Fly to Australasia with Etihad (ex-Scandi) from £1730, valid all year inc Christmas

Etihad has jumped on the bandwagon of airlines offering aggressive Business Class discounts out of Scandinavia.  If you have been looking to head to Australia or New Zealand this year, this might work for you. Destinations include Melbourne, Perth, Sydney and Auckland. The best departure […]

Using Avios on Royal Jordanian – Part 1, review of short-haul Crown Business

Royal Jordanian has a surprisingly low profile amongst Head for Points readers.  They would have been further off my own radar if I didn’t have a friend who uses them regularly and is a fan. This is why Royal Jordanian should be on your radar: […]

Bits: new Accor / Avios promo now live, Radisson and Park Inn sale on, triple Shangri-La points

News in brief: New ‘6000 Avios’ Accor promo now active A couple of weeks ago we wrote about the new Accor (Novotel, Ibis, Sofitel, Pullman, Mercure etc) promotion.  You can earn 6,000 Avios or €120 of vouchers for completing 3 x 2-night stays. Today is […]

The top 9 UK loyalty credit card sign-up deals by £ value

Assuming that my pneumonia clears up, on Wednesday I am giving a ‘state of the nation’ speech – from the customer perspective –  to the key players in the UK co-brand credit card industry. I will try to do an article later in the week […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 15 – How to earn and redeem Avios points on Flybe

The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them. Click here to see the other articles. This article explains how to earn and redeem Avios on Flybe. It is now over three years […]

Bits: Small Luxury Hotels leaves Avios, win a 1-year pass for Plaza Premium’s LHR lounges

News in brief: Small Luxury Hotels leaves Avios after launching its INVITED loyalty scheme Small Luxury Hotels of the World is a consortium of 520 luxury hotels in 80 countries. These are primarily independent properties, many of which are well known in their respective markets. […]

Bits: 25,000 bonus World of Hyatt points, up to 13,000 Miles & More miles with a hotel booking

News in brief: Up to 25,000 bonus World of Hyatt points World of Hyatt has launched a new bonus points promotion for stays between now and 15th May 2018. You can earn 1,000 bonus points for each eligible night at Park Hyatt, Miraval, Andaz, Grand […]

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

Here is the latest edition of our fortnightly feature which summarises offers that are ending soon. It pulls together the different deals mentioned on our Avios Promos, Hotel Promos, Credit Cards and regular article pages. The most interesting deal this week is BA’s £1009 Club World fares […]

£1009 in BA Club World to Beijing or Shanghai – Chinese New Year flash sale

British Airways has launched its own Chinese New Year event, and it is a very attractive one. As long as two people travel together, you can fly from Heathrow to Beijing or Shanghai in Club World for just £1009 each (£2018 for two). There is […]

This weekend: BA Holidays Club Europe flash sale, £15 off Lufthansa, Cathay Pacific flash sale

News in brief: New BA Holidays Club Europe flash sale launched BA Holidays is running another of its ‘luxury flash sale’ events this weekend.  Accommodation is either in 4* or 5* hotels and flights are in Club Europe.  You have until Monday 19th February to […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 14 – Using Cathay Pacific for low-tax Avios redemptions to Asia

The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from them. Click here to see the other articles. Today I want to take a look at how you can make substantial tax savings – and […]

Gatwick bits: £1 Premium Security offer, Norwegian to increase routes and add Premium seats

News in brief: Get Gatwick Premium Security for just £1 We have written about MyGatwick, the official discount portal for anyone flying through the airport, a few times. This was our last in-depth look at MyGatwick with examples of the deals on offer. If you […]

Can you arbitrage IHG’s 75% ‘buy points’ bonus with the new PointBreaks?

As we first mentioned a couple of weeks ago, until 28th February you can buy IHG Rewards Club – the InterContinental, Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza etc scheme – points with a bonus of up to 75%. The page to buy points is here – log in and see […]

Bits: Earn points when Amex pays your suppliers via BACS, Business Class to Jo’burg for £1040 with SWISS

New in brief: Earn points when paying your suppliers with American Express We’ve come across American Express AccessLine which is a payment service for companies who want to pay any supplier with a charge card to help their cash flow. Obviously this only appeals to […]

ENDS SUNDAY: Get an extra Hotels.com Rewards free night credit on your next stay

This weekend is your last chance to take advantage of our exclusive Hotels.com offer. Hotels.com is once again offering Head for Points readers an exclusive promotion code to help boost your Hotels.com Rewards account. And, unlike many Hotels.com promotions, this one is valid on virtually every hotel […]

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