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Friday, July 31, 2015

Oh Canada: Top Places to Buy a Home in the Great White North.

July 17, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Whether it’s due to the clean air, good healthcare, or low crime, a significant number of people are choosing to live in Canada. However, there’s quite a lot of territory up there; like deciding where one should reside in the States, more than a few things need consideration. Use the following to make better informed decision... [Read more...]

Blossoms and Butterflies: Perusing the Public Gardens of Miami Florida.

Tweet ( Miami has some stunningly beautiful open spaces and the public gardens there can be a haven for nature-lovers and photographers. The variety of flora and fauna on display makes this part of the sunshine state irresistible to visitors who love to get close to nature and enjoy the blossoms and butterflies. Once you have sorted... [Read more...]

Party Like a VIP at the BET Awards and BET Experience in L.A.

June 20, 2015 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( It’s that time of year again. It’s the magical season when L.A. Live becomes one big rockin’, hip-hoppin’ party. It takes four magnificent days and three outstanding venues to accommodate all of the fun, good times and massive stars. Get ready to roll in the aisles because this mega event of peace, love... [Read more...]

Simple Tips to Save Money on Last Minute Business Class Flights.

Tweet ( Every traveller knows that the easiest way to save money on business class flights is to book tickets well in advance. This approach is undoubtedly effective and has helped thousands of people fly business class and pay less, but there are situations when you need to take off as soon as possible. This is when you should think... [Read more...]

A Trip to London You Will Never Forget.

Tweet ( London is one of those cities that absolutely blows you away the first time you visit. You will not be able to believe all of the vibrant energy that the city produces. No matter what corner of the city you find yourself in, there is always something going on that is new and exciting. The largest city in England has more tourist... [Read more...]

An Anniversary Getaway through SkyMiles.

Tweet ( My wife and I have three children under the age of 5. We love our children, and we are so thankful for them, but taking care of three little ones does not leave much alone time for us. On our ninth anniversary, we committed to doing something very special to celebrate our 10th anniversary. However, I was not sure how I would... [Read more...]

Planning your Next Trip? Earn More Miles and Maximize Your Savings.

February 24, 2014 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( If you regularly fly United Airlines, then you may want to take advantage of some of the credit card offers out there that reward you with United Airlines miles for every purchase you make. By combining your United MileagePlus Explorer card with the Chase Sapphire Preferred card, you can maximize your mileage and earn up to 70,000... [Read more...]

4 Tips; Family Vacation…

Tweet ( Although family vacations take place throughout the summer, we’re just entering the weeks that seem most common for an extended family getaway. Kids’ summer activities and sports schedules typically take a break for a few weeks, and a new school year is on the horizon. If you’re approaching your family vacation... [Read more...]

Raynard Jackson; Is Visiting Africa A Stretch?

April 26, 2011 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (father of the former Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court with the same name) once stated, “A mind that is stretched to a new idea never returns to its original dimensions.” I think the sooner African leaders come to understand this, the better off the continent will be.  Everytime I meet with... [Read more...]