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Taste Washington Wine Month: Deals and Events in Woodinville Wine Country

  March is Washington Wine Month and Woodinville Wine Country has special offers and events all month leading up to the state’s premier wine event, Taste Washington, March 28-31. Support local growers, producers, and retailers by trying and buying Washington wines. Airfield Estates Stop by Airfield this month to taste their newly released 2017 Chardonnay and 2017 Bombshell Red. Buy a 4-pack of any Airfield wines and get a different gift with purchase each week. […]

From our Mailbox – Vietnam and Cambodia

From our Travelers to You Two of our travelers had an amazing time in Vietnam and Cambodia last month. Here they share some things about their experience there and what made this a wonderful trip. We hope you enjoy it!   Hi Mindy – yes we’re back home again and had a wonderful trip! Expediting: Having airport expediting was very much appreciated and well worth the cost. (Thanks for your urging Steph) I would recommend this […]

Navigating Italy’s Cinque Terre

“When the ship docks, a crowd-dodging plan is key in these coastal Italian postcard villages. Briny sea breezes carry the scent of sun-warmed lemons and fresh basil along the Riviera di Levante on Italy’s northwestern coast. A favorite holiday destination, this 80-mile stretch of the Italian Riviera begins east of Genoa and ends just beyond the Gulf of La Spezia, also known as the “Poets’ Gulf,” for the number of writers its beauty has inspired. This […]

North American airlines apply for Japan’s Haneda Slots

This past week, United, Delta and American Airlines filed applications, as the U.S. Department of Transportation started accepting proposals to allocate 12 slots for U.S. carriers at the Japanese airport. These slots come from an agreement between Japan and the U.S. to ease airspace restrictions, and will provide 24 slots to be divided evenly between North American and Japanese airlines. United proposes to add three flights to Haneda (from Newark, Los Angeles, and Guam), and […]

United to increase number of premium seats

While other carriers are adding extra seats to squeeze in more passengers, United is going against this trend. The company will add more than 1600 United Polaris business class and United First seats to increase the comfort level of its passengers. In the next few weeks, United will introduce its first reconfigured Boeing 767-300ER, featuring 16 additional Polaris business seats in the premium cabin, and 22 Premium Plus seats. The newly-reconfigured aircraft will operate from […]