Elle Croft

When Elle is not travelling, she's blogging about it over at A Bird in the Hand Travel. She believes that you don't have to look like a backpacker to travel, and writes about the stylish side of wanderlust, from stylish destinations to packing tips.

Best Road Trips in Victoria, Australia

If you love the idea of road tripping in Australia consider making the state of Victoria your starting point for a driving holiday Down Under. From the culture-packed city of Melbourne there are a num...
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Where the Locals Go in Vancouver

Experiencing a destination like a local, isn’t that what we all aim for when we travel to somewhere new? There’s something about scratching beneath the surface of a city and discovering the best place...
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Why San Francisco is the new New York

 
Think of a city break destination in the USA, and chances are your mind will immediately take you to the bustling metropolis of New York. The Big Apple, where you’ll find world-class entertainment bru...
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6 Reasons to Visit Australia in Winter

As an Australian, I used to be totally acclimatised to the weather Down Under. When winter hit you’d see me bundled in scarves and jackets complaining about the ‘freezing’ weather. It was, in fact, ab...
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The Rise of Fitness Travel

 
You've probably seen it in your Facebook news feed: exultant photos of friends waving medals towards the camera, grinning with achievement in the foreign sunshine. Half marathons, marathons, ultr...
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Dos and Don'ts of Visiting South Africa

Take a look at our top tips for visiting South Africa, and most importantly, find out if it is safe: South Africans are incredibly proud of their country, and for good reason. Of course, once...
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Best destinations to help you achieve your 2015 New Year’s Resolutions

Another new year, another list of resolutions. What does your list look like this year? If it’s anything like the average Brit...
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Our favourite destinations for 2015

 
Remember our favourite destinations for 2014? We still love those cities, but of course, 2015 will bring a brand new year of travel and even more favourites to add to our list. So if you’re hoping to ...
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The icons of San Francisco

 
San Francisco is one of the most iconic cities in the USA, but what does it have to offer visitors, apart from a rather pretty red bridge? This infamous city will keep visitors entertained within the ...
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17 reasons why you should visit South Africa

South Africa is one of those countries that is, for now, relatively unknown as a tourist destination. The World Cup in 2010 served as its international début and since then more and more visitors have...
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Competition: The Big Aussie Reunion

 
Win a trip to Queensland, Australia and be reunited with a loved one! Are you missing a childhood friend? Maybe a relative that made the big move Down Under? Or maybe even someone you shared an advent...
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The Best History Museums in Sydney

 
Sydney has more museums than most cities, and somewhat frustratingly most of them are worth going to, which makes choosing the right one a tricky decision. However, if you’re really keen to learn abou...
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