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Americas Cup New York City, Races On The Hudson River

Americas Cup New York City 2016 - Sailing Photos - Team Oracle

Americas Cup New York City The 35th Americas Cup returned to New York this past weekend (May 7-8) after almost a century. This is a historic moment for America’s Cup which was previously held in New York from 1870 through 1920 before moving to Newport, Rhode Island in 1930. I was excited to watch as were…

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Free Tickets New York Times Travel Show – New York City Jan 8-10 2016

New York Times Travel Show Logo

UPDATE: I have obtained another 150 tickets for my readers! CLICK HERE to get yours and use code NYTTRB. I was able to get 20 tickets to giveaway for the New York Times Travel Show on January 9-10, 2015 in New York City. Winners can bring a +1 for free too! Click here to enter. Last…

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Weekend Update: Economy+ Parody, NYC $5 Lyft Lines Ending, Amex SPG 30K Offer Ending, Citi AA Personal No FX

Weekend Update

Don’t have time to sift through BoardingArea and FlyerTalk? Here are the highlights from the past week: Key and Peele’s show finale included a parody scoring an Economy Plus Upgrade.  If you liked that skit, check out the other travel-related skits throughout the years: TSA & Al Qaeda, Turbulence, and Continental Breakfast. Lyft announced that $5 Lyft lines in NYC…

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Feature Week Review – A Look Back

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What a week it’s been!  In case you missed it, here’s a recap of what’s been published during my feature week so far: Ireland & Poland – 15 Day Trip Report – I spent more time writing this extensive trip report than actual “vacation” time.  The most popular mini-reports: Aer Lingus NEW Business Class review and…

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Hyatt Gold Passport Visa Signature RSVP Winemaker Dinner at Le Bernardin in NY on 6/19/2014 – with Giveaway

  I was recently invited to a Hyatt RSVP event at Le Bernardin (twitter).  For $100 per person, I was entitled to the following: Wine reception with passed hors d’oeuvres 30 Minute cooking demonstration and interaction with James Beard Award winning chef Eric Ripert 4–course sit–down dinner with wine pairings from Stonestreet Winery (twitter) Customized pairing menu…

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