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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?

One Day Price Drop! My Favorite Anker Charging Products Are On Sale Today

My Amazon Deal of the Day email shows that half a dozen of my favorite Anker products are on sale today.  If you follow my blog, you know I’m a big fan of pretty much all the Anker gadgets I own. Here are some of the Anker gear I like best: Anker Braided 6ft Lightning Cable for $9.09 Historically speaking, this is the cheapest price I can recall for my favorite cable.  It was just over $10 the last time I noticed it on sale.  I’ve never had one of […]

$100 Free At Amazon For American Express Cardholders Still Working!

Holding the right credit cards can save you lots of money on travel or earn you cash back.  Every once in a while, valuable offers come up that aren’t necessarily about travel and cash back.  This $100 offer on Amazon right now fits that category. I saw it first discussed on Doctor of Credit a few days ago.  And, as with many deals, it was better at the very beginning.  The original offer gave a 20% discount on any purchase where you paid at least part of it with American […]

My Favorite Pictures From April 2018

My month in pictures took me to Salt Lake City, Carson City, Denver, Seattle, Reno, Fresno and Washington DC. Along the way I snapped a few pics I liked and a bunch that remind me of what a crazy travel month it was.

Dirt Cheap Cross-Country Flights, (More) Cheap Flights to Bali and The New Chase Marriott Card

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel stories that interested me on a daily basis. I don’t have time to write about them in length, but picked some of the best below. It’s a shortcut to find out what’s going on without reading dozens of travel blogs to get the best info.

Southwest And Hawaii, Norwegian And Canada, Cheap Flights To Spain

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles and points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.