British Airways First Class, IAH-LHR, BA196

Let me begin by saying, I loved my experience in BA First. Loved it! I bash BA for their ridiculous cost to use Avios points on BA flights. I paid $2200 for two¬† roundtrips in BA First from Houston to Italy this time, whereas when I started a few years ago these same two tickets … Continue reading British Airways First Class, IAH-LHR, BA196

Is British Airways Avios the new “SkyPeso”? BA is killing their loyalty program!

I've been searching tirelessly for a trip next Summer to Italy. BA is wanting $2400 USD for a Companion Pass Award ticket for two...in business...AND 118,000 miles...?!? Really British Airways, really?? This was for: 6/19 Houston - London - Milan (arrive 17th, but really wanted Venice) 6/29 Rome to London 7/3 London to Houston (because … Continue reading Is British Airways Avios the new “SkyPeso”? BA is killing their loyalty program!

How to book BA Award seats

I've been searching for several weeks for a trip to Europe, looking to book using the BA Companion Certificate. For the last few weeks I have searched direct to a destination and not choosing to stopover in London. BUT, apparently through a few texts & phone calls with a friend looking to book the same, … Continue reading How to book BA Award seats