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Melbourne

The Alto Hotel: clean and green.

Victoria

Alto on Bourke, Melbourne hotel review: Neutral territory

Belinda Jackson One of the city's boutique hotels is staking its claim as one of Australia's greenest hotels, writes Belinda Jackson.

Flight-delay mayhem as Melbourne Airport beset by fog

Fog at Tullamarine, Melbourne disrupts flights

Timna Jacks The sun finally broke through after a morning of mayhem at Tullamarine Airport, as thousands of passengers had their flights delayed, diverted and cancelled due to Melbourne’s unseasonable fog.

Melbourne

Weekend Away: The Sheraton, Melbourne

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Jane Reddy Jane Reddy enjoys boutique pleasures in a big hotel at The Sheraton, MELBOURNE.

Victoria

It's the Paris of the south

les miserables

Angie Kelly Francophiles and musical theatre fans will wish for one day more in Melbourne when Les Mis opens this month, writes Angie Kelly.

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Special features

Luxury

Height of luxury: Australia's top five hotel suites

Sydney Suite, Park Hyatt.

Ute Junker Huge rooms, unsurpassed views, private butlers, even a $9000 toilet - Ute Junker takes a look what Australia's most exclusive hotel suites have to offer.

Photo galleries

Photos

Virgin Australia's lounge in Melbourne Airport

Virgin Australia's latest lounge expansion in Melbourne features an espresso bar with 24 hour barista service, a stand-up wine bar, and a dedicated premium exit.

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.

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Travellers Tips

The Backpacker

Sixteen things I've learnt about Melbourne

What's not to love about Melbourne?

The Backpacker I never knew that much about Melbourne. I’d spent a few weekends there in the past, been to a couple of sporting events, drunk in a few bars, but I’d never had the chance to really get to know the...

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.

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Map of Melbourne

Travel News

Luxury hotel for young and wealthy to be built on Brisbane's old law courts site

An artist's impression of the W Hotel planned for Brisbane's CBD.

KIM STEPHENS 10:40am | A luxury hotel brand with properties in New York, Paris and London has announced its latest venture will be in Brisbane.

Plan for new 'Boris Island' London airport rejected

8:36am | A plan to build a major new airport to the east of London was rejected by a government-appointed commission on Tuesday, dealing a blow to its high-profile backer, the city's mayor Boris Johnson.

Taiwan's first budget airline to launch maiden flight

1:20pm | Taiwan's first budget airline Tigerair Taiwan will make its maiden flight later this month, signalling a new era for one of Asia's most popular tourist destination.

Food, wine, women: 15 reasons why France is so popular

JOLYON ATTWOOLL 2 Sep | France was confirmed as the most visited country in the world this month – and by a huge margin. But why?

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