EasyJet opening its first airport lounge at London Gatwick Airport, and more news from this week

Oct 23, 2021

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Each Saturday, we round up the top miles, points and travel news that you might have missed on TPG U.K. this week. Here’s what you need to know:

EasyJet opening its first airport lounge at London Gatwick Airport

Low cost carrier EasyJet is getting into the lounge business with its first airport lounge at Gatwick airport.

TPG reader question: Do I still need to book a Day 2 test if I leave the UK before Day 2?

This week’s reader question comes from a traveller who will be in the country less than two days – does this still require a Day 2 test?

Save £100 on a £400 travel booking with Amex Offers

American Express are back with yet another generous offer for cardmembers with The Platinum Card.

Book this, not that: Business-class awards between the US and London

Here’s a rundown on the best business class awards you can book between the U.S. and London and which you might want to avoid.

Behind the scenes at Recaro’s new factory for making (and showing off) airline seats

Recaro recently inaugurated a new 204,500-square-foot production plant located in the city of Schwaebisch Hall, Germany — about an hour’s drive northeast of Stuttgart.

Singapore is now open to fully vaccinated British travellers without quarantine – here’s everything you need to know

Fully vaccinated travellers from the United Kingdom can now enter Singapore without the need to quarantine upon arrival. Here’s what you need to know.

Expectations that were too high: A review of Turkish Airlines business class on the Boeing 777

I enjoyed the flight overall but I boarded the flight with expectations that were slightly too high. If you temper them slightly, you’ll be more likely to enjoy Turkish business class on the 777.

I just got a tattoo on a cruise ship — here’s why you should, too

How many people in the world can say they got their newest tattoo done in international waters?

The best destinations to visit from the UK this November

These are 10 spots you should plan to visit from the UK this November.

Featured Image courtesy of easyJet

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