Podcasts
New Podcast:  PGA Tour Caddie Mark Urbanek
14 Apr. 2018
New Podcast: PGA Tour Caddie Mark Urbanek
You Da Man! Mark Urbanek is THE man on the bag and a professional golf caddie on the PGA Tour.  For those that don’t watch golf, he’s one of the guys carrying the golf clubs, giving his player advice, and basically keeping them happy and sane much of the time.  The guy is a major athlete
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Trip Report:  Oahu, Hawaii
6 Apr. 2018
Trip Report: Oahu, Hawaii
Surf’s Up Episode from my recent trip to Oahu, Hawaii.  First time trip to any part of Hawaii.  I used Flexperks for the flight costs, Choice points for the hotel stay, and also stayed at a local surf hostel, and Airbnb (5x Ultimate Rewards).  Also used Ultimate Rewards for a week of car rental.  In
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Interview with Stefan Krasowski of Rapid Travel Chai
10 Feb. 2018
Interview with Stefan Krasowski of Rapid Travel Chai
Global-Trotter Stefan Krasowski is truly a world traveler.  He has been to 189 of the world’s 193 countries and is a member of the Circumnavigators Club and the Travelers’ Century Club. He is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, a graduate of the prestigious Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and has also lived and studied
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Interview with Points Legend Randy Petersen
17 Jan. 2018
Interview with Points Legend Randy Petersen
Elite Status It’s not too much of a stretch to call Randy Petersen the Godfather of the points and miles hobby. He’s the pioneer behind many of the travel resources that millions of people all over the world use like FlyerTalk, BoardingArea, The Frequent Flyer Network, Inside Flyer magazine, MilePoint and many others.  The Wall Street
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Interview with Andre Hartman “Shark Whisperer”
9 Jun. 2017
Interview with Andre Hartman “Shark Whisperer”
The Real Jaws Few people know more about great white sharks than Andre Hartman.  He has been diving with sharks for the past 20 years, often without a cage or protection.  He has been bitten by great whites, ridden on top of them, and continues to dive to this day.  His work has been featured
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Interview with “Sharkman” Michael Rutzen
8 Jun. 2017
Interview with “Sharkman” Michael Rutzen
Michael Rutzen has spent more time free diving with great white sharks without a cage than any other person.  He’s a South African conservationist, film maker, cage diving operator and is one of the few people in the world that can understand and respond to white shark behaviour and body language.  He’s been featured in
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