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Americans have always been curious about British culture, but beneath the common perceptions, how well do we truly know Brits today? We decided to take the top 50 searched questions by Americans and asked real Brits to answer them. Their answers will make you want to visit Britain, especially with our incredible fares and vacation offers.

Our flight and vacation deals to Britain

Vacations include:  23kg checked baggage pp    Payment plans, low deposits

Prices include all taxes, fees and carrier charges between May and June 2024. Vacation prices are per person, round-trip based on two adult travelling, double occupancy and include taxes, fees and charges. Prices available for other travel dates and other departure cities. Other terms apply.

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LondonMay$548Book now
GlasgowMay$588Book now
EdinburghMay$593Book now
ManchesterMay$604Book now

Flights + 5 nights hotel

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LondonMay$951 ppBook now
GlasgowMay$1174 ppBook now
EdinburghMay$1380 ppBook now
ManchesterMay$1589 ppBook now

What is a British accent?

As you travel around Britain, you could hear over 40 different accents, as well as a broad range of vocabulary, all on one tiny island. It’s this that makes Britain a truly diverse nation and unique place to visit, made up of so many different cultures from around the world.

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Is British food beige?

Although common perceptions might lead you to believe this nation’s food is bland, nothing could be further from the truth. Modern British dining brings together a delicious fusion of cultures and cuisines that reflect our immense creativity and diversity, with over 160 Michelin star restaurants to arouse your tastebuds.

London destination guide

Discover the UK by car

Prices include flight taxes, fees, and carrier charges, per person, based on 2 adults traveling round-trip from New York with 7 days 'Group A' car rental, in May 2024. Other cities and dates available at varying prices. Terms apply.

Travel to Britain in style

Experience World Traveller Plus

The Word Traveller Plus premium economy upgrade begins before you even set foot on the aircraft, with priority boarding. Once settled, you’ll enjoy wider seats with more leg room, two delicious meals and a complimentary bar service, all set in a separate, smaller cabin. Sit back and relax with your personal entertainment system and stylish amenity kit, while the extra baggage allowance will help make packing easier.

Prices include all taxes, fees and carrier charges for travel between May 2024. Vacation prices are per person, round-trip based on two adult travelling, double occupancy and include taxes, fees and charges. Prices available for other travel dates and other departure cities. Other terms apply.

Benefits of Business Class

Enjoy the luxury of flying business class in our spacious Club World seats, designed for relaxing, working or sleeping tucked up in The White Company bedding. Plus, selected flights now offer Club Suite, featuring a larger fully flat bed with digital seat settings so you find the most comfortable position.

As part of Club World, you'll be offered a range of delicious food and drink on board and have access to private lounges at the airport. You can also take advantage of the generous and flexible baggage allowance, including a full-size cabin bag, plus a laptop bag or handbag, as well as two bags in the hold.

Prices include all taxes, fees and carrier charges for travel between May 2024. Prices available for other travel dates and other departure cities. Other terms apply.

Vacation in style

Enjoy the finer things when you book a business class package. On the best vacations, it's the little touches as much as the grand gestures that make things special, like personalised service throughout your journey.

Our top London hotel picks

Vacation price shown include flight taxes, fees and carrier charges, based on 2 people travelling round-trip from New York in business class with 5 nights hotel, or 7 days car rental, double occupancy in May 2024. Other departure cities and dates available at different prices. Terms apply.

Why fly BA?

Executive Club offers

Earn up to 100,000 Avios with the British Airways Visa Signature® Card

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Boost your Avios balance by earning 75,000 Avios when you spend $5,000 within 3 months of account opening, and 25,000 additional Avios when you spend $20,000 within the first 12 months of account opening.

Earn Double Tier Points on Vacations

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We've extended our offer, so if you're an Executive Club Member you can now earn double Tier Points on flights taken as part of a vacation package with British Airways when you travel before June 30, 2025.

Simply book a vacation package with at least 5 nights hotel or car for travel before June 30, 2025 and add your membership before you travel. This offer includes any vacation packages you’ve already booked with us.

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