Category: British Airways Executive Club

Marriott Rewards Travel Packages for SPG Platinums – Think Before You Leap

Many Starwood Preferred Guest members – especially those with elite status – have a lot to learn about Marriott Rewards. At first glance, a Hotel + Air Travel Package looks appealing. I wrote about it because it appears as if

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Marriott Rewards Travel Packages – an Introduction

Breathe a deep sigh of relief people… Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest have started to work together, and the news isn’t bad. In fact, SPG members with lots of Starpoints are suddenly faced with a number of interesting options.

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MBNA Diamond Club Credit Cards to End – 30 September, 2016

British Airways bought British Midland (BMI) in 2012 and unfortunately brought an end to the era of a British airline as a member of the Star Alliance. I’m sure many readers have fond memories of the wonderful opportunities for cheap Diamond Club

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Original Routing Credit

Hopefully anybody reading Flying Piggie is aware of the value of earning miles from one or more frequent flyer programmes; this might even involve choosing one airline instead of a slightly less expensive one, simply because of the value of the

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Iberia Plus – Buy 2,000 Avios for 19 Euros (Groupon Deal Returns Yet Again)

If your Spanish is any good – or your web browser can translate for you – you might be able to purchase some Avios at a decent price. The offer comes from the Spanish version of Groupon and the Avios

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Starwood Buy Points Promo – Should You Buy and Convert to Avios?

Starwood Preferred Guest used to be very responsible when managing the sale of Starpoints – twice a year, they would go on sale at a 25% discount. Now, with the merger with Marriott pending, this has gone out the window as

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British Airways Executive Club – Gold Guest List

For the most frequent of flyers, British Airways Executive Club offers something called the Gold Guest List. Gold Guest List is not really a truly separate level above Gold, but is a way of rewarding a few thousand or so

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