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!

Spotlight on: Vancouver

Consistently voted one of the best cities in the world to live in, what does Vancouver have in store for the unsuspecting visitor? Lauren Rayner heads there to find out. What to see The city, of cours...
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Our best sale: on show now

 
You might feel like the holiday season is coming to an end – you’re back at work, the skies are grey and the snow (which were it to dust our rooftops before Christmas would be lovely and festive) is d...
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Life in Namibia

Flight Centre’s own Gemma Budd was lucky enough to experience life in a local Namibian community on a recent trip to Africa. Here are some photos from her trip. Arriving in Namibia, we were catapulted...
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The best Copenhagen eats

Forget swanky Michelin-starred restaurants, says Emma Dance. In Copenhagen it’s all about the hot dogs (and as a foodie blogger, she’d know!). This was no ordinary hotdog. This was a Copenhagen Polser...
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Top 5 things to do in Beijing

Visiting Beijing can be daunting, says travel blogger Sophie Williams, as there’s so much to see and do. Lucky for us, Sophie has crafted a list of the top five things to do in Beijing to make your tr...
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Cool places: The trulli of Alberobello, Italy

Looking out across the conical roofs jutting out from the landscape of Alberobello, you could be forgiven for thinking you’ve slipped into a forgotten JRR Tolkien novel – these slouched limestone dwel...
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Brooklyn’s shining

 
When visiting New York, Manhattan is often the star of the show. But travel blogger Suzanne Bearne says that Brooklyn makes the perfect leading lady.  When you think of New York, the attractions of Ma...
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Merry Christmas from the Flight Centre crew

 
We want to hear about your most memorable travel moments from 2012 – comment on this post to share yours! What a year it’s been! We’ve had an amazing time following the travels of our guest bloggers, ...
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Paradise, Malaysian style

Travel blogger Jaillan Yehia was so blown away by Malaysia’s Pangkor Laut that she had to tell us about it. Now – if you need us, we’ll be en route to the airport... ‘Sounds amazing but I think you�...
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6 great travel reads that have been made into films

Reading about our favourite or must-visit destinations and then seeing them in film is almost as enjoyable as travelling itself. Here are some of our picks for travel reads that have been brought to l...
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Journey to Hobbiton: Discovering Matamata, New Zealand

Swept up with Bilbo’s quest? Fancy an unexpected adventure to Middle Earth? Travel blogger Teresa Curran notices that things have gone a bit Hobbit-mad in New Zealand... The small town of Matamata, ab...
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Hitting the slopes in Sunpeaks

Next week the global Flight Centre social media team is gathering in Canada for its annual conference - and while we're there, we thought we'd test run a few of the slopes. We'll be sta...
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