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Cosy Country Getaways: Australia’s Ten Best Hidden Gems

Australia is about so much more than its major city centres – from beaches to deserts, we lay claim to some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes on the planet. With over 12,000 diverse Aussie accommodation options on our site, we … Continue reading

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Hotels with Height: The World’s Ten Best Treetop Stays

A treehouse sojourn is a memorable holiday that every avid traveller should add to their bucket list. From the steamy jungles of the Amazon to the snow-capped mountains of New Zealand, we’ve unearthed the planet’s most incredible treetop escapes:

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English Fail: The 10 Most Misspelled Destinations of 2014

Understandably, some destinations can be tricky to spell. Others… well, you would think we’d have nailed them by now! We’ve taken a look at the some of the the most common spelling mistakes travelers from English speaking countries have made when … Continue reading

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These Are The Top Places In The World To Ring In The New Year

The countdown is nearly here; soon the champagne corks will be popping and the bells will be ringing. So where will you be? Where is your destination of choice to celebrate the transition of 2014 to 2015? We’ve taken a look … Continue reading

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Doggone Spoiled: The World’s Craziest Hotel Pet Perks

People obviously really, really love their pets, with accessories and services for pawed pals raking in billions of dollars across the globe. Sometimes, the sheer indulgence that these furry friends receive boggles the mind – most humans don’t even have … Continue reading

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The 10 Best New Hotels of 2014

As 2015 steadily approaches, we here at HotelsCombined have once more looked back at the world’s most incredible hotel openings over the last 12 months (see our picks for 2013’s best here). With hundreds of exciting new properties added to … Continue reading

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Small Screen Escapes: Ideal Getaways for our Favourite TV Characters

Is it just us, or does Scandal’s Olivia Pope really need a vacation? When the poor gal’s not burning the candle at both ends sorting out other people’s professional and personal disasters, she’s struggling with her own messy love life … Continue reading

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Paradise at Gaya Island Resort Kota Kinabalu

Just 15 short miles off the mainland of Kota Kinabalu sits the Gaya Island Resort. It’s an elegant, modern and eco-friendly resort surrounded by all that nature has to offer. The resort sits on the coast of Malohom Bay, its … Continue reading

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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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