Flight Centre Travel Blog

Where will your next trip take you? Be inspired by our latest travel news, holiday ideas, tips and recommendations. With new articles every day, you’ll never run out of ideas!

Chris Hemsworth in Australia

Hollywood’s Chris Hemsworth Talks Australia Holidays

Hollywood actor; heart-throb; Home & Away star. Australian native Chris Hemsworth is all of these things, but most importantly he’s a family man. That’s why he’s been busy touring Uluru, the G...
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El Nido (image: Rebecca Pocklington)

A Guide to the Islands of the Philippines

With 7,000 tropical islands nestled in crystal-blue seas, an endless variety of food, music and activities, and a rich culture throughout, it isn't hard to imagine the Philippines as paradise. It...
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Burleigh Heads

The Locals' Guide to Queensland, Australia

The unique story of Queensland, Australia’s second-largest state, is best told by the people who live there. These are the people who will help you get to the heart and soul of the place, as Helen Wri...
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Embarcadero (image: Claus Gurumeta)

A Second-Timers’ Guide to San Francisco

USA
San Francisco is a dynamic city – there are so many attractions here that you’ll never run out of things to do, no matter how often you visit. Your first visit will likely include a long list of ‘must...
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What to Expect from a Trip to Borneo

You might have heard of Borneo, but you won't really discover its wonders until you experience them first hand, writes Lucy Tolley... Kuching (image: Lucy Tolley)   This giant rugged is...
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An Interview with Bruce Poon Tip of G Adventures

Ellie Fazan speaks to philanthropist and founder of G Adventures, Bruce Poon Tip... Broke and more than 3,100 miles from the check-in desk for my pre-booked flight home, I once travelled alone from Ca...
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How to Explore New York City Like a Local

USA
It’s the subject of Jay-Z’s billboard hit, the stomping ground for Carrie Bradshaw, and the birthplace of Madonna. It’s a city that needs no introduction, and one that boasts an unrivalled reputation....
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A Guided Tour of Oahu, Hawaii

USA
Brangelina. Bennifer. Tomkat. Combining the names of a celebrity couple seems to doom their union to failure. But what’s true in Hollywood is not true in travel, where one clumsy portmanteau insists o...
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Why I Love Jasper as Much as Banff

When you’re planning your trip to Western Canada, everyone will rave to you about Banff National Park and the beauty of its abundant mirror lakes and snow-capped peaks. I agree with this sentiment com...
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Instatraveller: Globetrotting Dogs Django and Chloe

Seven countries and counting – lovable pooches Django and Chloe have been busy exploring the world and sharing it all on Instagram. With over 16,000 people following their story, we caught up with the...
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Share the Dream at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018

 
The team at Flight Centre Gordon Street Calling all sports fans! The Commonwealth Games are heading to the Gold Coast in Australia in 2018 and we're delighted to announce that Flight Centre is ...
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10 of the Most Vegan-Friendly Places in Asia

For vegans travelling around Asia the food opportunities are deliciously limitless – think veggie pad Thai, ginger garlic noodles and tofu soup. However, you’re also likely to run into hidden nasties ...
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