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Virgin Atlantic heads to the Maldives, and we were onboard. We look at two resorts and check out the new seaplane terminal, as well as looking at how the Virgin Atlantic flights operate.
The latest UK business travel news:
BA Cityflyer launches two new routes from Edinburgh, image above
All 11 UK Aspire lounges can now be prebooked if you have a Priority Pass
Stories we recommend from other sites:
High court rules OTA screen scraping is illegal (UK Aviation News)
The Grand Brighton to auction contents ahead of refurbishment (Business Traveller)
easyJet sures up Gatwick future as it returns leased slots to BA (UK Aviation News)
Air France, Etihad and Lufthansa ads banned over misleading environmental claims (Business Traveller)
Our latest reviews:
Rob and his family head to Oman:
- we review the Alila Jabal Akhdar mountain resort, image above, part of World of Hyatt
In the sky, Rob tries British Airways First Class on an A380 – how does a seat launched in 2010 compare in the era of Club Suite? Image below.
The latest UK travel loyalty news:
Which Hyatt brands do not upgrade Globalist members? Rob got caught out ….
Lots of BA First Class seats to Cincinnati are available …. or at least they were on Thursday! Up to FIVE per flight.
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