Aer Lingus A321lr Business Class – 27

Best Ways To Use Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Miles

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles are among my favorite mileage currencies out there. On a per mile basis, I value Alaska miles more than any other airline miles. In this post I wanted to talk a bit more about actually redeeming Alaska miles -- the…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Awards
United 777

New Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses

Online shopping portals can be a great way to pick up additional miles & points for purchases you’d make anyway. Just for following a specific link you can earn bonus points in addition to the ones you’d earn for credit card spend. The number of bonus…

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Filed Under: Alaska, American
Alaska Airlines Lounge Seattle 8

Alaska Lounge Membership Fees Increasing

Another airline has just announced a price increase for lounge memberships. It has just been announced that the cost of Alaska Lounge memberships is increasing as of August 30, 2019. This comes just days after Alaska opened their new flagship lounge…

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Filed Under: Alaska
Alaska 737

Alaska Airlines Business Card Gets New Benefits

The Alaska Airlines Visa® Business Credit Card has had an increased welcome bonus for a while, and now, and is a card that's well worth picking up, in my opinion (it's also a card that I applied for pretty recently). Alaska and Bank of America have just…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Credit Card Reviews
Alaska Airlines Lounge Seattle 9

Gorgeous New Alaska Airlines SeaTac Lounge Now Open

Alaska Airlines has made some significant improvements to their lounges over the past couple of years, including adding new locations, renovating existing locations, and mixing up their food & drink selection. Historically the Alaska Lounges in Seattle…

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Filed Under: Alaska
Park Hyatt Siem Reap Restaurants 15

My 2019 Mid-Year Status Qualification Update

We're now over halfway into 2019 (I'd say "where has time gone?" but I feel like I'm always wondering that), so I wanted to provide an update on how 2019 is looking for me status-wise at the halfway point. At the very beginning of 2019 I wrote a post…

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Filed Under: Alaska, American
Aer Lingus A330 Business Class – 2

You Can Now Redeem Alaska Miles On Aer Lingus

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, thanks to the fact that they continue to award miles based on distance flown, have unique airline partners, have low award redemption rates, allow stopovers on one-way awards,…

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Filed Under: Aer Lingus, Alaska
Air Italy A330 Business Class – 2

Could An Alaska & Air Italy Partnership Be On The Horizon?

One of the things that I love about Alaska Airlines is that they partner with a unique array of airlines. They're not part of any global alliance, and have plenty of airline partners that belong to alliances, and also partners that don't belong to alliances.…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Other Airlines
Alaska Airlines Watermark

Alaska Airlines Credit Card Review [2019]

The Alaska Airlines Visa® Credit Card is one of my favorite co-branded airline credit cards. It's a card I've had for years (along with the business version of the card, the Alaska Airlines Visa® Business Credit Card), and one I generally think is great.…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Credit Card Reviews
Alaska Airlines New Cabin 9

The Alaska Companion Fare: Everything You Need To Know

There are various airline credit cards that offer some sort of a companion ticket for spending a certain amount. To me the single most valuable companion ticket is the one offered by Alaska Airlines, so in this post I wanted to look at that in more detail,…

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Filed Under: Alaska
Hainan 787 9

Alaska Mileage Plan Offering Double Miles On Hainan

Alaska Mileage Plan is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, given their unique array of airline partners, combined with their generous mileage earning rates. Alaska Airlines sometimes has promotions offering bonus miles for travel on their partners,…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Hainan
Alaska 737

Is This The Worst Timed Westbound Domestic Flight?

It goes without saying that everyone has different preferences for flight times. For example, some people are morning people, while others are night owls. Some people can sleep on a plane without issue, while others struggle to sleep without the perfect…

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Filed Under: Alaska
Japan Airlines First Class – 6

6 Reasons To Get The Alaska Airlines Business Card

Recently we saw an increased new welcome bonus launched on the Alaska Airlines Visa® Business Credit Card, and it's an offer seriously worth considering. I applied for this card when it had a worse offer, so I'm jealous of those of you who can get this…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Credit Cards
Japan Airlines First Class Watermark

Is The 40k Bonus On The Alaska Airlines Credit Card Worth It?

As far as I'm concerned, the Alaska Airlines Visa® Credit Card is one of the most underrated airline credit cards out there. Alaska and Bank of America have also significantly improved the bonuses on these cards over the years, so if you don't yet have…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Credit Cards
Qantas 787 Business Class – 2

Alaska Offering Double Miles For Travel On Qantas

Alaska Mileage Plan is one of my favorite frequent flyer programs, given their unique array of airline partners, combined with their generous mileage earning rates. At the moment Alaska has quite a few promotions for flying. They're offering double miles…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Qantas
Icelandair 767

Alaska Mileage Plan Increases Award Costs On Icelandair

One of the things that I love about Alaska Mileage Plan is that they have such a unique array of airline partners, and they even allow stopovers on one-way award tickets. One of Alaska's cool airline partners is Icelandair. The airlines partnered until…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Icelandair
Alaska Airlines New Cabin 9

Alaska Airlines Launches Double Miles Promotion

Nowadays it's quite rare to see frequent flyer programs actually offer promotions that incentivize flying. A vast majority of promotions nowadays seem to be for non-flying activities. Personally I'd pose the question if someone should be running a loyalty…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Great Deals