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Hotels.com creates hilariously convenient ‘Road Trip Robe’

by Ali Coulton

For those who love the adventure of a road trip, but need the creature comforts of a hotel, this terry towelling robe is the answer.

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Carb-themed hotel room opens in New York

If you’re celiac, gluten-intolerant or just trying to avoid deliciously unhealthy food, you should probably skip this one. Or, use it as an excuse to stock up on croissants like we did.

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REVEALED: The most popular international destinations for Aussie travellers

We’ve tried to make this story as intriguing as possible, but let’s be honest – you’d probably be able to guess the most popular destinations without even looking.

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Hotel booking giants agree to change their ways following investigation

The naughty kids of the travel industry classroom (aka hotel booking sites) have agreed to sit up straight and behave following a talking-to from a competition watchdog.

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The cheapest and most expensive hotels for Aussie travellers

Hotels.com has released a list of where Aussie travellers are spending their dosh for international accommodation. Meanwhile, we can hardly afford our morning coffee.

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Eco-tourism causes hotel price hike for Aussie adventure destinations

New research shows Australian hotels close to natural wonders are rising in price. Which is good news for the Aussie tourism industry, but bad news for those looking for an eco-tourism adventure.

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What do travellers love most about Australia?

There are a few reasons travellers keep returning to our shores. Sadly, it’s not Bondi’s deep-fried Mars Bar or Brisbane’s ‘Brown Snake’.

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Tourism

Study reveals who’s most likely to inspire your travel dreams

Grandparents are inspiring Gen Y’s travel itineraries, meanwhile our grandma likes to tells us we have nice eyebrows, but we know she’s lying.

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Aussie hotels failing Chinese travellers

A new report shows Aussie hotels take a ‘one size fits all’ approach to Chinese travellers, although we’re not saying they’re buying them ill-fitting clothes.

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Technology

Booking direct or via OTAs: what’s the better deal?

by Hannah Edensor

Do you lie awake in shame over that one time you booked through a third party? Well cancel the trip to the confessional, it might not be the biggest sin.

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Ultimate 5-star destinations for budget travellers

by Vanessa Bussoletti

We smashed open our piggy bank after reading this list, and now sorely regret it because we’ve got nowhere to store our spare change.

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The Formula for the Best Hotel Stay

Apparently there’s a formula for calculating the ultimate hotel stay. We tried to follow it but our maths doesn’t stretch past basic addition.

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