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


What it’s Like to Get Engaged and Married at Uluru

When Flight Centre customer Philippa Hyams first travelled to Uluru, she had no idea how significant the destination would become for her. After husband Robert took her by surprise and got down on one knee here after the pair had been together 18 years, … Continue reading

April 13, 2017 by Tessa Watkins


Instatraveller: Globetrotting Cats Bolt & Keel

Travelling cats @BoltandKeel have gone from rags to riches fast; from unwanted kittens to grown-up felines who have the world as their oyster (and we all know how much cats love fish). It’s not always nice when you find out some friends have travelled more … Continue reading

April 12, 2017 by Tessa Watkins


5 Travel April Fools’ Day Pranks We Wish Were True…

The history behind April Fools’ Day is a bit muddy. Did it stem from the turn of the seasons? Or from the adoption of a new calendar? We may not have the answer, but what we do know for certain is that, since the … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


7 Reasons to Visit Guatemala

Some of my fondest memories of Central America are from my time in Guatemala, a country that quickly became one of my favourites and which offers everything that Central America is known for: breathtaking nature, historical sites spanning centuries, bright towns and vibrant cities. … Continue reading

March 28, 2017 by Claus Gurumeta


6 of the Best Foods I Ate in Oman

The Sultanate of Oman is a country brimming with culture and traditions. The landscape is breathtaking, the hospitality second to none, and the culinary scene is definitely something to write home about. On my two-week trip through the Sultanate, I found adventures were equally … Continue reading

March 27, 2017 by Ross Jennings


How to Experience the Best of Costa Rica in 7 Days

As soon as we crossed the border from Panama, it was clear we had entered Costa Rica. Somehow, the vegetation seemed greener, despite both countries virtually sharing the same geography. Our bus rode on seaside roads and through lush jungles, past miles upon miles … Continue reading

March 22, 2017 by Claus Gurumeta