4 Reasons Why You Should Visit Iceland’s Secret Lagoon

No visit to Iceland is complete without a dip in a geothermal pool. Since settlers first discovered the glacier-capped island, the naturally-heated lagoons have offered bathing solutions and provided a centre for leisure and relaxation. Everyone knows the Blue Lagoon; the healing waters and … Continue reading

May 24, 2017 by Emma Brisdion


All Aboard The Ghan Train in Australia

Spectacular scenery, comfort and camaraderie are among the many reasons The Ghan train expedition has stood the test of time. Originally dubbed The Afghan Express, the Australian locomotive was named after the pioneering cameleers – once thought to be from Afghanistan, but in fact from … Continue reading

May 18, 2017 by Phil Murray


The Best Two-Week Australia Holidays

As the world’s number one travel company to Australia, we know all there is to know about the Land Down Under – and that includes sorting the fact from the fiction. As it happens, we love busting myths, especially the common misconception where people … Continue reading

May 10, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


Campervanning in Western Australia

Perth is one of the most remote cities in the world. But it’s never been easier to travel there, with the first direct link between London and Perth due to take off in March 2018. The city is also the gateway to Western Australia, … Continue reading

May 5, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


A Guide to Visiting Phillip Island

Less than two hours from Melbourne, Phillip Island is the perfect destination for wildlife and wilderness lovers. Think waddling little penguins, koalas sleeping in the trees and vast, undulating landscapes, complete with protected nature parks. Beyond that there’s the world-famous Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, … Continue reading

May 4, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


A Beginner’s Guide to Exploring Iran with G Adventures

The cat’s been out of the bag for a while, and Iran is now officially the worst-kept secret on the tourist radar. Last year, direct flights from London took off for Tehran after a four-year hiatus and the UK Embassy re-opened its doors in … Continue reading

April 28, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


Where to See Wildlife in Victoria, Australia

From the dramatic coast to the rugged, national park-filled interior, Victoria is home to some of Australia’s most iconic wildlife. Despite being the second smallest state Down Under, its rich landscapes are bursting with species – on land and in the surrounding waters – … Continue reading

April 26, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


8 Reasons Maine Should Be on Your Bucket List

With 52 states to choose from, it’s hard to pick a favourite. That being said, Maine, in the north-east corner of North America, does have an awful lot going for it; a landscape that varies from craggy coastlines to freshwater lakes and forested mountains, … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 by Emma Brisdion


Singapore Sling: A Stopover Guide to Singapore

Vibrant street life, stunning green spaces, spectacular architecture. And don’t even get us started on the food… With surprises at every turn, a stopover in Singapore is oh so much more than a one-night affair, says expat writer Mo Lawson. If you have 24 … Continue reading

April 21, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


7 Things to Do When it Rains in Vancouver

While Vancouver in the sunshine is utterly glorious, the city has plenty to offer on a rainy day too. So when a deluge hits, don’t just sit there getting soggy; try one of these things to do when it rains in Vancouver: Take afternoon … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg