How to Upgrade British Airways Flights With Avios (Avios Redemption University, Lesson 3)

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

This article explains how to use Avios points to upgrade British Airways flights. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from it.  Click here to see the other “Avios Redemption University” articles although articles […]

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Bits: Priority Pass and BA Flight Pass not playing fair over coronavirus, a touching Emirates ad

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: Prority Pass and BA Flight Pass joining the coronavirus ‘no refunds’ list We have given a lot of coverage on Head for Points recently to airlines and hotel companies who are doing their best to avoid paying refunds. We aren’t seeing much […]

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How does Reward Flight Saver work? (Avios Redemption University, Lesson 2)

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

This article explains everything you need to know about booking short-haul Reward Flight Saver redemptions on British Airways with Avios. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for beginners, although I hope everyone will learn something from it.  Click here to see the […]

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Bits: InterContinental Hong Kong closes, earn Avios in the Hackett sale, Amazon Music 3-month FREE trial

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: InterContinental Hong Kong closes, to re-open as a Regent in 2022 InterContinental Hong Kong, one of the flagship hotels in the chain, has decided to finally push the button on its top-to-bottom refurbishment.  The work has been promised, but delayed, for a […]

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Bits: BA’s ‘Buy On Board’ wins an award, Sir Stelios begins his easyJet war, Mallorca deal with a 50% bonus on Hyatt points

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: British Airways ‘Buy On Board’ wins an award! British Airways Euro Traveller ‘Buy On Board’ was a winner at the recent ‘Onboard Hospitality Awards’, held in Hamburg. It picked up the prize for ‘Best Onboard Snack’ in the ‘Premium Econony / Economy […]

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Bits: My Favourite Hotel update, save 50% on a ‘My 1st Years’ BA backpack, Amex insurance coronavirus guide

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: ‘My Favourite Hotel’ update Thank you to everyone who responded to our request yesterday to write a Head for Points article on ‘My Favourite Hotel’. We had a fantastic response with over 150 readers volunteering.  Anika is going to work through the […]

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Coronavirus cancellation and refund policy summary: BA, Virgin Atlantic, easyJet, Hilton, Marriott and IHG

Written by Rhys @ Head for Points

Due to rapidly changing policies over coronavirus cancellations and travel waivers, we have decided to compile all the information we have in one up-to-date reference post. Hopefully this gives you an overview of your cancellation and refund rights with the major travel companies we cover […]

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