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Jun292017

Travel Planning several moves ahead

This is a personal thoughts piece on how I plan travel. My travel itineraries are planned several moves and months ahead, yet I am still tweaking my hotel stays in Europe two weeks from now. Club Carlson’s Free Fridays promotion motivated me to shift some hotel nights around to Carlson properties for our July travel…

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Mar252017

De-Icing my Iceland plans

This post shares some of the travel deals I found this week for travel around Norway and the Baltic countries of Latvia and Lithuania. Two weeks away from a ticket to Iceland and Copenhagen and my travel plans are frozen. I have hotel reservations in five cities, but my only real out-of-pocket expense at the…

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Aug232016

Loyalty Traveler ARNing Again July 2017

Hey John Oliver! Arning is an English language verb in this frequent traveler’s public school teacher vocabulary. John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight show on HBO had a piece on charter schools this past Sunday and mentioned ‘arning’ in reference to charter schools and education being run as a for-profit business. Take the L off the…

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May032016

Travel itinerary puzzle is working on a mystery

Rock song lyrics from memorable music in my past in Loyalty Traveler posts may seem as obscure as Beatles or Hermann Hesse quotes to millennial-age readers. One song in mind lately is Tom Petty ‘Runnin’ Down a Dream’. Tom Petty in Salinas in 1979 was probably the biggest show in Monterey County since the 1967…

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