My beloved Sugar Cane Train was supposed to reopen back in May of this year, but they didn’t. However, the Maui Sugar Cane Train Holiday Express 2019 is happening, though they say it could be their last.
For those of you that don’t already know, I love malasadas. My favorite before they closed was Champions in Honolulu. So, I had to give the Big Island’s best, Tex Drive In, a try too.
It’s natural for airlines to make adjustments to their route networks. And the latest airline to do so is my preferred airline. So let’s go over how Alaska Airlines adjusts Kona service.
When I wrote about Hawaiian’s new Main Cabin Basic fare, I wondered whether the fare class would come to inter-island routes. And, the answer to that, unfortunately, is yes. Main Cabin Basic is coming to inter-island flights too.
Initially, Southwest Airlines planned to add service between Honolulu and Lihue, along with service between Honolulu and Sacramento in January 2019. But, now, Southwest Accelerates Lihue plans and those two routes will begin later THIS YEAR.
Though we got a great deal on our flight to Kona, I didn’t want to splurge too much on a car. So, I decided to stick with my preferred brand outside of Silvercar and rent from Alamo Kona Airport.