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Book and upgrade with Avios

Book and upgrade with Avios 2048 1536 Chris West

We often talk about flight upgrades on this blog. But what do we mean by that? In summary, there are three types of upgrades: Cash upgrades (either at the airport…

Earn more points on your trips

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I have often needed to travel from London to LA or Las Vegas for work purposes over the years. Since these were work trips, paid for by my employer, I’ve…

Flying British Airways for £1 using Avios

Flying British Airways for £1 using Avios 2048 1536 Chris West

I have a British Airways American Express credit card. For many years I’ve had the basic Blue card. This card has no fees but does have a number of benefits.…

Booking flights with Avios

Booking flights with Avios 2048 1536 Chris West

So you’ve got loads of British Airways Avios to use up and want to book a reward flight. You know we’re all about getting a good deal here at Buymyupgrade,…

British Airways Club Europe Trip Report Part 2

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This is part two of my British Airways Club Europe Trip Report to Munich. You can check out part one here. Check in at Munich I arrived at Munich airport…

British Airways Club Europe Trip Report Part 1

British Airways Club Europe Trip Report Part 1 2048 1536 Chris West

I had a business trip to Munich in November, so I decided to fly in Club Europe. That’s the British Airways short haul business class product. I wanted to see…

Don’t use points to discount cash flights

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In this article, we’re going to show you the reason why using points to discount cash flights is a bad idea. Spoiler alert – it’s a con! Save with Avios…

San Diego to London in Premium Economy

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In this post, I’m covering part two of my recent US trip to Chicago (part one) and San Diego. We flew British Airways Premium Economy from London Heathrow on an…

London to Chicago in Premium Economy

London to Chicago in Premium Economy 2048 1536 Chris West

When flying all over the world for work I usually found myself in the Premium Economy cabin on a British Airways plane. In this article, I am going to talk…

Lost bags & luggage delays

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In my previous article, I covered round-the-world tickets. And in my case, they were too expensive for the travel plans I’ve talked about in this run of articles. The way…

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