The week on Traveling For Miles (the news you may have missed)

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Links to the articles that appeared on Traveling For Miles this week. Includes news that British Airways will devalue its loyalty program, details of new promotions from Hyatt & Virgin Atlantic, a couple of interesting Amex offers, good news for holders of the Platinum Card® from American Express, the tale of how my iPad went missing at Heathrow security, a warning for holders of InterContinental Ambassador status and a lot more.

Deals, sales, offers & promotions

Flying Blue November Promo Awards are live (travel through 30 April 2023)

Qatar Airways is offering a 30% bonus on Avios Citi transfers

I’m finding it very hard to get excited about Virgin Atlantic’s latest “amazing” promotion

Get up to 20% off with Hyatt on stays through April 2023

Sale: Buy United MileagePlus miles with a 100% bonus

There’s a new Marriott Bonvoy points sale but you should almost certainly avoid it

Hawaiian Airlines deals: Fares from/to the mainland from $91 one-way

Earn up to 10,000 bonus Hilton points with this Amex spending offer [Targeted]

Save $175 on Cathay Pacific fares with this Amex offer [Targeted]

Save up to $50 on Marriott Bonvoy stays with this Chase offer [Targeted]

British Airways has announced a less-than-stellar “Double Avios” promotion

Travel news, reviews, rumors & speculation

Hyatt Place London City East – An in-depth review

The inevitable British Airways Executive Club devaluation is on its way

The InterContinental Ambassador program is reverting to pre-Covid rules

Credit card news, offers, reviews & discussions

Earn $900 cash back and get 5% back in key spending categories without paying an annual fee

Comparing Citi American Airlines consumer credit cards (all earn credits towards elite status)

New 75,000 point welcome bonuses available on all three consumer Southwest credit cards

The Citi® Double Cash Card Review (2022) – The All-Round Cash Back Card

The Platinum Card® from American Express just got improved (slightly)


How my iPad “went missing” at Heathrow security