A Summary of Travels 2018

Got people to see and Jetstreams to fly through

2018 was a busy, busy year.  Many trips took place, both planned, and unplanned.  But all were an adventure. Friends were seen, Family were visited, and much, much food was eaten.  Here’s to looking back, even if for a brief moment, and a hurrah for an adventurous 2019!

2018 Flights Taken

Jan 1 Alaska 477 Santa Barbara → Seattle (2:35)
Jan 20 Delta 3552 Seattle → San Francisco (2:15)
Jan 22 Delta 5687 San Francisco → Seattle (2:15)

Feb 9 Alaska 8 Seattle → Newark (5:10)
Feb 12 JetBlue 263 New York → Seattle (6:30)
Feb 22 EVA 25 Seattle → Taipei (13:00)
Feb 23 EVA 707 Taipei → Guangzhou (2:10)

Mar 4 Hainan 7141 Guangzhou → Shanghai (2:15)
Mar 4 Hainan 7955 Shanghai → Seattle (11:00)
Mar 9 United 214 Seattle → San Francisco (2:15)
Mar 9 United 2236 San Francisco → Fresno (1:05)
Mar 11 Virgin 1759 San Francisco → Seattle (2:15)

May 25 Alaska 382 Seattle → San Francisco (2:15)

Jun 22 Alaska 2340 Seattle → Missoula (1:25)
Jun 24 Alaska 2397 Missoula → Seattle (1:55)

Jul 20 Alaska 476 Seattle → Santa Barbara (2:30)
Jul 22 Alaska 477 Santa Barbara → Seattle (2:35)

Aug 7 JetBlue 1007 Seattle → Long Beach (2:35)
Aug 9 JetBlue 1006 Long Beach → Seattle (2:45)
Aug 24 United 1195 Seattle → Chicago (3:55)
Aug 24 United 4570 Chicago → Cleveland (1:15)
Aug 26 United 467 Cleveland → Denver (3:30)
Aug 26 United 2223 Denver → Seattle (3:05)

Sep 28 Delta 142 Seattle → Amsterdam (10:00)
Sep 29 Delta 9338 Amsterdam → Inverness (1:40)

Oct 6 Delta 9525 Inverness → Amsterdam (1:40)
Oct 7 Delta 143 Amsterdam → Seattle (10:30)

Nov 21 Sun Country 284 Seattle → Minneapolis (3:20)
Nov 25 Sun Country 285 Minneapolis → Seattle (4:05)

Dec 20 EVA 25 Seattle → Taipei (13:00)
Dec 21 EVA 707 Taipei → Guangzhou (2:10)
Dec 27 Korean 866 Guangzhou → Seoul (3:15)
Dec 27 Korean 198 Seoul → Seattle (10:10)

Statistics

Number of Flights: 33
Most Frequented Airport: SFO – San Francisco
Time Spent on Flights (flight time only): 140 hrs 20 minutes
New Airports Visited: Fresno, Missoula, Inverness, Seoul
Longest Flight: Seattle to Taipei (twice!!)
Shortest Flight: San Francisco to Fresno
Month with Most Flights: August
Month with Longest Flight Time: December (28 hrs 35 min)
Cars Rented: 5

Memorable Meals of 2018

Beverages don’t count as a meal, so you can have as many as you want.

Multi-course Tasting Menus
Altura – Seattle
Tempura Matsui – New York
Herbfarm – Seattle
N/Naka – Los Angeles
The Three Chimneys – Isle of Skye
Adana – Seattle


New Favorites (and a couple old)
Khamsa – San Francisco
Rooster and Rice – San Francisco
The Lakehouse – Bellevue
Huong Binh – Seattle
Bambu – Seattle
Peaked Pies – Whistler
Kedai Makan – Seattle
Dim Dou Duk – Guangzhou
Super Cuca’s – Santa Barbara
Guisados – Los Angeles
Salare – Seattle
Chi Spacca – Los Angeles
Raised Donuts – Seattle
The Lovat – Fort Augustus
Blas – Fort William
Minamoto – Bellevue
Xiao Chi Jie – Bellevue
Fashion Dim Sum – Seattle
Drive Thru Boba – Bellevue
The Alley – Guangzhou
Sapoon Sapoon – Seoul
Ramen Danbo – Seattle

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