Trip notes part 1:3:05 connection in DallasSu 12/19/10 BA 192, DFW-LHR, 4:55pm-7:35am+1, First Cancelled due to London snowstorms.1:05 connection in LondonMo 12/20/10 BA 270, LHR-AMS, 8:40am-10:55am, Business Cancelled due to London snowstorms.2:10 connection in AmsterdamMo 12/20/10 CX 270, AMS-HKG, 1:05pm-7:05am+1, First. Cancelled due to London snowstorms.4:30 connection in S. Francisco2:25 connection in Honk Kong1:45 connection in Bangkok2 nights in Khao Lak/PhuketTrip notes part 2:3 nights in Chiang Mai1:55 connection in Bangkok1 night in Hong KongTrip notes part 3:6 nights in Melbourne/Great Ocean RoadTrip notes part 5:4 nights in TasmaniaTrip notes part 4:4 nights in SydneyTrip notes part 5:3 nights in the Whitsunday IslandsTrip notes part 6:9:05 connection in Melbourne5 nights in Hong Kong/Macau2:45 connection in Toronto1:05 connection in LaGuardia … [Read more...] about Round-The-World Trip Notes, Part 4: Sydney, Australia.
Daily round up
It’s that time once again, time to round up the best of the deals. bargains and discounts of the day and bring them to you in our regular daily deals round-up. Today we’ve got deals on Macro Keyboards, Logitech Gaming Mice and a bunch of discounts on Warhammer games amongst our selection, read on for more. … [Read more...] about Today’s Best Deals – Tuesday 6th November 2018
The majority of the week is behind us, and there’s only one more day to the weekend. Let’s take our regular look at the best deals we’ve found today, shall we? They include deals on Lenovo laptops, Kingdom Hearts 1.5 & 2.5 HD Remix, Fitbit Ionic Smartwatches and more. … [Read more...] about Today’s Best Deals – Thursday 8th November 2018
Sephora Collection Ready to Roll Brush Set ($88) – I don't know about you, but I try and ask for a new makeup brush set almost every Christmas. And this year, I found a Sephora Collection one that gives you incredible bang for your buck. This is a 10-brush set that's valued at $244 (right?!) and packed into a black faux leather brush roll that you can take with you anywhere. … [Read more...] about Beauty Gifts You NEED on Your Christmas List in 2018
AJK was doing some work but I wasn’t about to stay indoors all day. [AJK: And, I knew I had to pay the fever piper, so it was either going to be at the expense of Guam or Palau. I chose the former, and thankfully, it turned out to be the right decision as the fever was completely gone by the time we took off for Palau. Ain’t no substitute for rest!] Guam isn’t known as an island with a lot to see or do. But the #1 activity in Guam is Ypao Beach which was within walking distance of the hotel. Well technically it was within walking distance. I didn’t realize that there would be a steep hill with no sidewalks whatsoever, but full of speeding drivers. After a rather harrowing walk though I made it to the beach: … [Read more...] about United Island Hopper Trip Notes Part 2: It’s Time To Hop!
-I requested a suite in the older building, but there are only 3 suites in that building and at first they were unable to fulfill the request. No matter though, we were upgraded to a spectacular Park Executive suite that was possibly the most spacious hotel room I’ve ever been in. The room normally sells on their website for $1,100 per night, so not a bad deal for 18,000 points per night (a value of 6.1 cents per point). The room had 2 bathrooms, a vast dining and living room area, an office, a couple of closets, and a huge master bathroom and rain shower and jacuzzi. Not that I don’t have any complaints about the room though. The light switches are seriously poorly conceived. They are too “modern” for practical usage, even their own employees could barely operate them. Also a dozen lights are controlled by a single switch which is highly impractical and switches are not where they ought to be and are quite … [Read more...] about Trip Notes: Buenos Aires, Argentina