Friday’s Photo Shoot – Australia’s Great Ocean Road

One of the most iconic self-drive holiday routes in the world, Australia’s Great Ocean Road is a (+/-)243 kilometre stretch of road scattered with prominent landmarks, important tourist attractions, and a whole host of exotic wildlife to keep you company along the way. A ‘must’ for anyone taking a self-drive holiday along the south-eastern coast of…

Happy Australia Day!

Today, Sunday 26th January 2014, is Australia Day, and if you are looking for an extra special holiday destination for 2014, you might want to make your way Down Under and take a glimpse at what Australia has to offer! We were lucky enough to spend six-weeks touring this amazing country, and while we would…

Unusual Travel Requests – What are Yours?

Most travellers have at least one ‘travel request’ when booking their holiday abroad. For some that would include ‘a room with a view’ or perhaps ‘a king size bed’, but when it comes to asking your tour operator to rent a pack of Alpacas to graze on the mountains outside your hotel room… well, you…

A-Z of Travel – Q is for Queensland Australia

Home of the Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsunday Islands, the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise, Queensland is Australia’s action-packed holiday destination for those who appreciate sun, sea, sand and sizzling temperatures! With its tropical climate, stunning coastlines and vibrant nightlight, Queensland attracts millions of visitors from across the world, in addition to all the Australian…

A-Z of Travel – G is for Gap Year

There was a time when a Gap Year was something only students could enjoy between college and university or schooling and work, but today, a Gap Year is something everyone can take advantage of – taking time off and time out of everyday life to go travelling, volunteering and working abroad. I took my Gap…