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Hertz files for bankruptcy protection following CEO’s resignation

The struggling car rental company has taken further action to try and soften the blow from COVID-19.

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Expect a surge in day trips and overnight stays, says CamperMate CEO

Short breaks and road trips could soon be the flavour of the week, according to the head of one of Australia’s leading road travel experience apps.

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Caravaners and campers set to kick-start regional tourism

New research has revealed an unlikely hero may lead the way to recovery for the tourism industry: the humble caravan and camping sector.

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ACCC revokes interim authorisation for car rental companies to negotiate with Cairns Airport

Here’s a rare bit of news from the car rental industry, sans any ‘Sky Breeze’ or ‘Vanilla Bliss’ smells coming from the vent air freshener.

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Caravan industry fumes over being “lumped in with unmanaged campgrounds” for National Cabinet’s recovery plan

Coincidentally, Travel Weekly’s editor wrote this story while sitting on the toilet in his Winnebago. Just joking – he was sitting on the toilet in his house.

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Road & Rail Wrap: Hertz lays off thousands of staff, Avis and Budget help out essential workers + MORE

After what felt like a very long hiatus, Travel Weekly’s Road & Rail Wrap is back! Our editor’s even purchased a remote-controlled car on eBay to celebrate.

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‘Hyperloop’ network could take travellers from Amsterdam to Paris in 90 minutes

by Christian Fleetwood

A journey beginning in Amsterdam could see travellers arrive in Düsseldorf in 30 minutes and Paris in under two hours, and in a more sustainable way than by air.

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Railbookers to host webinar watch parties

If you’re missing the bubbling social circuit of travel industry events, we have some good news for you!

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Road & Rail Wrap: ‘March Mania Sale’ with Railbookers and Amtrak, + MORE!

Today’s Road & Rail Wrap could be likened to a pikelet or a Smartie, in that it’s short and sweet.

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Road & Rail Wrap: Rocky Mountaineer incentive, RAIL EUROPE simplifies bookings, Alex Dyson’s Busabout trip + MORE!

Well, the good news is this week’s Road & Rail Wrap is bound to leave you excited and keen to make a rail sale. The bad news? It’s still Thursday. 

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These are the most Instagrammed road trips in the world

An iconic Aussie road nabbed second spot on the list! Can you guess which one?

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Road & Rail Wrap: Osaka’s funny rail videos, UTracks’ half-price savings + MORE!

We’re serving up this week’s Road & Rail Wrap with a spoonful of humour, thankfully sans any dad jokes.

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