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How to Spend 3 Days in Sydney

Soaking in the stunning view of Bondi Icebergs Pool (image: Lauren Burvill)   If, like me, perfect to you is a big city vibe with golden beaches at your fingertips, then Sydney is your bliss. Austra...
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Victoria Peak Hong Kong Lizzie Lacey-Brennan

How to Spend Four Days in Hong Kong

Hong Kong really is one of those places where there is something new to discover around every corner. For some, this can be overwhelming, so here’s a little guide on how to spend four days in this won...
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The Best Ways to See New Zealand’s Glaciers

New Zealand features on most travel bucket lists, and it’s not hard to see why; with its deserted beaches, winding coastal paths and undulating mountains, it’s a true outdoor wonderland. But there’s o...
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Lake Lugano Irina Ginghina

From Switzerland to Italy: A European Road Trip

Most people think exploring exotic places means flying long-haul, but we tend to forget that Europe is magnificent as well.  To prove the point, our Travel Expert Irina and her family took a road trip...
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Snow covered Grand Canyon from helicopter Phil Murray

The Grand Canyon: A Big Statement for Nature to Make

Route 66. The Mother Road. The Main Street of America. Just a few hours after leaving Las Vegas, we were cruising down this legendary highway, heading to Seligman, Arizona, for what would be the first...
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9 Brazilian Foods You Have to Try

South America boasts a fusion of flavours so unique that no other continent can quite compete. And within that is its crowning glory: a little country called Brazil – perhaps you’ve heard of it? Home ...
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Cockatoo Dwayne Blee

7 Reasons to Drive the Great Ocean Road

With spectacular views, winding roads, inland rainforests and beautiful beaches, this 151-mile drive Victorian Drive packs a punch on a small scale (by Australian standards!) Here's what to expec...
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Babka full English breakfast Nadia Williams

Top 3 Spots for Brunch in Melbourne (Fitzroy & Collingwood)

One of the first things I noticed upon wandering the neighbouring districts of Fitzroy and Collingwood (besides their clear love of spray-paint cans) was that these guys love to eat. Even more excitin...
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Camels in Morocco

Touring Morocco with G Adventures

The land of historic medinas, winding souks and passionate bartering, Morocco had been on my travel wish list for some time. Having travelled with G Adventures previously and been blown away by how gr...
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Galapagos Islands Jessica French

The Top Free Things to Do in the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos is a bucket list destination for many travellers worldwide. It is the source of many an Attenborough documentary, a paradise for wildlife and the home of the concept of evolution. It tru...
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Things to Know Before You Go to Japan

“I’ve always wanted to go to Japan” is a sentence I’ve been hearing repeatedly since I got back from my recent trip. It was my second visit to Japan in a few years, and yet I was still surprised and d...
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4 of the Most Responsible Wildlife Experiences in Thailand

There’s far more to Thailand than picture-perfect beaches, ancient temples and outrageously cheap booze. This coastal nation is home to a diverse range of ecosystems and, as a result, a fabulous displ...
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