Would You Dine At A Poop Cafe?

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image: screen capture from Vice.com

A couple of days back Kim sent me a link to a video that was pretty shitty funny.

When you have a 5 year-old son, lots of jokes and silly behavior are all but guaranteed to take place on a daily basis.

Lucas and I have fun making poop jokes all of the time so I found it hilarious when I watched the video about a Poop Cafe which exists in Toronto! Continue reading Would You Dine At A Poop Cafe?

Our Favorite Amex Centurion Lounge Meal Was At…

Amex Centurion LoungeOn the way to Costa Rica, we had to spend a night in Dallas since we couldn’t get a direct flight for a fair price using our miles or points.

While this was kind of annoying for a few reasons, the one positive was that we had time to visit the Amex Centurion Lounge at DFW Airport!  Continue reading Our Favorite Amex Centurion Lounge Meal Was At…

Did Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Take An Unethical Trip?

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image: wikicommons

It’s probably safe to say that everybody reading Michael W Travels and BoardingArea enjoys a good deal (and a free or deep discount trip)!

The question is, when is a travel benefit not acceptable?

According to T+L, a recent trip by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the Bahamas,  is being reviewed by the federal ethics commission to see if it “requires a full ethics investigation“.  Continue reading Did Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Take An Unethical Trip?

Win A VIP Boston Bruins Trip from JetBlue

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JetBlue is looking for some Boston Bruins fans who live out of state that would like to win a trip to see their team in action.

With the JetBlue Home Game Contest, 5 lucky winners (only two prizes are left) will each win a VIP trip for 2 to Boston to see the NHL’s Bruins play at TD Garden.

While I’m not a hockey fan I’d still love to win this prize. Continue reading Win A VIP Boston Bruins Trip from JetBlue

Why Does American Airlines Serve A Meal On Some Flights?

american airlinesThe Michael W Travels family recently returned from a trip to Costa Rica.

Some background about our flights:

We flew roundtrip on American Airlines. Our flights were a bit inconvenient. We had to make a stop and spend a night in Dallas before getting to Costa Rica and in Philadelphia before returning home.

During our journey, I noticed something that didn’t really make much sense. Maybe one of you have an idea… Continue reading Why Does American Airlines Serve A Meal On Some Flights?

100,000 Club Carlson Bonus, No Hoes On Planes, Happy 5th Birthday Lucas, 2,500 Citi ThankYou Bonus, Qantes Sued for $74, Best $16 Spent in Costa Rica, Pizza ATM & More- The Rehash!

Rehash

I hope that many of you are enjoying a long weekend. A three-day weekend couldn’t have come at a better time with lots of parties including Lucas’s yesterday!

Did any of you get in on the awesome JetBlue Vacations $150 Off $150 before it expired? We did but I have one issue to deal with which will hopefully end up being a non-issue… Continue reading 100,000 Club Carlson Bonus, No Hoes On Planes, Happy 5th Birthday Lucas, 2,500 Citi ThankYou Bonus, Qantes Sued for $74, Best $16 Spent in Costa Rica, Pizza ATM & More- The Rehash!

Don’t use Inflight Wi-Fi, New UNESCO Sites, TSA Finds Record Amount of Guns, Ringling Bros Circus to Close & More!

Travel NewsTravel News:

Continue reading Don’t use Inflight Wi-Fi, New UNESCO Sites, TSA Finds Record Amount of Guns, Ringling Bros Circus to Close & More!

You’ll Soon Be Able To Order From A Pizza ATM

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This pizza is not from a Pizza ATM

Pizza definitely ranks up there as one of my two favorite foods. (It’s really tough to decide whether or not I like pizza or burgers better, so let’s call it a tie.)

When we travel around the U.S., I try to find the best pizza that I can in the area. (During a quick trip to Boston, I dined at the legendary Santarpio’s.)

A new kind of pizza option could be making it’s way around the country soon. Would you dine at a Pizza ATM? Continue reading You’ll Soon Be Able To Order From A Pizza ATM

Win A Trip for 2 to Music City from Southwest

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Southwest Vacations is giving you the chance to win a trip for 2 to Music City aka Nashville, Tennessee!

The prize includes airfare, hotel stay and many extras. Kim, Lucas and I visited Nashville at the end of 2012 and had a great time. Even though we aren’t country music fans, we still really enjoyed the related sites.

I’d definitely love to visit Nashville again in the future. Here are the details about the sweepstakes. Continue reading Win A Trip for 2 to Music City from Southwest