Hema Australian Geographic Travel Guide : The Great Ocean Road

Author : Chris Munn

 

Are you planning a trip along The Great Ocean Road or have friends or loved ones planning to visit from overseas?  This 64-page travel guide is full of information to whet the appetite, with vibrant photography and concise commentary about the culture, geography and wildlife.  It is an indispensable pre-travel guide as well as the perfect souvenir of your holiday.

Explore the rugged coastlines, shipwrecks, ancient

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Do you frequent Hendersonville Road in Asheville? City and county leaders want your input

If you travel along Hendersonville Road, Asheville city and Buncombe County leaders need your help.

The French Broad River Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is holding several virtual public workshops, beginning Wednesday, Oct. 7.

The workshops will focus on the section from Rock Hill Road to Airport Road. It’s a part of Hendersonville Road known for being heavily congested and expected to see more growth. News 13 met Elizabeth Russler outside

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The conference has gone virtual. But who says attendees have to stay home?: Travel Weekly

Rachel Morrell, a Franklin, Tenn.-based travel advisor with Creation Vacation, has four children at home ranging in age from 9 to 17. The youngest is in third grade, and the oldest is a senior in high school. It’s a full house and, as Morrell described it, one of her kids usually needs something from her.

So when she found out that the hosted buyer program Global Travel Marketplace (GTM) West,

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How Safe Is Air Travel In COVID Time? A JAMA Article Says It’s Safer Than You Think

People are generally poor at evaluating relative risk. They will drive long distances – something that is certainly relevant now – rather than fly, even though the risk of a fatal auto accident is much greater than that of a plane crash. They fear a flu vaccine but not the flu. 

But at this time, normally logical choices are nearly impossible because the knowledge of COVID is constantly evolving. People,

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Ryan Hurst goes inside Beta’s ‘nightmare fuel’ fate on The Walking Dead

Sons of Anarchy Favorite Ryan Hurst Joins The Walking Dead

Sons of Anarchy star Ryan Hurst has joined The Walking Dead for the upcoming ninth season, EW has confirmed.

Warning: This article contains spoilers about Sunday’s episode of The Walking Dead, “A Certain Doom.”

The Whispering is pretty much over. And the big fella who liked to chant about being the end of the world finally met his end.

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Best new UK hotels to check into this autumn

Gallery: Mary Berry’s kitchen: real homes of famous chefs (Lovemoney)

The UK’s most interesting new arrivals for an autumn staycation include a foodie haven in Henley-on-Thames, a revamped literary landmark in Dorchester and a historic riverside affair close to Hampton Court Palace.



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Here are the best spots to check into in the next couple of months.

The Independent’s hotel reviews are unbiased, independent advice you

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Vrbo is giving away 25 vacations worth $5,000 in some of its most iconic rentals, from a plane to a castle



This resort in Texas sleeps 37 and comes with its own water park. Courtesy of Vrbo


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This resort in Texas sleeps 37 and comes with its own water park. Courtesy of Vrbo

  • To celebrate its 25th anniversary, vacation rental company Vrbo is giving away 25 vacations worth $5,000 at 25 of its most iconic properties.
  • To enter, you need to upload a throwback family vacation photo to Instagram or Facebook with #VrboTurns25 before October 18, 2020.
  • The winners can then choose which
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Why Shares of Brazilian Airlines Azul and Gol Are Up Today

What happened

Brazilians returned to the skies in September, and that has the stocks of the country’s airlines soaring higher on Tuesday. Shares of Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes (NYSE:GOL) were up 10% as of 1 p.m. EST today, while shares of Azul (NYSE:AZUL) were up 7.6%.

So what

Airlines worldwide have seen demand plummet due to the pandemic, but South American carriers have been hit particularly hard. Azul and Gol

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Covid fear: Fewer people are eating out, travelling and seeing loved ones | UK | News

People are socialising, eating out and travelling less, according to the latest weekly report on the social impact of the pandemics by the Office for National Statistics. The figures emerged as 6,968 new cases of the virus and 66 deaths were recorded yesterday. The percentage of adults who left their home to meet up with family and friends in their homes dropped to 20 per cent in the week September

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Hotels offer Covid-19 safety amenities: Free health care, doctor visits and more

(CNN) — What feels like a lifetime ago in the days before Covid-19, hotels lured travelers with amenities such as complimentary breakfasts, cocktail hours and yoga classes at the spa.
The world has changed quite a bit since then. Though people are beginning to tiptoe out from their Airbnbs and homes — away from stockpiled toilet paper, sourdough starter and new puppies — and even hop on planes, the travel
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Hemingways Nairobi wins top luxury hotels award


