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Australia's 13 Most Beautiful Islands

Thanks to the drop in the Australian dollar and the beginning of summer in the southern hemisphere, now is the time to plan travel to the exotic islands around Australia. Here are a few of our favorites.<p>Heron Island, Queensland<p>Palm trees and sand beach host a single luxury resort and research …

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A hungry traveller's guide to Korean street food

In South Korea you are never far from delicious street eats to satisfy a kimchi craving. Skewers of tangy chargrilled chicken, seafood pancakes with kimchi pizzazz, and golden fish-shaped waffles with a sweet surprise filling can even make for a full meal.<p>Eat Korean style, not walking but rubbing …

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48 hours in Perth, Australia

Perth is one of the most isolated major cities on the planet. Framed by endless cobalt skies, it stands remote at the western edge of Australia's massive expanse. Northwest across the Indian Ocean, the Asian megacity of Jakarta is closer than Melbourne or Sydney to Perth's east.<p>This geographic …

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Best free things to do in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is not a cheap place, but with a bit of planning and creativity, you can spend an enjoyable day in the city on very little money. Outdoor spaces, street concerts, galleries and markets abound in this packed metropolis, many open free-of-charge.<p>Local buses and rooftop car parks provide …

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Cosy Country Getaways: Australia's 10 Best Hidden Gems

<i>By Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com</i><p>Australia is about so much more than its major city centers - from beaches to deserts, it lays claim to some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes on the planet. And with over 12,000 diverse Aussie accommodation options on our site, we here at HotelsCombined …

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Australia's best food experiences: food trucks in Melbourne

Before 2009 food trucks didn’t have much of a reputation in Melbourne but now Melbourne’s famed culinary scene includes food trucks serving a huge variety of quality cuisine – Louisiana <i>po’ boys</i>, Cantonese dim sum and Wagyu beef burgers – as well as specialty coffees the city famously obsesses over. …

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Eight great walks in Australia

If you truly want to appreciate a spectacular landscape, <b>walking holidays</b>are a great way to go. Here are some of Australia's best:<p><b>Bibbulman Track, Western Australia</b><p>Western Australia’s signature long-distance bush walk, the Bibbulman stretches over 620-miles from Perth’s Darling Ranges to Albany on …

Get there: top places to holiday in Australia in 2015

The dollar is falling – it’s time to holiday at home. Check out the year’s hottest events and top places to visit in 2015<p>It’s good news for local tourism operators and bad news for Australians hoping to holiday overseas. The dollar is continuing to fall (some experts predict it could sink as low as …

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Two of the best iPhone car mounts we’ve tried: Fuse Chicken Une Bobine and MONTAR by WinnerGear

There are a lot of options for mounting your iPhone in your car. I’ve relied on the highly-rated Kensington suction cup windshield car mount for a few years without too much incident. However, I’ve never been too pleased about how it blocks a bit of my driving view and requires a non-elegant wire …

Australia's best food experiences: state by state

For a nation so long wed to the pale culinary shadow of the English Sunday dinner (meat and three vegetables, anyone?) Australia has come a long way. Inspired by local ingredients, Pacific-rim cultures and techniques, Modern Australian cooking (‘Mod Oz’) is about as far removed from Yorkshire …

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Top 10 best cycling trips in Australia

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>For many Australians, thoughts of cycling trips conjure …

27 of the Best Chrome Extensions You Should Check out Today

We love the Web. Seriously, we do. But sometimes, achieving what you want is a little harder and takes a little longer than you’d really want. It’s for that reason that we’ve put together a list of 27 of the best Chrome extensions you can find around.<p>We’ve broken them down into groups of a few per …

Doggie dates have come to Tinder!

And they called it puppy love....<p>A new initiative to help rescue dogs find loving homes has come to the popular hookup app, Tinder. Profiles of pups in need of love have popped up on the app and have generated 2,000 matches since the accounts were created last Thursday.<p>"Your doghouse or mine?" one …

10 Best iPhone News and News Reader Apps

Keeping up with the news used to be pretty simple. You picked up your preferred tabloid or broadsheet newspaper on the way to work, or tuned into a scheduled news bulletin on the radio or your TV.<p>The internet has transformed the way in which news is created and distributed though. Keeping up with …

32 of the Best Chromecast Apps

Google Chromecast is an unusual device. Unlike most streaming set-top boxes, it doesn’t come with a remote, a bevy of pre-loaded apps or even an obvious menu system.<p>Instead, the Chromecast acts as a conduit for the apps and content you might find on your PC, laptop, smartphone or tablet. The latter …

A road trip toward holiday nirvana

Kate Armstrong takes on one of the world’s most iconic road trips, reliving memories of coconut oil aromas and honouring the soldiers for whom the route was built.<p>Between 1919 and 1932, 3,000 returned Australian WWI soldiers and sailors toiled with picks, shovels and carts to complete a daunting …

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Food and Wine

Keep on top of what's happening in Australia's culinary scene, including events and the best food and wine travel experiences.<p>From the humble latte …

Out and About: Phillip Island

<i>A thriving hub of native wildlife, pristine beaches and rich local produce, Phillip Island has remained relatively removed from the mainland, in both</i> …

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Top ten experiences in Tasmania

Tasmania is still Australia, but beguilingly and bewitchingly it’s just that little bit different. It’s compact enough to ‘do’ in a week and layered enough to keep bringing you back. The island state produces gourmet food and wine, and a flourishing arts scene and a burgeoning urban cool point to a …

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Three days in Bruny Island, Tasmania – travel guide

Where to stay, eat and visit on a trip to Bruny Island: a long weekend spent hiking rugged coastlines and tasting (very) local products on the Tasmanian island<p>Standing 3,000km from Antarctica, Bruny might as well be the end of the earth. The small island, situated at the southern point of Tasmania, …

Top 10 hotels in and around Adelaide

To mark the 2014 Adelaide Festival, we have rounded up the best places to stay without breaking the bank, from a cottage B&B amid the wineries to a hostel near Glenelg beach<p>Franklin Boutique Hotel<p>Salvaged interior features? Check. Artworks from local artists? Check. Wood panelling and stripped-back …

An Intel-powered cellular network? It’s slowly starting to happen

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Intel<p>Intel(s intc) has long dreamed of making its mark in the mobile industry, not only as a smartphone processor …

Ten Ways to Cool Off in Australia

With the world's best food, the Australian Open, and summer, there's no doubt about it—Australia is just so hot right now. Literally. Here are the best ways to cool off while you're Down Under.<p>Whitehaven Beach<p>DIVE THE GREAT BARRIER REEF<p>Grab your scuba gear and explore the world's largest and most …

Worth the Drive: 3 Quick Trips From Melbourne, Australia

In just one month, I tagged along with visiting family members on all of the top three day trips around Melbourne, Australia. Some of them, twice. And, even as a skeptical traveller eager to avoid crowds, I can say that each destination is more fulfilling than the next.<p><b>Phillip Island</b><p>The trip to …

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Trip tips: Melbourne, Australia's vibrant cultural capital | Reuters

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Vibrant and multicultural, Melbourne brims with galleries, cafes, restaurants and a lifestyle that give Australia’s second-largest city a distinctly European feel.<p>Rowers train at dawn on Melbourne's Yarra River in this January 24, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Toby …