“Enough. Only peace...

The Barclays Arrival Plus Credit Card is Back With a 60,000 Miles Sign-Up Bonus

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10 Best Budget Phuket Beach Hotels for Couples –

Are you looking for a destination with romance that won’t exceed your holiday budget? Phuket is the perfect spot to treat your loved one to a relaxing vacation spent sunbathing and swimming on pristine...

How Do Credit Card Miles Work? We’ve Got You Covered.

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Best Travel Rewards Credit Card To Fit Your Lifestyle

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The Worst Times to Drive Today in Major American Cities –

A record 39.7 million Americans are planning a Fourth of July road trip (defined as travel of 50 miles or more) this year, according to AAA. Many of those trips will begin today, July...

What Is the Best Credit Card for Groceries? –

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Big Noise and Poise in Wilmington, Delaware

Christina Riverfront in Wilmington (Credit: Leslie Kipp)I love underdog destinations…and, who knew that Wilmington, DE, was a music festival town? A driving force in Wilmington’s return to being a dandy place to visit is...

How to Save Money at Whole Foods

My buddy and tech expert Rich Demuro recently tweeted a great money-saving tip, which you may already be familiar with: “Amazon Prime discounts begin at ALL Whole Foods stores Wednesday June 27. Make sure...

10 Tips For Surviving an International Flight With Kids

Think you can’t possibly survive an international flight with kids? Especially one that lasts longer than three hours.I’m so surprised by the number of parents who panic over flying with kids. Even to...

Travel Style: Producer Thomas Quinn

Thomas QuinnWant to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave...

Is the Marriott Rewards Premier Plus or the IHG Premier Credit Card Bonus Offer...

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Which Dining Rewards Credit Card Do You Prefer? Here’s a List.

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How To Get To Europe With 100,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points –

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Weather Delays and Flight Cancellations –

Here are my go-to tips, websites and apps for all you need to know about weather delays and cancellations:1. ResearchI don’t leave home without knowing the weather where I am and where I’m going—including at...

Americans Are Less Likely to Use Sharing Economy Services in 2018 –

The results of Allianz Global Assistance‘s fourth-annual survey are in, and guess what? Americans are on the whole less likely than last year to use sharing economy services. Last year, 50% of those polled...

How to Buy Citizenship Around the World

Is there a country you love so much that you’d move to it? If you have deep pockets, it might not be that difficult or even take that long to buy residency or citizenship...