Monday, July 16, 2018

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Running Hot: Where to Run in Beautiful San Juan

Cardio in San Juan is part of Puerto Rico Travel Guide, where you'll learn everything about living in PR including what you need to...

Uppity Vs. Affordable: Where to Eat Tacos in Condado (San Juan)

The most important necessity for moving to a new city is finding a good place for pho. High on the list is also finding a solid taco spot.

Lessons from Iberia Deal: Think Ahead!

Iberia honored the deal, at least for me. That means I'm going to Albania! While I'm happy I will be flying round trip in...

Iberia Honors Deal! San Juan-Madrid (Albania) RT Booked!

Do you believe in miracles? Si! Refresh, refresh, refresh is all I did today. And just like waiting for final exam grades, the result...

Air China, Say What? “Your Flight is to Busan, We’ll Only...

Air China, say what! Air China, say what? Today I asked the gate agent that very question when I inquired as to what the...

Kim Jong Un Beats TPOL to Marina Bay Sands

There are few hotels that I want to visit that have eluded my travels. The one at the top of the list is the...

Badda Book, Badda Boom? Who Does Your Marketing?

It's been a minute since I've written a complaint of the week post. Today is as good a day as any other to write...

Surprise Reason for JetBlue Business Card Rejection

JetBlue's Business card comes with a sign-up bonus of 40k. I have the personal card but wanted the business one to top up my...

Don’t Fly Allegiant!

I once wrote a post called Allegiant Airlines Review: Expect Everything, Carry Nothing. There I documented a perfectly peaceful journey from Montana to Las...

Hyatt Centric Fisherman’s Wharf San Francisco: I Hate Suite Reviewing

If the hotel was a Hyatt or a Motel 6, it would not have mattered. I came, I snapped photos, I crashed. The End. 

Virgin Atlantic Upper Class LHR-SFO: Pumba’s Last Ride

Virgin, Virgin, Virgin. There are virgins everywhere. First, it was the Virgin Clubhouse in JNB.

Virgin Atlantic Lounge London Heathrow: We Be Clubbin!

This lounge is called a clubhouse and for good reason. Like the Costco setup of the Turkish Airlines Lounge in IST, the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse at LHR is novel.

Michigan 7:1 to Win: Good Enough to Book San Antonio?

Once upon a time in 1989 Michigan went to the Final Four and won it all. Once upon a timeout, Chris Webber called one,...

TPOL’s 2018 Winning NCAA Bracket!

I picked Michigan to win last year. That didn't work out. The loser of that wager would have to fly Air India from SFO-DEL in...

So What We Smoke Weed: Cancun’s New Motto?

There's an article in Bloomberg called, "Legal Weed in Cancun Becomes New Idea for Curbing Violence," where the Ministry of Tourism is floating the idea of...

Fluent Forever: The Best Way to Learn Multiple Languages?

Disclaimer: I don't get paid for this either, just like I didn't get paid to endorse the Westin Air Diffuser. Sometimes it's fun to...

The Failing NYT Didn’t Hire TPOL: Sad!

Lil Marco, Lyin Ted, Crooked Hillary: hearing those nicknames enough times makes it difficult not to use the accompanying adjective with the proper noun....

Pholl of Regrets: Turtle Tower’s Decline in San Francisco

We all make mistakes. I haven't made one since '78 but I understand why people do. That's why I hope you forgive me for writing in July of 2014 that Turtle Tower is the 6th based place to get pho in the world.

The World Cup! Where to Watch Sports in San Juan

You now know where to get tacos in San Juan and where to go for a run. But where to go for the big game?

Running Hot: Where to Run in Beautiful San Juan

Cardio in San Juan is part of Puerto Rico Travel Guide, where you'll learn everything about living in PR including what you need to...

Hurricane Beryl: Preparing for TPOL’s First Tropical Event

Preparing for Hurricane Beryl is part of TPOL Moves to PR series, which describes my experience moving and living in the only true tax shelter for...

Flying Business or First? Don’t Rage the Night Before

Flying business or First? is part of the Round The Atlantic Trip Report. It was Friday night in Madrid, only it wasn't time to party. It...

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