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Happy Birthday DOS!  Flight to Montevideo!

Happy Birthday DOS! Flight to Montevideo!

I’m a bit behind in my blog as the year is quickly winding down.  Steve (DOS) and I just got back from a wonderful trip to Montevideo, Uruguay.  I’ll try to catch up on my posting this week, and tonight…

Return to South Africa  – the Adventure Begins!

Return to South Africa – the Adventure Begins!

After having such an enjoyable time last year on our AMA Waterways Africa cruise/tour, Steve (DOS) and I are returning to South Africa once again, this time on our own.  Including travel, our nearly three week trip, unlike last year’s…

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…

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…

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…

Valentine’s Day on Celebrity Constellation in Penthouse 6147

Valentine’s Day on Celebrity Constellation in Penthouse 6147

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone!  No, I wish I were back on the Constellation today, but this post is a memory of our Valentine’s from 3 years ago.   I logged onto Facebook this morning and saw I had memories of…

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,…

Flying back from San Juan in midst of tragedy

Flying back from San Juan in midst of tragedy

On Sunday we slept in a bit at our Caribe Hilton Hotel in San Juan.  As our flight wasn’t until 4pm, we requested (and were granted) a 2pm checkout which was nice, as we didn’t have to store our luggage.…

Flagship flight to Miami

Flagship flight to Miami

Our Way-Cation LAX weekend continues . . . In the morning, DOS and I had a lovely breakfast at the LAX Concourse hotel,compliments of Hyatt Diamond.  While the breakfast wasn’t a buffet, we could order all but two items off…