British Airways launches sale across all cabins for travel until December 12, 2018
Source: Action Group for British Airways , Author: Posted by BI-ME staff
Posted: Sat January 13, 2018 12:49 pm

KUWAIT.  Post the festive season, there’s nothing quite like planning your next holiday to chase away the holiday blues! British Airways has just announced the perfect way for residents across the Middle East to brighten up their January with the launch of their massive global special fares campaign.

In addition, the UK carrier has revealed some of its top travel predictions for travellers from the Middle East, selecting a mix of must-see places from its network of over 200 destinations.

Robert Williams, Head of Sales - Asia Pacific and the Middle East, said: “The Middle East is home to savvy holiday makers who want to explore new destinations, challenge themselves with exciting experiences and visit loved ones. We want our customers to be able to experience their greatest holiday adventure yet without having to worry about splurging on that extra holiday for the year. Our current special fares campaign helps residents to visit traditionally popular cities, experience exotic places through our new routes and book in their annual visit home.”
Special fares across all routes and cabins

British Airways’ special fares offer runs across all its cabins through to January 24 with travel valid until December 12, 2018. The UK’s national carrier is offering return flights to London starting from as little as KWT 132 in its World Traveller cabins and from KWT 543 in its Club World cabins.
Highly-anticipated sporting events, new routes and TV programmes all influence the top travel predictions! Here is a shortlist of destinations that made it to the top of British Airways’ 2018 holiday suggestions:

NEW YORK
Wake up in the city that never sleeps by treating yourself to a long weekend in New York in 2018. With an iconic skyline, energetic nightlife, bounty of museums and endless shops, a trip to the Big Apple is guaranteed to leave you dazzled, and you’ll find it easy to see why it’s been voted The Best City in the World.
Flights: Return flights in World Traveller from to New York via London Heathrow start from KWT 223 and Club World from KWT 991.

TORONTO
The ever-evolving and constantly innovative Toronto also features as a hotspot to watch. Canada celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2017 and, with Toronto leading the celebrations, more people are thinking of the city as one of Canada’s best destinations. Time your visit during the star-studded Toronto Film Festival, which draws global crowds and is one of the largest publicly attended film festivals in the world attracting over 480,000 people annually. With direct flights from London to Toronto year-round, find your way to a vibrant city which is perfect during sunny summer days or snowy winter evenings.

Flights: Return flights in World Traveller to Toronto via London Heathrow start from KWT 271 and Club World from KWT 959.

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE
A brand-new route to Music City will be music to travellers’ ears, as from May 2018 British Airways will be travelling directly from Europe to the home of country music and good living. Discover Nashville through its streets, stories, and the stars on its pavements. Must see’s include the famous Bluebird Café and The Country Music Hall of Fame, whilst must do’s for food lovers include a huge traditional Southern meal of delicious crispy fried chicken and shrimp.
Flights: Return flights in World Traveller to Nashville via London Heathrow start from KWT 291 and Club World from KWT 1157.

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
It has never been easier to get to New Orleans; the birthplace of jazz, rock ‘n’ roll and R&B. Famous for its Mardi Gras, make the most of the city by visiting during the historical celebrations to catch the popular parades and electric atmosphere. Plan a visit to the architecturally fascinating French Quarter, followed by an evening out on the monumental Bourbon Street.
Flights: Return flights in World Traveller from to New Orleans via London Heathrow start from KWT 274 and Club World from KWT 1137.

Investment
British Airways is investing £4.5 billion for our customers over the next five years with a focus on excellence in the premium cabins and more choice and quality for all. The airline is investing 600 million pounds in Club World, including outstanding catering and luxurious White Company bedding - plus, from 2019, a new seat with direct aisle access. At Heathrow, a First Wing check-in area with direct security and lounge access has launched, and lounges around the airline’s network are being revamped and improved.

Long-haul World Traveller customers will also receive an exciting and expanded new menu, which provides more quantity and quality to both meals and great snacking options throughout the flight. Customers can also look forward to the latest generation Wi-Fi across British Airways’ long-haul and short-haul fleets over the next two years, as well as access to power in every seat.

For more information on British Airways’ new routes, or to book your next holiday during the current season sale, visit www.ba.com.

 Photo Captions:
1. (above)  New Yok central Park
2. (inset)    For illustrative purposes only (File photo)

About British Airways:
This year, British Airways completed 85 years of successful operations to the Middle East. Today the carrier operates multiple daily flights from the region to London Heathrow offering customers excellent onward connections to over 200 destinations.

• Four hundred million pounds will be spent on Club World with an emphasis on improved catering and sleep, and a new seat in the future. At Heathrow a First Wing check-in area with direct security and lounge access has launched, and lounges around the airline’s network are to be revamped and improved. The Club Europe cabin has also been introduced on UK domestic services and all customers can look forward to the latest generation Wi-Fi across British Airways’ long-haul and short-haul fleets over the next two years.
• British Airways flies to more than 200 destinations around the world.
• BA Holidays offer an extensive range of carefully-selected hotels, car hire and travel experiences that are available to book with flights in a wide range of worldwide destinations from ba.com/holidays.
• The airline is one of the world's largest international airlines, carrying approximately 40 million passengers around the world every year.
• The airline offers a choice of four cabins on the majority of its long-haul services.
• The airline is investing in new aircraft, new cabins, new technology and new routes.
• British Airways operates the majority of its flights from Terminal 5, its home at London Heathrow. This terminal is capable of handling 30 million customers a year and is the size of 50 football pitches.
• British Airways’ home Terminal 5 has been recognised as the world’s best terminal for the fourth consecutive year in the Skytrax awards.
• British Airways has won the Consumer Superbrand for the fourth time in a row, and the Business Superbrand for the third year in a row. This is the first time any company has ever won the double consecutively.
• British Airways’ parent company is International Airlines Group, which also owns Aer Lingus, Iberia and Vueling, and has just launched a low cost carrier from Spain called LEVEL.

 

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