PR pros and journos reveal 'most outrageous' press trips

Sleep-walking naked, smuggling in partners and spending a night in a police cell are among the horror stories PR pros and journalists have encountered when press trips go wrong.


Last week, Hearst UK editor Vicky Chandler called out to PR professionals and journalists on Twitter to reveal their "most outrageous press trip".

Chandler began with a few horror stories she had come across, including an influencer who lied about working for a publication to score a trip to Ibiza, but then never turned up.

The thread attracted scores of responses from PR pros, journalists and influencers detailing disgraceful (and hilarious) press trip behaviour.

Here is a selection of the most outrageous press trip antics:

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