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GAME ON: THE RISE OF SPORTS TOURISM

On January 21, 2016 at 03:43 AM

GAME ON: THE RISE OF SPORTS TOURISM

  • More than a quarter of Aussie sports lovers plan to cheer on the green and gold abroad in the next 12-24 months
  • The Rio games carries the most pull for sports fans, while England attracts the most sports fans

28 September, 2015: With the rugby currently underway in England, and less than a year until the big athletics games in Brazil, fans around the world are gearing up for some of the biggest and best international events on the sporting calendar. Read more

Game, Set & Match – 2011’s best sporting event destinations

On September 15, 2010 at 04:00 AM

Expedia.com.au’s 2011 sporting events travel calendar for sports buffs

Australians’ passion for all things sport is hardly a secret, so it should not come as a surprise that travelling to all corners of the globe to watch our favourite sport or sporting team in action is a popular way for many Australians to spend their holidays.

To make the most of a well-earned break as well as to get a ‘shot’ of their favourite sport, Expedia.com.au™, operated by Expedia, Inc., the world’s largest online travel company, has compiled a calendar for Australians listing the best sporting events globally in 2011 along with tips for getting the most out of the destination hosting the events. Read more