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Here’s the full HfP index of articles for November 2020

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Here is a full list of the articles we published in November 2020.  Click through to read them in full:

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Get up to 12,500 Avios for 1.2p with a subscription to The Spectator

Here are 10 new Hilton hotels you’ll want to visit in 2021

News: last day for the 40%-50% ‘buy Avios’ bonus, win in the ‘PilotsTogether’ raffle

Five ways for existing British Airways American Express Cardmembers to earn extra Avios with their card

How to maximise Hertz Gold Plus Rewards points – our comprehensive review

How our story on BA selling its First Class crockery hit NBC News in the US and Chinese TV!

How to boost your Amex spend by using PayPal for online purchases (like BA First Class crockery!)

Save on SME hotel costs as Marriott launches “Business Ready”

‘My Favourite Hotel’ review – Madulkelle Tea and Eco Lodge, Sri Lanka

‘Buy points’ deals: LAST DAY for 100% IHG bonus plus 100% at Radisson and Hilton

Estonia and Latvia ADDED to quarantine list, with some long-haul removals

News: Hilton Manchester Airport rebrands, triple Amex Gold points at Amazon, Lounge Club

Get 2,000 free Virgin Points with Tesco Clubcard auto-convert

Save 20% on British Airways flights with their Black Friday offer

1,000 free Avios via – bizarrely – Star Alliance member Aegean Airlines (if you’re patient!)

ENDS TODAY: Get a 60% bonus when you buy Marriott Bonvoy hotel points – as good as it gets

How your SME can earn Membership Rewards points paying bills with American Express Premium Rewards

Accor buys Gleneagles and The Hoxton

British Airways launches a new 40%-50% ‘buy Avios’ bonus – worth it?

How does the new ‘COVID-19 Winter Plan’ impact travel?

A trick to book Virgin Upper Class sale flights for as little as £615 return!

BOOK NOW: Save 50% on ALL Virgin Atlantic redemptions

You can buy British Airways First Class crockery and bedding: the sale is now live!

Nine good reasons to get the British Airways American Express Premium Plus Card

STILL RUNNING: Match your British Airways Gold or Silver card to Star Alliance Gold via TAP!

Two excellent deals at the Hotel Indigo Manchester

Save 40% on a Priority Pass airport lounge card

‘My Favourite Hotel’ review – Elsewhere in Goa

Nine good reasons to get the no annual fee British Airways American Express Credit Card

ENDS MONDAY: Save 30% (up to £60) at Amazon by opening a free Amazon Business account!

British Airways finally brings back online cash refunds!

Save 10% on British Airways flights with Monzo Plus or Monese

New Hilton LXR hotel to open in the Seychelles

Amex Platinum £400 Marriott credit extended to 31st December

How your SME can earn Membership Rewards points with American Express FX International Payments

New IHG Rewards Club redemption option in New York: voco The Franklin

Israel and eight other countries removed from quarantine list, no additions

Nutmeg offering up to 300,000 Avios with ISAs, pensions, Junior ISAs, Lifetime ISAs and General Investment Accounts!

Lufthansa launches Buy on Board catering

Heathrow scrapping free travel zone

JetBlue to launch with Gatwick and Stansted flights

Redeem your Virgin Points at Greggs! New ways to earn and spend as Virgin Red rolls out

There’s more to the new Amazon Business Credit Cards than just rewards

Earn BA tier points on (some) Aer Lingus flights as it joins the BA/AA JV – and launches Manchester?

easyJet sells its Stansted slot portfolio to Ryanair

Cathay drops seven international routes including London Gatwick

American Express launches a Hilton Honors transfer bonus from Membership Rewards

How much can you earn in Amazon Rewards with their new Amex SME Credit Cards?

Get a 15% bonus on American Express and HSBC Premier transfers to Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer

What is the British Airways lockdown lounge menu?

Korean Air to buy Asiana – Asiana to leave Star Alliance?

Heathrow staff announce December strike dates

Discounted MeliaRewards points on Amazon – book 4* London hotel for £70, 4* New York for £64!

“Should I convert my £1,800 of Tesco Clubcard vouchers into Avios by 18th January?”

