Sunday, August 20, 2017

Lyft & Taco Bell Partner Up! Hope for All Mankind

Disclaimer: I get a Lyft credit if you sign up with my affiliate link. You get up to $20 in ride credit, so it's all good baby baby!  It can be dark being TPOL. The...

Why I Decided to Stay in Marrakech

There are certain places I visit that I know that I will like right away. There are other places that don't jive with me almost instantly. Those include Phuket, Istanbul, Mandalay, and Bagan. Curiously,...

How I Almost Left Marrakech After One Night

I try to blog in real time so I don't forget critical details. I was ready to hit publish on this post but had a change of heart.  Iberia and Avios to the rescue. Sorry, Marrakech...

Complaint Of The Week: Amex’s ‘New’ Website

Why do companies feel the need to mess with a good thing? I liked Amex's old website which let me see a quick summary of all of my accounts on a convenient side window....

Warning: You May Have A Business Aviator Open

Here's a friendly PSA from your friend TPOL: You may have a business aviator open and not realize it. Remember years ago when you used to churn the US Air credit card with Barclays?...

YG at 1-Oak Vegas: Getting Too Old For This…

Riggs, I'm Getting Too Old For This Shit. I've quoted that line too many times to count on this blog. It was true when I went to 1-Oak in Vegas during NBA Summer League. A dubiously famous rapper,...

Tipping At The Cash Register: Are You Bleeping Kidding?

I was at the Cosmopolitan in need of a drink. Instead of paying $15 at the Chandelier Bar, I went to the gift shop and scored a big Bud Light for the superb value...

Keep Vs. Cancel: Amex Platinum, Benz Edition

I don’t want to pay the $475 membership fee for the Amex Platinum, Benz edition. I definitely wouldn’t want to pay $550‎ for an annual fee, the increased price for the Amex Platinum card....

United Basic Economy Review: It Sucks

This is TPOL's first Flight Review of a United flight. I've done a great job of avoiding the airline and will continue to do so. Here's what happened: What I saved in money I lost...

Complaint Of The Day: Airport to Hotel Shuttles

This has been a rough trip. Flights on Frontier, long layovers, and the daily grind of NYC have taken their toll. I'm happy to return to Montana to golf. Of course, returning to the...
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