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.
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!
During a recent heat wave, we had a dream that we were in a glow-in-the-dark bed using cufflink cigarette lighters to set fire to the tail of a 12-foot inflatable spider. A moment of whimsy led us to Google the dream, and guess what! It was not so far-fetched after all! Subsequently we put together this list of weird and wonderful stuff you can buy that has made us gasp and giggle and shake our heads no less than 10 times.
They say that money can't buy happiness, but money can buy bacon — and bacon is bliss. But how much bacon is too much? We wanted to see what life would be like if we indulged our every porky whim and incorporated bacon into all aspects of our daily life.