Flight Centre Travel Blog

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Announcing: the World’s Worst Mobile Photographer

 
There’s no denying that the quality of mobile cameras is making travel snapping simpler. Unfortunately, this doesn’t necessarily mean that the quality of travel photographers is following suit. That i...
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Ten ingenious travel apps (you’ve probably never heard of)

There’s no denying that we’re becoming more and more reliant on our mobiles to help us navigate the tricky world of travelling. If you’ve downloaded all the obvious travel apps and are keen to expand ...
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The Ottoman Trek: A Daily Snapshot

 
The Antipodean’s Andrew Allen took the path less travelled through the Balkans with Busabout’s Ottoman Trek. From the blue waters of Split to the history of Bosnia, the energy of Bulgaria and the vari...
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Hong Kong: Asia’s World City

 
Hong Kong really is an Asian city like no other. Emily Ray discovers its effortless blend of traditional Chinese culture infused with Western influences, and a city constantly alive with energy that b...
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Simon Reeve answers your travel questions

He’s been surrounded by a pack of hungry cheetahs, walked through minefields, survived malaria and pursued by a gigantic ‘amorous’ camel, and on Friday he answered your questions, fired at him over Tw...
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Anthony Cullen’s story behind the picture: Reunited Bosnian family

Throughout our competition to find the World’s Worst Travel Photographer we’ve been sharing top travel photography tips and stories ...
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Simon Reeve’s story behind the picture: in Madagascar

He’s braved frontline conflict, hunted with the bushmen on the Kalahari, dived with sharks, survived malaria and been adopted by former headhunters... and now he’s judging our World’s Worst Travel Pho...
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Chris Coe's Photography Tips (Part 2)

 
Last month we shared the first instalment of Travel Photographer of the Year founder Chris Coe’s tips for taking better travel photography. From the looks of the images you’ve been sending our way, yo...
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Live Q&A with Travel Photographer Anthony Cullen

On Friday we hosted a live Twitterview with award-winning photographer and judge of our cheeky World's Worst Travel Photographer competition, Anthony Cullen. For one hour, we fired him with quest...
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Meet Norman, this week’s worst travel photographer

 
If you haven’t met Norman Price yet, it’s time that you did. He’s been keeping us entertained here in the Flight Centre office with his seemingly limitless archive of terrible travel snaps and increas...
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Peregrine Vietnam Adventure – the winning story

It’s a great day for celebrating winners! Following the announcement of our Photograph Morocco winner, we are pleased to reveal the lucky person who’ll be blogging on behalf of Flight Centre on an Ess...
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Photograph Morocco with an Intrepid Tour: The Finalists

 
Last month we launched a photography competition, asking you to send us a photo from your last adventurous trip to win a 15 day adventure tour of Morocco with Intrepid Travel. We received so many grea...
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