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How To Transfer Avios From Aer Lingus To British Airways (A Step By Step Guide)

If you're primarily a British Airways flyer, earning Aer Lingus Avios can leave you with Avios balances in two different accounts (which is often sub-optimal) so this... Read More

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Save 15% On TUMI Purchases With This Chase Offer [Targeted & Capped]

I don’t often write about Chase offers because, on the whole, they’re not as lucrative as the offers we see targeted to Amex Cards and because, a lot of the time,... Read More

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Amex Delta SkyMiles Consumer Cards Get New Welcome Offers (Points, Credits & MQM)

American Express has launched new welcome offers on three of its four Delta SkyMiles co-branded consumer credit cards with the highest offer coming in at 90,000... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
British Airways to add domestic capacity out of Belfast City Airport

British Airways is stepping in to fill some of the capacity gaps left behind by the collapse of Stobart Air, with the announcement of four routes out of Belfast City... Read More

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Finnair’s Business Light Fares May Not Be So Bad (For Some)

For the past few days, things have been looking pretty gloomy on the Finnair Business Class fares front, but a little bit of digging has revealed that the news may not... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
easyJey adds additional UK Domestic rotues and capacity

With easyJet adjusting its resources due to the UK Governments travel policies, the airline is to add 12 new routes on sale to cater to domestic demand, as people seek... Read More

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The US & UK Are Damaging Their Vaccination Projects With Their Stance On Travel For The Vaccinated

I've been a strong supporter of most of the stronger measures that both the US and UK governments have used during the coronavirus pandemic, but we've now reached a... Read More

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Flash Sale: Buy Alaska Airlines Miles With A 50% Bonus

Alaska Airlines is back with a new mileage sale and just as we saw back in March, this will be another short sale from the airline (this may be a new trend). This latest... Read More

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Flash Sale: Buy United Mileage Plus Miles At 1.88 Cents Each

United has launched a new flash sale in which it's offering MileagePlus members the opportunity to buy miles with a 100% bonus thrown in. The sale only runs through 19... Read More

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Amex Is Targeting Select Platinum Cardholders For Another Easy 20,000 Bonus Points

For most of this year, American Express has been offering select holders of its consumer Platinum Card up to 20,000 points when they sign up for its 'Pay Over Time'... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Wizz Air to open its 6th Italian base

Wizz Air’s growth continues unabated, with the airline opening its 6th Italian base in Naples. Wizz Air Airbus A321 at Birmingham Airport – Image, Economy Class and... Read More

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Is This A New Level Of Idiocy From The UK Government?

At various times, in the past 18 months, the UK has seen shortages of one thing or another but one thing that has never been in short supply is stupidity at the very... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Eithad Guest and Air Arabia awards annouce a tie up

It seems that Etihad and Air Arabia are linking their awards programmes to drive customer benfits. Etihad Guest, the loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, has... Read More

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Hyatt Promo: Get Up To 25% Off Or Get Free Nights On Stays

Some links to products and travel providers on this website will earn Traveling For Miles a commission that helps contribute to the running of the site. Traveling For... Read More

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HUGE DEAL: Save 50% On Southwest Fares This Fall (Cash & Award Bookings)

Southwest is currently running a number of promotions to celebrate its 50th Birthday but the one that's way out ahead of all the rest is the promotion launched today... Read More

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This Is What The Next World Of Hyatt Promotion Will Look Like

In the current World of Hyatt promotion, members have been able to earn up to 2,500 bonus points for every 2 qualifying nights consumed during the promotion period and... Read More

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GOOD NEWS: Hyatt Will Delay The Introduction Of Peak Season Pricing (Again)

When the pandemic first started to take hold last year, Hyatt announced that the planned introduction of peak/off-peak award pricing that had been set to take place on... Read More

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Remember: You Can Earn Avios When You Fly With United Airlines

United Airlines is a prominent member of the Star Alliance so it will come as no shock to most readers that flights booked with United can be credited to loyalty... Read More

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Turkish Airlines Increases Services To Five US Cities

Turkish Airlines operates to 10 US cities out of its base in Istanbul (the Turkish Airlines website may claim that the airline flies to "208 different locations in... Read More

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Chase Freedom/Freedom Flex 3Q 2021 Bonus Categories Revealed

With just over two weeks left in the second quarter of 2021, Chase has revealed the 3Q 2021 category spending bonuses for the Chase Freedom Flex credit card (review) and... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Finnair introduces “Business Light” fares

With companies trying to attract travellers back into the air, Finnair is adding a new fare class – Business Light. What are the differences? Let us dig in  Finnair... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Airplane Art – Delta Airbus A330-200 landing at London Heathrow Airport

It’s Sunday again, so it must be time for some more airplane art. This week, we have a Delta Airbus A330-200 landing at London Heathrow Airport after completing the... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Last Week at Economy Class and Beyond (13th June)

It’s Sunday again, and another week has passed. It’s time for Last Week at Economy Class and Beyond. Happy playing in the water – Centenary Square, Central... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Air France plots major US routes changes

With France reopening its borders, Air France is expanding its capacity between the United States of America and France. Air France Airbus A330-300 at Chicago O’Hare... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Alaska Airlines Announces New Winter Routes From The West Coast

In the past three months, Alaska Airlines has announced new routes out the Pacific Northwest, new routes to California's wine country, and new routes between California... Read More

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When Did US Carriers Make Inflight Wi-Fi So Expensive?

This is a genuine question. I've taken very few domestic flights on which I've needed to use Wi-Fi in the past few years and I was mostly crossing the Atlantic with... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Travel Demand surprisingly exists: Lufthansa to operate a Boeing 747-8i to Palma

It seems that Germans want to get away to the holiday sun, with Lufthansa responding by adding major capacity on a route – converting it from a narrow body Airbus to... Read More

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Quick Look: United Airlines 737-900 First Class (SFO-LAX)

Recently, I needed to get from San Francisco back home to Los Angeles, and rather than flying with one of the carriers I would normally choose (American Airlines or... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
Heathrow Free Travel Zone ends

One of the best features about travelling around the Heathrow area has finally vanished, with the Heathrow free travel zone being scrapped. Farwell, Free Travel Zone... Read More

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Last Month To Use Up The Amex Platinum Card’s Special Offers

At the very beginning of the year, Amex gave existing holders of its consumer Platinum Card a nice surprise when it published a series of good offers valid for the first... Read More

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No. Americans Visiting The UK Don’t “Have To Quarantine For 10 Days”

As we finally get to a point where governments on both sides of the Atlantic start to openly acknowledge that we have to find a way to open up travel across The Pond, I... Read More

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