There are many people, even today, that opt to try and book their own vacations either online or by regular mail and although they can of course do it, are they doing the right thing? The answer to that is probably no; they are not. The reason why booking your own vacation may not be a very good idea is because, as you probably book vacations only once a year, you could easily make a mistake, one that may greatly and adversely affect you vacation. As travel companies are experienced in these types of booking, they can usually ensure that there are no such problems and even if there is, they are available to help straighten things out, allowing you to carry on enjoying your vacation the best you can. Although travel agents do of course make money from you r bookings, often the cost is more than made up for by the extra discounts they can get you, perhaps on an airline cost or in the hotel booking. Why a travel agent can get extra discounts to what you could, is because they are usually members of a larger group who cannot demand but can still negotiate greater discounts for their clients, which they in turn pass on to you. The time you would spend working out where exactly the best place to stay would be and working out which airline is cheaper, taking into consideration all the extra fees for baggage or meals or whatever else the airlines can dream up today, is worth any extra that a travel agent may cost you but, if you want to save more, look for a promo code. According to the website by Promocodes.ie which displays most of the different promo codes available for use in Ireland, Falcon Travel, one of Ireland’s best travel companies is currently offering promo codes and so by using those and booking your vacation through Falcon Travel, you may make some savings. As with many other countries today, Ireland has a great variety of promos codes available to use but the problem is, all too often, people do not know where to look to find them so they can make savings by using them. The above website though addresses that problem, for people in Ireland at least as they display promo codes from Falcon Travel, Walmarts, Dominos Pizza and a wide variety of other places in Ireland. A promotion code or a promotion coupon can provide great discounts on a wide diversity of products or may be a promo code for a particular store in general but, whether for a specific product or a chain of stores, once you know the code or are in possession of a coupon, you can make some savings. If on the above site they do not tell you how to use a particular promo code, go to the store’s website and it should have the details there. They are not hard to use but the biggest problem, up until now, has been finding them.