Thursday, 31 October 2013

5 Steps To Planning A Wedding Abroad

Are you one of the lucky ones who ve decided to tie the knot abroad? One of the great benefits of doing this is that would-be couples can save vast amounts of money (obviously this depends on the type and destination). Another fantastic advantage of getting married abroad is that hot, sunny weather is almost a [ ]

Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Top 10 Problems Experienced On Holiday

In an ideal world, our holidays would always be a pleasant, relaxing experience; allowing us to return home feeling totally recharged. Alas, it doesn t always work out like that. Here are some of the most common difficulties travellers have abroad, and how you can avoid them: Communication Problems - Bring a phrasebook with you, or [ ]

Top 10 Latest Travel Trends of 2013

1. Cruising More Australians are choosing to spend their vacations on a cruise with expenditure in the industry continuing to rise with an estimated increase of 48.1% in 2011-2012 with further growth anticipated for 2013. 2. International Travel Overseas travel has been increasing and with the strength of the Australian dollar, it will continue to [ ]

Sunday, 27 October 2013

Australia’s Top 8 Major Sporting Events

Every year is a big year for sport in Australia. In fact, Australia’s culture is synonymous with sport. The wide open spaces, warm weather and sunshine lend itself to all manner of outdoor exploits. You can have a flutter on the fillies during Melbourne’s spring racing carnival, watch the big men fly at the AFL [ ]

The World’s Tallest Buildings [Infographic]

You ve heard it said that the sky is the limit, but perhaps wondered what that meant, or looked like. What form does that saying take when translated to real life? While there may not be a concrete answer, the infographic below shows that humans have tried to test that theory. Spending billions of dollars and [ ]

Thursday, 24 October 2013

Five Hostels You’ll Never Want To Leave

A hostel is the more cost-effective and exciting hotel alternative that not only provides travellers with cheap and cheerful accommodation, but with priceless memories, potential friends and a built-in community of like minded people. Anyone who has ever gone travelling (whether it be around Europe or further afield) will have no doubt experienced a few [ ]

The Most Unusual Food Festivals From Around The World

Food is an integral part of any culture, and when travelling abroad, most people prefer to at least dip their toes in and try the local cuisine. Real food aficionados might like to go a step further and sample some of the more diverse food traditions around the world while on their travels. Here are [ ]

Top Scariest Destinations For Halloween

Every October, people from all over the country come together to celebrate frightening attractions and traditions. From abandoned houses to decrepit prisons, these destinations provide both excitement and the chill of fear that most Halloween celebrators look for. There are those who love a good scare and then there are those that just want to [ ]

Tuesday, 22 October 2013

The Best Nature & Wildlife Attractions in Singapore

Even though Singapore is a well developed nation, with cutting-edge technology and towering skyscrapers, it also offers an abundance of nature and wildlife based attractions. It s possible to get up close and personal with animals, explore unspoiled forests and visit gorgeous beaches. Even if you can only visit Singapore for a short time, it s definitely worth [ ]

Thursday, 17 October 2013

5 Most Common Causes Of Car Accidents To Avoid

Going on a road trip? Plan ahead by taking every precaution and ready yourself (and your car) for the endless hours of driving ahead. Nobody wants to be in a car accident. However, when on the road there are many uncontrollable factors. Here are the five most common causes of car accidents with simple solutions: [ ]

5 Reasons Why You Should Travel While You’re Young

According to Roy Morgan’s Holiday Tracking Survey (released in May this year), the majority of Australians under the age of 30 would like to take an overseas holiday no surprise there. What’s interesting though, is that only 22 per cent did so in the twelve months prior to the survey’s release. This would suggest [ ]

Monday, 14 October 2013

Top 10 of the Largest Temples in the World

A temple is characterised as a structure preserved for spiritual or religious activities. The sizes of temples are in great dispute these days as many temples claim to be the largest. In the following article, we identify the top 10 largest temples from around the world. 10. Baalbek Found in the tenth spot is Baalbek, [ ]

Top 10 Most Popular Landmarks in The World

Our world is full with many natural and man-made wonders. Whether it is east or west, each part of our world boasts a countless number unique landmarks. These unique landmarks feature outstanding architecture, incredible history, and breathtaking designs; with each representing its country s culture, history, and national identity. Here is a list of most top [ ]

The Geek’s Guide To Travel

If you ve ever panicked at the thought of travelling to a place without the creature comforts of home (such as Wi-Fi), then this travel guide is for you. You ll be surprised just how far you really need to travel to be without internet access; just ask our Inuit friends in Alaska! Don t delay, see the [ ]

Thursday, 10 October 2013

Australian Attractions With a View [Infographic]

If you’re not afraid of heights, are up for an adventure and want to experience the stunning scenery from around Australia, take a look at some of our top attractions with a view. Choose from climbing some of Australia’s most iconic bridges, historical towers and some of the highest buildings in the country, one of [ ]

Tuesday, 1 October 2013

The Talented People Capturing the Worlds Most Iconic Travel Photos

There are amazing places around the world that just beg to be photographed by people who are always searching for that next shot that will stand out as an iconic photograph in the world of travel.

3 Reasons To Holiday Outside Of Peak Season

So whether you want to explore the beauty that Britain has to offer or seek more exotic climes elsewhere; there are plenty of advantages to taking a break at this time of year.

Your Thai Full Moon Party Primer

The Full Moon Party is as much a part of Thailand’s tourism scene, as much as the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Chiang Mai or the UNESCO World Heritage Historic City of Ayutthaya.

Top 10 Luxurious Cities in the World to Splurge

Feeling filthy rich lately? Want to treat yourself to a guilty-pleasure & indulging vacation? We can definitely point you in the right direction. Let us take you to a tour to the top 10 luxurious and money-burning cities in the world: 10. Singapore Among the smallest countries on the globe is Singapore, with only a [ ]

Top 10 Most Popular Parks around the World

Let’s admit it working from 9 to 5 is stressful for anyone! Visiting these 10 most popular parks around the world might just relieve some of that stress. 10. Singapore Botanic Gardens (Singapore) Anywhere near Asia? You might want to visit the Botanic Gardens of the Lion City Singapore. Sitting in the tenth [ ]