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…

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…

Miami Spotting Guide (During Easterly Winds)

Spotting Guide: Miami International Airport During Easterly Winds

(Posted on April 12, 2017) Miami International airport is one of the busiest airports in the United States and the busiest one in Florida. It is also the largest gateway between the United States and South America, and the top airport in the United States in terms of…

Lounge Review: Delta Sky Club Near Gate A38 at Detroit

Lounge Review: Delta Sky Club Near Gate A38 at Detroit

(Posted on April 7, 2017) After arriving at Detroit on my way back to Japan after my March Miami spotting trip, I had about one hour to transfer. Luckily, my connecting gate was close to my arrival gate, and also close to one of the Sky Clubs at the airport. That…