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48 Hours in Sydney – How To See It All!

48 Hours in Sydney – How To See It All!

Sydney Australia in 48 Hours – How To See It All!

Australia’s largest city, Sydney is known for its iconic cityscape, bustling attractions and natural beauty. With so much to do and see, it’s the perfect destination for an action-packed getaway or a romantic weekend escape. Here are some of the best Sydney attractions to visit while you’re there.

May 26, 2017 | By More
Think You’ve Been Everywhere?  Discover Apia, Samoa

Think You’ve Been Everywhere? Discover Apia, Samoa

5 Incredible Things to Do Around Apia, Samoa

Located to the north-west of American Samoa are the islands of the Independent State of Samoa, formally known as Western Samoa. Comprised of two main islands, Savai’i and Upolu, and four smaller islands, Samoa is renowned for its tropical climate, white sand beaches and its friendly culture.

May 3, 2017 | By More
Where To Find The Best Surfing Worldwide

Where To Find The Best Surfing Worldwide

Top Spots For The Best Surfing Experiences Across The Globe

The song might say ‘Surfin USA’, but around the world there are a lot of incredible beaches and coves that offer great waves that you won’t find anywhere else. If you want to catch the wave of a lifetime then get out of the house and go get them. There are some great waves on the other side of the world just waiting for you and some of these top surfing hotspots are a good place to start searching.

April 14, 2017 | By More
How to Visit Great Barrier Island While Touring New Zealand

How to Visit Great Barrier Island While Touring New Zealand

If you’re visiting New Zealand’s North Island, a visit to the spectacular and unspoilt Great Barrier Island is a must. The Island offers fantastic walking trails, abundant wildlife, great surfing, snorkeling and diving, relaxing hot springs, and famous golden sand beaches.

How to visit Great Barrier Island, the eco gem of New Zealand.

April 12, 2017 | By More
The South Pacific’s Most Exciting Conference Destinations

The South Pacific’s Most Exciting Conference Destinations

The Pacific’s Most Exciting Locations For A Business Conference

Planning to hold a business conference or special event? Turn it into a real adventure by choosing a location that offers more than just a place to talk business. Though cities across the Pacific deliver in terms of culture and scenery, hosting a conference down-under is not always a planner’s first thought. But consider our list of the best cities in which to host an academic or business event, it’s sure to inspire a bit of Pacific thinking when you’re organising your next international conference.

April 6, 2017 | By More
Melbourne in 24 Hours – Just The Very Best!

Melbourne in 24 Hours – Just The Very Best!

Tips For Spending One Wonderful Day in Melbourne – Just The Very Best.

Melbourne is Australia’s unofficial cultural capital. It’s a foodie haven and a sport lover’s paradise. It’s quite easy to fill a whole week here. But, if you have just a day, here are the attractions that will give you a taste of what Melbourne is all about.

March 9, 2017 | By More
6 Exotic Dishes You’ll Taste Only in Australia

6 Exotic Dishes You’ll Taste Only in Australia

6 Exotic Aussie Dishes You Won’t Taste Anywhere Else

Australia is famous around the world for its fantastic beaches, cosmopolitan cities, amazing natural settings, and breathtaking wildlife. What often falls under the radar of many foreign visitors is the Australian culinary tradition. You’d be amazed to discover the degree to which Australian cuisine was inspired by influences from African, Thai, Asian, and indigenous Aboriginal tastes. Sure, the majority of common Australian foods are British in character and quite approachable. But what’s the fun in tasting the familiar?

November 21, 2016 | By More
Magnificent Art Destinations in Australia

Magnificent Art Destinations in Australia

Magnificent Art Destinations in Australia

Artistic souls will find a lot to look forward to in their visit to the Land Down Under. Thanks to its rich history and multi-culturalism, Australia has a lot to offer to anyone interested in art. So, if you’re planning a trip to this beautiful country, make sure to include some of the most amazing art places in your itinerary and widen your horizons by experiencing breathtaking works of art first hand.

November 7, 2016 | By More
7 Best WiFi Coffee Hangouts In Ubud Bali

7 Best WiFi Coffee Hangouts In Ubud Bali

Distanced from Bali’s crowded Kuta, Ubud is known to be the cultural heart of the Island of Gods. Quaint and peaceful, the town is surrounded with Balinese villages, flourishing rice fields, green forests and mountains. It also specializes in traditional crafts and wood carving arts. If you love to be close to nature, learn and experience the culture of Bali, Ubud is the place to be.

November 2, 2016 | By More
7 Unforgettable Destinations in Western Australia

7 Unforgettable Destinations in Western Australia

7 Destinations in Western Australia That Will Wow Every Traveler.

Covering no less than one third of the continent, this amazing region deserves your undivided attention, and for a good reason! With all the sights, sounds, smells and tastes ready to sweep you off your feet, adventure is lurking around every corner.

September 8, 2016 | By More
Guide to Australia’s Best Microbreweries

Guide to Australia’s Best Microbreweries

Top 6 must-visit microbreweries and craft beers you need to taste while in Australia.

The love of craft beer has made a strong impression in Australia over the past decade with the emergence of many notable microbreweries all over the country. While there are no shortage of places to visit in Australia, some breweries really strike a chord, not only in their beer brewing abilities but in their sense of real down to the red-earth-core of what it means to be Australian and to enjoy a good Aussie beer.

