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Loyalty Traveler Travels

This is a collection of posts from countries and states, cities, hotels, airports, parks and museums where I have traveled on Loyalty Traveler trips in the past few years. September 2016 London – Slovakia – Austria trip report, September 2016 Slovakia

That season again…and not talking taxes

April is harbor seal pup season in Monterey County, California. The coast of Monterey is a great place for seeing marine life in the ocean without getting on a boat. My great fortune is I live here. January is grey

Arctic Norway and whales

Telling travelers and flight crew yesterday that I was returning to San Francisco, California from Arctic Norway evoked an inquisitive response from people interested in a place where relatively few Americans have traveled. “Did you see the northern lights?” –

Using AirfareWatchDog for tracking low fares

There were so many low fares around the USA yesterday with American and United dropping airfares to almost match Spirit Airlines on many routes. After post-bombing in the morning, I scheduled a break to hike the beautiful coastline of Monterey

United and American Monterey to Baltimore and Milwaukee $300

Monterey, California to Baltimore BWI or Milwaukee MKE is around $300 round trip for flights on United or US Airways for travel August to December on many weekdays and Saturdays. American Airlines Monterey MRY – Phoenix PHX – Milwaukee MKE

SeaWorld Orlando and marine mammal intelligence on cue

SeaWorld Orlando was the site of one of the IPW 2015 Orlando convention evening events this week. All the photos in this article are my own photos from Central Coast California and SeaWorld Orlando performances. This week was the first

Life in a tourist town on a holiday weekend

There are four no parking signs along the southbound side of Highway 1, Pacific Coast Highway, adjacent to Point Lobos State Reserve. Last year on Memorial Day weekend, most of the cars lining the southbound side of the 2-lane highway

Too cute harbor seal pups and sea otter pup turns 50 days old

April in Monterey, California means harbor seal pups. These little pups of blubber come out on some beaches around the Monterey area for a month of growing on mother’s milk. My impression is harbor seals do not like to touch

Caddyshack, Pebble Beach style

This week has taught me a newly found respect for golf after spending four days at Pebble Beach, California on the Pebble Beach Golf Links, Monterey Peninsula Country Club and Spyglass Hill. This is the ATT National Pro-Am 2015 when

Pebble Beach ATT Pro-Am 2015 49ers-Giants football, baseball, golf balls shootout

This week is the 30th ATT Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Tournament. Yesterday was a gorgeous weather day in the mid-60s on the central coast of California here on the Monterey Peninsula. I drove four miles to Carmel and parked my