Category: Virgin Atlantic Flying Club

Welcome to Awardex – An Easy Way to Search for Flights Using Miles

If you think back to when you started collecting miles (or Avios) you probably started with British Airways Executive Club or the old AirMiles. You earned some miles from business travel and then you spent them on an award flight,

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Earn 3,000 Virgin Atlantic Miles with Your First PointsHound Hotel Booking

It is easy to lose track of the number of hotel booking services / online travel agencies that offer airline miles (instead of cashback) as an incentive for booking hotel stays. Clearly the opportunity to earn air miles is a powerful

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Virgin Atlantic Flying Club – A Little Trick to Reduce Surcharges

Changes are coming to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club. I wrote about them when the news was announced a few weeks ago. Since many people like to spend their Flying Club miles on Upper Class rewards, the clock is ticking for making

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Virgin Atlantic Flying Club – A Fresh Look at the Impact of the Upcoming Changes

Every “enhancement” to an airline or hotel loyalty programme is usually met with outrage, at least in the small subset of people such as myself who really care passionately about this hobby. But after awhile, most people get used to the

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Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Devalues and Makes Other Substantial Changes

Virgin Atlantic Flying Club have announced substantial changes to their frequent flyer programme. You can read about them at this webpage, and alternatively by following this link. A quick review suggests that Virgin Atlantic are copying many of the changes

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Earn 4000+ miles with Rocketmiles for a Hotel Booking

Rocketmiles is an online hotel booking service. Instead of cashback or other similar incentive, Rocketmiles offers miles from a number of airline programmes. The minimum earned is usually 1.000 miles per night. Until 21 October, 2016, Rocketmiles are offering new

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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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