The vast majority of flights I take are for pleasure, however now and then I travel the world as part of my day job as a hotel consultant. I recently had the pleasure of flying British Airways Business Class 777 from London Gatwick to Grenada and thought that I’d share my experience. Regular readers will […]
Heathrow Rewards Detailed Review – and is Premium Membership Worth It?
The Heathrow Rewards Card Originally starting life as WorldPoints, Heathrow Rewards is the loyalty programme for Heathrow Airports duty free shopping and airport facilities. If you’ve travelled through Heathrow, the chances are you’ll have seen the various adverts plastered around the terminals, but what’s it really about and is signing up to Heathrow Rewards worth […]
BA Wifi – What’s the Situation with British Airways On-Board Wifi?
The Roll-Out of British Airways Wifi I recently needed to finish an article whilst on board a flight from St Lucia to London and as such decided that I’d splash out and pay for BA Wifi. It then dawned on me that the ongoing roll-out of British Airways Wifi hasn’t had much coverage on Thrifty […]
British Airways Sale – Plus List of BA Holidays Sale Dates and BA Sale Dates
Saving Money with the British Airways Sale An email from the British Airways press release team has just landed in my inbox… Yes the May British Airways sale is finally here and it’ll be running until the 21st May! For those of you that have been waiting for the next British Airways sale, you’re in […]
Avios Peak Calendar Dates – British Airways and Iberia Redemption Calendars
Using the Avios Peak and Off Peak Calendar to Your Benefit! Regular readers will know that Avios points can be transferred between British Airways and Iberia accounts with ease. As such, it’s always useful to know that the Avios peak calendar dates differ for each of the programmes, offering potential points-saving opportunities. During this article […]
Emirates Business Class Review 777-300er – What’s it really like?
My Emirates Business Class 777-300er Review This is the second part of a recent trip review to Cyprus in which I was not only able to benefit from the wonders of the long-haul Emirates Business-Class services but also the delights of First Class. What’s more exciting is that both flights cost no more than an […]