Flight Centre Travel Blog


Apr 24 2015

An Instagram guide to Kangaroo Island

Lauren Burvill

If you’ve never heard of Kangaroo Island, prepare to be amazed. This sandy and rugged island off the coast of South Australia is one of Australia‘s best kept secrets in terms of stunning landscapes, plentiful wildlife and sumptuous food. It’s got it all without the … Continue reading

Apr 23 2015

Where the locals go in Vancouver

Elle Croft

Experiencing a destination like a local, isn’t that what we all aim for when we travel to somewhere new? There’s something about scratching beneath the surface of a city and discovering the best places to eat, drink and explore. The kinds of places that … Continue reading

Apr 20 2015

13 things worth travelling to Queensland for

Lauren Burvill

1. First and foremost, Queensland looks like this: 2. And serves up meals like this: More than just a meat pie and a pint (or tinnie as they call them locally), Queensland holds its own on the world stage when it comes to cuisine, … Continue reading

Apr 20 2015

Virgin Atlantic Launches In-Flight Selfie Zones on Dreamliner

Flight Centre UK

This post originally appeared on Flight Centre Australia. Every narcissist’s dream, the selfie has become a part of daily life whether we like it or not. Now immortalised in culture, language and every social media outlet, it’s hard to escape the daily exploits of the … Continue reading

Apr 17 2015

7 Epic Road-Trips Around The Southern Great Barrier Reef

Flight Centre UK

This post originally appeared on Flight Centre Australia Southern Great Barrier Reef may not exactly roll off the tongue, but it’s incredibly easy on the eyes. This lesser-known pocket of the World Heritage wonder in Queensland sweeps east from Emerald to Rockhampton in the north, … Continue reading

Apr 16 2015

5 Free Things to do in New York

Flight Centre UK

This post originally appeared on Flight Centre Canada There’s plenty to see and do in New York City, but sometimes a vacation can quickly add up when you’re sightseeing and eating your way through a city. So we’ve put together a list of things … Continue reading

Apr 15 2015

An interview with Levison Wood

Flight Centre UK

Levison Wood had the nation in awe as he endured war, deserts and blisters on his incredible walk along the Nile. We caught up with the ambitious explorer to find out more about his fascinating expedition. Why did you choose to walk the Nile? … Continue reading

Apr 14 2015

The Flying… Koala? Qantas Upgrades Four Koalas to Business Class

Flight Centre UK

This post originally appeared on Flight Centre AU Four koalas have gone where many of us have yet to venture. A bunch of these furry marsupials received the VIP treatment on board Qantas, taking a seat in Business Class and enjoying in-flight luxuries like hot towels and eucalyptus-infused refreshments. … Continue reading

Apr 14 2015

A City Break Guide to Chicago

Flight Centre UK

Lou Malnati’s Cheese Deep Dish isn’t your regular pizza. The legendary slice is drenched in cheese and pools of sauce, and baked in pans deeper than cake tins. Typically, diners’ faces take on a sportsman-like grimace as they tackle the last piece, filling them with more than just pizza – but … Continue reading

Apr 13 2015

The Rise of Fitness Travel

Elle Croft

You’ve probably seen it in your Facebook news feed: exultant photos of friends waving medals towards the camera, grinning with achievement in the foreign sunshine. Half marathons, marathons, ultra marathons, cycling races, obstacle courses, triathlons, ironman, yoga retreats, team challenges…there seems to be no … Continue reading