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 […]

    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 […]

    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 […]

    These are the best (and worst) celebrity travel partners

    The results are in! We know Aussies are a decisive lot when it comes to travel planning and preparation, and it seems that that also stands when it comes to choice of travel partner. As you may have seen in the media we asked over 1,000 Australian travellers to tell us who they would love to […]

    What is the best Melbourne festival?

    Picking a great Melbourne festival is like shooting fish in a barrel; the options are sundry enough to keep even the staunchest festival devotee satisfied. It really just comes down to what it is that makes you feel festive. For lovers of comedy, it’s tough to top the Melbourne International Comedy Festival as the nation’s […]

    This is the most famous hotel in Hawaii

    Famed for its lush coastline, an endless supply of warm rays and world-class waves that march to shore and lure surfers year-round (particularly in the winter months, when the swells are bigger and the stakes higher), Oahu – the most iconic of the Hawaiian islands – is both a postcard landscape and a prized natural […]

    Here’s where the locals go to eat in Hong Kong

    One of the best ways to truly immerse yourself in a new city is to indulge in traditional fare. Put simply, eat what (and where) the locals eat. Known colloquially as Asia’s most colourful city, Hong Kong is also a veritable trove of culinary delights – and as such, the best place to indulge in […]