Good Shabbos From Paradise!

I am currently at the S. Regis Maldives and about to take in a serene Malidivian Shabbos. I will leave you with these unedited Facebook live...

Join Me For Pesach In Whistler!

I’ve been invited to spend Pesach 2017 with Pesach on the Mountain at the Four Seasons in beautiful Whistler, BC. I've been hearing wonderful things about Schneur Wineberg's Pesach...

Congrats To davidmal: 100 Hat Tips!

-Find more posts like this by clicking on the Sports+Other Commentary tab above of the DansDeals banner at the top of this site. Over at DDF...

What A Month!

What a surreal month this has been! I started blogging in November 2004 and I've been at it pretty much every day since then. My...

So Apparently The DansDeals Facebook Group Does Have A Point…

If you only read DansDeals.com you're missing out on half the fun. -DDF (DansDeals Forums) is an incredible resource for trip planning, mileage collecting, credit...

What I’m Thankful For

Originally posted on 11/26/15: November 26, 2004. Black Friday in Sao Paulo, Brazil. My 20th birthday. I was teaching children for a year in a...

Mazal Tov To Marco Polo On 100 Hat Tips!

Regular site posting will resume 10/07. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Over at the DansDeals Forums there's a wonderful community of 18,651 members who share deals, travel tips, trip reports,...

Mazal Tov JJ And Basha!

I'd like to wish a hearty mazal tov to my kid brother (#3 of 6 boys!), site contributor, and right-hand man, JJ, and his...

We Will Miss You Nadiv

I woke up in Israel this morning to the shocking news that a former yeshiva classmate of mine, Nadiv Kehaty, had suffered from a...

Trip Notes Brazil Part 1: 10 Years Of Travel And Deal Blogging And A Return To Where It All Began

Related: -Find dozens of trip notes like this one by clicking on the “Trip Notes” tab on top of the DansDeals banner at the top...

Happy 5775!

Wishing my readers a happy, healthy, and sweet Jewish new year! As the traditional Jewish greeting goes, K’siva V’Chasima Tova, may you be inscribed in...

Better Than Any First Class Suite…Taking My Son To His First Ballgame

Parking in downtown CLE: Free Glatt Kosher Dog: $5.75 Front row seats: $25 (Well, being 2, Rafi's seat was free). Taking Rafi to his first ballgame (Tribe...

Mazal Tov JJ And Basha!

A warm mazal tov to my brother (#3 of 6 boys!) and right-hand man JJ on his engagement today to Basha Freedman of Surfside,...

2013 Year In Review

Welcome to 2014!  Let's take a quick look back at the past 12 months. -2012 ended off with a bang. After sub $400 tickets to...

Thanksgiving For 9 Years Of Blogging

Exactly 9 years ago on my 20th birthday, while on bochur shlichus (volunteer mentoring/teaching) for the year in Brazil, I started ctownbochur.blogspot.com.  That would...

An 8,500 Member Family Comes Together

The DansDeals Forums (DDF) community is just incredible.  People are constantly helping each other out, both online and in the real world.  There's such...

The Best 5 Years Of My Life

5 years ago yesterday, at the ripe old age of 23, I married a kind, smart, funny, and beautiful 21 year old girl.  We...

It’s A Girl!

At 12:56am my dear wife Mimi gave birth to our 2nd child, a beautiful little girl, right on her due date. May she grow up...

On The Topic Of BRGs

I posted a BRG (Best Rate Guarantee) deal yesterday that had been posted on several other blogs and forums (including DDF).  It had originated...

Happy 5773!

Wishing my readers a happy, healthy, and sweet Jewish new year! As the traditional Jewish greeting goes, K'siva V'Chasima Tova, may you be inscribed in...

Happy First Birthday Rafi!

Exactly 1 year ago, July 10th at 12:53pm, our firstborn son entered this world and changed our lives forever. Truly, there is nothing more rewarding...

Happy Passover!

Just wanted to wish my Jewish readers out there a happy Pesach. I'm celebrating it with my family out in the desert oasis of Palm...

Happy 5772!

Wishing all my Jewish readers a Happy New Year! May each and every one of you and your families merit to be inscribed for a...

An Open Invitation For My Ctown Readers…

Come by and say a L'Chaim with me in the party room in the apartments at 2200 Kerwin Rd. in University Heights tonight from...

My Best Deal To Date!

At 12:53pm my wife Mimi gave birth to our first child, a beautiful and healthy baby boy of 7 pounds and 2 ounces! May he...

Vote For Dan’s Windows!

Update: Thanks to your votes I've made it to the top 5, the 5th of 6 rounds of voting! This round runs until sometime on...

Musings On Black Friday…

Tomorrow is one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Lots of crowds, plenty of questionable deals. Earlier this decade, when stores like...

On The Road…

I'm in Toronto until Tuesday, so updates may be sporadic until then. Check out www.dansdeals.com/forums to talk about anything under the sun: Deals,  miles, tech...

Mazal Tov Eli And Chana!

I just wanted to give a big mazal tov to Eli Webster who got married tonight to Chana Samet in Toronto. Eli singlehandedly created the...

2 Month Long Trip Coming To An End…

I think I've had my fill of traveling a little while. Over the past 2 months we dear wife and I have been in NY...

Mazal Tov Dovid And Rochel!

I'd like to wish a hearty Mazal Tov to my dear younger brother (#2 of 6 boys!) Dovid Eleff (Cleveland) on his engagement to...

And The Grand Prize Winner Is…

Reuven Mandel from University Heights, OH! You've just won 6 free nights at any Hyatt in the world! There were a total of 243...

5 Years Of Deals!

Related Posts: 4th Anniversary Post Linky 3rd Anniversary Post Linky 2nd Anniversary Post Linky 1st Anniversary Post Linky It seems hard to believe, but this...

On The Road…

Just grabbing a bite to eat at the Continental President's Club in LGA (for all its problems it has the best cereal selection of...

Some Of The Deals I Did In October…

Update: There's been a ton of comments made on older deals referenced to in this post that nobody will ever read... Feel free to ask/comment...

Dansdeals.com Has Been Upgraded!

Many people have noticed that the site has been loading extremely slowly over the past month.  This was mostly due to increased traffic (which...

Site Bugs? Report ‘Em Here!

I've just completed a complete database overhaul due to this scary news.com article that I've been delaying and dreading for over a year and...

Escaping From Camera Enforcement Tickets…

Back in March I was caught on camera in Cleveland doing 31mph in what is normally a 35mph zone at 3:24pm. Problem being that the...

On The Road: Here, There, And Everywhere Edition…

This is the trip that never ends...My return flight home out of LGA this evening is now 5 hours delayed and counting... Stickied until 06/09,...

On The Road: Detroit Edition.

I spent the day today with my dear wife at the Cavs-Pistons game at the Palace of Auburn Hills where the Cavs finished their...

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