Lines suck. Lines especially suck when you’re running about 15 minutes late for your flight (which, why is that always the case?). Alaska Airlines has made it easier and faster to check luggage on your next flight. And, through October 20, 2015, you can earn 1,000 Bonus Miles (up to 5,000 Bonus Miles total) every … [Read more…]
I may be biased, but Michigan is the greatest state in the union. And, according to Thrillist, I’m right! As part of the “America Week” campaign, Thrillist released “The Definitive and final ranking of all 50 states.” States were ranked on their contributions to America, specifically “inventions, food/drink, somewhat productive famous people, unique physical beauty, … [Read more…]
Spoiler alert: You’re going to want to take a bath in Lysol I’m sick. Like, coughing, runny nose, puffy face sick. One might think with as much as I fly, I’d be sick all the time. That isn’t the case, however. In fact, last year I only had a few quick sore throats that were … [Read more…]
I’ve traveled more days this year than any other year of my life. Most of my travel was for work, but some of it was for fun. So, this is what 82 flights to 21 states and two provinces looks like on a map. My one regret this year was not going overseas, but I … [Read more…]
Today my friend Greg took me to breakfast at the little diner at the end of his street called Gary’s Handy Lunch. Gary’s is a cute little 50’s style diner/greasy spoon type of place. The food came out quick, and was good. I had an omelette from the special board (sausage, mozzarella, onion tomato) and potatoes. Usually … [Read more…]
I decided to visualize my Foursquare check-ins. This is the last year of my life, 2013, visualized on a map. Countless cities (some a few times over), 59 flights, a few road trips, one cruise… and 2014 shows no signs of slowing down. Happy New Year.