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5 Stops You Don’t Want to Miss on a Bus Trip From LA to Las Vegas

Although Los Angeles and Las Vegas are just 269 miles apart, they are worlds apart in other ways, as their nicknames suggest. Traveling from “The City of Angels” to “Sin City” transports you from the beautiful California coastline and surfing … Continue reading

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Engaging Hotel Service: The World’s Most Incredible Proposal Packages

Asking for someone’s hand in marriage is undeniably daunting – figuring out how to do so in an unforgettable, ultra-romantic way is just plain stressful. Viral videos capturing extraordinary proposals is certainly putting pressure on would-be fiancés to pop the question … Continue reading

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Recommended by HotelsCombined: Ten Travel Bloggers to Follow in 2015

As tourism industry specialists, we here at HotelsCombined follow numerous travel blogs in order to keep up-to-date on what’s happening throughout the travel world. This year, we wanted to celebrate 10 especially outstanding blogs we feel confident giving our official seal … Continue reading

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11 Clever Tips For Bagging A Hotel Bargain

Have you ever told the hotel reception clerk that it’s your honeymoon in the hope of an upgrade? Or did you wait until the very last minute to book to try and score a discounted rate? We’ve all tried one way or … Continue reading

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The World’s Top Hotels for Viewing Northern Lights

The Aurora Borealis – or “dawn of the north” – is a stunning natural phenomenon that every traveller should have on their bucket list. From Greenland (home to one of the world’s most northerly hotels) to Finland’s Lapland (where cosy … Continue reading

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HotelsCombined Names UK ‘Stellar Stays’ Award Winners

 Today at HotelsCombined HQ, we are proud to announce 18 outstanding properties across the UK as winners of our second annual ‘Stellar Stays’ awards. We have searched out extensive database of properties, and from  31,000 hotels across the UK, whittled it down … Continue reading

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The World’s Best Family-Friendly Hostels

Once predominantly associated with the 20-something backpacker, hostels around the world are now recognizing the demand for affordable family accommodation and have been adapting their facilities accordingly. After all, hostels are an ideal lodging option for families on a budget: … Continue reading

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The Year of the Goat: Chinese New Year Around The World

The Chinese New Year or Spring Festival is fast approaching. Traditionally celebrated by East and Central Asian countries, this year the festival will run from the 18th to the 24th of February with celebrations peaking on New Year’s Day, 19th … Continue reading

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All That Glitters: The Sydney Mardi Gras Festival

A plume of colour and sparkle is on its way to the harbour city. The Sydney Mardi Gras festival kicks off on the 20th of February and runs through until the 8th March 2015. Over this couple of weeks, thousands of … Continue reading

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Lights, Costumes, Colour … It Must Be Carnival!

Carnival in Rio is one of the biggest and most famous festivals in the world.  The fiesta is held in the lead up to Lent and it is estimated that there are more than two million people on the street … Continue reading

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