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5 THINGS TO DO IN BAGUIO CITY, PHILIPPINES

153 miles from Manila lies the Philippines’ summer-holiday capital – Baguio City. Great food, eccentric art, and of course the cooler weather are some of the things that attract people to this awesome place. Tourists flock mainly during the famous Panagbenga Festival (Flower Festival), which runs from February to March each year. For most people, […]

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STOPOVER IN STYLE AT THE INTERCON SINGAPORE

A quick layover doesn’t have to be stressful Home to one of the busiest airports in the world, Singapore is a popular stop-off point. But so many people don’t even leave the airport. With hotels like the InterContinental in town, you’d be mad not to cross the threshold and rest your head in style. That […]

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NIKKI BEACH – SAMUI, THAILAND

Take a look at the Nikki Beach experience from brunch through to bed Synonymous with partying in style, Nikki Beach has outlets in some of the most sought after destinations across the world – St. Tropez, Miami and Marbella are just a few. Happily for us, Koh Samui is another. Any long-term residents of the […]

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5 AWESOME AUSSIE TRAVEL BLOGS

There are so many travel bloggers out there, but who really knows their stuff? Here are our top 5. Tuula Vintage One of the greatest hooks that any travel website could have is to be visually stunning – you’re selling the “beauty” of an experience after all, and it takes a special blogger that has an eye for detail and […]

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FIND YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE AT THIS SYDNEY EXPO

Want to do something out of the ordinary? Plan your next adventure at the Adventure Travel Expo next weekend The Adventure Travel Expo is going to be held this year between Saturday, Nov 7 and Sunday, Nov 8 at the Sydney Town Hall. This well-established event features affordable, exciting holidays for all budgets. There are local Aussie holidays on […]

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HOTEL REVIEW: THIS IS HOW TO DO A STOPOVER IN BANGKOK

The W Factor: like having the X factor but infinitely more cool People often have a night or two stopover in Bangkok on the way to some fabulous island destination in Thailand. And every time, there’s that inevitable frenzied Google search for where to stay. But rather than just choosing any old place to rest your head, how […]

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MAUI: TOTAL TROPICAL LUXURY

A tropical island paradise with all the mod cons Maui is ideal if you’re in need of a luxurious, relaxing holiday. A 10-hour flight from Sydney and then a short, 40-minute flight from Honolulu will have you transported to a tropical island paradise of sunsets, cocktails, massages and bike rides on warm sunny days. Throw […]

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WORLD’S MOST PIMPIN’ POOL VILLAS

Mykonos Blu, Greece This exclusive resort comprises unique island bungalows and private villas designed in the Cycladic style. Not only is Mykonos Blu a five-star resort  – it also claims to offer a ‘new level of pampering’ to its guests. They’ve even got a luxury yacht for guests to use. Or, if you want a seriously romantic dinner, go for one […]

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AVOID THE HUSTLE TO ENJOY THE BUSTLE IN BEIJING

Like most places you’ll travel to, the majority of Beijing locals are friendly, helpful and genuine. But there are exceptions. After all, taking advantage of naive foreigners is a great way to make a quick buck. Here are some of the common Beijing scams to watch out for. The “legit” airport taxi Say hello to […]

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THE GAB IN HONG KONG

Hong Kong is sexy and it knows it I’m currently in Hong Kong on a two-week press trip to launch the new Travel section of The Great Aussie Bite. It’s exciting times for us at The Great Aussie Bite, as not only has our team grown to encompass 25 amazing writers from all over Australia, […]

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