I stay in a lot of hotels-a lot of hotels! So I am a little particular where I stay, what I expect and what I am charged for. I don’t mind paying for quality but I hate being nickel and aimed and I hate ridiculous charges that are seemingly made up. So here are the […]
I recently did the travel tales podcast with stand-up comedian and podcast host Mike Siegel in Hollywood, California. It was a really fun and different podcast than the typical travel podcast I do. I really enjoyed it and while it does go for over an hour, it’s a fun listen.
Travel insurance is one of those things that people don’t like to think about or talk about but it sure is important to have it when you need it. I always use travel insurance when I travel abroad and have several personal examples of friends and family saving tens of thousands of dollars because they […]
Here is a Huff Post Live segment on competitive traveling that I just did live in the Huffington Post studios in New York. It was a really fun panel discussion about competitive travel. The panel consisted of myself along with Charles Veley and Bill Altaffer, who have both also traveled to every country in the […]
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past month or so, you’ve no doubt heard that the US is and will be curbing travel restrictions to Cuba and may soon end the trade embargo that has existed for 50+ years. I get asked constantly about Havana and Cuba in general. Everyone is so […]
Here is my last American Express info-graphic of the year for their #PointsForPresents campaign along with a pretty cool vine on how to maximize points during the holidays! I look forward to continuing my work with American Express in multiple capacities in 2015! Disclaimer: American Express commissioned me to write this info-graphic.
As most of you know I do a lot of TV these days and am often asked to talk about different travel related news stories and give recommendations of places to go for certain times of year. With the holidays and now with 2015 upon us I’ve done a bunch of places to see in […]
2014 was a pretty amazing year for me. My year in travel 2014 was focused mainly on work trips but I still managed to get a lot of fun trips in there as well and achieved some really cool travel goals and just goals in general. I also achieved my goal of being home more […]
Hope everyone had a great New Year and I am super excited for a great 2015! So after the incredible success of my South Pole trip, I have decided that I am going to the North Pole and I am organizing a trip to the North Pole on April 13-14 out of Longyearbyen in Svalbard, […]
Here is a FOX Business segment I did live yesterday, December 31, 2014 for the show Money with Melissa Francis; which I appear on regularly. This show was guest hosted my my buddy Adam Shapiro. We chatted about how I made it to the South Pole, changes to frequent flier programs moving ahead in 2015 […]