Friday’s Photoshoot: Cloudy Days in Australia’s Whitsundays

When you think of Australia’s Whitsunday Islands, you probably think of sizzling hot temperatures, pure white sandy beaches, turquoise waters, and powder blue skies, but if you visit during the tropical wet season of January to March, you’ll be lucky to get three out of four. We visited in January after what had been a…

Travel Australia: Self-Drive vs. Camper Van

Australia is constantly ranked as one of the Top 25 Best Destinations in the World, and rightly so! It’s big, it’s beautiful, and it has much to offer the intrepid traveller, which is perhaps why it attracts some 9 million visitors each year, but for us Europeans, it’s a long way to go for a…

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…

One of The Best Things About Travel Is…

Meeting new people… and we have met some of the most amazing people on your journeys around the world.  Old, young, rich, poor, black, white and every beautiful shade in between, the world is full of wonderful people, and here are just some that made our trips truly special…

Snap Shots of Western Australia

If you are heading to Australia for your annual break, you probably have a list as long as your arm of things to see and places to go, but it you haven’t added Western Australia to your itinerary, well, you are missing out on one of Australia’s best kept secrets! Don’t get me wrong, Sydney,…

Top 10 Things to See & Do in Sydney Australia

One of the most beautiful cities in the world, Sydney Australia is an action packed holiday destination that offers everything from gorgeous sandy beaches and superior sporting action, to fine dining restaurants and superb shopping venues. You could easily spend a month or two discovering Sydney, but if, like most, you only have a few…

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…

Self Drive Holidays along the World’s Top 10 Coastal Drives

There is nothing like a drive along the coast to blow away those cobwebs and make you appreciate life, and when you combine it with two weeks off work and the opportunity to spend some quality time with a loved one, you may just feel like a new person after your trip! Self drive holidays…

Castaway to the Fiji Islands

A seriously romantic holiday destination that is every bit as idyllic and beautiful as one would imagine, the Fiji Islands may be a long way to go, but they are worth every single air mile! A destination favoured by honeymooners, baby boomers, back packers and world travellers, the Fiji Islands are accessible to everyone, and…

Western Australia – Ssh, it’s a Secret!

There is something truly extraordinary about Western Australia. A place I could quite easily call home, Western Australia is filled with friendly locals, breathtaking landscapes, beautiful cities, and rugged coastlines, and while I am keen to share my enthusiasm about this destination with other travellers, I love it so much, that I really don’t want…