Ellie said: “We know that even things like hen and stag do costs have rocketed over the past 10 years, in fact, Hotels.com found that costs have jumped 61 percent in the past decade, with the average celebration costing a huge £242.
“To try and make some savings when booking in bulk like this, make the most of reward schemes.
“On Hotels.com you get a stamp for every night stayed at the property, collect 10 stamps and you get a reward night, which will equate to the average value of the previous 10 stamps. An easy way to make savings.”
Airlines add charges for things like baggage allowance, baggage check-in, excess baggage, in-flight food, booking fees, check-in fees.
They also charge for seat selection, more for a seat with extra legroom.