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Virgin Atlantic Compares Columbus to Modern Day Explorers

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Columbus Day is coming up on Monday, October 10. As many of you probably know, the day celebrates Christopher Columbus discovering the Americas on October 12, 1492.

The holiday has become controversial and some cities now call it Indigenous People’s Day.

Putting all politics aside, most would still agree that Columbus was in fact a true explorer. Continue reading Virgin Atlantic Compares Columbus to Modern Day Explorers

Write a Cover Letter, Win A Virgin Atlantic Flight

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I love entering and sharing ways to win trips through various travel contests and sweepstakes.

While I’ve never come up big in any of these contests, I have won free hotel nights, points, miles and other prizes.

Here are some prizes I’ve won:

I just came across one of the most interesting contests ever in which you can win a free flight to London on Virgin Atlantic in Premium Economy! Continue reading Write a Cover Letter, Win A Virgin Atlantic Flight

Inaugural Flight Cancelled Due To Water Cannon Salute Gone Wrong

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image: Daily Mail

This has got to go down as one of the most ridiculous reasons for a flight cancellation ever.

A Virgin Atlantic plane known as “Beauty Queen”, an Airbus A330-300 had just made its inaugural flight from Atlanta to Manchester, England. Upon landing it was given what the airline thought was a “water cannon salute” but it wasn’t exactly what it seemed. Continue reading Inaugural Flight Cancelled Due To Water Cannon Salute Gone Wrong

New Exclusive Amenity On Virgin Atlantic

I always loved how onesies looked on Lucas when he was an infant. On adults, I think that they are a bit ridiculous. However, one airline feels a bit differently towards this article of clothing.

Virgin Atlantic will become the first airline to offer an adult onesie to “Upper Class” passengers on select flights.

Virgin Atlantic collaborated with original Norwegian onesie designers OnePiece to offer 1,000 passengers a limited edition onesie. They will be made available on select night-time flights across their long haul network. Continue reading New Exclusive Amenity On Virgin Atlantic