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Can Manus island go from detention centre to tourism hot spot?

The Australian government is helping PNG devise a tourism plan for the island, infamous for being home to one of Australia’s off-shore detention centres.

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Tourism Australia hands out Budgie Smugglers in the US

John O’Sullivan sprayed a crowd with Budgie Smugglers after speaking about the infamous Dundee ad. Sadly, Chris Hemsworth was not wearing Budgies during the talk.

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Thai military to tackle Bangkok’s nightlife

by Daisy Doctor

Thailand is continuing to clean-up its reputation as a party and “sex tourism” capital as the country’s military has promised to crack-down on nightlife.

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Travel Agents

Attn agents: Hong Kong wants you to be a specialist

Personally, we’ve become a specialist in perfecting the ability to sleep four hours and still form sentences. Although, it’s not really working today.

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Don’t let your clients miss these ‘Hot List’ holidays

Personally, we’re quite cold. Not because we aren’t cool, simply because our annoying intern won’t turn the air-con off.

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Technology

Travel trends agents need to know in 2018

TrekkSoft has released a list of the top travel trends to expect in 2018. Meanwhile, the only trend we’re following today is sneakers with jeans. Must be Friday.

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Tourism

New study: Tourists are spreading antibiotic resistant super bugs

Please excuse us while we lather ourselves in hand sanitizer and cover every surface in the office in Glen 20 in preparation for the superbug apocalypse.

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Destinations

Thailand clamps down on “sex tourism”

Thailand is attempting to shirk its reputation as a ‘sex capital’, as a group of Russians were recently arrested for hosting “sex training classes”.

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Australian government cracks down on orphanage tourism

by Daisy Doctor

The Australian government is taking major steps in diverting volunteers and tourists away from orphanages which often exploit and abuse children.

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Destinations

Australian tourist gives New York a health scare

An Australian tourist carrying the measles virus is giving New York City quite a scare. And by scare, we mean infectious disease.

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Tourism

“It was horrific”: Tonga belted by category four cyclone

A severe cyclone has flattened parliament houses on the main island of Tonga and displaced hundreds.

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Tourism is dead, says Gold Coast marketing chief

A Gold Coast marketing chief has said: “tourism is dead”. Though we’re sure it couldn’t be as dead as the week-old fish we accidentally killed. Sorry, Bubbles.

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