This post tries to answer the most frequent questions I have received over the last 2 weeks about what do to in the British Airways pilot strike next week.
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The new £1 ‘taxes’ option from British Airways Reward Flight Saver has been extended for trial across the rest of Europe. In some non-trivial cases these could provide interesting pricing points for redemption.
We scoured through the entire UK list of IHG properties to try to come up with the cheapest properties per region. This should be helpful for when you need to do mattress runs if you have an Accelerate or elite status target to hit.
British Airways is in the process of rolling out wi-fi across the majority of its fleet. According to the BA’s wifi on-board page it claims to be aiming for about 90% coverage by the end of 2019 across its entire fleet. One or two days before your flight you should enter your flight number into Flightradar24…
BoardingArea has obviously grown and evolved over its 10+ years of existence. This post should help you filter out the content to whatever you need.
What’s the best way to travel around Heathrow Airport for free? If you ever need to access the airport hotels then there are many free alternatives. We filmed a couple of methods and had a little race…
This post gives a complete list of routes which earn 80 Tier Points on British Airways (160 Tier Points for a round trip).
The best BA Tier Point runs will oven get over 1000 TP for less than £1 per Tier Point. But how do you go about finding them? This post gives more details.
In this post we take a look at Intercontinental Hotel Group’s “IHG Rewards Club” programme, and try to help total beginners to get up to scratch.
Totally new to Avios, British Airways or Iberia? Or even air miles in general?
This is an all-inclusive beginners’ guide to Hilton Honors. It explains the different levels of their loyalty programme and how to efficiently earn and spend your points.
British Airways has a generous 24 hour ‘cooling off’ period for booking tickets. You can exploit this to secure a flight while you look for another, or even check cheap business class tickets at no risk.
In this post we go over some non-mainstream advice which beginners of the air miles hobby should take on board.
The collapse in global oil prices has been making its mark in the airline industry. Long haul air fares are at the lowest I seen in over a decade! If you have never used it before, try using Kayak as a first screening.
An excerpt from my video diary of a JER-AMS Tier Point run from earlier in the year. Here you can see how easy it is to do straight turnarounds at Amsterdam.