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Here’s the full HfP index of articles for November 2023

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Here is a full list of the articles we published in November 2023.  Click through to read them in full:

Head for Points article index

What British Airways news did we get from IAG’s Capital Markets Day?

Lots of Singapore Club and First Class Avios availability for four people in April-July 2024

How to pre-order your meal on Virgin Atlantic flights using Pre-Select

Onboard ‘Flight100’ – the first transatlantic flight powered by 100% sustainable aviation fuel

100,000 POINTS BONUS: Why American Express Platinum gets you in more lounges than you think

Review: Lufthansa’s Senator Lounge H24, Munich Airport

IAG planning ‘consistent elite tiers’ across BA, Iberia and Aer Lingus – what does this mean?

Review: The Shanghai EDITION hotel (Marriott Bonvoy)

Last chance to earn a £150 shopping voucher with Malaysia Airlines

Heathrow Express drops £5.50 one-way advance tickets

Before Virgin’s historic SAF flight tomorrow, I visited Rolls-Royce in Derby to learn more

NEW: Earn Avios at Heathrow’s World Duty Free, with 250 bonus Avios on your first purchase

A good Cyber Monday deal from …. Preferred Hotels

Get £20 of Uber credit when you book a flight via the app

Avios collection at Bicester Village is now card-linked – so can you double dip?

Important dates for your diary – offers about to close which you shouldn’t miss

How long is it taking to get flight compensation payments from British Airways?

British Airways lounge at Edinburgh Airport to close on Sunday for refurbishment

Review: The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai Pudong, an iconic destination hotel

Get 25,000 Avios with British Airways Premium Plus Amex

ENDS TUESDAY: Amex Gold bonus increased to 30,000 points (=30,000 Avios) and first year free

Black Friday 2023 – your best airline and package holiday offers (Part 1)

Black Friday 2023 – your best hotel and other offers (Part 2)

Review: Hotel Imperial Vienna, A Luxury Collection Hotel (part of Marriott Bonvoy)

Get triple Accor points on your next two hotel stays – and a 20% bonus on gift cards

Save 33% on (almost) all reward flights in Virgin Atlantic’s Black Friday reward seat sale

Get up to £300 off in the British Airways Holidays Black Friday Sale

Review: The Ritz-Carlton Vienna hotel

Should the BAPP Amex let you earn tier points permanently, perhaps instead of Avios?

Review: The Virgin Red Room experience at the AO Arena, Manchester

Hotel news: Hyatt Place for Paddington, AC Hotel Glasgow opens, good Malmaison flash sale

NEW: Get BA tier points from your BA Premium Plus Amex spending for six months

News: American Airlines drops Heathrow to Seattle, Barbados retired Concorde changes

Review: the Westin Yilan hot springs resort in Taiwan

Is the new Lloyds Bank World Elite Mastercard the cheapest way to a Priority Pass?

Qantas Frequent Flyer sets an example over how to deal with points transfers on death

London City Airport finally gets a Priority Pass lounge card option

BA Silver and Gold members lose lounge access in Shannon and Cork when flying Aer Lingus

Review: W Taipei – a sophisticated hotel in the heart of Taiwan

Get £5 back on a £15 eBay purchase with American Express

WestJet is expanding its UK flights to Canada next year

LAST CHANCE: Book flights for the British Airways ‘double Avios’ offer

Review: Hotel Resonance Taipei, part of Hilton’s Tapestry Collection

Get a 100% bonus buying IHG One Rewards hotel points

Book a cheap-ish business class flight deal to New York on JetBlue

Qatar Airways opens a lot of additional Avios reward availability

Welcome to the HfP frequent flyer glossary

Starts today: American Express Shop Small is back for three days

(NOW CLOSED) Win two Business Class flights to the USA with United Airlines and HfP!

Get yourself a Virgin Atlantic salt and pepper set for 500 Virgin Points

EXCLUSIVE: Virgin Atlantic cancels Sao Paulo before flights even start (for the 2nd time)

Can ‘all business class’ to the Maldives work? I tour Beond before its inaugural flight

Get TRIPLE Club Eurostar points with hotel scheme Accor Live Limitless

Nectar reveals how little traction its shopping site gets

If you are thinking of booking JetBlue flights to the US on Avios, here’s a way of saving

NEW: Redeem Avios on JetBlue for flights to the USA – with no surcharges (for now)

News: get 8000 Virgin Points with Tesco Mobile, HfP shortlisted for three major awards

citizenM hotel sale launched – with six months of mycitizenM+ free for all bookers

What is the best Avios business credit card?

