New Alaska Airlines Interior

New Alaska Airlines Interior On a recent flight from Las Vegas to Seattle, my flight with Alaska Airlines was on one of the reconfigured A320s.  It was my first time with the new interior and overall I was impressed. On my 2.5 hour flight I didn’t notice much of a … Read more

Virgin America First Class Review

Virgin America First Class

Virgin America First Class Review This past weekend I finally flew Virgin America First Class.  My route was SEA-SFO round trip.  I booked the flight back in November for 18,048 Elevate Points (+$11.20 taxes/fees).  I had booked the Four Seasons Silicon Valley for an amazing $35 and decided to try … Read more

JetBlue Mint LAX-FLL

Row 3 (2-2)

JetBlue Mint I received a ton of JetBlue points through their points match promotion last summer (in addition to signing up for one of their credit cards).  I wanted to try out the JetBlue Mint product (their premium class product).  With an upcoming stay in Puerto Rico, I decided to get … Read more

Virgin America Mileage Run

Virgin America mileage run

Virgin America Mileage Run Up until recently, Virgin America allowed for VERY creative routing for travel between Portland, OR (PDX) and Los Angeles (LAX).  Depending on the dates, you could fly from PDX-LAX with stops in San Francisco, Florida, New York, Boston, and/or DC for under $100.  Virgin America has … Read more