May 2015

A Look Inside the JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square Hotel

May 31, 2015

In mid-May we enjoyed a weekend visit to our favorite US city, San Francisco. We decided to stay at the JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square hotel, using Marriott Rewards points.  When we lived in San Francisco, we remember this hotel as the Pan Pacific. The JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square hotel is located at 515 Mason Street, […]

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10 Questions to Help Determine Where You Should Travel in Europe

May 29, 2015

We love reader questions like this one we recently received from Marcy, a college student: I just received the opportunity to travel to Europe for about 6 weeks this summer! I’m going with a friend and we were hoping to stay in two main places, a base camp of sorts, and then do day trips from there. We […]

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20 Fun Facts About Antwerp, Belgium

May 18, 2015

We will be visiting Antwerp, Belgium during an upcoming trip to Europe. As part of our trip planning research, we learned some interesting facts about Belgium’s most populous city located on the Scheldt River about about 25 miles north of Brussels. 20 Fun Facts About Antwerp, Belgium 1. While the country of Belgium has three different official languages […]

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Trying the “Park Here, Stay Here, Fly There” Promo at Kansas City Airport Marriott

May 15, 2015

When we made a long weekend trip to Panama City, Panama last month, we had a very early morning departure out of the Kansas City, Missouri airport. We decided to try the “Park Here, Stay Here, Fly There” promotion at Kansas City Airport Marriott hotel. By booking a 1-night hotel stay with this promotion prior […]

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