Johnny’s Travels

36 Hours in St. Louis

When my American Airlines flight landed in St. Louis, I was dumbfounded when not one person in first class or the first three rows of…



Sharq Village & Spa in Doha

After our Uniworld cruise and one night in Paris, Natalie and I flew five hours and 40 minutes to Doha on Qatar Airways. It was…


48 Hours in Taipei

My wife Natalie and I just completed an around-the-world trip! We began by flying 10 hours from LAX to London on those $1 (plus tax)…


12 Reasons to Stay at the St Regis Bali

If you’re following me on Facebook, Instagram, and/or Twitter, then you know that Natalie and I recently returned from an epic round the world trip. Here’s how the first half…



Around the World with SPG Amex

As you probably know by now, I’m an avid frequent traveler and points collector. I have as many credit cards as Chevy Chase’s character Fletch…


The Best View in New York City

If you’re following me on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Periscope and/or subscribe to my weekly newsletter, then you know I recently had an incredible stay in…





IPW 2015 in Orlando

I just returned from Orlando, Florida where I attended the 47th annual IPW Conference (it used to be called Pow Wow). The U.S. Travel Association,…