The best credit cards available in the USA for travelling in 2020. These cards are the best either for their generous signup bonus, rewards for spending on the card, or the ongoing benefits just for having the card. Use Plastiq to help earn the credit card sign-up bonus: https://try.plastiq.com/chrisraney All of these cards earn currency […]
See the real Las Vegas and GET OFF the Las Vegas Strip. These are some of my favorite things to do in Las Vegas that ARE NOT on the strip. No casinos, no buffets, no nightclubs, and nothing crazy expensive like Helicopter Tours, Hot Air Balloons, or Race Cars… This is the family friendly and […]
Everything that is wrong about Din Tai Fung, as compared to a typical American Chinese restaurant. Din Tai Fung, originally from Taiwan, is my favorite “Chinese” restaurant… but the first time few times I visited I didn’t quite understand the concept. This is all meant in good fun by the way.
A behind the scenes look at 2019. A compilation of 73 stories that I uploaded to Youtube this year. Raw, uncut, unedited… and shot on a cell phone. An interesting look back on some of the highlights of 2019 in a series of 15 seconds clips.
Las Vegas’ newest hotels, attractions, restaurants, shopping, and entertainment for your trip in 2020. The great thing about Las Vegas is that it’s always changing… There’s always something being torn down to make way for something new.. That’s why Las Vegas as a travel destination never gets old! In this video I’m going to tell […]
The 19 best restaurants in and around Disneyland that are cheap and delicious. Disneyland can be a tricky place to eat as it’s full of overpriced tourist food, but you can also find many tasty restaurants that won’t break your wallet if you know where to look. In this video I’ll show you my favorite […]
An annual tradition where I recap the best videos of the year, share some behind the scenes commentary and tell some interesting stories about the year, in this case 2019! 146 Videos this year! 1.5 Million Watch Hours in 2019, up from 58 million watch minutes in 2018 (Youtube changed the metric) 15 Million Views […]
A DETAILED guide on how to write a resume that will land you that next job interview. Let’s face it, most resumes are lousy.. including yours. Watch this video and learn some tips to polish your resume so that recruiters and hiring managers will pick your resume out of the pile for their next round […]
I often get the question from international travelers about how much to tip.. but also HOW how to tip.. We could totally talk about how tipping is strange.. or how tipping doesn’t necessarily lead to better service.. or how service works should be paid a fair wage in the USA.. But that’s not what this […]
The best travel apps that you need for your next trip. These are my favorite applications that I use regularly on my travels and that have been recommended by many fellow explorers. With these apps at your fingertips you can leave that heavy guidebook in your hotel room. Flights: 1. Kayak 2. Seatguru 3. Your […]
A travel guide for visiting Ayutthaya in Thailand, the formal capital of the Kingdom of Siam. Ayutthaya contains ancient palaces, Buddhist temples, monasteries and statues. Located 80km from Bangkok, Ayutthaya is one of the best day trips for travelers visiting Bangkok. Ayutthaya is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the most impressive […]
Don’t put off your travel dreams because you don’t have anybody to travel with. Now more than ever it’s totally possible to travel by yourself safely and have a great time. When you’re solo you’re in control. You can do exactly what YOU want to do.. when YOU want to do it. You don’t have […]
The newest rides and attractions that opened in 2019 and that are opening in 2020 to help you plan your trip to Disneyland and Disney California Adventure in Anaheim, California. Disneyland is a place that is always changing! Rides are opening, restaurants are closing… sometimes it’s hard to keep up! The most noticeable update at […]
A video review of the Residence Inn Boston Downtown/Seaport hotel in Boston Massachusetts. This review includes the common areas of the hotel, the neighborhood around the hotel, and the inside of two hotel rooms, a studio and a one bedroom.
Just a few miles from Disneyland in Anaheim California, you’ll find Le Mirage Pastry that serves booza, a chewy ice cream studded with pistachios originally from Syria. The store’s owner Maher Nakhal learned how to make this traditional Syrian Ice Cream while he was growing up in Damascus. Maher was taught the recipe from his […]
25 tips to save YOU money on your next trip to Las Vegas Nevada. As Las Vegas prices and fees have risen significantly over the past few years, it is now more critical than ever to look for money saving opportunities. There are tons of ways to save money on your vacation to Las Vegas.. […]
Everything YOU need to know before you travel to Boston Massachusetts in the USA. Boston is the hub of New England, in the Northeast of the United States. Visiting Boston is like a history class in person. Boston is the cradle of much of the US’s history including playing a significant role in the American […]