Review: Wheely’s ‘Perfect Airport Pickup’ service is very slick indeed

Virgin Group to run trains through the Channel Tunnel?

Luton Airport: date confirmed for closure of the Aspire lounge

Get 2,500 Virgin Points by activating Tesco Clubcard Auto-Convert

Review: the British Airways Galleries First lounge at Heathrow Terminal 5

Which? magazine unveils the best – and worst – UK hotel chains

Priority Pass adds Manchester, Cardiff, Bristol airport food deals – unless you’re with Amex

Review: Cathay Pacific’s The Pier Business Class lounge, Hong Kong

LAST DAY: Get 40,000 points bonus with the Marriott Bonvoy American Express Card

easyJet offering home luggage collection for Gatwick flights – and it’s free for FLEXI customers

Review: Cathay Pacific’s The Pier First Class lounge, Hong Kong – the best I’ve ever visited

Are you planning to visit a ‘destination dupe’ next year?

Here’s a handy tool for planning hotel mattress runs

Hilton gains a Curio Collection hotel in Monte Carlo

100,000 BONUS POINTS: Why Fine Hotels & Resorts is one of the best Amex Platinum benefits

The Aer Lingus Avios cut-off moves to 6 days from 60 days following our coverage

Review: Cathay Pacific’s The Wing First Class lounge, Hong Kong

Get 1,000 Virgin Points with your first Virgin Trains Ticketing booking

IT’S BACK: SME? Get 30,000 Avios sign-up bonus with BA’s Amex card for small businesses

Is Aer Lingus blocking Avios redemption flights within 60 days of departure?

News: 30% off lounges, redeem Virgin Points for a gin advent calendar, new Virgin US discount

NEW: Use Avios to part-pay ANY flight on Qatar Airways

easyJet’s £695 advent calendar is back – but it has tightened up on the benefits

Virgin Atlantic gets CAA approval for its 100% SAF flight to New York

Finnair launches flights to Nagoya, bookable on Avios

Review: Cathay Pacific business class from London Heathrow to Hong Kong

FINALLY: ‘P’ business class tickets on Cathay Pacific flights earn Avios and tier points

Macdonald’s Manchester and Edinburgh hotels are now unbranded Marriott properties

TAP Air Portugal launches £1,300 New York and Cancun flight deals from the UK

NEW: British Airways cuts Avios seats offered to some partner airlines (so more for you)

New bonuses for buying Marriott Bonvoy and World of Hyatt hotel points

The airport lounge with its own swimming pool

What are the best hotel promos for November 2023?

Welcome to the HfP frequent flyer glossary

Redeem 10,000 IHG points for concerts in Bristol, Birmingham, Cardiff, London, Manchester

Buy Mr & Mrs Smith hotel gift cards via Hyatt and earn points PLUS elite night credits

Virgin Atlantic launches an Upper Class flight sale

British Airways launches a very generous Uber / Avios offer

Stansted Airport receives planning approval its terminal extension

Qatar Airways resumes flights to Ras Al Khaimah

Changes to British Airways Club World and Club Europe check-in at Heathrow Terminal 5

Save 10p per litre at Esso with a new Nectar offer – and get 1,000 points with the Esso app

Marriott Bonvoy is changing Suite Night Awards, mainly for the better

GOOD DEAL: Get a Virgin Wines advent calendar for just 12,500 Virgin Points

New Amex hotel cashback deals launched with Four Seasons and Melia

Caledonian Sleeper opens a lounge at Euston station

British Airways Holidays launches new Luxury Holiday Sale

(NOW CLOSED) Win two Business Class flights to the USA with United Airlines and HfP!

Avios to Nectar transfers are now instant again

Get £100-£150 of annual Dell cashback with an American Express Business card

News: Seoul flight deal, win 1 million Marriott points, DLR strike hits World Travel Market

SME? Get 40,000 points with Amex Business Platinum

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