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We’ve done the research so you don’t have to! Here’s your guide to a weekend to remember in South Australia’s beautiful Barossa Valley. 1. Know your Aussie wine regions before you go. It might sound obvious to passionate wine lovers, but if you’re travelling to the Barossa in the hope of sampling a whole lot …

Move over other Aussie states, there’s a new favourite in town! If you’ve yet to discover all that South Australia has to offer, you’re in luck, because we’ve rounded up all the most amazing bits. From foodie hotspots to Aussie icons, here’s why South Australia is destined to become your new fave state. 1. Everything …

If you’re travelling to Adelaide soon, the Mayfair Hotel is THE place to rest your head for the night. Here are 18 reasons why. 1. It’s highly recommended. With a 4.8-out-of-5 rating from verified Wotif travellers, you can rest easy knowing this 13-storey, 170-room hotel is a proven crowd-pleaser. 2. Old meets new. Opened in …

When you hear South Australia, you typically think of two scrumptious words: ‘food’ and ‘wine’. And if that’s what you’re into, you’ll naturally be drawn to Adelaide and all the fantastic wine regions that surround it. But in addition to the usual foodie adventures, SA is home to some of the most incredible national parks, …

South Australia is a roadtripper’s delight, with rugged coastlines, wine country, and true outback experiences. Where will you go first in the state where nature meets culture? Road trip #1:  Adelaide to Flinders Ranges – Ikara (Explorer’s Way) Distance: Approximately 429km You could lose yourself for weeks in the vastness of the Flinders Ranges, so set …

Here’s the deal. We know that 67%**of Aussies view a local holiday as an opportunity to reinvest in the local economy and support regional communities. We do too, so we wanted to give you some AUS-spiration to help you get out there and see the best that this great nation has to offer. So, we …

Can you believe it’s almost Christmas? If your year has gotten away from you like mine has, you might think you’ve left it too late to plan a Christmas or New-Year getaway (at least, without breaking the bank). But don’t worry! There are still plenty of bargains out there if you know where to look. …

Spring has officially sprung and there’s no better time to recharge the batteries with a mini-break. We’ve crunched the numbers and analysed the predicted average accommodation daily rates over spring. And it’s good news! The figures revealed Aussies can save up to 30%* by taking a break over the next few months, rather than during …

Sick of frosty mornings, runny noses, and that one jerk on the train who won’t stop coughing on you? Yeah, me too. But it’s winter, so what are you going to do? I’ll tell you what you’re going to do. You’re going to ditch winter and run away to a tropical paradise. And you won’t …

Not sure where to start on where to stay in the South Australian capital? We asked our Adelaide Hotel Expert Allyvia to share her top picks work or play, super luxe or simple stay, these gems have got you covered. Splash-out – $$$ Mayfair HotelThe Mayfair Hotel is 5-star luxe in the heart of the …