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You know that country-style welcome you get when you check into a B&B? The rush to the front door as they see you arrive to help you with your bags. The genuine smile as you walk through the entryway. The offer of a cup of tea as you take a seat on the comfy couch …

Here’s the deal. We know that 67%**of Aussies view a local holiday as an opportunity to reinvest in the local economy and support regional communities. We do too, so we wanted to give you some AUS-spiration to help you get out there and see the best that this great nation has to offer. So, we …

With Australia Day just around the corner, we decided to answer a very important question: which are the must-see Australian towns for 2018? With 49% of Aussies looking to make their next trip a local one**, and two thirds of Australians seeing domestic travel as a way to reinvest in the local economy**, it was …

What better way to soak in the views of the Melbourne skyline than from a rooftop bar, with a drink in your hand? Here are five of the best that Melbs has to offer. The Rooftop at QT This is the perfect place to soak in Melbourne, from the top of the recently launched QT …

Looking for the perfect romantic getaway? Melbourne is one of the best places in Australia to find it, whether you’re a local or travelling from interstate. Here are our top five most romantic stays, as recommended by our Melbourne hotel experts. The Westin Melbourne Why we love it:  Think five-star decadence where you are the …

Can you believe it’s almost Christmas? If your year has gotten away from you like mine has, you might think you’ve left it too late to plan a Christmas or New-Year getaway (at least, without breaking the bank). But don’t worry! There are still plenty of bargains out there if you know where to look. …

There’s something special about a road trip. You might have some little rituals, like a song you play when you get out on the open road (ahem… Life is a Highway). Or rules, like driver gets to control the air-conditioning and the music. What about calling shotgun? Whether it’s about the journey or the destination, …

Spring has officially sprung and there’s no better time to recharge the batteries with a mini-break. We’ve crunched the numbers and analysed the predicted average accommodation daily rates over spring. And it’s good news! The figures revealed Aussies can save up to 30%* by taking a break over the next few months, rather than during …

I am DONE with State of Origin and done with QLD and NSW. If you’re new to this saga – hi. My name is Cassie, I’m half Queenslander, half New South Welshman, and over the past month I’ve been trying to decide who to cheer for in Australia’s most important (as far as QLD and …

Keen on a snowy getaway this winter, but don’t know where to go? No worries! Whether you’re a super shredder looking for a new challenge or a newbie snow bunny who just wants to make snow angels, there’s an Aussie snowfield with your name written all over it (‘though hopefully not in it. Because ew). …