Paula is based in the DealNews Irish office, where she works as a content writer and Assistant Editor. Before coming to DealNews, Paula worked as an English teacher in Japan and Italy. She has edited and written for several local e-zines aimed at westerners living abroad. Now she uses her travel experience across the six continents (Antarctica is still at large) to inform her travel features at dealnews. Her other interests include reading, music, and eating out.
Love is in the air! Everywhere we look heart-shaped explosions of pink and red remind us that it's high time for Valentine's Day. If you feel the need to beat last year's last-minute effort of bad rosé and droopy roses, then a surprise treat to a romantic destination could be the answer. We've picked out some of our favorite romantic destinations to help you treat your someone special to a once-in-a-lifetime vacation.
New York is one of the few cities in the world that is just as much fun on a shoe-string budget as it is to splurge in. No matter whether you want to relax in the Park and admire the skyline, take in a Broadway show, museum hop, or shop 'til you drop, there are so many ways to experience the Big Apple that it can seem schizophrenic sometimes! Whatever your price range, we've found deals on airfare and hotels, as well as restaurants and activities that'll give you a taste of NYC without busting your budget.
Upside down Christmas trees were first introduced as a marketing gimmick, but apparently the trend has caught on since the inverted tree saves space and keeps delicate decorations out of the way of children and pets. So how does one display an upside down Christmas tree? And would you buy one?
There are many people in this country who love fried turkey at Thanksgiving, like our dear friend William Shatner. But some culinary wannabes don't know how hazardous frying a turkey can be. So, to put it into perspective, we've put together this list of things that are actually less dangerous than frying a turkey.
In just over a century, Las Vegas, Nevada, has grown from a few motels in the desert to become the "Entertainment Capital of the World." With 17 of the 20 biggest hotels in the U.S. situated in its city limits, Vegas is an ever-evolving fantasy land where just about anything goes. Get ready to experience all that Las Vegas has to offer, from airfare and hotel bargains to discount food and drink, to endless and inexpensive nightlife events.
Dreaming of the bright lights of New York City, the excitement of Toronto or Tokyo, or the green pastures of Ireland? Or perhaps you've got your sights set on the SoCal scene, the vibrant city of Chicago, the poker tables in Las Vegas, or the heat and culture of Abu Dhabi or Tahiti? We've found amazing airfare deals to these destinations around the world, and beyond.
In an effort to ignore the onset of fall, we've been daydreaming of one of our favorite tropical destinations: Hawaii, where the temperature today is a perfect 73 degrees. Soon winter will be in full swing, the holiday season will be on us, and our bikinis will be permanently relegated to the back of our wardrobe. Before that happens, there's time for one final hurrah in the sun, and Hawaii is just the ticket.
Dreaming of the bright lights of New York City, the excitement of Toronto, or the architecture of Barcelona? Or maybe you've got your sights set on the sandy shores of Honolulu, the tropical climes of Puerto Rico, or the fruity cocktails served up in Nassau. Whatever your fancy, we've found amazing airfare to destinations around the world. So fasten your seatbelts and put your tray tables away, we're about to take off!