Sweet online booking deals leave bitter taste

ST check finds opaque pricing on most of more than 20 hotel and airline booking sites

A Club Med sale has left a bitter taste in the mouth of marketing manager James Chan.

The 42-year-old had received its SMS promotion that said: Flash sale: Kids below 12 stay FREE.

Believing it to be a good deal for a getaway with his wife and two young sons, he booked a trip to