Archive for the "Australia & NZ" Category
Ever wondered what it would be like to go island hopping, around some of the most stunning paradises on this Earth? Well, let’s jump… Often referred to as: “The best kept secret in the Pacific”, the Cook Islands offer plenty to wind you down, or take you right up there. Wow, is that real? Of … More
Put your feet up and channel your inner romantic as we head to the Cook Islands to warm the cockles of your heart. Dubbed the best romantic getaway in the world, this South Pacific showstopper will have you swooning at first glance. Dripping in natural beauty and doused in buckets of sunshine, these tropical islands … More
This year is set to be an incredible whale watching season with over 15,000 whales expected to grace Australia’s coastlines. There is an abundance of great whale watching destinations in Australia. Check out our guide on the Best Whale Watching Destinations in Australia that details everything from recommended tour companies, events/festivals and of course where … More
Everyone knows that Queensland’s Gold Coast is synonymous with family-holiday fun. With sunshine, amusement parks and beaches on tap, it’s the obvious choice for time out with the little ones. What’s more, it’s home to the palatial, six-star Palazzo Versace Gold Coast which just happens to be kid-friendly. We know, crazy right? The child-friendly nature … More
Is the enigmatic subculture of hipsterdom past prime? A valid query, surely, when the likes of Forbes see fit to run manipulative, search-engine-happy, multi-page articles on the most hipster-dense places in America (hint: Portland and Austin made the cut). But such is the nature of a cross-cultural juggernaut (virus?) like hipsterism, which lives on with … More
Rum was once the tipple of choice in Australia (and, moreover, a form of currency) and wine is all the rage today. But beer, sweet beer, has a special place in Oz. Here’s a rundown of joints where atmosphere and taste collide.