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This week’s top travel news stories:
British Airways doubles flights to San Diego and boosts Kingston, Las Vegas, Orlando and Vancouver – extra Avios seats bookable
Other British Airways and Avios news:
Credit card news:
Hilton opens its first Spark hotel – but what is Spark?
Our series of United Airlines reviews concludes with a full review of United’s Polaris long haul business class product. Image above.
Rob reviews the newly refurbished Carlton Cannes – a Regent Hotel and part of IHG. It was one of the most anticipated hotel (re)openings of 2023, but what’s it like?
Other interesting articles:
Travelzoo football deals are back – very cheap hospitality packages available
REMINDER: Get 30,000 Virgin Points with the Virgin Atlantic Reward+ credit card!
Virgin Atlantic is currently running a special offer for its Virgin Money-issued Reward+ credit card.
For a limited period you will get 30,000 Virgin Points (usually 15,000 points) if you take out the Virgin Atlantic Reward+ credit card. You will get 15,000 points after your first purchase and a further 15,000 points if you spend £3,000 within 90 days.
There is no special deal on the free Virgin Atlantic Reward credit card. This card has no sign-up bonus.
That’s all, folks
See you next Saturday.
Rob, Rhys and Sinead @ Head for Points