Each week, we'll scour the world for a different cocktail and tell you how to get in on the spirits-filled fun at home. Today, we head south for an autumn-tinged Old Fashioned from Birmingham, Alabama’s no-menu cocktail bar, The Collins.
A few weeks ago, LAX announced that they had won approval to build a dedicated VIP terminal for celebrities, sports figures, diplomats, and anyone else looking to have privacy while waiting for their flights or after arriving at LAX....Show More Summary
I’ve recently written about some problems related to our short trip to Toronto, Canada. The first problem occurred when we were supposed to go on the trip a few weeks back. I was checking my British Airways account when I noticed that our flight to Toronto had been cancelled. Show More Summary
Hilton has confirmed they will be matching top tier elites from at least one major program to their Diamond tier as part of their recently announced status match. The post CONFIRMED: Hilton is Matching to Diamond with their New Status Match appeared first on Miles to Memories.
$500 Visa gift cards have returned to Giftcards.com, but there is one change that may kill the deal for some while making it just marginally good enough for others. The post Giftcards.com $500 Personalized Visas Return w/Free Shipping Today: Is It Worth It? appeared first on Miles to Memories.
There is a particular commercial which stars a green blob named Mr. Mucus, who is the brand mascot of a product which purports to relieve people of congestion: “Now for the latest: Mr. Mucus, the anthropomorphic snot ball who’s been blubbering about the brand since 2004, has... The post A Commercial Where Mucus Mocks Elite Status and Miles appeared first on The Gate.
A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips. Continue reading How to Save on Gas and Get Your Tweets Answered by Delta.....
The romance of miles and points: A true love song. "I have waited, and waited... to one day be upgraded.." Continue reading OMG a Sexy Musical Ode to Elite Status. You Just Can’t Look Away....
Originally published in the December issue of Robb Report as “Speed Demon” The 707 hp Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat has its performance priorities straight. Much like swinging a sledgehammer or devouring a 32-?ounce porterhouse steak, driving an honest-to-god muscle car can satisfy a primordial urge. Show More Summary
Originally published in the December issue of Robb Report as “Space Explorer” The Gift: ? The first example of the Hysek IO 45 mm Skeleton Tourbillon with Blue Sapphire. ? $119,000 “The idea behind the watch is to give maximum transparency to the tourbillon movement,” says Ralph Aljord, vice president of Hysek, the watch and accessory design firm. Show More Summary
There are so many Canadian wonders ? it?s hard to decide what to see. The beauty of Canada?s glaciers, mountains, coastlines and links is almost unparalleled. And the only place you can see them all is the magical Yukon. Emblazoned with...Show More Summary
Travelers who love the great outdoors may be able to put up with a variety of challenges, but we still like gear that functions well and helps us on our journey. The lantern’s flexible handle allows you to thread it around drawer handles and tent poles. Show More Summary
The vehicle had buckled trim pieces, bumper covers and scuffs. There was no damage noted by me, and no negative incidents occurred while the car was in my possession. The car then sat on the lot for more than a day, until it was driven...Show More Summary
Studded with the crenelated cream of Germany’s castles, it bustles with boats, trains and highway traffic. The hostel still rents rooms to travelers of all ages for under $30, complete with breakfast and a royal Rhine view. Rhineland...Show More Summary
On this strange, wonderful night, volunteer actors portray miners who are portraying shepherds and citizens of Bethlehem; one of the wise men is a white-bearded gentleman in a stovepipe hat; and Mary dons a serape and Joseph a sombrero...Show More Summary
[...] among visitors and locals, the tranquil enclave of Los Feliz, just 8 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles, tends to live up to its cheerful moniker. For several generations, ownership passed to his descendants, and parts ofShow More Summary
Alaska Airlines baggage handlers in San Jose, California were taped tossing luggage. Apparently... for half an hour while other employees cheered them on. They may have been inspired by these Air Canada baggage handlers. But at least they weren't planting bullets in luggage. Show More Summary
Secure, guided tour of Egypt’s sights Egypt has been on my bucket list, but this was the first time in years that we saw an organized trip offered, so we felt it was safe to travel there. Don’t miss: A ride on the Nile on a falouka sailboat...Show More Summary
It would be great if The Chronicle had a travel product “test kitchen” for putting all our gear and gadgets through the paces, but instead we just take them on the road. The clam-shell design (including a zippered mesh to keep shirts...Show More Summary