And the Priority Pass ‘Lounge of the Year 2018’ award nearly goes to ….. Aberdeen!

Airport lounge network Priority Pass has unveiled the winners of its ‘Airport Lounge of the Year 2018’ awards. Whilst it is easy to take such awards with a pinch of salt, the fact that the Priority Pass awards are based on 52,000 reviews from cardholders […]

Singapore Airlines devalues its Star Alliance reward chart

Singapore Airlines has announced some changes to its Star Alliance reward chart from 16th April 2019. If you are wondering why you should care, it is because: Singapore Airlines is a transfer partner from American Express Membership Rewards, HSBC Premier and Heathrow Rewards There are […]

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. Tuesday is the last day to book a bargain in […]

Hotels.com gearing up to launch a UK credit card

We have mentioned before that Hotels.com appears to be planning a UK credit card. Plans seem to be progressing, with a job ad currently running for a Senior Marketing Manager to drive the project.  See here. There is no clue about how the card may […]

New £70 Opodo discount codes launched

Opodo is running two discount codes this week which might get you a decent saving. The code is MARCH19.  You enter this right at the very end of the process – there is a box under the space for your credit card number saying “Add […]

Review: Air New Zealand Premium Economy from London Heathrow to Los Angeles

This is our review of Air New Zealand Premium Economy from London Heathrow to Los Angeles. We have not given much coverage to Air New Zealand in the past, despite them being a Star Alliance member and an earning and burning Virgin Atlantic partner.  (You […]

Review: Air New Zealand Premium Economy from London Heathrow to Los Angeles (Part 2)

This is part 2 of our review of Air New Zealand’s Premium Economy service from London Heathrow to Los Angeles. Part 1 of our review, which also includes a quick tour of ANZ Business Class, is here. As a reminder, I bought my own ticket […]

Reminder: Get exclusive benefits on luxury hotel bookings via Head for Points

I wanted to give our luxury hotel booking service another mention today in case you have started to make your holiday plans for Summer 2019.  Since I launched this service two years ago with Emyr Thomas of Bon Vivant, the feedback from Head for Points readers […]

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. Today’s list of deals closing soon is not too exciting […]

Get lounge access with the Santander World Elite Mastercard

Our main credit card focus on Head for Points is, not surprisingly, cards which earn you miles and points when you spend.  There are other cards on the market which offer travel benefits – but don’t offer any points when you spend – and I […]

Turkish Airlines adds A330 to Manchester

Turkish Airlines will be adding a long-haul A330 aircraft to its Manchester to Istanbul route this Summer. The aircraft will operate three of the 14 weekly services between 28th May and 25th October.  It will be on the 13.20 departure from Istanbul on Tuesday, Thursday […]

Barclaycard blocking statement payments via Curve or ewallets

If you have a credit card issued by Barclaycard, which would include the ‘closed to new applicants’ Hilton Honors card, you should have received a letter last week. Barclays is now stopping you paying your credit card bill with Curve or any other ewallet which […]

ENDS TODAY! Get an extra Hotels.com Rewards free night credit on your next stay

THIS OFFER HAS NOW CLOSED.  Thanks to everyone who took part. TODAY (Sunday) is the last day to boost your Hotels.com Rewards account with an exclusive promotion that Hotels.com is currently offering Head for Points readers. And, unlike many Hotels.com promotions, this one is valid […]

Is the new metal Revolut card as good as it looks?

This article is sponsored by Revolut to promote its special sign-up offer for HFP readers In May 2018 we ran a series of reviews of travel money cards.  This included a review of the Revolut debit card which you can find here.  Revolut has proved […]

Loganair picks up additional Flybmi services

Loganair is picking up more services operated by its ex-sister company Flybmi. We have already covered the launch of: Aberdeen to Bristol (commences 4th March) Aberdeen to Oslo (commences 4th March) Aberdeen to Esbjerg (commences 4th March) Newcastle to Stavanger (commences 25th March) Newcastle to […]

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