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!

Views of the Hollywood sign Carlie Mesquitta

5 Ways to Live Like a Local in Los Angeles

USA
Los Angeles is the pinnacle of the American Dream. A place where Hollywood stars are a dime a dozen and the sun shines pretty much 365 days a year. The jewel of the California crown, LA attracts hundr...
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Spring salad made with grains and seeds

Discovering Arizona's Flourishing Food Scene

USA
A big state that’s big on flavour, Arizona will surprise and delight. Helen Wright gets a taste of what’s on offer from Pavle Milic, a pioneer in the Phoenix culinary community, and discovers that kee...
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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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Black Island Shipwreck Philippines Richard Collett

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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Hawaii Big Island

Why You Should Visit Hawaii’s Big Island

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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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Daily Planet Building New York

7 Reasons to Take a Superhero Tour in New York City

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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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Koh Lanta, Thailand

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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