August 3, 2016 | By More
Cozy Places To Stay In Sydney Australia

Cozy Places To Stay In Sydney Australia

Whether you are an overseas visitor to Australia or an Aussie who wants to get out of the city and explore, you have a lot on offer in the land down under. Australia is one of the few places in the world where you can still find some unspoiled nature. It has mountains, the bush, the ocean and rivers, as well as bustling cities and urban settings.

We bring you some of our favourite places to stay when you want to get away for a little while – or for a long while when visiting the Sydney area.

June 22, 2016 | By More
Where I’d Like To Be Today!

Where I’d Like To Be Today!

Life is full of stress, challenges and sometimes just boredom.  When I need a boost, I simply think of where in the world I’d like to be today.  Here are this weeks picks: Thursday 5/26 Exploring the Peloponnese region of Greece. Unspoiled, uncrowded and filled with ancient sites. The Peloponnese was named #1 place in […]

May 25, 2016 | By More
World’s Most Glamorous Celebrity Owned Resorts – Vacation Like A Superstar!

World’s Most Glamorous Celebrity Owned Resorts – Vacation Like A Superstar!

It would seem that media superstars know a thing or two about glamorous experiences and luxury surroundings. After all, if you had mega-millions at your disposal, you’d definitely have a taste for the finest luxury goods and most breathtaking settings. So it should be no surprise that many media celebrities have purchased resort properties to reflect their personal vision of resort utopia. While some have failed, many have succeeded in becoming the most glamorous and sought after resort properties in the world.

Here’s a look at The World’s Most Glamorous Celebrity Owned Resorts

May 20, 2016 | By More
New Caledonia Trip Report, A French Paradise in the South Pacific

New Caledonia Trip Report, A French Paradise in the South Pacific

I discovered New Caledonia when searching for a perfect honeymoon destination. It was the closest to the image of a perfect tropical paradise I had in my head. It is also heavily influenced by French culture, including cuisine and architecture, so discovering New Caledonia was like Paris, the city of love, only with heavenly beaches and turquoise seas. I could not have imagined a better combination, so that’s where we spent our honeymoon.

Naturally, I wanted to make sure we made the best of our experience there, and I’m sharing my tips and insights to help you do the same.

May 2, 2016 | By More
Mugs and Coffee Traditions From Across The Globe

Mugs and Coffee Traditions From Across The Globe

Mugs and Coffee Traditions vary all cross the world and make a fascinating study of our coffee drinking customs.

Everything gets better with coffee. It doesn’t ask questions, it understands, especially during mornings when we’re not even sure how to face the world. Coffee is that one thing that we have in common with the rest of the world. For coffee lovers out there, cups and mugs are the best travel souvenirs. These tokens represent a culture more uniquely and deeply than refrigerator magnets and key chains can ever do.

March 30, 2016 | By More
A Wealth of Pampering Options Await Downunder in Australia

A Wealth of Pampering Options Await Downunder in Australia

Wealth of pampering options for healthy holiday in Australia

Holidays are no longer just some time spent by having fun and simply resting. Due to the hasty life pace, people are turning to vacations that are favorable for their health, both physical and mental. And as a country that covers an entire continent, Australia is rich with beautiful nature, urban cities and rural landscapes, where you can find wealth of pampering options. Eastern shore of the continent is especially filled with spa resorts and it is becoming a popular choice not only for Australian citizens. Everything from pure pampering, beauty treatments to personal empowerment can be found in Aussie’s spa wonderland. Let’s dive in deeper in the possibilities of such vacation.

March 23, 2016 | By More
Planning A Trip To Australia By Instagram

Planning A Trip To Australia By Instagram

Top 10 Instagram-Worthy Australian Landscapes To Help You Plan Your Adventure Downunder

Australia is a paradise for Instagram lovers. This vast country offers the most beautiful landscapes that are all teasing you to pick up your phone and take a photo. From the wide open Outback and iconic beaches, to rocky cliffs and coasts and mountain ranges, you can see some of the world’s most amazing natural wonders in the Land Down Under. We picked out 10 places that will wow you during your journey and most definitely ensure your shot gets all the likes #nofilter

December 11, 2015 | By More
Emerging Wine Regions That Have Everyone Talking

Emerging Wine Regions That Have Everyone Talking

Wine Regions Around the World That Say, “Move Over France and California”!

Although there are more than a million wine producers who produce in excess 2.8 billion cases of wine each year, global wine production has decreased in the past decade due to recent worldwide economic instabilities. On the other hand, a global consumption trend never really had any major oscillations, people simply love this historic beverage. You probably think of France, Spain, Italy or California as the leaders in this business, and you are right to do so, however, underdogs are slowly, but surely emerging to challenge the world wine market.

October 12, 2015 | By More
Nine Ways To Tour Sydney Without Going Broke

Nine Ways To Tour Sydney Without Going Broke

9 Ways To Save Money While Having A Great Time in Sydney

Sydney is known as one of the most amazing cities in the world, and also one of the most expensive. When visiting Australia, Sydney is a can’t-miss destination, but you don’t necessarily have to break the bank while there. Here are a few tips to help save money while you’re visiting Sydney.

August 31, 2015 | By More