HUGE NEWS! Yesterday, Alaska Airlines finally revealed its future integration plans! And while there were some speculation Alaska Air would retain both brands, they’ve decided not to. So soon it’ll be time to say goodbye Virgin America.
Yesterday I discussed why the Alaska Air Visa Signature is my favorite airline card for infrequent travelers. But on Monday, Alaska Air announced an “enhancement” to my favorite benefit of the card: the companion fare. Of course this was inevitable, but the Alaska Air Visa companion fare now works on Virgin.
Our last day in New York was a mad rush. There was much we wanted to do, but little time to do it all. So, after our early morning visit to Momofuku Milk Bar, we headed to Papaya King.
I’ve long been loyal to American Airlines. It’s the first loyalty program I’ve ever joined, and thus, the one I’ve been a member of the longest. But now, I actually try to avoid American as much as possible. In fact, I’ve been moving more of my flying from American to Alaska.
Our HNL-SEA flight pulled into the North Satellite terminal at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport slightly ahead of schedule. It was already dark outside and (surprise, surprise) rainy. We had thought about going into downtown Seattle for a little while since we had a 5 hour layover in SEA. But we decided against since we didn’t want […]
As I said in my previous post, Mrs. Island Miler and I headed to the Big Apple earlier this month. To get there we flew Alaska Airlines using the Bank of America Alaska Airlines Visa Signature companion certificate, which gets you a companion fare for $99 + tax when purchasing a regular price economy class […]