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Economy Class & Beyond
American Airlines adds more international services from Philadelphia and Chicago

American Airlines are adding three new international routes from Philadelphia and Chicago O’Hare International. American Airlines Boeing 767-300ER taxing at... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Massive 20% cashback on Expedia hotel bookings in London, Amsterdam and Barcelona

Until 20 August, TopCashback is offering a massive 20% cashback on hotel bookings in London, Amsterdam and Barcelona. Hotel bookings elsewhere will earn 10%... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Swiss concludes Avro RJ operations

Yesterday marked an end of an era for Swiss International Airlines – with the airline withdrawing it’s last Avro RJ from front-line service. Time to say... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Nectar’s staggering PR own goal

We have long professed ourselves to be fans of the Nectar scheme here on InsideFlyer UK. While the 0.5p per point value is fairly rigid and not generally... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Is This the Best Value Hotel Points Redemption in Dublin? – Book a Suite for £36!

Joe recently wrote about the tremendous value you can get with Choice Privileges Points, and he’s absolutely right – I’ve just spotted a deal that... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Affordable Scandinavia Part 1: Iceland and Norway

After working in the travel industry for a while, you get to notice trends and general travel patterns. Much like fashion trends, a country will grow in popularity... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
airberlin files for bankruptcy protection

In  a move that should surprise… well… no-one – airberlin has filed for bankruptcy protection. airberlin Airbus A330 at Chicago O’Hare... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Ryanair calls for a “Two Drink Limit” at Airports

Over the past two years or so, there’s been an up-tick on alcohol fuelled incidents on a plane or at an airport. According the BBC, a  total of 387 people... Read More

Miles from Blighty
UBER making changes in the UK

Uber is making some (mostly driver friendly) changes to the way they work in the UK. The post UBER making changes in the UK appeared first on Miles from Blighty. Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Premier Inn Sub £39 Sale – Central London at £35 a night

Love Premier Inn as we may do, two posts in one day is arguably pushing it. However, they are great and with the prices currently available the latest Premier Inn... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
hub by Premier Inn – New ‘Budget’ Hotel Solution?

As regular readers might know, Tom’s love for Premier Inn hotels knows no bounds – I genuinely believe he would happily exchange his family for a free stay.... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Free Marriott Points – Earn 50 Points for a Tweet

Regular readers will remember Craig’s post on how to earn 1000 completely free Marriott Rewards points for engaging Marriott on social media. You will receive: 250... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – Air Canada Rouge Boeing 767-300ER departing Dublin

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some airplane art. This week, we have an Air Canada Rouge Boeing 767-300ER departing Dublin Airport as it begins its... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
50% Off Rail Travel!

You can bag yourself 50% of rail travel with Virgin East Coast… so long as you are travelling with a child. The promo is for travel until 10th September 2017... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
£1,025 BUSINESS CLASS to India from UK

There are some excellent Business Class fares from the UK to New Delhi available at the moment, starting at ~£1,025 Return. The very cheapest fares are on... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Massive 15% Cashback at IHG Hotels (or 15.75 Avios per £1!)

TopCashback is currently offering an enhanced rebate of up to 15% cashback at IHG hotels, for stays at brands like Intercontinental, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn etc.... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
1500th Boeing 777 Built

It doesn’t seem that long ago that the Boeing 777 was introduced – when it took its first flight in 1994, and flew for United Airlines a year later in 1995... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
“Fully usable” Hilton Gold Fast-Track (re)appears

The Hilton Gold fast-track “employee” offers have a colourful history, that have long-operated in something of a shade of grey. In short, while they are... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
The West Midlands Rail franchise Awarded to….

We have a new operator of trains in the West Midlands and beyond – and the train company called … wait for it…. West Midlands Trains. Creative eh?... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Cracking the Companion Voucher – Upgrading Using Avios

I have been running a series analysing the value of the companion voucher offered by the British Airways Premium Plus credit card offered by American Express (BAPP). To... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Jetblue releases items to remind Americans “TAKE A HOLIDAY”

One of the things I get shouted at in my office (amongst many things I get shouted at) is that I must take my annual leave holiday entitlement each year. For those the... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Review: Plaza Premium Arrivals Lounge, Heathrow LHR Terminal 3

Plaza Premium, a world-wide independent airport lounge operator, have just opened their 5th (yes, 5!) lounge at London’s Heathrow LHR airport. This new one is a... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Emirates boost services to Cairo

Emirates continues its expansion – and boosting services in already served destinations – with the announcement of extra services to Cairo. Emirates Boeing... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Want to Buy 2,117 Avios Cheaply? The Iberia Plus / Groupon Offer is Back!

We’ve seen this offer before… and love it!! You’re going to need some Spanish language skills though – or a web browser that can translate for... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Miles & More Mileage Bargains – August Updates

Regular readers will know that each month the frequent flyer scheme for Lufthansa, Austrian, Swiss etc – Miles & More – offers ‘Mileage... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
British Airways confirms new Nashville service

It’s been leaked for a week or so, but it seems that British Airways next new North American service will be Nashville TN. British Airways Boeing 787-8 at Toronto... Read More

InsideFlyer UK
Review: Cathay Pacific The Pier First Class Lounge

Cathay Pacific is known for their excellent lounges. The airline has invested heavily in upgrades, both in its hub Hong Kong as in key markets such as London, Paris,... Read More

Miles from Blighty
Heathrow Express – off-peak reduced fares

Heathrow Express discount fares The post Heathrow Express – off-peak reduced fares appeared first on Miles from Blighty. Read More

Miles from Blighty
Qatar cancelling bookings from Cairo – and doing nothing to rebook passengers

Qatar Airways – self-confessed ‘Five Star’ airline is having trouble due to the current political problems in the Gulf. Banned from flying to several... Read More

Points to be Made
Flying Blue Promo Awards August 2017 out now. More half priced business class routes than usual.

The August 2017 list of Flying Blue Promo Awards routes is bookable, with slightly more half price business class routes than usual on offer. The post Flying Blue Promo... Read More

Points to be Made
IHG PointBreaks list 31st July – 31st October 2017. Bookable TODAY!

The latest round of IHG PointBreaks is being released, so you should book them ASAP! You can book the rooms for just 5000 points per night, which is a steal if you... Read More