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Ireland Releases Che Guevara Postage Stamp
3 Nov. 2017
Ireland Releases Che Guevara Postage Stamp
A Hero To Some, A Terrorist To Others In October, the Republic of Ireland released a postage stamp with Che Guevara to mark the the 50th anniversary of his death.  Ernesto “Che” Guevara was one of the leaders of communist revolution in Cuba in the 1950s, but was later captured and executed by CIA trained soldiers for trying
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The 15 Best Websites for finding Cheap Flights and Travel
30 Oct. 2017
The 15 Best Websites for finding Cheap Flights and Travel
Think you miss out on deals that others get?  Want to find cheap flights for your next trip?  The internet is full of various websites that list prices for flights, but it’s hard to compare and keep track of all the options. Here’s a list of the best websites to find cheap flights and airfare for your next
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The Best Travel Daypacks & Carry Ons
17 Oct. 2017
The Best Travel Daypacks & Carry Ons
Great Day Packs. Period. Americans love the latest and greatest tech, gadgets, and travel gear.  I have soft spots for those things too, and I really enjoy well made and functional travel equipment.  My first trip overseas was to Europe for 6 months as a backpacker, and from those early days of carrying nearly everything on my
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Barclays Shut Down All My Accounts
13 Oct. 2017
Barclays Shut Down All My Accounts
End Times After generating roughly 7 million frequent flyer miles, hotel points, and other travel related award points in the past several years, it happened – my first official bank shutdown. How it happened was a bit strange and a bit of a mystery, although I think I have a good handle on how and why. 
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Great White Shark Cage Diving Photos from Australia
13 Oct. 2017
Great White Shark Cage Diving Photos from Australia
Points Saved Me Thousands The best thing about cage diving with great white sharks, was seeing great white sharks up close and personal.  Diving with sea lions on the way back from cage diving was also really cool.  But one of the most underrated parts of my trip was the fact that I paid for
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The Cash Back Credit Card That Churners Can’t Get
3 Oct. 2017
The Cash Back Credit Card That Churners Can’t Get
The Best Cash Back Credit Card? What’s the best cash back rewards credit card? There are are tons of 1% to 1.5% cash back options out there, and even a good amount of 2% cash back options.  I have the Capital One Spark for Business , Fidelity Rewards, and Citi Double Cash – all of
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Emergency Room:  Cape Town South Africa
3 Oct. 2017
Emergency Room:  Cape Town South Africa
I recently visited South Africa for a month.  I had an amazing time and was able to see much of probably the prettiest country that I’ve ever visited.  I did a safari, great white shark cage diving, visited several townships (poor/slum areas), wineries, and much more.  It was a great trip, but I was also
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What to See, Do and Avoid When Visiting Fiji
2 Oct. 2017
What to See, Do and Avoid When Visiting Fiji
Fiji is on many people’s bucket lists of exotic locals to visit.  It’s a beautiful, but fairly impoverished country consisting of 332 islands.  In my recent trip to Fiji, I traveled from the main island (Viti Levu) to a smaller island nearby (Vanua Levu) to scuba dive the Namena Reserve.  The Namena Reserve and the Somosomo
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