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This week’s top travel news stories:
Exclusive: Virgin Atlantic cancels Sao Paulo before flights even start (for the second time!) It will try again in 2025.
American Express Shop Small returns in December – make sure you are ready by saving the offer
Redeem Avios on transatlantic JetBlue flights with ZERO surcharges (for now) – you can also redeem Avios on JetBlue domestic flights in the US
Credit card news:
Amex brings back the British Airways Accelerating Business Card for small businesses – what is it? Get 30,000 Avios for signing up. Having a personal BA Amex is not a problem. You can apply here.
Hilton opens in Monaco as a well-known property joins Curio Collection
After 11 years, we’ve finally updated our review of the British Airways Galleries First Lounge at Heathrow Terminal 5. If you book the last flight of the night it turns out that you can take pictures without the crowds!
Further afield, Rhys returns from Hong Kong with two lounge reviews:
Other interesting news:
That’s all, folks
See you next Saturday.
Rob, Rhys and Sinead @ Head for Points