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Hobart & Surrounds

Vibrant display: The Henry Jones Art Hotel in Hobart has more than 300 artworks on show.

Tasmania

Weekend Away: The Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart, Tasmania

Craig Platt Craig Platt samples the gentle art of a Hobart break.

Global

Frequent Flyer: Alex Cearns

Jane Reddy I'm quite particular about which airlines I fly with, sometimes right down to which aircraft.

Tasmania

Twenty reasons to visit Hobart

Lenna Penthouses hobart

Anthony Dennis Head up the long and winding road to the summit of spectacular Mount Wellington.

Quick trips

Make it snappy

seminyak

The quick getaway is travel’s equivalent of the energy bar. It’s bite-sized, it restores, relaxes, revitalises and sends you back home with clear eyes and an improved heartbeat.

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Photo galleries

Photos

The hottest bars in the coolest neighbourhoods

Limes Hotel roof bar.

Around Australia's cities, take a look at the hottest bars to enjoy a drink in the coolest neighbourhoods.

Photos

Hobart's 'omnipod' accommodation

The 117-square-metre prefabricated "omnipod" that forms the Avalon City Retreat was craned onto the top of a 1960s building that straddles a city block flanked by two of Hobart's main arterial routes.

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Travellers Tips

Travel tips

All the buzz on a budget

Phra Nang beach, Krabi. Thailand.

From Hobart to Ho Chi Minh City, Ben Groundwater picks the new year's best affordable breaks.

Tips

Doors are closing on cut-price digs

Rush for cheap hotels

Jane E. Fraser As the corporate market recovers and Australian hotel prices catch up to the rest of the world, cheap room rates are soon to be a thing of the past.

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Travel News

Don't be fooled: 40 tourist scams to watch out for

Parisians and tourists enjoy a drink at a cafe on the Champs Elysees avenue.

SOO KIM 11:04am | Taxi drivers, hotel workers and overfriendly locals are among those capable of tricking unsuspecting tourists.

Queen's Guard plays Game of Thrones theme song

9:22am | A video of the Queen's Guard performing the Game of Thrones tune has been posted to YouTube.

Guests to 'pay what you want' at Paris hotels

8:59am | Five Paris hotels are allowing guests to pay whatever they want, based on their impressions of the hotel, the room and the service.

Airbnb host's horror as squatter takes over

21 Jul | Cory Tschogl says she has an Airbnb squatter - a guest who rented her Palm Springs, California vacation condominium, then stopped paying rent, refused to leave and threatened her with legal action.

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