Lounge Review: IASS Hawaii Lounge at Honolulu

Lounge Review: IASS Hawaii Lounge at Honolulu

(Posted on August 5, 2017) While waiting for my flight home from Hawaii, after visiting The Plumeria Lounge, I also took a quick look at IASS Hawaii Lounge. The lounge is operated by IASS – a Japanese operator of credit card lounges – and is accessible to Priority Pass members…

Lounge Review: Hawaiian Airlines Plumeria Lounge at Honolulu

Lounge Review: Hawaiian Airlines Plumeria Lounge at Honolulu

(Posted on August 3, 2017) The Plumeria Lounge operated by Hawaiian Airlines is one of two Priority Pass lounges at Honolulu airport. Even though it is located in the inter-island section, it is accessible to all passengers departing from the main terminal. As such, I…

Spotting Report: Enjoying Hawaiian Traffic at Kahului and Molokai

Spotting Report: Enjoying Hawaiian Traffic at Kahului and Molokai

(Posted on July 30, 2017) While the main purpose of my trip to Hawaii was being on the AirAsia X inaugural from Osaka to Honolulu, I also wanted to take the opportunity to try do some island-hopping and a bit of spotting. Luckily, it all worked out almost perfectly – including weather…

Flight Report: Makani Kai Air Grand Caravan from Kahului to Molokai

Flight Review: Makani Kai Air Grand Caravan from Kahului to Molokai

(Posted on July 21, 2017 & Flown on June 29, 2017) The initial plan for my Hawaii trip was to fly on Grand Caravan once – with Mokulele Airlines. However, in the end I decided to try Makani Kai Air as well. The reason I decided to do so was because they are mainly a helicopter…

Airport Hotel Review: Pacific Marina Inn Honolulu

Airport Hotel Review: Pacific Marina Inn Honolulu

(Posted on July 14, 2017) While I was initially booked to stay in a hotel near Waikiki, when I rechecked prices a couple of days before departing for my Hawaii trip last month, I found out that the Pacific Marina Inn Honolulu hotel near the airport got cheaper than when…