Today, I checked my American Express account and was shocked to see that the points had finally been deposited.
Flight Deal: Singapore
I have posted about flight deals in recent weeks and it is not stopping. There are still deals to be had, look at how cheap the flights are…
Equifax CEO ‘retires’ after Data Breach
Today, Equifax CEO, Richard Smith retired. Paulino do Rego Barros, Jr., president of company’s Asia Pacific region, has been appointed…
Turo is to Rental Cars as what Airbnb is to Hotels
I was searching for rental cars and hotels for an upcoming trip when I talked a friend and he told me that I should try Turo car rental marketplace. I can only say, wow! This is a game changer.
Review: Sixth Floor Museum – Dallas
The Sixth Floor Museum is located within the Texas Book Depository building. It is the site where Lee Harvey Oswald, acting alone (supposedly), assassinated President John F. Kennedy.
My New Passport Arrived, Now What?
Last month, I came across a great fare deal to Southeast Asia. It was so good that I went to purchase it but quickly found out that I did not have the required six months left before expiration.
Review: Mudhen – Dallas Farmers Market
I have always wanted to visit the Dallas Farmers’ Market, but never made the time. Well, this past Saturday, I had a lot of time. The Farmers’ Market is only a 15 minute walk from The Adolphus.
Confirmed: I am going to Singapore!
Last month, I purchased a cheap fare to Singapore on United Airlines. I am using this as a mileage run for a move to United Premier Platinum.
Review: The Adolphus Hotel – Dallas
I searched the Marriott app and narrowed my search to two options: Dallas Marriott City Center and The Adolphus, Autograph Collection. Both hotels offered a…
14 More Nights Will Renew My Marriott Gold Status
Marriott sent the following offer, 14 more stays between October 1 and December 31 will renew my Marriott Gold Elite until February 2019. This was prior to my 4 Marriott Rewards credit card and paid 2 night stay were applied. That brings…
Review: Kona Grill – Dallas
After the disappointment with Yama Sushi, I needed to find some food quickly because I still not checked into the hotel. I used OpenTable to find Kona Grill.
Review: Brushy Creek Vineyard
Brushy Creek Vineyard is located one hour north of Dallas in Alvord, Texas. It is owned by Les Constable. He completed eight years in the Navy as a crewman on nuclear submarines and a totaled of 30 years working for the government before retiring.
Introduction: Weekend in Dallas
The city of Wichita Falls is small, which means that residents go to Dallas or Oklahoma City on the weekends. Dallas is one of my favorite cities so I decided to visit. I planned this trip last minute, Friday afternoon, to be exact.
How long should you wait before leaving a restaurant…part 2
I have had the worst luck with restaurants in Dallas. My expectations are low when I engage anyone in the service industry. Today, I wanted to grab some food after sightseeing so I decided to stop by Zenna Thai and…
How long should you wait at a restaurant before leaving?
Earlier tonight, I stopped at Yama Sushi in Dallas for a late dinner. I went to the izakaya on the recommendation of a friend who lives in Plano. I only had two goals: 1) feed my son 2) have some…