Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives for June 2011.

Hilton Budapest (Castle Area)

I had the opportunity to stay at the Hilton Budapest during my trip.  The location is great for tourists since it is right in the middle of the Castle Area (which has no castle) but does have amazing views of the Danube. Getting there was easy enough since the confirmation stated to get on bus…

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Hilton Third Quarter Promo Live

https://www.hiltonhhonors.com/DoubleYourHHonors Suddenly ‘around the world’ is around your corner. You can earn Double Points or Double Miles when you book and stay at any of our participating 3,700 hotels and resorts in 82 countries by September 30, 2011. So whether you’re craving a lazy week at the beach or want to spend the weekend by…

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Fun with Star Alliance award tickets

So, Saturday was supposed to be the beginning of my long awaited vacation.  I used my United miles to book a Business class star alliance award ticket CLT-EWR-FRA-PRG. CLT-EWR was US Airways and everything else was Lufthansa. CLT-EWR was delayed 1.5 hours due to mechanical issues meaning I would miss my EWR-FRA flight.  I called…

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My first “enhanced” pat down

Well I figured my number would finally come up and it did last week at IND. The lady forgot to do the inside the beltline inspection, but remembered before she sent me on her way.  I also helps that i have thunder thighs so she “met resistance” while she was still a few inches from…

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Big vacation coming up

I’m heading out of the country for a couple weeks but that means I should hopefully post a lot more. I’m heading to Prague, Berlin, and Budapest.  I have business class seats on Lufthansa across the pond so it should be a good trip. Please stay tuned.

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