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Using Uber in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Using Uber in Chiang Mai, Thailand

In Chiang Mai, Thailand, Uber rides cost between $1-2.  That was amazing.  The ride to the airport was a flat rate of 150THB (about $4.25USD).  It’s very difficult to walk on the street there because the sidewalks are small and run down.  Crossing the street […]

Melbourne to Bangkok on Thai Airways Business Class

Melbourne to Bangkok on Thai Airways Business Class

Flight: TG 466 Date:1/6/17 Time: 3:25pm – 8:35pm Class: Business For 30k United miles and $118USD (plus $75 close in fee), I flew from Melbourne to Chiang Mai with a connection in Bangkok.

From Sydney to Katoomba by Train

From Sydney to Katoomba by Train

To get to Katoomba from Sydney, you’ll need to start your journey at Central Station.  There, you’ll find the Katoomba line that will get you there in about two hours for $5.60 AUD.  This is a great deal considering the distance.  The seats were clean/comfortable […]

Flying Solo in Qantas Business Class: LAX to SYD

Flying Solo in Qantas Business Class: LAX to SYD

It’s very difficult to find premium award space with Qantas. That seems strange considering how empty the business class cabin was on this flight. I lucked out and found availability for two seats in Business class 12/23/16 from Los Angeles to Sydney on Qantas.  Those […]

Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry Review – Eckero

Helsinki to Tallinn Ferry Review – Eckero

For only 19EUR, I took a 2 hour ferry ride on a cruise liner from Helsinki to Tallinn.  This was probably the best 19EUR I’ve ever spent.