Travel

Totally NSFW But Hilarious Video That Mimics Real Air Travel

Air travel isn’t nearly as glamorous as it used to be.  That’s some grade “A” understatement right there.  The world has turned from me saying I’d never fly Southwest because of all the perks I get on the “big guys” to a world where I wish I lived in a Southwest hub.  A friend of mine, JZ, sent this video my way last night. So much of it makes me laugh, but maybe because it’s better than crying that we’re getting closer to this reality?  Oh, and just in case […]

False Alarm! At Least Two More Months to Book Top Marriott Properties At Reduced Award Rates

One more bite of the apple? Marriott has announced that the increased category 8 pricing for awards won’t go into effect until at least March, 2019. We had assumed this would happen in January. That means you may still have time to book at least one or two more “once-in-a-lifetime” vacations at unbeatable redemption rates.

How Amazon HQ2 Will Affect DC-Area Airports

HQ2? 3? 1.75? Amazon announced 3 new campuses, one of which will be situated in Northern Virginia across from DCA airport. The DC area is served by 3 airports. Reagan National is the closest to Amazon’s campus and also the most crowded. BWI is the low-cost alternative while Dulles has a ton of business traffic. How will Amazon affect the airports in the nation’s capitol?

The Next DC-Area Travel Meetup Is Set. Come Join Us!

Things have been a bit quiet here the past week or so.  Between some work travel overseas and ending up sick (sick travel is the worst) I’ve done a bad job keeping up with all of you.  I’m hoping we can get back to some normalcy pretty quickly.  In the interim, I have some good news for local DC folks.  Many of you have asked me when our next DC travel Meetup would be.  Well, thanks to persistence by my partner-in-crime Jeanne as well as Trevor, we’re back in business. […]