NEWS: Virgin looking for cash injection & route cuts, Dubai loses travel corridor, Israel hoping to reopen to tourists

Virgin Atlantic looking for cash injection & route cuts and cancellations Virgin has announced its cuts for lockdown with the airline has temporarily cancelling its Manchester-Barbados route, with passengers moved onto its four-times-weekly Heathrow-Barbados service. I have seen some travellers who have received no assistance getting from Heathrow to Manchester,…



NEWS & OFFERS: Crazy cheap Dubai hotel from £26, 20% off COVID friendly travel insurance & Last chance for Avios on Clubcard

Crazy cheap Dubai hotel from £26 Despite the influx of tourists into Dubai, it is still a good option for post lockdown spring sunshine with testing for your return to the UK easily available and well organised. Currently, it is on the travel corridor list. Hotels are much, much cheaper…


NEWS: Australia requires negative COVID-19 test, Thomas Cook becomes online agency & Singapore extend Elite status

New rules for international arrivals into Australia, in response to UK strain of coronavirus In breaking news, anyone flying into Australia must now return a negative COVID-19 test before departure, with the additional measure of mandatory masks on all flights to be implemented moving forward. The Australian Prime Minister Scott…



OFFERS: Virgin Atlantic 50% bonus on earning miles/points AND tier points

Virgin Atlantic is boosting the number of Virgin Points and Tier Points its Flying Club members can earn. For a limited time only, those making new bookings will get 50% more Virgin Points, allowing members to unlock further reward flights, cabin upgrades, and partner benefits.  Once the Virgin Red app…