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5 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Saving Money on Travel
5 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Saving Money on Travel

Just two years ago, I had no clue that it was possible to travel nearly free. Sound like you? You’re not alone. Who knew that traveling free was not only possible, but EASY?! Not me! I have lots of conversations with others in my daily life about travel, and when I tell them that my… Continue reading

New Southwest Plane Boeing MAX

Southwest Introduces New Boeing MAX Plane This Fall
Southwest Airlines Boeing MAX

Have you flown any Southwest planes lately that could use a refresh or perhaps be sent off to greener pastures? I have :). It’s always exciting when new planes come into the mix, and Southwest is about to introduce the Boeing MAX. By the end of the year, there will be 14 of these puppies,… Continue reading

Southern California Vacation: 8 Awesome Things to Do

Southern California Vacation: 8 Awesome Things to Do for Couples
Activities for Couples in Southern California

Doesn’t a Southern California vacation sound wonderful? Who can argue with beautiful landscapes, miles of ocean, California sunshine and loads of things to do? My husband and I enjoyed a romantic getaway to this area and I’ve put together some of our top 8 things to do in Southern California. How to Get to Southern California… Continue reading

Quick 8-Question Go to Travel Gal Reader Survey

Go to Travel Gal readers, would you do me a huge favor and take this eight-question survey? It should take you less than a minute :). I would love to learn more about who my readers are and the types of information I can provide you that would be helpful. It’s easy stuff like gender,… Continue reading

9 Amazing SPG Moments

9 Ways to Use the SPG AMEX Card Bonus for Amazing SPG Moments
Wrigley Field Chicago Cubs

Like free stuff? I sure do! Here’s an easy way to earn amazing experiences like tickets to baseball games, concerts, music festivals and more! The Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Cards from American Express are once again at their highest bonus levels EVER! This only happens ONCE per year. You can earn up to 83,000 Starpoints (the currency… Continue reading

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