Bits: Head into space with your Virgin miles, last call for Hilton 80%-100% buy points bonus, IHG 80% buy points bonus

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: How two million Virgin Flying Club miles can get you a trip to space You may have heard in the news last week that Virgin Galactic finally had a successful flight to the edge of space.  On Thursday Virgin Galactic’s vehicle reached […]

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Who is IHG’s Staybridge Suites brand aimed at? We visit Staybridge Suites Manchester Oxford Road

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

This is our review of Staybridge Suites Manchester Oxford Road. Staybridge Suites – writes Rhys – is one of IHG’s lesser known brands, at least compared to InterContinental, Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza.  Staybridge Suites are, in theory, designed as long-stay serviced apartments but, as you […]

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Announcing Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Money as the sponsors of the 2018 HFP Christmas Party – and more raffle prizes added!

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

I’m delighted to announce that Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Money will be sponsoring the 2018 Head for Points Christmas Party, taking place on Tuesday night. (All 250 tickets are now sold out, unfortunately.  Apologies to everyone who couldn’t get one.) Thanks to the generosity of […]

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Bits: No 1 Lounge discounts, Norwegian switches to Miami and San Francisco, Avios South Africa closing

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: Save money on No 1 Lounges If you don’t have airport lounge access via your flight ticket, your elite status, via a Priority Pass card from American Express Platinum or via a Lounge Club card from American Express Gold, your best fall-back option is usually No 1 Lounges. No 1 […]

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BOOK NOW: 108 new IHG PointBreaks hotels for just 5,000 to 15,000 points (some decent!)

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

IHG Rewards Club (the Holiday Inn, HI Express, Crowne Plaza, InterContinental etc group) has just published its new list of heavily discounted PointBreaks redemptions. You can book these hotels for stays until 28th February. These hotels are bookable NOW via ihg.com.  Popular hotels will use up […]

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