Here’s why the Thai man punched a 72-year old elderly Aussie man in Pattaya (Video)

October 13, 2017 / 0 comments

In a video that’s making the social media rounds, a young Thai man is caught sucker punching a 72-year old Aussie man when he isn’t looking in what seems like a road rage incident.

HotelTonight expands to 100-day reservation window for discounted hotel rooms

October 10, 2017 / 0 comments

HotelTonight has got good news for those of you that rely on the app as much as you do planning on your calendar.

How to contact family and friends in Vieques after Hurricane Maria?

September 27, 2017 / 23 comments

Five days ago, we created this post about the damage done in Vieques after Hurricane Maria. Little did we know that it would be relied on as one of the few ways to get into touch with the island community of approximately 9,000 people. 

The first photos of Vieques have emerged after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rican island

September 23, 2017 / 50 comments

As you know by now, Puerto Rico was recently battered by Hurricane Maria — in particular, the island of Vieques bore the brunt of the Category 5 hurricane. In some of the first photos that have come out since the hurricane made landfall a few days ago, you’ll see images giving partial-view into the wreckage…

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Why won’t Virgin America’s website allow me to make a payment or add a credit card?

August 26, 2017 / 0 comments

I’ve run into a consistent problem not being able to pay for my ticket on Virgin America’s website. Have you gotten to the payment screen and wasn’t able to move on? If so, we think we know what’s happening.

Now you can upgrade your room via HotelTonight’s app!

July 26, 2017 / 0 comments

Now you can upgrade your room that you book on HotelTonight.

31 Bangkok Taxi Tips: Tuk tuks, tipping, tolls and scams to avoid in Thailand

February 9, 2017 / 1 comment

Bangkok is HUGE. I live in New York and am used to walking everywhere, but Bangkok is no joke.

#deleteuber: Boycott Uber’s support of Donald Trump by using Lyft or Sidecar

January 27, 2017 / 2 comments

If you didn’t know, now you know: Uber sucks. And they’ve sucked for a while. .

Review: Bell Travel Services shuttle bus service from Bangkok to Pattaya

January 22, 2017 / 1 comment

The trip to Pattaya from Bangkok should take anywhere from 1.5 – 2 hours from Bangkok. Booking a car from Bangkok to Pattaya is the quickest method of transportation, but it will cost you between 1,000 baht (at best) to $1,800 all depending on your luck.

Hanging Out in the Bahamas

January 17, 2017 / 0 comments

Source: Wikimedia.org The Bahamas are the holiday destination of everyone’s dreams, or at least it seems so. The fantasy of walking down a white or pink sandy beach (yes, some of them are pink!) is pretty common and not surprising at all.

How many days in Macau? 1-2 days should be enough for most

December 14, 2016 / 0 comments

Who I am as a traveler, I prefer a good mix of culture and history, food and shopping, as well as being a little touristy. I’m also decently traveled, and though not willing to spend a ton of money on hotels, I’m open to spending on new experiences and adventures.

How Many Bicyclist Deaths/Fatalities in New York City by Year (since 1996)

September 15, 2016 / 2 comments

New York City has added miles and miles of protected bike lanes over the last couple decades as ridership has increased many-fold.

The Orleans Hotel & Casino: When are check-in and checkout times?

April 22, 2016 / 0 comments

Staying at The Orleans? The published check-in time for the hotel and casino is at 3PM, but depending on how full this huge hotel is, you can probably get into your room earlier. Of course, early check-in is at the discretion of the hotel. 

Lyft in Baltimore: Save $50 on your first Lyft ride in Baltimore

February 28, 2016 / 0 comments

Lyft, launched in 2012 in San Francisco, CA, currently provide services to 195 cities across the US. From San Francisco to NYC, it covers a lot of major cities, one of which is Baltimore.

How to use Lyft in Detroit and using it to DTW (Detroit’s airport)

February 20, 2016 / 1 comment

Lyft brands itself as your friendly neighborhood ride-sharing service and it’s grown significantly in Detroit. Launched as a mobile app in the summer of 2012 as a service of Zimride, it has grown exponentially ever since.

Quick guide to using Lyft in Minneapolis-St. Paul (and $50 code)

February 14, 2016 / 0 comments

There have been some exciting innovations to the personal transportation industry in the last decade. One of those innovations is the advent of rideshare companies such like Uber and Lyft. In this post, we’ll focus specically on Lyft (because I dislike Uber).

Myanmar 4.8 earthquake on January 12 knocks out power to Yangon

January 12, 2016 / 0 comments

Laying in bed at my hotel after a long day doing touristy things in Yangon, the hotel started to sway.

Lyft can pickup passengers from LAX now (w/$50 code)

December 22, 2015 / 0 comments

For more than two years, Lyft and Uber have been able to drop off, but not pick up from LAX. That’s until tomorrow when travelers will be able to request a Lyft from Los Angeles International airport (LAX) legally.

Here’s how to use Tiket.com to book Indonesian flights with a U.S. credit card

December 8, 2015 / 4 comments

There’s a way to book your Air Asia, Lion Air, Batik, Sriwijaya and Citilink flights from the United States, it’s just not through their respective websites unfortunately.

Why I decided not to use TicketIndonesia.info to book my flights

December 4, 2015 / 1 comment

As mentioned on yesterday’s post, buying tickets directly from Indonesian airline websites with a United States credit card seems futile.

Is it safe to use Tiket.com to book Indonesian flights from U.S.?

December 3, 2015 / 8 comments

With an itinerary set for a trip to Indonesia, I wanted to start booking my internal flights to Yogyakarta and Bali within the country.

It costs approximately $32 to take a Lyft to/from LGA to Lower Manhattan

November 24, 2015 / 1 comment

If you follow this site (wow, your life) then you know that I am a big proponent of Lyft and especially when compared to Uber. Specifically, when I do use Lyft, I use their “Line” service because it’s economically sensible.

Cancel a British Airways reward flight without Avios penalty

October 17, 2015 / 0 comments

All hail British Airways and their reward miles cancellation policy!

1,000 brand new, redesigned Citi Bikes hit the streets of New York City

July 3, 2015 / 1 comment

Citi Bike released 1,000 of their redesigned bikes this week. I wasn’t aware of the new bikes, so when I first came across one, it was a surprise.

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