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How I Ate My Way Along South Africa's Garden Route

How could you make one of the world’s most beautiful self-drive routes even better? Stuff it with great food of course. And when you discover the culinary treats that pepper South Africa’s iconic Gard...
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How to Travel with Family on a Budget

Once we had decided we wanted to take our children travelling for a few months, we were adamant that we would see it through. That said, we knew it would have to be a budget-friendly adventure. Sure, ...
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Where to See Wildlife in Victoria, Australia

From the dramatic coast to the rugged, national park-filled interior, Victoria is home to some of Australia’s most iconic wildlife. Despite being the second smallest state Down Under, its rich landsca...
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8 Reasons to Visit Coron, Philippines

Beautiful, spectacular, incredible, breathtaking. English adjectives will always fail to adequately describe the natural scenes that are awaiting travellers in Coron. This small archipelago is found h...
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5 of the Best Things I Ate in Thailand

When I found out I was going to Thailand, it goes without saying that I was excited about visiting the beautiful temples, soaking up a new culture and touring the picturesque islands. But, if I’m brut...
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Why You Should Visit Hawaii’s Big Island

Hawaii’s Big Island has been making newspaper headlines all over the world in recent months. First, there were the eruptions of Kilauea in Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park back in May, forcing the park...
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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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7 Reasons to Take a Superhero Tour in New York City

Lights! Camera! Superhero action! Whether you like to admit it or not, everybody loves a good superhero. My personal favourite? Ant-man. Extreme sarcasm and the ability to change size? What’s not to l...
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Road Trippin' in the USA

Covering 1,672 miles from the burnt-orange landscape of the Grand Canyon to iconic Santa Monica Boulevard, Flight Centre’s Alexandra Gregg put her pedal to the metal on one of our tailor-made USA Jour...
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The Bluffer's Guide to Thailand's Islands

Love the idea of an island adventure in Thailand, but not sure where to start? Here’s all you need to know about Thailand’s 10 best isles – for beach lovers, solitude seekers, party animals and more.....
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Flight Centre’s Travel Bucket List: The Top 50

Looking for bucket list inspiration? Look no further. We asked Flight Centre’s most knowledgeable Destination Experts to give us the lowdown on their favourite travel must-sees, the sights and activit...
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8 of the Best Places in the World to Go Whale Watching

Whales are majestic creatures and there is nothing quite as memorable or magical as witnessing them up close in their natural habitat. If whale watching is at the top of your bucket list, read on to d...
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