How to use small orphan amounts of frequent flyer miles and hotel points – Part 2

Review: Bankside Hotel, Autograph Collection (part of Marriott Bonvoy) in London

You can no longer get the Lufthansa payment card – bad news for those paying HMRC

Review: the new Radisson Hotel, London Heathrow

How to earn Avios with Cruise118

How does the Scandic Friends loyalty programme work?

Head for Points shortlisted for five travel journalism awards

Route news: Jet2 opens Bristol, Loganair returns to Teesside, Iberia Express adds to Manchester

Review: Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo hotel

How to get a one-way Europcar UK rental for just £1!

British Airways to re-open Galleries Club North lounge in Terminal 5 from Monday

We go inside Berlin’s new Brandenburg airport (Part 1)

We go inside Berlin’s new Brandenburg airport (Part 2)

Three new Avios redemptions from Newcastle!

UAE and Qatar removed from quarantine list – Middle East transits now possible

How to earn Virgin Points in-store at Morrisons supermarkets

MBNA adding cashback rewards to its credit cards

Get 10,000 bonus Hilton Honors points by booking a day room

EXTENDED: Amex Business cardholders can sell their Membership Rewards points for 0.9p!

Got a small business? Amazon launches two generous SME Credit Cards

Get a 30% bonus on hotel points transfers to Avios – but is it a good deal?

Get cheap Bollinger for Christmas via an Amex / Laithwaites offer!

BA loses arbitration case over Future Travel Vouchers – and what happens in April 2022?

Flying safely: what we saw on a day with Heathrow and Malaysia Airlines

Qatar Airways introduces ‘basic business class’ with NO lounge access

Generous ‘sweet spots’ if you move American Express points to Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer

Romanian budget carrier Blue Air moves to Heathrow

Save 5,000 Avios on a hotel booking – however cheap!

SME? Get points worth 10,500 Avios with Capital On Tap’s Visa card

What is the best Star Alliance credit card?

Marriott’s W Paris hotel to rebrand

The Mondrian hotel brand will return to London

easyJet, KLM and Jet2 slash November flying schedules

‘My Favourite Hotel’ review – Sani Mountain Lodge, Lesotho / South Africa border

How American Express Membership Rewards members can buy frequent flyer miles at a discount

The second British Airways Boeing 777 300-ER with First Suite arrives

[Solved!] Where has the Atrium Hotel Heathrow’s top floor gone?!

Virgin Atlantic publishes its lockdown flight schedule

Denmark added to the quarantine list overnight, with no grace period

Interesting anomalies in Avios flight reward pricing you can exploit

BA shakes-up how you earn Avios from Avis – and launches a 50% bonus

How to earn Avios points with Budget car rentals

Germany and Sweden added to the quarantine list, no countries removed

How much of the BA schedule is going to be cut in November?

What really happened (possibly!) with the £400 American Express Platinum / Marriott offer

How to use small orphan amounts of frequent flyer miles and hotel points – Part 1

Get an overnight Covid test and 5* Heathrow hotel stay from £179

What are the best credit card sign-up deals for November? – plus your news round-up

Has the proposed UK travel ban been dropped? Have a read at the law.

Virgin Atlantic launches St Vincent in the Caribbean

Amex deals: £100 at Mr Porter, Harrods 10% off + £100, Wheely, FREE NOW, Corinthia and more

Review: using Zipcar Flex to drive to Heathrow for just £19

Aberdeen loses its THIRD Hilton hotel

SUN-AIR suspends its BA franchise flights until August 2021!

How can you stop your British Airways miles expiring?

Get a free £5 to spend with LNER when you join ‘LNER Perks’

Shocking Delta price rises for Virgin Atlantic redemptions

Amazon Music Unlimited offering 3-month free trial

See a British Airways 777-200 stripped for cargo

‘My Favourite Hotel’ review – a £10,000 suite at the Shangri-La Hotel, The Shard, London

How to cash out of small quantities of Lufthansa Miles & More miles

Is it worth converting Radisson Rewards points to Avios or other miles?

Got the £400 Amex Platinum Marriott offer? Berners Tavern restaurant triggers it

British Airways cuts Moscow, Amman and Cairo to 80 tier points each way in Business

Bored with WFH? Marriott launches three new ‘work at hotel’ packages

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