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FV Hotel Brisbane by Peppers

A NEW LEVEL OF SOPHISTICATION CHECKS INTO BRISBANE   A new level of inner-city sophistication has arrived in Brisbane with the opening of FV by ...

No Pong: Effective for personal freshness

A funny thing about personal deodorants is that most of them have a distinctive smell that announces to everyone within nose reach that the wearer h...

Scrub Daddy Shark Tank's Biggest Success Story Review

Scrub Daddy America’s Favourite Sponge is in Australia He’s bright. He’s happy. He’s hardworking and he’s the best selling product from Shark Tank EV...

Blister Balm review - Just the thing for an active outdoor Summer

We were offered a sample of Blister Balm to try out for this review. Its first outing was on this windswept beach on a very hot day. First test was...

Six of Australia's Top 10 Restaurants

New South Wales has come out on top of the 2018 Australia's Top Restaurant Awards, boasting the majority of representation in the Top 10 and Top 1...

Super Cruise Deals for Seniors During NSW Seniors Festival
22 February

Super Cruise Deals for Seniors During NSW Seniors Festival

"Passengers must present an Australian Seniors Card at check-in"     Captain Cook Cruises on Sydney Harbour is offering NSW senior card holders and Australian national and state senior card holders, lunch and sightseeing cruise deals with savings of up to 48%, throughout the NSW Seniors Festival from 04 – 15 April 2018. Seniors can enjoy a delicious Seafood Buffet lunch cruise and Harbour Story Premium cruise during the NSW Seniors Festival period. The Seafood Buffet Lunch cruise takes in the picturesque sights of Sydney Harbour and features a hot and cold seafood buffet lunch, aboard flagship vessel, MV Sydney 2000. ...

Tourism North East has launched a new website, ridehighcountry.com.au
31 January

Tourism North East has launched a new website, ridehighcountry.com.au

The new website will give visitors to the region a one-stop-shop for all things cycling, covering road, mountain biking and recreational rail trails. The site will inspire riders to travel to the High Country and also provide detailed information for seamless trip planning with suggested cycling routes, comprehensive trail mapping, cycle friendly accommodation options, transport providers, bike hire and cycle touring companies.This will ensure that all of their cycle tourism needs are catered for by one easy to use portal.  The High Country is one of Australia's leading cycling hotspots, offering fantastic experiences for all interests and levels. There are more than...

New Trends in Sustainable Luxury Travel
1 February

New Trends in Sustainable Luxury Travel

Let's take a look at what is next for sustainability in travel, the word that's been all the buzz in recent years. What will make people book their next trip? Will food be the main criteria when choosing where to go? Will adventure, nature and wellness become deciding factors? Will people become conscious of the difference between intelligent and senseless luxury? The United Nations proclaimed 2017 the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. What a great opportunity to spotlight sustainable travel, and in Cayuga's case to give more exposure to sustainable luxury travel. Here are the new trends they have...

2017 Travels to Chapel Hill & Orange County, NC
9 April

2017 Travels to Chapel Hill & Orange County, NC

Make plans to visit Chapel Hill & Orange County, NC to experience a variety of festivals and events highlighting gardens, culture, food, music, history, farms and more. The Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau shares ten multi-day events worth planning to trip to central North Carolina for during 2017.  Piedmont Farm Tour, April 22-23. 22nd annual tour includes 35 farms opened to the public designed to connect farmers and consumers. www.carolinafarmstewards.org Hillsborough Spring Garden Tour, May 20-21. Visit beautiful private and public gardens in town and the countryside around Historic Hillsborough, NC. www.hillsboroughgardenclubnc.comThe 16th Annual 10 By 10 in the Triangle, July...

Austria. A Journey of Discovery
24 February

Austria. A Journey of Discovery

Think you know Austria? Visited Vienna, Salzburg and Tirol and wrote about all of those places too? Think twice, let yourself – and your readers – be surprised and embark on a journey to discover Austria's hidden treasures, which are usually just a stone's throw away from its major attractions. And if you don't know Austria at all? Then take the chance to explore the country off the beaten path from the start: Meet the Friendly Alien in Graz, get up close to Austria's highest peaks in the SalzburgerLand, hike the Green Ring at the Arlberg, mingle with the...

Adventures Near Sydney 
7 August

Adventures Near Sydney 

Any motorhome hire traveler looking to get out onto the open road in Australia would be highly recommended to use Sydney as a base of operations. A world famous city, Sydney is easily one of the most gorgeous and exciting cities in the world, boasting a golden ambiance and a top location that puts travelers within striking distance of many of the top activities and sites in the country. There are a wide range of national parks, natural attractions, and different regions to explore just a short drive from the center of the city. This makes Sydney the perfect city...

Wellington's hottest new Asian eating house and bar, Hot Sauce
24 September

Wellington's hottest new Asian eating house and bar, Hot Sauce

Hot Sauce, is now raising the temperature on the local food scene with its impressive list of creative cocktails and a menu bursting with contemporary twists on traditional Asian - Vietnamese, Japanese, Korean and Thai flavours. It's the ideal spot for lazy afternoon grazing, vibrant evening dining or a cheeky nightcap… or all three. Hot Sauce, which officially swung open it's doors last night [Wednesday, September 20], is the latest addition to the QT Museum Wellington dining and drinking precinct, and is inspired by the hustle and bustle of its sister venue – Hot Sauce Melbourne laneway bar. Executive Chef Wylie Dean...

150 Years of Amazing Alaska
6 April

150 Years of Amazing Alaska

Exploring Wild Alaska has never been easier and what better time to head to the final frontier than in its 150th year anniversary of joining the United States! On the 30th March 1867 the Treaty of Cession was signed, agreeing the sale of the Alaskan Territory from Russia to the United States - celebrated with a formal ceremony in Sitka on the 18th October of the same year, when the Russian flag was lowered and the American flag raised – now known as Alaska Day. TrekAmerica offers three specialist, small group tours for like minded 18-35 year olds looking to experience...

New Tourism April: Gold Coast Eats, Sleeps and Plays. All Things Go!
5 April

New Tourism April: Gold Coast Eats, Sleeps and Plays. All Things Go!

Picture this; exactly 12 months from now 6600 energetic and very hungry athletes and officials will fly in from 70 countries around the globe as the clock strikes “go” for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Where will they stay (when their event is over)? What will they eat? How will they play? Our latest list has the Gold Coast covered, dishing up the newest eateries shaking and stirring the dining scene, the reimagined hotel icons and the best ways to play after a big day at the Games. Eat The Collective, Palm Beach Three-hundred seats, five restaurants and cuisine straight out of...

One-Off Discounts on Last Minute May & June Holidays
9 May

One-Off Discounts on Last Minute May & June Holidays

Classic are the holiday cottage specialists for the south and west – all our properties are hand-picked to perfection, from bijou fisherman's cottages tucked in a little cove, to modern apartments up to grand old manor houses – and all the best bits in between. We've some one-off late availability offers to share so get in there quick before they get snapped up – May and June are often overlooked but the weather is considerably better before the summer holidays start. In fact we like to say that summer comes sooner this far west. See all our offers: https://www.classic.co.uk/special-offers.html GLAMPING The Shepherd's Hut at Georgia...