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!

Tess on Padar Island, Komodo

Sailing Komodo Island in Indonesia

I’ll be honest – I didn’t know much about Komodo Island before I was told I’d be visiting it on a work trip to Indonesia. And while I was excited to see the feared Komodo dragons in the flesh, I was a...
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Sunshine, Western Australia

An Expert's Guide to Western Australia

”It’s so different to the rest of the country. The vibe is really relaxed and the coastline is stunning, with amazing walks and so much incredible marine life." Here Flight Centre’s Australia Exp...
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An Insider's Guide to Vietnam

Local knowledge is the key to unlocking the secrets of a place. That’s why we’ve partnered with Buffalo Tours for our Asia Journeys. Meet Tuong, your Vietnamese guide... Everyone should visit once Vie...
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Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina

5 Must-See Places in Bosnia & Herzegovina

Often forgotten about in favour of its neighbour Croatia (blame Game of Thrones) and other Balkan states, southeastern Europe's Bosnia & Herzegovina has its own treasure trove of architec...
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Temples in Myanmar (Burma)

Why You Should Take a Back-Roads Tour in Asia

Imagine a holiday that combines the advantages of small-group tours with the one-of-a-kind experiences of independent travel. Ellie Fazan finds that a Flight Centre Escorted Journey in Asia offers the...
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South Beach, Miami

7 Reasons You’ll Fall For Miami

USA
With its Latin flavour, beach culture and swanky shopping opportunities, Miami is so much more than just a Floridian port hub. In fact, it's unlike almost anywhere else in the world, making it ea...
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Morocco

5 Reasons Why You Should Surf in Morocco’s Taghazout Region

There’s something serene and alluring about Taghazout, a former sleepy fishing village turned year-round surf destination, in southwest Mor...
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Philippines

How to Eat Like a Local in the Philippines

Coming from a family of ‘foodies’, one of my favourite parts of going on holiday is getting the chance to discover the local food and drink. And when I got the chance to travel to the Philippines, I c...
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Las Vegas skyline

6 of the Coolest Things to Do in Las Vegas

USA
Brash, bold and larger than life – on the surface a Vegas holiday can be a bit like Marmite: you either love it or hate it. But there’s so much more to this USA desert city beyond the bright lights of...
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6 Things to Know Before Campervanning Around New Zealand

Wide-open landscapes, unbeatable tarmac and endless mountains, coupled with a wide choice of campsites and some beautiful wild camping spots, make New Zealand the perfect choice for a campervanning ho...
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The Best Whitsunday Island for Honeymoons

The Best Whitsunday Island for Honeymoons

You would be hard pressed to find a more idyllic honeymoon destination than The Whitsundays. The archipelago of 74 stunning tropical Australian islands, nestled at the southern edge of the Great Barri...
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Things to Do on Brisbane South Bank

Best Things to Do on Brisbane South Bank

Whilst there are a host of activities to enjoy in the sun-drenched city of Brisbane, the city’s South Bank takes the biscuit. In similar fashion to London’s trendy area of the same name, Brisbane’s So...
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