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!

Yoga retreat, lake setting

7 Things to Know Before You Go to a Yoga Retreat

Attending a yoga retreat for the first time can be extremely rewarding, life-changing even, but if you have never experienced a yoga holiday, it helps to know what to expect prior to departing. This w...
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The Most Beautiful Beaches in the World

On 8th June every year, we mark World Oceans Day, a day of celebration and awareness for the world’s oceans and the adverse effects humanity and our planet is having on them. Run by The Ocean Project,...
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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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Jen Naylor Travel Butler

Meet your Flight Centre Concierge: Jennifer

Our Concierge team is one of our best assets at Flight Centre – offering advice on the best restaurants, helping secure tickets to events, and planning  celebratory events for our customers – from spe...
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Kelowna, British Columbia

The Top 5 Things to Do in Kelowna, British Columbia

Canada's Kelowna is home to British Columbia’s breathtaking Okanagan Valley wine country. While this is Kelowna’s ticket to fame, there is an abundance of lesser-known and equally magical things ...
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What it's Like to Fly Business Class with Singapore Airlines

Before I went to Texas this year on Singapore Airlines’ inaugural flight from Manchester to Houston, I’d never flown Business Class before. In fact, I’ve never even ventured into Premium Economy. So, ...
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Washington DC, USA

Where to Eat in Washington DC

Often misrepresented as a place for politics not play, Washington, DC is bursting with creativity and tasty bites. Here, our local food fanatic – Vina Sananikone – reveals her favourite finds... Beyon...
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The Ultimate 50 Things to Do in Australia

Australia may be big, but our Travel Experts know it better than anyone - which is where this epic list comes in. Escape the tourist horde and really get under the skin of the Land Down Under with the...
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Fogo Island Inn, Canada

In Your Wildest Dreams: the Quirkiest Hotels in Canada

For a chance to see incredible wildlife, explore the great outdoors, taste outstanding local produce and sleep in hotels that are (almost) out of this world, there's no place quite like Canada. H...
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Ghost town, Namibia

5 Things You’ve Got to Do in Namibia

Namibia is a country of unrivalled beauty. Home to stunning mountains, ancient – almost alien – desert landscapes, and, of course, some of the best wildlife-watching opportunities in Southern Africa. ...
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Stanley Park, British Columbia, Canada

How to Spend a Weekend in Vancouver

Vancouver. Where mighty Canadian mountains frame the city and the skyline is peppered with sparkling skyscrapers. Having lived here for a decade, Flight Centre Travel Group’s Kieren Elliott shares an ...
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Bebe tailor in Hoi An

Why You Should Have Clothes Made in Vietnam

From the 15th to 19th century, Hoi An in Vietnam was a Southeast Asian shipping post. Its well-preserved international heritage is one of the big draws, with Chinese Temples and French colonial houses...
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