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It’s official! For the second year in a row, the Wotif team have crunched the numbers – looking at pricing, demand, reviews and available accommodation deals – to find the top ten Australian destinations for the upcoming year. Ten fantastic Aussie towns that offer great value for money and incredible experiences, making them perfect for …

Travelling around Australia can be like visiting many different countries at once. We have golden beaches, snow-topped mountains, lush rainforests, the rugged outback, and everything in between. There are incredible destinations and experiences to suit everyone, no matter what you’re into, but some stand out as the best-of-the-best. Here are 18 of our fave Aussie …

Remember being a kid and going on holiday? You’d toss your bags on the hotel bed and make a beeline for the pool. Truthfully, not much has changed as an adult. Here are 11 of Australia’s finest hotel pool experiences so you can relive that childhood joy once more. 1. Crown Towers Perth Perth, WA …

The holidays are finally here and you know what that means, don’t you? Yeah, yeah – Christmas, the joy of giving, yadda, yadda, yadda. But really it’s time to craft that perfect out-of-office message to make your colleagues, business partners and workmates laugh, and – most importantly – make them jealous of your holiday plans. …

Want to get into the holiday spirit but don’t know where to start? Well, you’re in luck because we’ve rounded up our top posts of 2018 to inspire your next getaway (or just help you wind down from a busy year of work). Check ‘em out and start planning your next trip… go on! 1. …

One of the best things about my job as Managing Editor of the Wotif Insider blog is discovering and sharing seriously great hotel finds with our readers. And you should know my recommendations don’t come lightly. I’m only willing to shout about the sort of travel discoveries I’d pass onto my friends, family and colleagues …

Think you’ve left it too late to book an Aussie Xmas holiday? No way! You just need to know where to go. Here are our top 10 places to score a last-minute Christmas getaway bargain. But you’d better get in quick! 1. Warrnambool, VIC This coastal city on the western end of the spectacular Great …

Gorgeous scenery, sweet B&Bs, a little special something in the air… Some places feel like they were made for romantic getaways. Here are five of our favourites. 1. Montville and Maleny Sunshine Coast, Queensland Why we love it: Nestled in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland lies a world unlike any other in Australia. Take a short …

Have you heard the BIG news? To celebrate our 18th birthday, Wotif has given Australia its newest and juiciest Big Thing – the Big Melon in Chinchilla, QLD. Some of the team were lucky enough to go to Chinchilla for the grand unveiling. Here are some highlights from an amazing couple of days. The Big …

Amazing restaurants, exciting nightlife, incredible culture, and That Harbour. Just when you thought Sydney couldn’t get any more awesome, it kicks off with more must-see events than you can shake your opera glasses at. From New Jersey singalongs to the Royal Easter Show, get your golden tickets ready for a season of Sydney fever (and …