Having an airport lounge to go to, especially after a redeye transatlantic flight, is a good thing.
For less than 5 minutes of research, Dave saved $40 and earned 2,000 Bonus Avios.
I just completed a fabulous trip to London! I’ve been there before, but not in many years, so, in some ways, it felt like I was visiting for the first time. This trip was theoretically in the making for many years, as I always wanted to run in the London Marathon. So did my friend … Read More
When the stars align, they really align. There are a few sales – that together stack to bring the price of Business Class tickets from the United States to London way down! I bought a RT ticket, and with all the discounts, it came to $452. And, although I didn’t get into the London Marathon, … Read More
British Airways has announced a new promotion, that should appeal not only to British Airway transatlantic frequent flyers, but also to American, Iberia and Finnair flyers. You must register for this promotion. Here are the basics: In celebration of five years of offering transatlantic travel with our airline partners, we’re offering you bonus Avios on … Read More
These days, it is rarely good news when an airline sends out a notice of changes. The good news for me is that, although I often use British Airway Avios (miles) to book award tickets, those flights are rarely actually on British Airway flights. As long as they don’t change the Avios booking on me, … Read More
At least 10 times this month, I’ve told Won’t Run that he should take advantage of the American Express 40% bonus for transfer of Membership Rewards to British Airways Avios. I emailed, I told him on the phone, and so on and so on. I even sent him links to blogs, with tutorials on how … Read More
On Sunday, I ran the Rock N Roll Raleigh Marathon. Later that afternoon, while crowded in a car with 5 friends all heading to Raleigh Durham Airport for our respective flights home, I heard my phone ring. I feared it was about my flight to LGA, but was too squished to answer it As feared, … Read More
One of the beloved features of award tickets using British Airways’ Avios is the Short Haul award flight. Specifically, we love the flights for 4,500 Avios or 7,500 Avios on short distance non-stop routes on American Airlines. Today, American announced various route changes in a press release entitled: American Airlines To Implement Network Changes As A … Read More