A new way to earn Avios for those who fill up at BP stations, if anything for its simplicity. Comes with 500 free points – great for those who are regularly on the road, whether in a car or in the air!
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How to spend 3 days in Porto, Portugal. Recommendations from a local – me!
Best places to see in and around Porto on a 3 day visit? Let a local guide show you the way – me!
How to travel with two passports
Have you recently acquired dual citizenship? Or you need to understand how to travel between countries if you hold two or more passports? This post explains how you should present your documents step-by-step.
Which British Airways Routes Earn 80 Tier Points Each Way (160TP return)?
This post gives a complete list of routes which earn 80 Tier Points on British Airways (160 Tier Points for a round trip).
The Complete British Airways Tier Point Runs Guide, 2020 Edition
The best BA Tier Point runs will oven get over 1000 TP for less than £1 per Tier Point. But how do you go about finding them? This post gives more details.
Beginners guide to Hilton Honors – updated 2021
This is an all-inclusive beginners’ guide to Hilton Honors. It explains the different levels of their loyalty programme and how to efficiently earn and spend your points.
What is the difference between “Part Pay with Avios” and “Avios + Money”?
What is the different between these two, often confused, ticketing options? When is it good to use it and when should I ignore these options? This article gives you the lowdown on what is the correct way to analyse the fare.
Is it worth Tier Point running to get British Airways Silver?
We try to argue whether it is worth the time and energy to do a Tier Point Run to help get British Airways Silver.
What is a British Airways Eligible Flight?
If you are trying to qualify for British Airways Executive Club Bronze, Silver or Gold then you will need to have ‘Eligible Flights’ in addition to Tier Points. You need as follows: Bronze – 2 Eligible Flights Silver – 4 Eligible Flights Gold – 4 Eligible Flights These are not cumulative. If you want to…
How to get a second UK passport in 2020
This post describes how to get a second UK passport if you are a frequent traveller, or travel between ‘incompatible’ countries.
The Complete Guide to British Airways Fare Classes (a.k.a. Fare Buckets)
Understanding fare classes is important for knowing how many Avios and Tier Points you will earn. This guide tells you which fares are the most and least expensive on British Airways.
List of British Airways acronyms and abbreviations most often seen on Flyertalk
This article lists the most common abbreviations you will see on the British Airways forum of Flyertalk, and possibly in comments around blogs.
EVERY Oneworld flight marginally over 2000 miles. Your ultimate BA Tier Point Run reference! Updated 2020
Updated for 2020 to include Royal Air Maroc. This post lists every Oneworld airline route that marginally crosses 2000 miles.
Beginners’ guide to IHG Rewards Club – updated 2020
In this post we take a look at Intercontinental Hotel Group’s “IHG Rewards Club” programme, and try to help total beginners to get up to scratch.
Which short haul British Airways planes have WiFi?
This post details which British Airways A319, A320, A320neo, A321 and A321neo aircraft have wifi installed.