Fast food restaurants, led by WHATABURGER, are really “shaking” diners up in Texas with new Dr. Pepper shakes — a combination of Dr. Pepper added to a vanilla shake. Dr. Pepper, once thought to be nothing more than carbonated prune juice, has been around for a long time, with some orders adding chocolate syrup to the mix. Will the “Pepper Wave” spread beyond Texas? We’ll see!!!
Author: Travel Curmudgeon
Guests steal just about everything from hotels. Here’s the most unusual yet!
An ATM machine … YUP! Two guests spotted rolling an ATM from the hotel lobby and into their waiting new blue BMW —maybe a payment was due?
Hotel Resort Fee – Honest Answer
One hotel general manager had the best answer yet for the question, “what does the daily resort fee on my bill go to?” The manager replied. “Absolutely nothing, it just helps our bottom line with no expenses attached!!!”
New visitor record for Disneyland?
Yup, a new “world record” from a Disneyland Park fan who visited the Park 2995 days in a row! It took him 8 years, 3 months, 13 days, several pairs of shoes … and a yearly investment in a Disneyland annual pass!!! Fortunately for the record holder he was unemployed most of the record setting time and had the financial resources to support this accomplishment. Hi Ho Hi Ho — with the Park’s new annual pass requirements and advance reservation programs this record may stand for some time!!!
Popular secret topping at Shake Shack?
Regulars have found what they say is the “best” and “most popular” secret burger topping offered by SHAKE SHACK — Peanut Butter — maybe strawberry and grape jelly not far behind???
American shows how NOT to handle bag loading!
Man falls through ceiling of Tampa baggage claim?
It’s proper baggage claim etiquette to avoid crowding the around the carousel and provide enough space for others to grab their bags while you wait for yours to arrive. With everyone in a hurry these days though, this isn’t always the case as people tend to shove themselves right to the front — or in rare cases at Tampa Airport, in the ceiling directly above it. Just be careful not to fall through like this guy!
SEEMS EVERYONE NOW WANTS A PASSPORT!!!
Expect a “minimum” 60 days or more to receive a new or renewed US Passport —avoid a longer delay by getting your paper work in NOW!!!
Where’s the best European travel destination this year?
According to Time Out magazine’s recent poll of more than 400 locations — the number one choice was Warsaw, Poland. WHY? Parks, history, safety and shopping!!!