Flight Centre Travel Blog

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Templed Out? 10 stylish things to try In Siem Reap

Discerning traveller Jaillan Yehia discovers the stylish side of Siem Reap and gives us 10 reasons to linger near Cambodia’s Temple City. Most tourists come to Siem Reap to see Cambodia’s UNESCO World...
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A winter weekend in Venice

Cat Mills says winter is the best time to visit Venice – when the canals are veiled in mist and the summer crowds have gone. After living in Malta for several months, my partner and I were getting res...
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Wicked and weird at La Tomatina

Purveyor of festivals wicked, weird and just plain bizarre, Cat Mills heads to La Tomatina to find out what the tomato-squelching fuss is about. And gets herself pummelled in the process. I am setting...
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Getting to know Brisbane

 
30 January’s Flash Sale destination and a firm favourite of many a Flight Centre crew, Brisbane is worth getting to know. Brissie, Brisvegas, Brisneyland – whatever you want to call it, Queensland’s c...
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Sweet tooths take note: Budapest has the goods

Travel blogger and sugar-addict Sophie Williams discovers the cafe culture of Hungary’s capital – and indulges in a few luxurious treats along the way. Budapest is becoming an easy weekend getaway des...
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Hidden heaven at Hotel Maya, Kuala Lumpur

‘Urban boutique’ Hotel Maya is a peaceful respite in Kuala Lumpur’s busy city centre, says Lauren Rayner. Stepping into my room on the 18th floor above Jalan Ampang, a busy street in Kuala Lumpur’s bu...
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Honeymoon destinations with a difference in South Australia

Today, tastes in honeymoons come in all flavours. Floating on a sun drenched golden isle in an aquamarine ocean may not be for everyone. So, if your keywords are ‘off the beaten track’, ‘something unu...
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Pastry and paradise at Crimson Resort & Spa, the Philippines

It’s all about the pastry for trendy travel blogger Jaillan Yehia when she visits Crimson Resort & Spa in the Philippines. Well, and the pool, and the Jacuzzi, and the spa... It may not sound ...
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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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