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NEWS & OFFERS: Portugal reopens on 17 May to all UK tourists, BA live event and pre-departure testing at Heathrow

Portugal to reopen to UK on 17 May for all Brits, not just vaccinated I previously wrote about Portugal’s aspirations to reopen in time for when England potentially reopens for international travel on 17 May. More details were confirmed today when the country’s secretary of state for tourism, Rita Marques,…


BREAKING NEWS: EU announces plans for travel, Qatar announces Diptyque partnership & Iceland open to UK vaccinated visitors

EU announces digital green passports Today the European Commission has proposed creating a Digital Green Certificate to facilitate safe free movement inside the EU during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Digital Green Certificate will be proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result or recovered…




NEWS: Win Upper Class Virgin flights, Etihad scraps First Apartments & Residence with A380 and BA’s online

Win Upper Class Virgin flights Virgin Atlantic is to host the ultimate lockdown quiz for aviation geeks, travellers and quiz fans on Thursday 25th March. Hosted virtually by the airline’s crew, proceeds will be donated to The Trussell Trust. Those who think they know their ‘doors to manual’ from their…






NEWS & OFFERS: Is BA considering reversing Buy on board drinks? Greece & Spain updates, Singapore Airlines trials IATA app to London

Is BA considering reversing Buy on Board drinks? The Telegraph had an article about the extension of status for some BA customers yesterday (which they described as generous, not sure all my readers would agree!). Hidden at the bottom was a snippet which sounds interesting.  “Insiders say Doyle is considering…