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Travel Tuesday: Southwest Cards Are Including Companion Pass in Their Sign-Up Bonuses (For a Limited Time) 3

Sometimes the universe loves me. As I was brainstorming on what to write about this week, some very interesting news came across my desk: Southwest is now allowing customers to earn a Companion Pass as part of the sign-up bonus on their co-branded credit card line-up. In other words, for...

2021 Skyroam Solis Review: Using the Skyroam Solis WiFi Hotspot Overseas 10

As someone who regularly “workations” (or did when travel was still a thing) and relies on a solid Internet connection to be productive while traveling, it’s kind of crazy that I went without a WiFi hotspot for so long. That’s mostly because I had never come across a particular device...

Travel Tuesday: V2 (Hotel Vandivort) Hotel Review

It's hard to believe, but it's already been a couple of months since I enjoyed my first stay at Springfield, Missouri's very own Hotel Vandivort. Since reviewing my experience last year, I've been waiting to make a return to this unique property and hopefully check out some of their other...

Travel Tuesday: Follow Airline Mask Mandates or Get Banned 2

This might come as a surprise to you, but the travel industry has changed a tremendous amount over the past year — shocking, I know. In a bid to comply with local regulations and CDC recommendations as well as, you know, keep their flyers safe, several airlines have adjusted their...

Travel Tuesday: What I Hope for in 2021 Travelwise 3

This past week, with each Zoom call we had with friends and family, it seemed everyone had one question for my wife and me: what's your next big trip? Well, as of this moment, I still don't have that answer. Sure, the recent vaccine news makes it seem as though...

Travel Tuesday: Allbirds Wool Runner-Up Mizzles Review

A few months back, I reviewed the Allbirds Wool Runner Mizzles, pondering if they might make a good go-to travel shoe thanks to their comfortable materials and water-repellent treatment. Well, despite not being able to fully test that theory by taking the shoes on any real trips, I recently purchased...