Get Your Elite Status Now!

Get Your Elite Status Now!

How to earn Elite status at hotels So how do you earn elite status? One way is to travel frequently, and be loyal to the same hotel brand.  The other way is to have the right credit card, and meet any necessary spending thresholds to reach the next level of status....
“DOWN UNDER” BUDGET

“DOWN UNDER” BUDGET

AUSTRALIA FOR LESS MILES!!!!!!! Delta is the only airline that allows free oneways on awards wholly within the continental US and Canada. That means you can get three one way flight awards for only 25k miles if you can find low-miles-price award space on all segments....
Live Like A Star In NYC!

Live Like A Star In NYC!

Below is a complete resource to regularly visit www.nyc.gov/housing, which can take you to the following important websites: 1. NYC Housing Connect www.nyc.gov/housingconnect Lotteries for new units only Create a profile and apply to new lotteries online for...
Discounts For Traveling The Globe

Discounts For Traveling The Globe

GET AIRLINE BOOKING DISCOUNTS Want a quick 30% discount on your family’s trip to Australia, Europe or Hawaii? In the crazy airfare world, sometimes buying two tickets is cheaper than one. Pairing two discounted tickets together to create your own connecting...
TIPS FOR YOUR FIRST TRANSATLANTIC CRUISE

TIPS FOR YOUR FIRST TRANSATLANTIC CRUISE

This past April, I took my first TransAtlantic cruise on Celebrity starting in Ft. Lauderdale and ending in Roma.  I was surprised to learn the free perks offered by Celebrity do not apply on long cruises.   (Tips, Drinks, Internet package to choose from etc)  My...
Bargain Hunting In Barcelona

Bargain Hunting In Barcelona

Hotels in Barcelona have the highest prices from April through October. From November through March, rates are at least 25 percent lower. Locals make lunch their biggest meal of the day, and visitors should too, because they can take advantage of well-priced set menus...
Travel Tips For Chicago

Travel Tips For Chicago

Chicago’s upscale hotels offer great deals and their lowest rates during the first quarter of the year. Enjoying some of the city’s most popular restaurants doesn’t have to break the bank.  Top picks for reasonably priced eats include Lou Malnati’s for deep-dish...
Travel Tips For NYC

Travel Tips For NYC

  New York is expensive, but there are ways to have an upscale getaway without paying premium prices.  Hotel room prices in New York are highest from September to the first week of November, and from Thanksgiving to New Year. They’re also high in the spring and...
THANKFUL!

THANKFUL!

It can often be hard to appreciate our blessings and to make the time to give thanks. After a summer filled with obstacles, my luck has begun to change.  In a matter of weeks, I booked a lead role in a commercial, and then booked a voice over for a film. I was hired...
BELIEVE….HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

BELIEVE….HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

The holiday season can be a time of reflections, traditions and faith. Our families and faith influence our holiday experiences from Chanukah to Kwanzaa, Christmas and Santa Clause. Faith is defined as a strong belief in someone or something. The holidays are a time...