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TRAVEL CARD REVIEWS: Which FREE UK credit cards have 0% foreign exchange fees?

What are the best FREE credit cards with no foreign exchange fees? As the Lloyds Avios Rewards Mastercard is no longer available to new applicants, there are no travel rewards credit cards which offer fee-free overseas purchases. If you use a rewards credit card when […]

TRAVEL CARD REVIEWS: A quick look at Starling Bank and its 0% FX fees debit card

This is our review of Starling Bank and their 0% FX fees debit card. The Starling Bank website is here but you need to download their app if you want to open an account. Why should I get a 0% foreign exchange fee card for […]

TRAVEL CARD REVIEWS: Is Revolut any good, and what has changed recently?

This is our review of the Revolut Mastercard / VISA travel money card. If you apply via the links in this article and top up £10, you will receive a plastic Revolut card for free.  This saves you the standard £4.99 delivery fee and is […]

What are the best credit card sign-up deals for May? – plus a news round-up

It is time for our regular round up of what is coming and what is going in the world of UK airline and hotel credit card sign-up deals. ‘Stuff’ is still going on after a relatively dull period.  The market is slowly coming to terms with […]

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. It is a pretty quiet period at the moment.  I […]

TRAVEL CARD REVIEWS: Is WeSwap, the crowdfunded prepaid card, worth a look?

This is our review of the WeSwap Mastercard travel money card. As the Lloyds Avios Rewards Mastercard is no longer available to new applicants, there are no travel rewards credit cards which offer fee-free overseas purchases. If you use a rewards credit card when travelling, […]

My review of the SAA Premium Lounge at Johannesburg O.R. Tambo International Airport

This is my review of the South African Airways Premium Lounge at Johannesburg O.R. Tambo International Airport. This is the last part of my review of South African Airways business class, flying from London to Johannesburg and back.  You can find my SAA A330-300 business […]

Exclusive May-long 10% minicabit discount for HFP readers

This month we are running an exclusive promotion with minicabit, the cab price comparison app.  Our readers will get 10% off every ride throughout May, so if you are heading to the airport this weekend you might want to take a look. What is minicabit? […]

My day out at the new Aerospace Bristol museum – Part 2 (Concorde)

This is part 2 of my review of the new Aerospace Bristol museum.  Part 1, which focuses on the main building and its exhibition on the history of aircraft manufacturing in Bristol, is here. 30 seconds walk from the main building – which has a […]

My day out at the new Aerospace Bristol museum – Part 1

I am in Cardiff today for an event to celebrate the launch of daily Qatar Airways flights from Cardiff to Doha.  (Yes, I know the first flight was yesterday.  Qatar Airways works to an odd schedule!) Even the two frequent flyers I know who live in […]

How does Club H10, the loyalty programme for H10 Hotels, work?

This is my review of Club H10, the loyalty scheme for H10 Hotels. H10 Hotels is a Spanish based chain but, as they widen their reach across Europe, you may start to come across them in other cities you visit. The chain has 59 hotels […]

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 important event this weekend is the ending of […]

My review of SAA business class from London to Johannesburg (and back) – Part 2

This is part two of my review of the South African Airways business class service between London and Johannesburg focusing on the food. Part one which looks at South African’s A330-300 business class cabin and my seat is here. As a reminder, South African Airways […]

My review of SAA business class from London to Johannesburg (and back) – Part 1

This is our review of South African Airways business class on the new A330-300 service between London and Johannesburg. Even by our standards, early April was a little bit crazy travel-wise. After having spent some time with my family over Easter, I stayed at the […]

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 are finalising your holiday plans for the Summer. Since I launched this service a year ago with Emyr Thomas of Bon Vivant, the feedback from Head for Points readers has […]

Scandic Friends review – How to save you money when you travel to Scandinavia

This is my review of the Scandic Friends loyalty programme. If you are planning a trip to Scandinavia, there is a good cash saving to be had if you join Scandic Friends. Scandic Friends is the loyalty programme for the Scandic chain of hotels.  Scandic […]