My Story

Hi. My name is Kyle Burbank and I’m a Millennial. Yes, I say this like it’s some sort of healing admission given the bad rap my generation has endured in recent years. You know — the talk about how anyone under 35 is lazy, entitled, and doesn’t even know how...

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Everything You Need to Know About Flying Allegiant Air in 2022

When my wife and I moved to Springfield, Missouri almost exactly seven years ago, one of the selling points (or at least what kept it in the running) was that there was a nearby airport that served a number of destinations. Unfortunately, while it is convenient, flying out of such...

Casino Quest: Learning to Play Without Actually Gambling

I have a weird relationship with Las Vegas. As you could see by searching the city's name on this site, I write about it often as I'm typically there at least a few times a year. Yet, I don't go there to party nor do I expect to leave town...

Travel Tuesday: Soarigami Review — A Novelty That's Pretty Genius

Two years ago — in early 2020 — I bought a product I was hoping to get a lot of use of on all of the airplanes I figured I'd be hopping on. At this point, I don't even really remember how I discovered it, but its inclusion on my list...

MGM is Making Some Loyalty Program Changes — Both Good and Bad

Welp — I'm back again. Back in Las Vegas, that is. After a few short months away, I'm in Sin City this week to cover CES. As luck would have it, while I'm here, some major news involving MGM's loyalty program arrived, containing a bevy of both good and bad...

The Dumbest/Coolest Gift I Bought Myself This Year

When I was in my preteen to teen years, I distinctly remember using the various tools available to me to alter music in what I thought were interesting ways. For example, I'd use my tape deck to record a part of a song, pause the tape, and then record it...

Global Entry: What is it and is it Worth it for Travelers?

If you’ve traveled internationally in recent years, you may have noticed signs for Global Entry as you made your way to the long line for customs and immigration when arriving back in the States. Furthermore, if you’re anything like me, you may have assumed that this Global Entry offering was...