The Big Island’s Kilauea Volcano, one of the most active volcanoes in the world, began a startling new eruptive episode this year. And what seemed like it would never end did so abruptly in late September. And now, three months later, the Kilauea eruption is officially over.
We’re quickly ending the end of the year and Southwest tickets to Hawaii still aren’t available for sale. What’s the holdup? Certification. But, according to a company executive, Southwest is close to receiving ETOPS certification.
This past August, Marriott hastily merged its system with that of Starwood. And, of course, that hasty system integration caused a lot of pain. But it did result in the standardization of benefits and perks, such as the Suite Night Awards. So, at that time I made my first Marriott Suite Night Award redemption, which […]
You all already know that if there’s a Silvercar where I’m going, that’s most likely where I’m renting my car. After all, it’s hard to beat their consistency and the convenience of their vehicles. However, not all locations are the same, and the Silvercar Salt Lake City location is a bit different than the others […]
In April, Hawaiian Airlines will begin its new Boston service. And when it begins its new service, the Hawaii-based airline will have excellent connectivity in the region. This, of course, is thanks to Hawaiian Air and JetBlue expanding codeshare agreement.
The Lahaina, Kaanapali, and Pacific Railroad, or the Sugar Cane Train for short, closed in 2014. But thanks to an eleventh-hour purchase by local businessmen, the train was saved. However, when, if ever, the train would re-open has long been unknown. Thankfully, that’s all changed now as the Maui Sugar Can Train is returning in […]