Qatar Business Class

How you can earn Virgin Flying Club miles in-store at Morrisons

Most Head for Points readers know that you can earn frequent flyer miles, in Virgin Flying Club, when you shop in-store at Waitrose. (If you didn’t know that, read our article on earning Virgin miles at Waitrose here.) Another supermarket deal has now launched. You […]

Bits: Qatar competition update, DragonPass $10 update, save 20% on Plaza Premium, LATAM drops Madrid-Frankfurt

News in brief: Qatar Airways competition update Thanks to everyone who entered our competition yesterday to win two Qatar Airways business class tickets to (virtually) anywhere in the world.  If you didn’t enter yet, click here. There was an error in the article yesterday over […]

Review: How is the Hampton by Hilton Stansted Airport?

This is our review of the Hampton by Hilton Stansted Airport. We first looked at this hotel in 2017 when it opened and Anika stayed there.  I had never stayed myself, however, and an early morning flight from the airport – coupled with a good […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Win 2 x Business Class tickets to (virtually) anywhere with Qatar Airways!

We are very excited to announce a brilliant prize competition courtesy of our friends at Qatar Airways.  It is, depending on where the winner wants to go, potentially the biggest flight giveaway we have ever done. You could win two Business Class tickets from any UK […]

Bits: 400,000 comments, Norwegian drops Heathrow before launch, 1000 Virgin miles with Tesco auto-conversion

News in brief: We’ve hit 400,000 comments! As you can see from the screenshot below, Head for Points hit 400,000 comments this week. This is an impressive achievement, and as the stats show over 90% of it is down to the readers and not me! […]

What happens to your Avios points when you die?

Yes, a cheery subject for a Friday but with coronavirus on the loose …… (JOKE!) More seriously, this is a topic that rarely comes up but does impact quite a few people, especially those who were hoarding Avios during their career to spend during retirement. […]

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Bits: Win an AMAZING £4,000+ prize on HFP on Friday, IHG 4th night free offer, Frankfurt Airport gets a Marriott

News in brief: Win a FANTASTIC prize on Head for Points on Friday! Tomorrow morning we are launching a great new competition on Head for Points. Thanks to our friends at Qatar Airways, we are giving away TWO Business Class seats to (virtually) anywhere on […]

Good Accor deal – earn 6,000 bonus Avios (or €120) for 3 x 2-night stays

Accor Hotels, which owns Novotel / Ibis / Mercure / M Gallery / Sofitel / Pullman / Raffles / Swissotel / Fairmont etc, has brought back its potentially generous promotion to earn 6,000 bonus Avios or €120 of hotel credit. You will earn 6,000 Avios […]

Book now – Marriott Bonvoy announces which hotels are going up in points price on 4th March

Marriott Bonvoy has given advance notice of its 2020 redemption category changes. As usual, more hotels are going up in price than are going down.  The changes take place on 4th March, so you should book ASAP to lock in pricing at the current rate. […]

NEW: Get a VERY rare increased bonus on the free IHG Rewards Club Mastercard!

For the first time in a long time (ever?) IHG Rewards Club is running an enhanced bonus on the FREE IHG Rewards Club Mastercard. Until 31st March, you will receive 20,000 IHG Rewards Club points for signing up and spending £500 within three months. The […]

Bits: IHG Spring promo link now working, £80 Amex cashback with Qatar, BA leaving Tokyo Narita

News in brief: IHG Spring promotion now open for registration Yesterday, we ran a preview of the IHG Spring ‘4x’ promotion which would (very theoretically) let you earn up to 301,000 IHG Rewards Club points. Unfortunately, yesterday morning the registration link was not yet working […]

(NOW CLOSED) ENDS TONIGHT: Get £150 or 15,000 Avios sign-up bonus with Capital On Tap’s Visa card!

EDIT:  This offer is now closed, sorry.  If you apply from Thursday 6th February using the headforpoints promo code, you will receive a bonus of £105 or 10,500 Avios. Today, Wednesday 5th, is your LAST DAY to get the exclusive Head for Points offer we […]

Review: Is Stansted Express First Class worth it?

This is our review of Stansted Express First Class. I have dropped this in as an extra fourth article today because the review will soon be irrelevant.  Stansted Express will be getting a fleet of brand new trains without First Class. On the face of […]

REGISTER NOW: Earn up to 301,000 bonus IHG points in the new Spring promotion!

IHG Rewards Club, the loyalty scheme for InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn etc, is about to launch its Spring promotion. You can see full details and register on here. What is the new IHG promotion? This is a version of the ‘4x’ offer that […]

Bits: British Airways long-haul economy improvements, £100 Amex cashback with Malaysia, Lufthansa launches Newcastle

News in brief: New cushions and blankets on British Airways economy flights British Airways is bringing genuine improvements to its World Traveller economy cabin in the form of a new cushion and blanket design for passengers (photo below). After the World Traveller Plus (premium economy) […]

AT LAST: Here’s the date you can earn and spend Virgin Flying Club miles on Air France and KLM!

After many false starts and lots of impatient speculation (including by us!), Virgin Atlantic, Delta and Air France-KLM have finally announced a date from which you will be able to earn and burn air miles across all four airlines. The partnership includes a transatlantic joint […]

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