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OFFERS: 2021 USA W Coast from £994 – 1120 TPs from £1150, Get Marriott points in Barbados limited time & get £5 free

Summer 2021 West Coast US from £994 I previously wrote about the Sofia to US travel deal with prices under £1000 to the West Coast. The offer is back for flights to Los Angeles only starting at £994 with availability from April onwards.  Sofia is also in the higher band…



NEWS & OFFERS: Bali reopening?, 30% off Anantara luxury hotels & 1200 Avios free – triple dip offer with Amex

Bali reopening in July for tourism – but only domestic Bali has started to look towards reopening, although initially only for locals. Bali seems to have contained COVID-19 due to a well-defined leadership structure that self-policed things like wearing masks and banned gatherings. Local businesses can start reopening from 1…


NEWS: British Airways improves travel vouchers & rebooking + complete guide to BA flight & holiday refunds and vouchers

BA improves travel vouchers and rebooking Today BA has improved the terms of their vouchers and rebooking policies. If your flight is not cancelled and you can’t or don’t want to travel you can request a Future Travel Voucher. From today they have extended the travel period to existing bookings…


NEWS: Should you cancel or “furlough” your Amex Platinum, Gold or British Airways cards?

With it looking like many months before we start to travel again, you may be wondering whether it is worth keeping your current portfolio of miles earning credit cards. I am personally considering cancelling my Platinum American Express card. Before you do so, here are some things worth considering. American…





British Airways First B777 to Shanghai review – how did it compare to Paul’s controversial report?

A couple of months ago TLFL’s Deputy Editor Paul published a rather controversial review of his first class flight with British Airways to Shanghai. Roving Reporter (RR) and I recently flew exactly the same route and aircraft type in First. So was Paul just being a princess or was he…