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Great Ocean Road named in Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2018

2 Feb 2018

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Lonely Planet has named the Great Ocean Road as number five in the top 10 recommended Cross Generational Travel experiences in their Best in Travel 2018.

 

Family holidays have come of age. Banish memories of tense car rides and bickering by the beach, and embrace cross-generational travel: blissful trips for adults and their grown-up kids.

 

Leading global travel authority Lonely Planet has named the Great Ocean Road as number five in the top 10 recommended Cross Generational Travel experiences next year in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2018.

 

Best in Travel 2018 is Lonely Planet’s 13th annual agenda-setting collection of the world’s hottest destinations, experiences and trends for the year ahead. The best-selling inspirational travel yearbook also declares cross-generational travel as a top travel trend for 2018. 

 

Their travel experts recommend taking it in turns behind the wheel (or back-seat driving) on a spectacular coastal road trip along the Great Ocean Road.

 

The top 10 locations for 2018 are: 1. Budapest, Hungary 2. The Nile, Egypt 3. Oaxaca, Mexico 4. Napa Valley, USA 5. The Great Ocean Road, Australia 6. Kerala, India 7. Tyrol, Austria 8. Beijing, China 9. Kenya 10. Naples, Italy.

 

Check out our Great Ocean Road feature here.

 

Just a short drive from the Great Ocean Road, Discovery Parks – Geelong makes a great base for your adventure. Book your stay here.

 

This article was published in G’DAY Magazine.

 

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