I used to be a travel agent so I have a bit of a tendency to be a know-it-all when it comes to travelling. I will admit there are a lot of destinations that I know nothing about, yet when it comes to planning for your getaway, I’m your gal. Without providing destination specific advice, I will offer up some basic tips which surprisingly can be forgotten in that pre holiday daze.
Many people believe there is a formula for success, however most success stories begin with tales of adversity and failure. Some of the world’s most successful people have attributed their success to the hard times they’ve endured in the past.
Anyone who has grown up in a small town will be able to relate to the feeling of just wanting to escape. For as long as I can remember, it was something in the back of my mind, a constant need of wanting to venture out and possibly never return.
We jump on a bike to ride around Bali, avoiding the stereotypes of Bintang singlets, local hagglers and drunken bogans.
By pure chance I got the opportunity to visit Tasmania for a long weekend and I couldn’t have been more pleasantly surprised. Full of amazing restaurants, cafes and some of the best coffee you’ll ever try, definitely consider adding Tasmania as a new destination on your bucket list.
A holiday just doesn’t feel like a holiday unless there’s plenty of sunshine, adventure, shopping and of course, an awesome hotel pool. Whether it’s a Balinese infinity pool hanging in the jungle or a shark infested pool in Dubai, we’ve scoured the globe to find 10 of the best that you can really make a splash in.
Whether it’s a European summer, hiking in Uluru, a weekend in the Hamptons or a Manhattan escape, these Instagram accounts will have you packing your bags faster than a New York minute.
Sometimes in life you meet people who, through no fault of their own, make you feel a little inadequate. Kristie Murray of you.theworld.wandering. is one of those people. She’s the type of girl you’re instantly drawn to, and whilst you can’t quite pinpoint it on just the one thing, a few minutes into talking to Kristie you realise she is the ultimate package.
If you’re looking at these pictures wondering whether you need to get your eyes checked, look again. Although you might feel a little disorientated, what you’re seeing is real. We take you on a global tour of some of the world’s most curious topsy turvy houses – All fabulous, all unique and all slightly backward.
Recently my job forced me to take a break from travelling (how dare they), so I decided to be a tourist in my own hometown. Here’s what I found.
When flying into Christchurch, hire a car and do a driving itinerary of the South Island. This will allow you to spend some time in the city itself and then trek further beyond, trailing the Pacific Ocean as you go.
We go out on a limb to show you the best tree houses nestled around the globe. From a rain forest in Costa Rica to the Balinese jungle, these humble abodes will have your travel plans branching out in no time.
If the thought of spending hours waiting in airports sans reading material gives you anxiety just like us, check out these perfect travel inspired stories.
If I’d learnt one thing from travelling, it was that the way to get things done was to go ahead and do them. Don’t talk about going to Borneo. Book a ticket, get a visa, pack a bag, and it just happens.
There’s nothing like the feeling you get when you’re counting down till your next holiday. Especially when that holiday includes an island, 3 of your best girlfriends, sunshine and a whole lot of cocktails.
My mind is racing with fantasy plans of running away and never returning, but I know going home is inevitable. I know when I get home, home will still be the same. But something in my mind has changed, and for me, that has changed everything.
Hobbiton is one of the world’s only preserved film sets. Upon arrival, you’ll notice that the site actually looks like people live there. The set is maintained for the tour groups that arrive en mass and even if you’re not a fan, I guarantee you will be impressed.
In life, as in travel, I truly believe you need to experience things for yourself. This became even more apparent for me when I visited Los Angeles for the first time.
I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect from The Bahamas, but I was pretty sure it would be nothing short of spectacular. Was I right? You bet.
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