Author Archives: Alycia Simons

10 Travel Hacks You Need These Holidays

Christmas is around the corner and travellers quickly jumping online to book their end of year accommodation. Last year the number of hotel bookings on HotelsCombined for the 2013 Christmas period increased 364 per cent (!)  over November and December. … Continue reading

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Five Star Luxury: Australia’s Most-Booked Hotels

Five star hotels are synonymous with exceptional service, elegant and comfortable rooms and a top notch mini-bar. It appears that Australians and travellers within Australia are becoming quite accustomed to this level of service, with the number of five star … Continue reading

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The Top Regions Of The World To Visit In 2015

Lonely Planet has just announced their 2015 Top Regions of the World. Their in-house team of staff, bloggers and authors have looked for places that offer something different to the rest of the country their surrounding country. While there are a … Continue reading

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The World’s Haunted Hotels

The 31st of October is reserved for celebrating the spookiest, scariest and the most haunting of holidays. Hello Halloween. Costumes and decorations aim to frighten, and only the very bravest check in to hotels that are known to be haunted… Are … Continue reading

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Skyscraping Indulgence in Dubai

Dubai is infamous for its sky-high and exceptionally luxurious hotels. As a city they, literally, know how to take indulgence to another level. So, where are the best places to stay when visiting? In the office at HotelsCombined, we are surrounded by … Continue reading

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US Travel: Where’s America Headed?

Intra-American travel offers more than its fair share of enviable experiences. In a nation rich in cultural and natural resources, the abundance of desirable destinations raises interesting questions of preference. Where are Americans in each state traveling most? Which state’s … Continue reading

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5 Star Glamour: Futuristic Hotels In China

New and amazing hotels are being built every day, with architects pushing the boundaries of what is possible each time. China in particular, continues to impress, with a string of glamorous and striking hotels opening in the last 12 months. … Continue reading

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Most-Instagrammed #Vacation Destinations of 2014

Okay, admit it: When you’re on vacation, you just can’t help Instagramming your favorite sites. But have you ever wondered which locations inspire the most insta-sharing of all the world’s wondrous locales?

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Getting to Know Us: Meet our Spanish Marketing Manager, Nuria

The HotelsCombined office is an interesting place to work. Given that our site is available world-wide and in over 40 languages, our head office in Sydney, Australia is a bustling international hub. Our staff hail from all corners of the … Continue reading

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Global Travellers Splash Cash on Exotic Locations

If you are planning a honeymoon or a momentous birthday getaway, chances are that you’ll have considered visiting some of the world’s most glamorous islands or coastal locations. For years couples and families have flocked to exotic beach destinations for … Continue reading

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