Local high-end hotel, Hemingways Nairobi has received Mystery Inspectors Award in the Small Luxury Hotels Awards 2020, topping 550 properties globally. The award is determined by a team of anonymous inspectors who travel to all member hotels globally and go through an extensive check-list and report back on the quality of each hotel. “We see the award as an incredible boost for the luxury hospitality sector in Kenya, as

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Despite quarantine, travel credit cards are ramping back up

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This article is brought to you by the Personal Finance Insider team. It has not been reviewed, approved, or otherwise endorsed by any of the issuers listed. Some of the

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Social Distancing and “No Touch” Interactions Key to Rebuilding Confidence in Air Travel

With airlines and airports reporting unprecedented drops in traffic since the COVID-19 pandemic began, travelers who used to fly regularly are sharing what concerns they have about the risks of coronavirus at airports, and on airplanes and what actions can be taken to mitigate their apprehensions.

The HNTB America THINKS survey “Regular Fliers Confidence Study” confirms national data, with only 40% of regular fliers, those who fly at least three

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Will Trump’s illness break his hold over his followers? Mental health experts say probably not

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A supporter of President Donald Trump holds a campaign sign through the moonroof of a car as they drive past Walter Reed National Military Medical Center after the President was admitted for treatment of COVID-19 on October 4, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland. Samuel Corum/Getty Images

On Friday, Donald Trump was hospitalized at Walter Reed Medical Center near Washington after testing positive for the coronavirus and exhibiting symptoms. His

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James Feldkamp Discusses 5 Tips For Traveling Internationally

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James Feldkamp has been fortunate enough to travel to many different countries. Below, he shares some tips for traveling internationally.

ARLINGTON, VA / ACCESSWIRE / October 6, 2020 / If you’re traveling overseas, it’s a whole lot different compared to traveling anywhere around the United States. As James Feldkamp used to

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CDB Aviation Agrees to Lease Additional Six A321neos to Wizz Air

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 6, 2020–

CDB Aviation, a wholly owned Irish subsidiary of China Development Bank Financial Leasing Co., Limited (“CDB Leasing”), announced today an extension of the company’s relationship with Wizz Air Holdings Plc (“Wizz Air;” WIZZ.L) with an additional sale and leaseback transaction for a batch of six Airbus A321neo aircraft.

Wizz Air is expected to receive four A321neos in the fourth quarter of 2021, with the remaining two

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Luxury Hotels are Open Again, But Would You Go Out for a Casual Weekend?



a chair sitting in front of a window: Luxury Hotels are Open Again, But Would You Go Out for a Casual Weekend?


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Luxury Hotels are Open Again, But Would You Go Out for a Casual Weekend?

After almost seven months of the Covid-19 pandemic locking India down, I reluctantly accepted a dinner invitation from one of the top hotels in New Delhi. The slight hesitation came from the fact that the virus is still very much in the air, and the pandemic is far from over. But, after

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Amid fight for their survival, airlines ramp up for Thanksgiving travel boom

Thanksgiving will be the first time many people fly since the coronavirus pandemic began in March, and airlines — currently battling for the industry’s survival — are adding new routes to entice travelers to go home for the holidays, or at least encourage them to take a vacation somewhere warm.

“I don’t know if I’m flying home for Thanksgiving, but I have been thinking about flying somewhere soon. I’m conflicted,”

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Movie Review – Saint Maud (2019)

Saint Maud, 2019.

Directed by Rose Glass.
Starring Morfydd Clark, Jennifer Ehle, Lily Frazer, Lily Knight, Rosie Sansom and Turlough Convery.

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SYNOPSIS:

After recently finding religion, a nurse tries to put her past aside as she becomes the full-time carer of a terminally ill woman.

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It has been a long old journey to the UK multiplex circuit for Saint Maud. Brit director Rose Glass’s simmering seaside shocker first

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Govt issues inter-state travel ban to and from Sabah from Oct 12-25 (updated)

PUTRAJAYA: The government has issued a travel ban from Sabah to Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak and the Federal Territory of Labuan from Oct 12 to Oct 25.

Senior Minister (Security) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob (pic) said the decision was made following the increasing rise in Covid-19 cases in the state.

Ismail said exemption, however, will be given to special cases like emergency cases, deaths, essential services and others, which will

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