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    Where to get up and close with Australian wildlife on the Gold Coast

    As well as its pristine beaches, world-renowned surf breaks, theme parks and night life, Queensland’s Gold Coast is also a perfect place to experience all things creepy, crawly or cuddly. Whether it’s reptiles such as a Bearded Dragon or Carpet python, or mammals such as Eastern Grey Kangaroo, Common Brushtail Possum, Koala, Echidna or bats […]

    5 amazing food experiences to have in Adelaide and surrounds

    After road tripping around the country for 18 months, and eating a lot of food, I can confidently call Adelaide and surrounds the food bowl of Australia. There’s no where else that compares to the abundance of fresh, quality produce and innovative dishes. I couldn’t imagine you’d ever have a bad experience, nor should you […]

    6 extraordinary wine experiences in the Barossa

    Barossa wins my award for best wine region in Australia. It’s wines, most notably Shiraz, are outstanding, the scenery breathtaking, it’s rich immigrant history adds cultural depth and its artisan food prepared is with passion and care. Here are six ways to experience the extraordinary wines of the Barossa Valley. Cycle through the vineyards To […]

    Seven iconic cocktails and where in the world to drink them

    Usually born from a combination ingenuity and inebriation, nearly every cocktail known to man has a back-story that’s as interesting as the drink is delectable. That Gin and Tonic you’re sipping on? Concocted by British soldiers in the early 19th century to take the edge off the impossibly bitter flavour of quinine – a chemical […]

    A guide to the world’s most iconic hotels

    These are the hotels that you’ve seen in the movies and heard about in stories. They’ve played host to some of the most famous, beautiful, powerful and notorious people in history. A photo posted by The Plaza Hotel (@theplazahotel) on Oct 23, 2014 at 11:53am PDT   1. The Plaza, New York City This fabled Art […]

    Australia for the Ethical traveller

    With one billion international tourists now travelling the world each year, it’s becoming increasingly important to think about the enormous impact that results from such a large number of adventurous folk traversing the planet. And while you probably always plan to be a regular part of the travelling masses, you can actually do so with […]

    12 Iconic Travel Locations Made Famous by Hollywood

    One of the best ways to fill your travel itinerary? Look to Hollywood for inspiration. Here are some of the most spectacular spots made famous for playing the backdrop to your favourite films. 1. Phi Phi Islands Movie/s: The Beach Stay: Villa 360, Phi Phi Island Thailand’s dreamy island archipelago off the coast near Phuket […]

    A local’s guide to Hawaii

    Hawaii is a land full of hidden gems and incredible cultural experiences, to help you find the best of the best we spoke to 6 of Hawaii’s local experts for their views on the places not to miss as well as where to get off the beaten track to help you plan your next stay. Here we highlight our top […]