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Travel After Five
Nuremberg, Germany After 5:00 pm

Nuremberg, Germany is a Bavarian city with a lot of history, and an emphasis on Christmas markets. But even if you’re not going to be here during the holidays,... Read More

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Pula, Croatia After 5:00 pm

Pula is an ancient city that goes back thousands of years, but the sights that have made it famous across the world originate from the time of ancient Rome. This is a... Read More

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Ras Al Khaimah, UAE After 5:00 pm

Ras Al Khaimah is now grabbing attention, being the world’s first city to be certified as a COVID-19 safe destination by Bureau Veritas, one of the reputable names... Read More

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Berlin, Germany After 5:00 pm

Berlin, Germany is a bustling, modern metropolis that still manages to retain some mystery. You’ll find no shortage of things to do here after 5:00 pm, from art to... Read More

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Geeky Stand-up Comedy Troop Online Friday Night (8PM Eastern)

The Geek Comedy Tour is usually a group you can only see in person at some of the nerdy cons (GenCon, KatsuCon, etc), or in a DC-comedy club. I’m thrilled to see... Read More

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Osaka, Japan After 5:00 pm

Osaka, Japan is an underrated city, with some of the most incredible food and nightlife in all of Japan. Practically everything happens after 5:00 pm here, and... Read More

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River North, Chicago After 5:00 pm

The River North neighborhood of Chicago is in the middle of everything. Named for being north of the Chicago River, it’s just past the Loop (the business... Read More

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San Francisco’s Financial District After 5:00 pm

The San Francisco Financial District (“FiDi”) is the home of major convention sites and large companies, including the Salesforce Tower. For that reason,... Read More

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Now Live! Join me on America’s Hometown Picnic *right now*! #HometownPicnic

Hi everyone! We are live!  Come say hi! I’m not on camera the whole time (check me out at the beginning and end), but I will be on the live chat the whole... Read More

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Enter to win over $550 worth of gift certificates, gas cards, and more #HometownPicnic

I hope to see you guys all at Noon ET on America’s Hometown Picnic!  I just wanted to let you know that there’s a giveaway going on too:   Enter to... Read More

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Join Me Saturday at Noon ET on America’s Hometown Picnic!

With all my traveling taken off my schedule, I’ve been discovering the outdoors locally here in North Carolina. Tomorrow (or today, if you are one of the... Read More

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GrubHub’s Shady Practices

During the Covid-19 crisis, I started hearing a lot of restaurants complaining about GrubHub because of its fees and practices. At first, I thought these claims were a... Read More

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How to Cut Men’s Hair at Home (Quarantine Haircuts)

We have some interesting needs now in this situation.  My hair has gotten pretty long.  I was already overdue for a haircut, but since my hair was already... Read More

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Ljubljana, Slovenia After 5:00 pm

The best place to start any adventure is in the heart of things, wouldn’t you agree?  Well, there is nothing quite as central, both geographically and... Read More

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American Airlines Employee Harasses Passenger: promises upgrades, lounge passes, in exchange for “friendship”

Ashley Barno started receiving text messages from a phone number she didn’t know commenting on many personal things about her–what flight she was on, how... Read More

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Local Likes: Shopping in the Haymount District of Fayetteville, NC

Haymount is a district of Fayetteville, NC a bit up the road from the Downtown area.  It’s what I like to call “New Yorker” walking distance at... Read More

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Geeky T-Shirts, Prints, Pins, and Tanks (oh my!)

I wanted to remind everyone of one of my favorite geeky tshirt spots–SnarkFish T-Shirts this holiday season. Their nifty t-shirts, prints, pins, cute tank tops,... Read More

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Get 3 Months of Kindle Unlimited for $0.99 total

For non-current users of Kindle Unlimited, you can get three months of the service for $0.99 on Amazon through December 31st. I received an email inviting me to this... Read More

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Almost Free! Small Household Appliances at Kohls (quick deal)

You can get small household appliances for almost free or even free at Kohls, depending on how you combine cashback, rebates, and a points-earning credit card. Deals We... Read More

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Amazing Price on a Record Player ($40 off regular price!) with Vinyl-to-MP3 Capabilities

A record player I’ve been watching on Amazon has not only dropped in price by $20, but it also has a $20 off coupon, reducing this record player to less than HALF... Read More

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Reminder: Win a $40 Amazon Gift Card!

Just a reminder that you can win a $40 Amazon Giftcard by following these three steps: Sign-up for a membership with Club 1 Hotels through this link. (No credit card/no... Read More

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Veterans Day Discounts for Veterans and Active Duty (National)

Here is a list of nationally available discounts/freebies for veterans and current active duty military.  It was originally put together by Tiff (and the narrative... Read More

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Specials for Veterans and Active-Duty Military on Veteran’s Day (in Fayetteville, NC) #Fayetteville

I just wanted to share these specials for Veteran’s Day.  I’m sharing ones specific to Fayetteville, NC below, and I’ll follow this post with some... Read More

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Awesome Flight Simulator Streamer to Follow

I’ve been following this streamer for a few years now and he’s been growing in popularity. 757spy streams his flight simulator while talking through his... Read More

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Get $15 Credit for Trying Amazon’s Photo App (free) –Still Live

Amazon’s offer to get $15 credit for trying its photo app is live again for the month of November.  If you didn’t take advantage of the offer... Read More

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No, AmEx Shouldn’t (and Won’t) Limit the Entries of Platinum Card Holders into the Centurion Lounge

Fellow BoardingArea blogger, Matt of Live and Let Fly, ran into a common problem frequent travelers have–no room in the lounge. His solution is to limit the number... Read More

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Local Likes in Fayetteville: Dirtbag Brewery and Farmers Market

I’ve had the pleasure of spending a lot of time in Fayetteville, North Carolina lately.  One of my most adventurous days involved checking out Dirtbag... Read More

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Free Travel Membership Worth $79, Win a $40 Amazon Gift Card, and Save on Booking Travel

There’s a service that offers higher-end hotels at wholesale rates. In a partnership with them, I’m giving away three things–everyone can get a... Read More

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Man Questioned by the Secret Service for MSing through Money Orders

On the Churning subreddit today, an active user who goes by REDACTED (Mr. X) explained how he was interviewed by the Secret Service over his MSing through money... Read More

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Live Again: Get $15 Credit for Trying Amazon’s Photo App (free)

Amazon’s offer to get $15 credit for trying its photo app is live again for the month of October.  If you didn’t take advantage of the offer in... Read More

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E-Sports Champion Loses Title and Prize Winnings After Supporting Hong Kong; Interviewers fired for letting him express support

Recently, Blitzchung became a Hearthstone Grandmaster.  Hearthstone is a “free-to-play online digital collectible card game” created by... Read More