A review of the worst-rated holiday park in the U.K., and more news from this week
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Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you might have missed from the week before, plus a few new stories. If you’re an avid TPG reader, you’ll want to skip ahead to the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you might have missed on TPG this week:
You’ve likely heard of Pontins. You may have even stayed at one. If not, you’re probably wondering what the experience is like. Check out what you can expect with a night’s stay at the worst-rated holiday park in the U.K.
Meanwhile, AvGeeks have likely heard of the niche Orkney island flight, which is the shortest commercial flight in the world. Coming in at just 90 seconds, read what the experience is like.
BA is turning to a leased Evelop Airways A330 to fly passengers between London Gatwick and New York for a limited time.
Use this trick to help save you money on carrier-imposed surcharges on award tickets with Virgin Atlantic.
Qantas’ Project Sunrise test flight was the first-ever commercial flight to fly nonstop from New York to Sydney. Check out the full recap of what it was like.
The easiest way to earn 250 Avios? With this Amex Offer. All you have to do is spend £5 with the card and you’ll get the bonus Avios.
The airline has delayed taking delivery of its first 787-9 Dreamliner because of a new Qsuite design.
British Airways has begun retrofitting its 777s — that includes both Club Suite and World Traveller Plus.
Getting some wanderlust from seeing your friends post on Instagram? Don’t hold back — get to booking your own trip. Use these tricks to get a trip for a bargain.
An important reminder to always check what’s required when entering a new country.
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