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Welcome to our new site

We are in the process of relaunching our High Life website with a new design and more great content. Please bear with us while you look at the site, not everything works as it should and not all articles are available. We’d love to hear your thoughts though, so please contact us if you have any feedback or questions at


Looking for destination inspiration? Travel tips from celebrity jet-setters? The on-trend neighbourhoods, local favourite restaurants and cutting-edge adventures?

It’s all here at British Airways High Life online.

This is your one-stop shop for travel advice, packed with insider information. Most importantly, quality is key. The award-winning British Airways High Life magazine set the standard for in-flight magazines when it launched in 1973, and this is our digital hub of expert views and travel tips.

A quick flick through the website provides a virtual who’s who of the world’s brightest and best writers, photographers and celebrities. Read about John Simpson’s global adventures, Hugh Laurie’s hometown favourites and Benedict Cumberbatch’s top destinations. Find out what astronaut Chris Hadfield or producer get up to on their travels. Or simply gather inspiration for your next trip, be it beach, jungle, family, adventure, self-improvement or something entirely new.