Caitlin Martin

About Caitlin Martin

Taking the path less traveled has been Caitlin's mantra and now it describes her travels as a contributor for Johnny Jet. From representing her dream clients in travel and hospitality at a top global marketing and PR agency and spending 10 years on the agency side, she's uncovering inspiration on the other side of the table. She's an east coaster at heart but enjoys living the beach life in Los Angeles, laughing loudly and singing in her Mini convertible. Follow Caitlin as she chronicles inspirational places and faces she meets along the way. She can be found on Twitter at @caitlinlmartin or email caitwrites@gmail.com.

More than 3.141592653 ways to enjoy Pi Day

Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Ice Cream Pie (Photo: Joe's)

From breakfast pie and lobster pie to pie-flavored beer and even a pi wedding, people are getting creative in their Pi Day celebrations and promotions for 3/14/15. Whether or not you can channel your inner math geek, how can you say no to a yummy pie? This year the mathematical constant Pi Day (3/14) is pretty […]

New Discover Card Gives Flexible Travel and Unlimited Miles

American's new B777-300ER landing in Los Angeles

Discover card fans! Discover just announced it’s new Discover it Miles Card. The good news is there’s no annual fee. The bad news is it doesn’t have a signup bonus. But it’s a good option for travelers who prefer to use Discover Card. While there are many cards to choose from, Julie Loeger, senior vice president […]

5 picks from the emerging restaurant scene in Naples, Florida

Salt at Sea Salt

Naples is part of what’s known as Florida’s Paradise Coast, along with the Everglades and Marco Island on the southwest part of the state. You won’t believe the emerging culinary scene in Naples. There are new restaurants and bars opening everywhere, all led by young, energetic chefs, elevating the Naples dining experience. Here are five of […]

Travel Agency Says it is First to Book Cuba

Meliá Varadero hotel property in Cuba

According to its blog, CheapAir has become the first travel agency to start booking US travel to Cuba since the Obama administration announced the first step in restoring diplomatic regulations with Cuba back in mid-December. But it’s not simple to travel to Cuba yet. First of all, traveling to Cuba from the US is still not permitted unless you meet […]

2015 is Full of Purchases, Milestones and Travel for Millennials

American Express is an advertising partner of JohnnyJet.com, but the opinions and beliefs in this post are those of the author alone, who makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information. Look out for the big spenders and travelers hitting the town! The American Express Spending and Saving Tracker results are in. In 2015, […]

Highlights from The Westin Washington, D.C. City Center’s multi-million dollar renovation

Westin D.C. City Center

The 406-room Westin Washington, D.C. City Center (1400 M Street NW, Washington, DC; 202-429-1700) recently completed a $17 million renovation. The hotel made upgrades to its guest rooms, restaurant, lobby, and meeting facilities this past summer, and now, the hotel feels comfortable, offers great service and is located only a few blocks from the White House. Updated elements include: […]

Prone to Dropping Your Phone on Travels? Gorilla Glass Can Help

gorilla-glass

If you are like me and have a tendency to drop your smartphone on travels as you are capturing that important picture, you should know about this new glass on many smartphones to reduce the chance of breaking your screen called Corning® Gorilla® Glass 4. My device is still suffering its latest “fall”, which happened […]

Uber and Starwood Team Up to Give Away Starpoints

Starwood Preferred Guest app (Photo: Starwood)

Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) loyalty program just announced a new global partnership with ridesharing company Uber. Now you can earn rewards through SPG the next time you catch an Uber. What does this mean for SPG members? Link your SPG and Uber accounts by going to SPG.com/uber After you’ve stayed one night at any Starwood […]