Bits: 100% bonus buying Hilton points this week, Oman Air £1042 Dubai deals, Manchester T2 F&B unveiled

News in brief: 100% bonus buying Hilton Honors points Hilton Honors has launched a new promotion offering a 100% bonus when you purchase 5,000+ points. The Hilton ‘buy points’ page is here. This is a weird one because you only get the bonus if you […]

HFP in Oman: How to book Oman Air flights using Etihad Guest miles

This article looks at how to book Oman Air flights using frequent flyer miles. Over the last few weeks we have been running a series of articles on my recent trip to Oman. If you are not familiar with Oman you can read our overview […]

Oman Air business class review: Muscat to London Heathrow (Part 1)

This is my review of Oman Air business class on a Boeing 787-9, from Muscat to Heathrow. It is the final part of our series on my recent trip to Oman as a guest of Oman Air and the Al Bustan Palace in Muscat.  My […]

Oman Air business class review: Muscat to London Heathrow (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of our Oman Air business class review, flying from Muscat to London on a Boeing 787-9. Part 1 of our Oman Air business class review can be found here, which focuses mainly on the cabin and seat layout.  Here we will […]

Review of Oman Air’s flagship Business Class lounge in Muscat

This is our review of Oman Air’s Business Class lounge at the brand new Muscat International Airport. This review is part of our series on my recent trip to Oman as a guest of Oman Air and the Al Bustan Palace in Muscat.  My flights […]

Review of the beachside Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel, in Oman

This is our review of Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel, in Oman. This review is part of our series on my recent trip to Oman as a guest of Oman Air and the Al Bustan Palace in Muscat.  My flights and hotel were complimentary […]

Oman Air First Class Suite reviewed, London Heathrow to Muscat (Part 1)

This is our review of Oman Air First Class on the Boeing 787-9, between London Heathrow and Muscat. This review is part of our series on my recent review trip to Oman as a guest of Oman Air and the Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz […]

Oman Air First Class Suite reviewed, London Heathrow to Muscat (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of my review of the Oman Air First Class Suite, which you can only find on the Boeing 787-9 between London and Muscat. Part 1 of my Oman Air First Class review, which looks at the cabin and the suite itself, […]

Review of the Gulf Air (Oman Air) lounge at Heathrow Terminal 4

This is our review of the Gulf Air lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 4. Well, I’ve done it.  After my visit to the Gulf Air lounge two weeks ago, I have now been in every departure lounge at Heathrow except the El Al one, which […]

HFP in Oman: coming up on HFP this week …

Two weeks ago, I was lucky enough to spend a couple of days in Oman. This was done in conjunction with Oman Air (who provided me with a complimentary flight) and the Al Bustan Palace hotel, which is managed by Marriott’s Ritz-Carlton brand and which […]

Bits: HfP discount at Ski Solutions, good Oman Air deals from Paris inc Maldives, Etihad UK sale

News in brief: HfP exclusive discount at Ski Solutions If you are reading our articles via desktop or receive the daily emails, you will have noticed advertising this week for Ski Solutions.  Run by a regular HfP reader, this is a ski holiday company with 30 […]

Excellent £933+ Oman Air Business Class flash sale to Abu Dhabi, Doha, Bangalore and Delhi

Oman Air has launched a ‘Weekend Flash Sale’ – see here. Fare can be booked until Saturday 11th August as we are working off the Middle East weekend here! You must travel between 15th September and 10th December. The good news is that fares are […]

Bits: BA reveals the long-haul routes Qatar will fly for it, very good Oman Air sale to Asia and Middle East

News in brief: British Airways announces routes to be flown by Qatar Airways As we mentioned a few weeks ago, British Airways is leasing A330 aircraft from Qatar Airways in order to cover for its Boeing 787-9 fleet which requires substantial engine repairs. We now […]

Bits: Virgin’s new afternoon tea in pictures, new Oman Air First Class suite, £20 off Opodo flights

News in brief: Virgin’s new Afternoon Tea in the Clubhouse As I wrote last week, Virgin Atlantic has launched a new afternoon tea service in the Heathrow Clubhouse in Terminal 3. You will receive a stand of sandwiches and cakes plus tea or a glass […]

Bits: LAST DAY for Avios via Tesco / Hasbro deal, 6000 Miles & More for a hotel, Oman Air launches Manchester

News in brief: Last day to get 1920 Avios with a £40 toy spend Today (Sunday) is your last chance to pick up 800 bonus Tesco Clubcard points – worth 1920 Avios or 2000 Virgin Flying Club miles – with Hasbro toys and games. Simply […]

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