Flight Centre Travel Blog

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Bangkok-Bound: 5 ways to make the most of the city

 
Whether heading there on a city break or passing through on the way to the Thai Islands; this guide by travel writer Candace Rardon will help you make the most of your time in Bangkok. When p...
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Should you Bond with Cape Town?

 
Jailan Yehia explains how Cape Town is a film star - in more ways than you may have known. Cape Town has been going undercover as one of the world’s top 10 filming locations for some years, but could ...
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Exploring Alice Springs

 
When Vicky Philpott misjudged the distance between Alice Springs and Ayres Rock she found there was more to see in town than just the famous rock. ‘Excuse me, which way is it to Ayers Rock?’ The train...
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9 Things to Do in Litchfield National Park, Darwin

Victoria Philpott from  decided it was time to leave the clubs and bars behind in Darwin and be ‘at one’ with nature at the famous Litchfield National Park…   Litchfield National Park is a Darwin inst...
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We're flying high in The Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For!

  We're feeling pretty good today as last night at The Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For awards ceremony it ...
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Drive Yourself Hazy at Kruger National Park

In Part 3 of Jaillan Yehia's account of her South African adventure she is taking in the stunning panoramas and meeting the local wildlife at Kruger National Park. Need the perfect base for a sel...
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Sleeping Underground in Coober Pedy, South Australia

 
As an alternative to the typical tourist sights in Australia, Caroline Eubanks tells us about the time she spent the night in an underground bunker and went 'noodling' for opals in South Aus...
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The Festival Highlight of South Australia: The Royal Adelaide Show

 
Victoria Philpott from learns that pigs can actually fly and that super-sized carrots win awards in a South Australia show more uniqu...
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Finding the 'Real Australia' on the West Coast

 
Flight Centre travel consultant Lizzie Kempson travelled from Perth to Darwin on the West Coast of Australia and decided that for her the 'West is best!' Most people tend to head to the East...
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Where to Stay in Cape Town: Urban Buzz on Adderley Street

 
In her previous post for us, Jaillan Yehia, shared her recommendations on where to stay for a relaxed beach break in Cape Town. In this post she reveals her tips for things to do, see, eat and where t...
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Where to Stay in Cape Town: A Beach Break at Bantry Bay

 
Travel writer Jaillan Yehia spent this winter enjoying the shores and safaris of South Africa. In the first of her series of guest posts on the trip she recommends a great place to stay in Cape Town. ...
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'I did it my way': How to plan a wedding in Vegas!

 
Flight Centre International Travel Consultant Eva Martin has meticulously created her dream wedding in Las Vegas. Here she shares with us why she made that decision and how you can do it too! Like eve...
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