Friday, May 29, 2020

Arabs Fight Over Who Makes the Best Kebab

Americans compete over who makes the best bbq, Vietnamese the best pho, and us Arabs, we fight over who makes the best kebab. Kebab, kebab, kebab, that’s all I’ve heard all week since my parents...

Viva Southwest to Vegas!

My inaugural post for the flight reviews page has to begin with Southwest Airlines because I fly it domestically more than any other airline. I have had the good fortune to have a companion pass...

TaxiCab Confessions: The Revelation

There comes a time in man's life when he has to realize his limitations, no matter how ‎unsettling it is. For me, that time came when I submitted my book for publication to some of the...

Crazy Taxi

As a marketing ploy I decided to drive a taxi in Scottsdale and surrounding areas in an effort to spread the word that my book was going on sale. (You can buy it here.) As I...
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An Aloft Phoenix Thanksgiving

This previous review of the Aloft Phoenix Airport is included in the Trip Report The Southwest Companion Pass: Round 3 which began in April of 2015 and is continuing on till the companion pass expires. Happy Thanksgiving to...

If You Hate Baseball, You’ll Love Spring Training

I'm not the biggest fan of baseball. While I do hope the Detroit Tigers can finally win the World Series, I never watch until it is playoff time. Tuning in on TV is too boring...

No Funday Sunday Phoenix

The fun began on Thursday culminating with the wedding on Saturday. Tomorrow I return back home leaving Sunday as the last day for the fun and entertainment of the desert. I woke up in the...

Hotel Review: Hyatt House Old Town Scottsdale

I was all set for my return to the Sparky state following my exodus from Mongolia. I chose to stay at the Hyatt House Old Town Scottsdale which is located...

The W Scottsdale: Too Cool to Care

Having lived in Scottsdale off and on for ten yen years, I am intimately familiar with the W Scottsdale both as a guest and as a pool/bar visitor...
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Hyatt Place Scottsdale Review: Great Service, Bleh Property

I'm happy to say that the Hyatt Place Scottsdale Review is the last review of a boring property in this otherwise eventful Diamond Challenge...
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