Are Avios Always The Best Option For Short-Haul Flights?

From the desk of the Devil's Advocate... British Airways' mileage program (called Avios) is known as a fantastic way to redeem for cheap short haul flights. Thanks to their 2011 award chart "devaluation" that converted Avios into a distance-based redemption … [Read more...]

Earn up to 125K Avios on Premium Cabin Travel

British Airways announced a promotion this morning that offers up to 125,000 Avios points when you fly in business or first class by January 10, 2015. These must be transatlantic, round-trip flights and the offer is valid for new bookings only. However, travel … [Read more...]

How to Plan Your Itinerary

My guess is 99% of people plan their trip by doing a search from A to B. Not me. I like to know my options before I run my search so I can exclude bad connections or force especially good ones. Relying on a dumb computer to tell you how to get to your … [Read more...]

Which Companion Fares Save You Money?

Many airline-branded credit cards come with discounted companion fares. These can be one-off coupons you earn each year or ongoing benefits anytime you book a ticket. However, individual circumstances are extremely important if you expect to save money. Most … [Read more...]