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Labor Day weekend in Mendoza!

Labor Day weekend in Mendoza!

For Labor Day Weekend, Steve (DOS) and I are flying back to Mendoza, Argentina for another weekend of visiting the wineries in the Mendoza area.  We went to Mendoza over the July 4th holiday weekend, and had such a good…

Sunday night at Hyatt Orlando Airport

Sunday night at Hyatt Orlando Airport

It’s Sunday night as I write this, and have been quite busy since my last post at The Villages.  I worked remotely from home the last couple weeks, and also used that as a chance to catch up on things…

Miami to London – American Airlines 777 First Class

Miami to London – American Airlines 777 First Class

This blog continues our trip from Orlando to Cape Town, Africa as part of an AMA Waterways Tour and River Cruise. After leaving the Premium Lounge in Miami Terminal E, I headed to the gate.  Steve (DOS) had already headed…

Heading home from Saõ Paulo

Heading home from Saõ Paulo

Like all good trips (or even bad ones), the trip eventually comes to an end and it’s time to go home. Considering our whirlwind trip to Brazil, and we had only a couple nights in Saõ Paulo, it still felt…

First Class from Miami to São Paulo on American  Airlines 777-300

First Class from Miami to São Paulo on American Airlines 777-300

My Friday was a long one, starting out at 4:30am when I checked out of the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis Airport for my 6:30am flight to Charlotte, connecting to Orlando.  I had been in Minnesota all week on business, and had…

Thursday night stay at Minneapolis Airport Hyatt

Thursday night stay at Minneapolis Airport Hyatt

It’s 8:45pm as I write this and I’m sitting in the lobby lounge at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis Airport having a quick brewski and waiting on a turkey croissant.  This week has really gone by fast; it’s funny how Monday…

Packing up and heading home from Chile

Packing up and heading home from Chile

On our last day in Chile, we requested (and got) a 4pm late checkout at the Grand Hyatt Santiago, Chile, courtesy of my Hyatt Diamond status – quite a nice perk.  Our flight back to Miami was not until 8:45pm,…

Flight to Santiago

Flight to Santiago

On the last post Steve (DOS) and I were relaxing a bit in The Premium Lounge in Miami, waiting for our 10:45pm flight to Santiago, Chile. And now, a day later, I’m happy to report we had a great flight…

Labor Day weekend 2016

Labor Day weekend 2016

My work-week ended Thursday afternoon in Montevideo, MN, and I then drove the nearly 3 hours back to Sioux Falls airport, where I spent the night.  I stayed once again at the Sheraton Conference Center, which is a nice hotel…