Get Down in “The Upside Down”: The Stranger Things Pop-Up Bar

If you live in the Chicagoland area and love Netflix’s Stranger Things, the dope AF sci-fi thriller about the suddenly other-worldly happenings in 1980’s Hawkins, Indiana, and wouldn’t mind some responsible after-work libations (because who wouldnt?), then Logan Square’s pop-up bar “The Upside Down” is for you. The name is a nod to the show’s evil nether-verse haunting the Byers’ family and crew, and you won’t be disappointed. I haven’t been yet, but apparently stepping into the bar takes you back in time to an 80’s themed dance party, put on by the Hawkins Middle School A.V. Club (you have…

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Travel News Rundown: Hotels on a Budget, Europe Travel Deals and Jobs for the Wanderlusts

Happy Monday folks! I’m once again cutting down the travel link noise to bring you the best in wanderlust news for the week. Check these links out for your travel fix. Xx. Fabulous Hotels for Under $162 a Night 7 Ideal Jobs for People Who Love to Travel A Bounty of Europe Travel Deals Best New Hotels in the US Best New Hotels in the World Where Airlines are Cutting or Adding Service Virgin America Fans Should Give Alaska Airlines a Chance

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Now’s the Time for Passengers to Fight for Their Rights | Mass Appeal

“Shock. Disgust. Horror. “Damn, that could me!” Who didn’t have these thoughts and feels running through their mind when they saw cell phone footage of United Airlines passenger David Dao being forcibly removed—excuse me, I mean “re-accommodated” (the airline CEO’s washed euphemism for dragged) down the aisle of his flight? According to the United Airlines, the Chicago-to-Louisville flight was overbooked, something United Airlines is ubiquitously guilty of. Last year, United involuntarily denied boarding to 3,765 passengers from their seats. So when passengers didn’t volunteer to give up their seats on the flight, to the tune of 1000 bucks, four folks were…

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It’s Getting Warm! Spring Road Trips & Travels From Charm City

Besides the monsoon that wen’t down yesterday, it’s been heating up to sundress weather in my beautiful hometown of Baltimore, MD. You know us b-more folks love to get out, eat crabs and hang by the harbor when it gets warm, but what about a good ‘ol road trip from Charm City to say, the Delaware Coast? Or perhaps tapping into your hippy side at a festival like the Charm City Folk & Blue Grass Fest? Well if you’re looking for something fun to do with your boo, friends, or family, check out this quick starter guide on day trips…

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Chicago to Europe for $99? Yezzir.

Well hell yes! Bargain airline, WOW Air announced new flights from O’Hare International Airport to Europe (specifically Reykjavík, Iceland) starting at $99 bucks one way starting July 2017! And if Iceland is too much of a travel fad for you right now, for $50 and $149 bucks extra you can hop skip and jump to countries like London, Paris, Amsterdam, Dublin, Copenhagen, and Berlin among many. Feeling a little bougie on a budget? You can also get a WOW Biz seat (their equivalent to business/first class) for $355 one way, which isn’t bad at ALL considering your butt is hoping an international flight with…

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