News in brief:
Up to 30% off – Radisson Blu Autumn sale
Radisson Blu has launched its Autumn sale.
If you book by 30th October for stays between 17th October and 30th November you can save up to 30% off your city break in Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds, Nice, Durham, Belfast, Bristol, Brussels, Liverpool, Stansted Airport or Lyon.
Remember that, at UK Radisson Blu hotels, kids under 12 stay and eat free. There is no charge for an extra bed and breakfast and dinner is free as long as an adult is eating with them.
Generous BA Holidays Christmas and New Year promo ending
Today is the last book to book your Christmas or New Year short break with BA Holidays and save a substantial amount of money. Even without a hotel these prices would be excellent for Club World flight. With a 4* or 5* hotel included they are exceptional value – as long as you wrap up warm.
As a reminder, here are the ‘lead in’ flight and hotel offers based on Club World flights:
New York – £1,199 including three nights in a 5* hotel
Boston – £1,149 including three nights in a 4* hotel
Chicago – £1,149 including three nights in a 4* hotel
Washington – £1,149 including three nights in a 4* hotel
Toronto – £1,149 including three nights in a 4* hotel
These prices are based on two people sharing. The BA Holidays Club World promo page is here.
Additional BA Gatwick Summer services
British Airways has added more flights from Gatwick to their Summer 2017 schedule.
- Thessaloniki (SKG) – Wednesday added
- Heraklion (HER) – Wednesday added
- Cagliari (CAG) – Tuesday added
- Dubrovnik (DBV) – Saturday added (photo above)
- Glasgow (GLA) – Friday added
As the above flights were only added to the schedules a couple of days ago, the standard 2 business class / 4 economy class Avios seats should be available even if other days of the week were booked up months ago.
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (July 2021)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!
There are two official British Airways American Express cards:
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points, such as:
We also recommend Capital On Tap for limited companies. You earn 1 Avios per £1 which is impressive for a Visa card:
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.
(Want to earn more Avios? Click here to visit our home page for our latest articles on earning and spending your Avios points and click here to see how to earn more Avios this month from offers and promotions.)