April 2015

A Peek Inside Different Marriott Hotels Around the World

April 30, 2015

Between our travels for business and travel for fun, we stay in a lot of hotels. Mr. Jones frequently stays in one of the 19 different Marriott hotel brands when traveling on business, and we’ve had some fabulous hotel stays via the Marriott Rewards program. Here is a look inside different Marriott hotels around the world. […]

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An Easy and Inexpensive Way to Visit the Panama Canal from Panama City

April 29, 2015

Last weekend we met our friend James in Panama City, Panama. Seeing the Panama Canal was a top priority during our brief visit. The best place to view the Panama Canal from Panama City is at the Miraflores Locks Visitor Center. We considered taking a Panama Canal tour, but found the tours to be expensive at $85 to $150 […]

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Our #1 Strategy for Staying Healthy When Traveling

April 28, 2015

We made a quick stay at the Kansas City Airport Marriott hotel last Friday night before an early morning flight out of the country. One of the little things that I love about Marriott hotels is the chain’s Thann orange and tangerine hand wash, which has a clean, citrus smell. With a late night check-in, and […]

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Updating Our Progress on The Travelers’ Century Club List of 324 Destinations

April 27, 2015

We are in Panama City, Panama, having a fabulous, if brief visit. This view of downtown is taken from the Hilton Panama on Balboa Avenue. This is our first visit to the country of Panama in Central America. This means that we get to update our progress on The Travelers’ Century Club List of 324 Destinations. The […]

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