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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

Drunk woman attacks cabin crew with false leg

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9:47am | Pilots were forced to divert a flight after a one-leg drunk woman attacked cabin crew.

Croatia expels tourist for punching monk seal

9:06am | A man who punch a Mediterranean monk seal has been fined and expelled from Croatia.

Bali villa's touching response to guests lost on MH17 goes viral on Facebook

ANNIE DANG 9:48am | A Bali villa where some of the victims of MH17 were due to stay has conducted a spiritual ceremony on their behalf.

Qantas shrinks toilets to fit more seats on 737s

JAMIE FREED 11:39pm | Qantas Airways will add extra economy-class seats to its fleet of Boeing 737s in a move that will boost the capacity of the primary workhorse of its domestic fleet by 3 per cent.

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