Poppin’ Smoke is for retired and soon-to-be retired members of the military community who want to learn how they can take advantage of their retirement benefits to travel.
Military Space-A flights were a major element of our strategy for saving money during our year of travel. We flew Space-A to Europe, Hawaii, Japan, and many places within the continental US. We estimate that we saved more than $15,000 by taking military flights. Overall, we had great experiences, and whenever it’s … [Read More]
Many people ask how we managed to travel for more than a year with only a carry-on suitcase and small backpack each. In our experience, it was quite easy, but there's no one-size-fits-all packing list. How you use the precious space in your bag … [Read More]