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Hotel Review: Boscolo Milano, Autograph Collection

Hotel Review: Boscolo Milano, Autograph Collection

We landed in Milan after a couple uneventful Aegean Airlines flights and we hopped on the train into the city and then the subway … Read More!

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Santorini: A Jewel in the Aegean

Santorini: A Jewel in the Aegean

As I talked about in our last post about our awesome AirBnB, we arrived from Athens and took a transport set up by … Read More!

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Lounge Review: United Polaris Lounge Chicago O’Hare (ORD)

Lounge Review: United Polaris Lounge Chicago O’Hare (ORD)

Here we go! After a quick, painless flight from Springfield (SPI) to Chicago (ORD), the trip, and the fun, has really begun.… Read More!

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Introduction: Quick First Class Trip to Tokyo and Back!

Introduction: Quick First Class Trip to Tokyo

As you probably saw in the Trip Alert post, I’m leaving tomorrow for a quick 4.5 days in Tokyo!

While this will be … Read More!

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Bodacious Trip Alert: Quick First Class trip to Tokyo!

Bodacious Trip Alert: Quick First Class trip to Tokyo!

If there’s any silver lining to having a wife that’s deployed to the other side of the world, it’s the fact … Read More!

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Our 1st Airbnb experience! Awesome stay in Santorini, Greece!

Our 1st Airbnb experience! Awesome stay in Santorini, Greece!

After our busy day in Athens seeing the sights, it was time to head for some island relaxation on Santorini!  … Read More!

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Hotel Review: Hyatt Centric French Quarter – New Orleans

Hotel Review: Hyatt Centric French Quarter – New Orleans

Wow. It’s been quite a while since I’ve posted. 2.5 months? It’s honestly embarrassing. I could go on about how I’m … Read More!

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Athens: The Highlights!

Athens, Greece

Our first night in Athens consisted of getting to the hotel and then having a great dinner on the top floor of the Radisson Blu.  But the next … Read More!

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WIDE OPENish: AA Business Class Award Space to Europe!

GREAT AA Award Space to Europe for Spring/Summer 2017

As many of you know the “SAAver” award space for American Airlines Business class awards on their own planes has been … Read More!

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Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Park Hotel Athens

Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Park Hotel Athens

After an awesome stay at the Lufthansa First Class Terminal it was time for our Intra-Europe business class flight to Athens and then … Read More!

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Lounge Review: Lufthansa First Class Terminal Frankfurt (FRA)

Lounge Review: Lufthansa First Class Terminal Frankfurt (FRA)

After an awesome flight in Lufthansa First Class flight we arrived in Frankfurt with over 4 hours to kill before our next … Read More!

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Flight Review: Lufthansa First Class 747 Chicago (ORD)- Frankfurt (FRA)

Flight Review: Lufthansa First Class 747 Chicago (ORD)- Frankfurt (FRA)

After lounge hopping around Chicago O’hare it was time for the main event of our journey from the US to … Read More!

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Want Admirals Club Bag Tags? Cancel your Citi Executive card!

Want Admirals Club Bag Tags? Cancel your Citi Executive Card!

I applied for the Citi Executive card at the end of June, 2014. The only reason I applied, like most … Read More!

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Lounge Review: United Club Concourse B Chicago (ORD)

Lounge Review: United Club Concourse B Chicago (ORD)

After about 90 minutes in the United Global First Lounge it was time to stretch our legs and head from Concourse C … Read More!

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Lounge Review: United Global First Chicago (ORD)

Lounge Review: United Global First Chicago (ORD)

As we left for our trip to Greece we had a short flight to Chicago followed by a 4 1/2 hour layover.  Due … Read More!