Free Stuff

Stanley Park in Vancouver, British Columbia

Stanley Park is a FANTASTIC place to spend a free afternoon in Vancouver, which you’ll see is a favorite of locals and visitors alike. The park stretches for miles along English Bay, Burrard Inlet and Coal Harbour and the sea wall runs the length of the park. There are numerous ways to spend your time at the park, from walking […]

Amtrak’s $100 Liquor Credit

Amtrak is offering a promotion that I can get behind – free booze on certain routes in November and January. Unfortunately, I won’t be able to get this deal taking the train in to the city. It is only available on GrandLuxe trips on the California Zephyr between Chicago and San Francisco, the Southwest Chief between Chicago and Los Angeles, […]

AirTran Airways Football Hall of Fame Promotion

AirTran Airways, who I’ve decided has edged American Airlines out as the airline with the best promotion, is giving one lucky sports fan and a guest the chance to win a football-packed weekend trip to the 2007 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement and Game Celebration in Canton, Ohio, from August 3-5, 2007. Wow. What do you get? Two Roundtrip […]

FREE Apple iPhone from Omni Hotels

Omni Hotels is offering customers what they really want – a FREE iPhone. On Wednesday, July 25, the chain will give away one iPhone per participating hotel and one via a separate online sweepstakes. “Eligible consumers and Omni guests will be encouraged to enjoy complimentary apples and “apple-icious” drinks in Omni lobbies across the country and register for a chance […]

FREE Doubletree Cookies!

There are few things I am passionate about this world, and one of them happens to be the Doubletree Chocolate Chip Cookies. Those little morsels can make my entire business trip worthwhile. Well, in celebration of our Nation’s Birthday, Doubletree Hotels is offering the delightful cookies FREE to anyone who walks in to the hotel. You don’t even have to […]

Top 10 Places to Watch Fireworks on the Water

Here they are, the Top 10 Places to Watch Fireworks on the Water for the 4th of July in the United States. Okay, I maybe didn’t need to specify they’re in the U.S., but you never know who may question such a thing. Austin, Texas: Marked by beautiful symphony music and a spectacular fireworks display, Austin’s Town Lake is the […]

Quail Hill Open Space in Irvine, California

The new Quail Hill open space has opened for the enjoyment of residents and visitors to Irvine, California. Hikers, bikers and outdoor enthusiasts can now enjoy the rolling meadows of Quail Hill, after ownership of the distinctive open space along the I-405 freeway was formally dedicated to the City of Irvine at a community celebration earlier today. This transfer is […]