The Best Things I Ate in Iceland

When I think of Iceland, I imagine cascading waterfalls, undulating mountains, jaw-dropping scenery and the wanderlust-inducing Northern Lights. Seeing these epic landscapes in real life has been high up on my bucket list for as long as I can remember. And, having been told … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 by Tessa Watkins


12 Striking Examples of Islamic Architecture that You Should See

Islamic architecture, with its vibrant colours and ornate arches, has given us some of the world’s most striking buildings. While the majority are mosques, you’ll also find some impressive tombs, palaces and forts adorned with the style’s distinctive minarets and domes. But it’s the … Continue reading

March 9, 2017 by Angela Griffin


Instatraveller: Eric the Globetrotting Stormtrooper

Star Wars may be all the rage right now, but @DarryllJones and his collectible Stormtrooper have been spreading the galaxy love for several years – and all around the world. Here, we catch up with Darryl about how he and ‘Eric’ became an Instagram sensation … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 by Tessa Watkins


How to Survive Travelling with your Partner

One of the most exciting things for couples to experience is to be lost overseas with each other. Travelling with your partner can mean discovering new places together, cultivating loves for new foods and drinks, and learning more about yourself and each other. That said, … Continue reading

February 27, 2017 by Two Bohemians


Where to See Polar Bears

If you’re into animals, there’s nothing quite like seeing a polar bear in the wild. Catch a glimpse of even a tiny tuft of that soft, creamy fur, and it’ll feel like you’ve stumbled upon the holy grail of wildlife experiences. That’s because seeing … Continue reading

February 14, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


8 Alternative Romantic Spots around the World

When it comes to romance and travel, the big hitters like New York City, Paris and Venice get a lot of attention, especially for anniversaries, special birthdays and Valentine’s Day. And while they’re all undoubtedly iconic and breathtaking, there’s still a whole world of … Continue reading

February 9, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


The Coolest Things to Do in Tokyo

As a city with over 13 million inhabitants and almost 150 skyscrapers, Tokyo rewards those who do their research. Its best sushi can be hidden behind a curtain, or a buzzing beer scene can be found down a dark laneway. To experience the city’s true … Continue reading

February 7, 2017 by Lauren Burvill


Make your Christmas Merry with these Festive Drinks from Around the World

IT’S CHRISTMAS! The Flight Centre crew just LOVES the festive period, and what makes Christmas Day even more enjoyable? Why, a seasonal tipple of course! To mark 25th December, whether you’re at home, in-transit or abroad, we’ve scoured the globe to present five festive drinks to try. … Continue reading

December 19, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg


5 of the Best Christmas Displays in the World

No matter where I am in the world, nothing makes me feel more festive than seeing a brightly-illuminated house, a fairylight switch-on, or a national icon decked in tinsel. Seeing such a display can immediately make you feel at home, not to mention full … Continue reading

December 15, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg


Instatraveller: the Travelling Irish Bear

Fergal Howard isn’t the first person to travel the world with a stuffed companion. But he is one of few who capture their toys in the photographs too. He takes Packie the Bear all over the planet – in fact, we’re a bit jealous … Continue reading

December 13, 2016 by Tessa Watkins