Tuesday, December 18, 2018

JFK AirTrain: Why Mess with Uber to Manhattan?

All these years, I've been taking Uber to and from JFK. Either Pool was very cheap or I had a half off ride promo that made it worthwhile for me to avoid public transport.

Massai Mara to Amboseli: The Arduous 12 Hour Drive

Maasai Mara to Amboseli is part of the South America & Africa Points Heist Trip Report. If you're looking to see another one of Kenya's great national parks, might I suggest breaking up the trip...

Drive Versus Fly? The Bumpy Road to Maasai Mara

Drive Versus Fly is part of the South American & Africa Points Heist. I booked the drive through the Four Points concierge in Nairobi. Fly versus drive - those are your options to Maasai Mara....

Chile Border Crossing, San Pedro, Llama Burgers, Airport Transfer to Calama

Crossing borders over land versus air is always interesting. I have only done it a few times (USA to Mexico/Canada, Romania to Bulgaria, Bosnia to Croatia, to name a few.)‎ After the Bolivian salt flats...

The Great Train Adventure to Machu Picchu

After finally getting the tickets sorted, I was ready for the train to and from Machu Picchu. The Train Station  Get there early and order a mocha while waiting for your train and so you can...

Uber One Madrid: My Review of Tesla

Uber was surging when I was in Madrid so I picked Uber One. There are so many variations of Uber that I don't even know what is what. I was half expecting a self...

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...

Uber LaGuardia: The Dysfunctional Uber Setup

I finally arrived in New York after a helter-skelter day (and night) of travel (see United Club Denver, Frontier=Allegiant). Before heading to my hotel, I had to stop at my favorite Centurion Lounge at...

Train Vs Plane? Transport Decisions in Europe

I took a flight on Vueling airlines from Milan to Paris Orly. The plane cost $38.50. That is cheap until you factor in the train to the airport in Milan which was 13 euros...

Malpensa Express to Milan Airport: Forget The Automated Machine

The cost to take a taxi to Malpensa Airport is 95 euros. The smart solution is to take the Malpensa Express train which takes fifty minutes if everything goes right. The first problem was the...
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