Flight Centre Travel Blog

Aug 18 2014

7 of the Best Hotels in New Zealand

Anthony Lavall

New Zealand is an area of abundant natural beauty and a long time favourite destination for Flight Centre customers. So there is no wonder that 3 Kiwi cities were recently named in Conde Nast’s “friendliest cities” on earth. If you’ve not been before then … Continue reading

Aug 14 2014

10 Top Tips for Taking the Perfect Landscape Shot

Anthony Lavall

Make sure you don’t miss any of those amazing holiday moments with these handy hints from Panasonic photography expert Mark Baber, on capturing the best possible landscape shots. Whether surveying stunning landscapes or tracking elusive wildlife in the breathtaking scenery, these top tips will … Continue reading

Aug 11 2014

5 Must Visit Areas for any Trip to New Zealand

Anthony Lavall

New Zealand is a country that is remarkably geographically diverse. One third of its land is protected, with a lush landscape of sweeping coastline and beaches, ancient volcanoes, rain-forests and mountain ranges. Fox Glacier On the South Island’s west coast lie the Franz Josef … Continue reading

Aug 6 2014

11 Reasons Why You Should go to the Gold Coast for the Commonwealth Games 2018

Anthony Lavall

So the dust has just about settled and the 2014 Commonwealth Games have come to a close. Like the Olympics, the Commonwealth Games have been revered as showcasing the world’s best sporting talent and Scotland can be extremely proud of the effort that went … Continue reading

Aug 4 2014

Things to do with One Day in Paris

Anthony Lavall

One Day in Paris Just because you’re short on time in one of the most picturesque cities in the world, doesn’t mean that you can’t get the most out of your visit. This circular route around the river will help you hit the hotlist, … Continue reading

Aug 1 2014

5 Top Things to do in Bangkok

Anthony Lavall

Thailand, and Bangkok in particular, has been under turbulent times over the last year. The military coup which is still in place in the country, may have caused a few eyebrows to be raised and questions to be asked about whether or not it … Continue reading

Jul 31 2014

5 Amazing Things to do in Dubai

Anthony Lavall

5 Amazing Things to do in Dubai Dubai can be a daunting place to spend time in, but don’t lose your head, because behind its gleaming facade of glass-fronted opulence it has a fun side. Here’s my pick of things to do in Dubai… … Continue reading

Jul 28 2014

6 Day Trips from Auckland to Get you Out of the City

Anthony Lavall

If you’re keen on holidaying in New Zealand then you should check out our Tourism New Zealand promotion for fantastic offers. If you’re travelling to New Zealand anytime soon, it’s likely that at some point you’re going to be visiting its largest city; Auckland. … Continue reading

Jul 24 2014

Visiting the World’s Top Landmarks

Elle Croft

Do you have your bucket list written? Get a pen handy, because you’ll want to add some destinations to that list today. When TripAdvisor recently released their 2014 Traveller’s Choice Top 25 World Landmarks list, we were inspired. From Australia to Europe, Asia to … Continue reading

Jul 23 2014

New Ride at Six Flags – Fastest and Tallest Roller Coaster in the World!

Anthony Lavall

A new ride at Six Flags adventure park in Jackson, New Jersey, has been touted as the fastest and tallest in the world! The ride reaches speeds of 90 miles per hour in a 10 second free fall and was opened in conjunction with … Continue reading