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Paula Kerrigan

Paula Kerrigan

Paula is based in the DealNews Irish office, where she works as our Associate Travel 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.

Paula Kerrigan's Most Recent Features

Best Travel Deals: Free Flights at Expedia, 50% off Amelia Island Hotel in FL

Ready to pack it all in and head to the beach? Have a gander at this week's travel deals to save money across the country and abroad. We've found Virgin America 1-way flights for just $38 and stays at an Amelia Island hotel in Florida that will save you almost 50%. And to top it all off: Expedia is offering 100% back on the price of your flight when you book a vacation package.

Buy This, Not That: The 10 Best Gifts for Mother's Day

Your mom raised you, so the least you can do is put a little thought into her present. We show how to avoid common pitfalls and cliches with your Mother's Day gift.

How to Cheaply Visit Vegas During the Mayweather vs Pacquiao Fight

One of the biggest sporting events in history is taking place this weekend in Las Vegas, and if you're going, prices will be much higher than usual. But just because you're going to Vegas for a fight doesn't mean your wallet has to take a beating!

Best Travel Deals: Save Over $800 on a 5-Star Resort in Maui

Dreaming of getting away from it all? Check out this week's top travel deals to save on nationwide domestic flights, cruises to Alaska, and a 5-night stay at luxury 5-star condo resort in the Maui. So stop dreaming and start packing!

How Early (or Late) Should You Book a Cruise to Get the Best Price?

Getting the delicate balance right on booking a cruise can be tricky. Book too early and you risk paying through the nose. But book too late and you're limited in your cabin selection or may miss the lower-priced cabins altogether! This week we investigate whether there's a tipping point for when booking a cruise.

5 Reasons to Book This 4-Star Hawaii Villa Vacation Deal

Hawaii's most northerly island, Kauai, is a fascinating and often over-looked destination, but this week, we found a vacation deal on the south side of the island in a 4-star villa at the gorgeous Koloa Landing at Poipu Beach. Here's why you need to stay here.

Best Travel Deals: Save Up to $1,800 on a Bahamas Cruise

Bags packed and nowhere to go? Check out this week's top travel deals to save on flights to Washington D.C., vacation packages to Maui, and a 4-night Bahamas cruise in May. With savings of up to $1,798, you and your wallet can sit back and relax.

See the World: The Week's 5 Best Vacation Deals That Span the Globe

There's so much of the world to see, what are you waiting for? Every week we see vacations to exotic destinations and this week we've picked our top five vacations that will transport you to another world. Explore the castles and farmhouses of Ireland, stay in a luxury chateau in France, and experience the unique cultures of India and Japan.

Best Travel Deals: Save $168 Going to the Aloha State

Always wanted to go to Hawaii, but terrified of the expense? Fear not! We've put together our top Hawaii travel deals including Hawaiian Airlines roundtrip flights from $379; 3-night flight and hotel vacation packages with car rental from $1,145; 11-night cruises from Honolulu to Vancouver from $1,798, and more.

Save up to $600 on Tropical Travel Deals in Punta Cana, Key Largo, SoBe

We're ready to kick back and relax this week with tropical travel deals that will save you money. Take an all-inclusive vacation in the Dominican Republic, book a 7-night Mediterranean cruise, or checkout Expedia's sale for a free flight.