Emma

Emma

Emma has worked in the travel booking business for 13 years before turning her hand to travel journalism. A dedicated health spa visitor, she prefers a touch of luxury while travelling the globe. Favourite destination? Thailand, every time!

Updated 22nd August 2017

With US site, Priceline, you can get huge discounts on hotel stays across the globe and our guide will give you the tools to beat their system and secure the lowest bids. Done correctly, this is a great way to get top end hotel stays without...

Updated 22nd August 2017

So you want to stay at a top hotel, but those prices are ridiculous right? There is a way. You can choose an unnamed hotel at a huge discount. A range of sites including Priceline, Hotwire and Lastminute.com allow you to book what they call ‘Secret Hotels’. You won’t know which hotel you’ll be staying at until you pay, but these top tips can help you get an edge on the competition and narrow down your options. 5* hotels at 3* prices anyone? Secret hotels can...

Updated 7th September 2017

With more catches than a Norwegian fishing vessel, car hire firms abroad aren’t shy when it comes to relieving you of...

Updated 26th November 2018

On Tuesday 2nd October we drew the winner of our recent Champneys health spa competition. From the thousands of valid...

Updated 26th November 2018

On Friday 2nd November we drew the winner of our recent Crazy Bear hotel competition. The prize was a £250 voucher to...

3rd December 2018

Our latest Crazy Bear competition closed on the 30th November - a huge thank-you to all who entered! On Sunday Stuart drew the winner in the video above. From all the valid entries received, twenty were chosen at random and placed in a "hat" (yep, this month we were back to our Cabeau travel pillow bag). The prize was a £250 voucher to spend on a stay at one of the Crazy Bear hotels. A big congratulations to Kelly Turner - let us know how you get on! We've got a new...

4th February 2019

Our latest Eurostar Amsterdam competition closed on the 31st December - a huge thank-you to all who entered! From all the valid entries received, we chose one lucky winner at random. I can now reveal that the lucky recipient of a £250 Eurostar...

Updated 22nd March 2019

Our Spring Crazy Bear competition closed for entries on the 21st March. Firstly, a huge thank-you to all who entered. -...

13th September 2019

Not one to pass up the opportunity for a day out, Stuart volunteered to travel down to Port Lympne in Kent to draw the...

31st October 2019

Happy Halloween! This morning we sent Stuart down to the scary basement to draw the winner of our autumn Witchery by...

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