Tag Archives: qantas

Qantas 747-400 Business Class YVR-SYD

Qantas 747-400 Business Class YVR-SYD Qantas doesn’t fly out of Seattle, so my options to fly to Sydney from the west coast were out of San Francisco, Los Angles, or Vancouver.  I was unable to find premium award seats with Alaska miles out of LAX or SFO, but there was Business Class available for Christmas… Read More »

Qantas Business Lounge Auckland

Qantas Business Lounge Auckland After my 24 hours in Auckland, I arrived at AKL with plenty of time to spare.  There are a few lounges at the Auckland International Terminal located past security (map).  Lounges include Emirates, Air New Zealand, Qantas and the Emperor Lounge (the one lounge accessible with Priority Pass).  As a oneworld… Read More »

Oneworld Business Class Lounge LAX

oneworld Business Class Lounge LAX The oneworld Business Class Lounge LAX is located in the Tom Bradley International Terminal on Level 5 near all the other lounges including the Emirates lounge.  Information about who can access this lounge can be found here. If you are coming from Terminals 4-6 you can now access the lounge… Read More »

Alaska Airlines “fly nice” ad campaign

Alaska Airlines “fly nice” ad campaign It seems that the Battle for Seattle between Alaska and Delta is heating up.  There is a new Alaska Airlines “fly nice” ad campaign running in the new Capitol Hill light rail station in Seattle.  This comes on the heels of a minor kerfuffle this past week over the… Read More »

Australia with Miles and Points

I had an amazing time flying around the world on Alaska miles this past February for my birthday.  The news of Alaska’s doubling the cost of some partner airline redemptions, I decided it was time to plan my next big trip while my miles still had strong value.  I like to earn and burn miles… Read More »