British Airways Terraces Lounge Seattle

SeaTac Airport (SEA) is my home airport; yet up until last week I had never visited the British Airways Terraces Lounge Seattle. Located in the South Satellite above Gate S10, the lounge can get quite busy prior to departure.  The website lists opening times as “15:00 to last departure”, however on days that a second SEA-LHR… Read More »

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Explained: Part 2 – Redeeming Miles

If you haven’t already checked it out, make sure to read Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Explained: Part 1 – Elite Status. Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Explained: Part 2 – Redeeming Miles Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles can be redeemed for Alaska flights, of course, as well as for flights on partner airlines.  Most casual Alaska passengers would… Read More »

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre The Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre could be a great property.  It is a brand new building in a great location.  It opened in July 2016 and still has a lot of work to do before it becomes great.  You can read my post on suggestions for the property. Canopy… Read More »

Icelandair Saga Lounge

Icelandair Saga Lounge The only lounge that Icelandair runs is the Saga Lounge at Keflavík International Airport in Reykjavik.  The Icelandair Saga Lounge is also the only lounge at all in the Reykjavik airport. The Icelandair Saga Lounge is located after security just past Gate A16 and before passport control for non-European departures.  Look for a glass… Read More »

Improvements for Canopy by Hilton

I just completed my stay at the Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre.  In the long run it will be a great property (I believe) but they have a ways to go.  Here are my suggestions: Wait to open until the hotel is finished being built.  The Canopy in Reykjavik is the first property in… Read More »

Andaz London Liverpool Street

Andaz London Liverpool Street There are only two Hyatt properties in London (plus one at Heathrow).  The Churchill (Hyatt Regency) and the Andaz London Liverpool Street.  In researching FlyerTalk it seems that both properties are quite nice.  TripAdvisor lists The Churchill as #91 in London while the Andaz is #101.  Both are Category 6 properties (second… Read More »