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!

A day afloat: Sailing the Turquoise Coast

Don’t be jealous, but Andrew Allen’s just got back from a week sailing Turkey’s Turquoise Coast with Busabout. If the idea of sailing effortlessly over warm, clear waters while enjoying delicious Turk...
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Norman goes to the Baltics

Remember Norman, our infamous travel photographer? His exquisite composition, his skilled use of light, his ability to capture the thrill of travel in a single self-portrait? In July we crowned him Wo...
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A relaxing yoga retreat in Thailand

 
Have you ever felt like you could use a holiday to get over your holiday? Travel junkie Monica Stott, who is one of our social media specialists and blogs over on The Travel Hack, says a relaxing yoga...
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Top tips from the travel experts

They say travel teaches you valuable lessons, gives you greater self understanding and an appreciation of different cultures. They also say stuff some money in your socks, don’t eat street food and pa...
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Top spots for an Indian summer

 
Right folks, that was it. Summer. The Olympic torch has been extinguished and the Jubilee’s a distant memory. We stayed put to cheer on our athletes, eyes loyally glued to the Games. Our weather’s bee...
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A thrill seeker’s guide to Orlando’s theme parks

 
Keen to hit the adrenaline-pumping theme parks of Orlando but overwhelmed by choice? Benedict Montgomery gives us the run down on his top attractions in the city of thrills and chills.  Orlando: just ...
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Walk the Line: New York's urban oasis

 
Suspended over the streets of New York's trendy Meatpacking District, there lies an oasis of urban respite. Stylish travel blogger Jaillan Yehia tells us why New York's High Line is the perf...
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Lazy days on Daytona Beach

 
A last minute decision to fly to Florida for a well-earned holiday finds Colleen Setchell relaxing on Daytona Beach – where the faces are happy and the ice cream is plenty. The smell of coconut oil su...
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4 minutes in Asia

 
Earlier this year, adventure addicts Barry and Laura quit their jobs and booked a round the world trip. With no firm end point in mind, they set off for South East Asia, documenting their travels on t...
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Setting off in style: Experiencing London Heathrow Clubhouse

Who said stylish travel should only start when you’re handed the keys to your plush hotel room? So asks traveller Suzanne Bearne, who believes luxury should be part of the journey itself. Sipping cock...
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Scuba in St Lucia

 
While holidaying in St Lucia, Laura Ridgers of donned scuba gear for the first time and nervously prepared to plunge into the sea. But after learning the ropes from a qualified instructor her fears w...
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Immersed in Marrakech

 
Stepping into Marrakech’s vibrant medina is an invitation to inspire the senses – with exotic sights, sounds and smells all jostling for attention amid an intoxicating arena of chaos. Not five minutes...
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