There are quite a few benefits attached to trying to act like a local in a strange city rather than behaving like a tourist. If you follow these ideas it should help you to feel more at home in an unfamiliar city.
Christmas is widely celebrated in Singapore and in the lead up to the December 25th holiday, the city is transformed into a winter wonderland – the streets aglow in Christmas lights for the enjoyment of both locals and tourists alike
Melbourne is fast becoming one of the world’s most talked about tourist destinations. Whether it’s exhibitions, shopping, nightlife, or sporting events, this breathtaking city has got you covered from start to finish.
If you live outside of the United States, then planning a trip to this country may be just what you need to forget about your worries. There are a number of things you will have to do before traveling to ensure you have a great trip.
There’s so much to do and see on the Gold Coast that it’s hard to decide what takes priority on a girls’ weekend. But, just to kick start your planning process, here are a few suggestions.
Nature has crafted New Zealand into a beautiful movie set. Some of the regular treasures to explore in New Zealand include the numerous snow-capped peaks, beaches, coastal glaciers, fjords, rainforests, and rivers.
Every once in a while, we all need to take a break from the things that make up the everyday chaos we have to deal with. This is why it’s always a good idea to hop on a plane and let it take you somewhere far from the worries and the dilemmas.
So you have finally decided to visit the USA after all these years, but you aren’t sure how to start the process? This article is targeted at helping you to better plan your trip.
New South Wales is blessed with the abundance of road trip destinations and it is even more splendid that we have all sorts of terrains and experiences to choose from. Here’s 5 of the best road trip destinations in NSW that you should experience.
Floriade, Australia’s premier spring celebration – and the largest flower show in the Southern Hemisphere – makes its return from 16 September – 15 October 2017 in Canberra’s Commonwealth Park.
From encouraging exercise and good nutrition, to taking active and healthy family holidays, parents can take small steps towards creating the foundations for healthy behaviours that will last their children a lifetime.
Stay on Hamilton island for four nights, and enjoy a full-day Great Barrier Reef diving adventure with Explore, which takes you to selected moorings around Bait Reef.
While you are excited to see and experience the world, you also know that you have to stay in touch with many people during your holiday. Check out the these affordable suggestions.
Known for its pristine beaches, diverse culture, amusement parks and exhilarating outdoor activities, it is no surprise that many travellers from across the globe opt to spend their Australian vacation on the Gold Coast.
With so many options, hop on hop off tours might be the best way to see the sights most representative of the Big Apple, where your camera can catch this trip of a lifetime and preserve it for posterity.
The NYC transportation system is known around the world and while it is similar to transportation in some major Australian cities, it is larger and more complex than anything here.
One of the richest vacation destinations to visit that isn’t much talked about or over-saturated with tourists is the beautiful city of Lisbon in Portugal.
Sydney will overwhelm you if it’s your first visit. There’s just so much to see and do there’s no way you can do it all. So we have the following list of things that every first timer must do at least once before leaving Sydney.
Now is the time to spend as much time with your children as possible. There will come a time that your children will be wanting to go away with their friends (as daunting as that may sound). Cherish those summer memories!
From all-night parties to isolated, tranquil sandy beaches, the Balearic Islands is a province in Spain offering a little slice of paradise. Mallorca, Menorca, Formentera, and Ibiza are the largest, but there are also smaller islets to explore.
You should know, that why it is certainly possible, it is not easy to become a certified scuba diver. If you are planning on taking this route, here is what you need to be aware of first.
Whatever stage of life you’re at, it’s always great if you can squeeze in a trip with the girls. Done well, a girls’ holiday is a great opportunity to spend some quality time with your best friends and will give you some fantastic memories.
It is the thrill of the unexpected that drives travelers through quiet trails and unknown footpaths from around the world. While there are many means of travel, nothing quite matches the joy of going on a road trip.
Australia’s most trusted consumer advocacy group, CHOICE, recently took up the challenge of cutting through all the terms and conditions imposed by the banks, to come up with an easy to understand guide to credit card travel insurance.
If you’re heading to Europe, there are five Italian cities you must visit before returning home. Venice for it’s romance and cuisine. Rome for it’s history. Milan for it’s trendy vibe, Florence for it’s architecture and Bologna for it’s wine and medieval character.
If you purchase Travel Insurance that takes a ‘one size fits all’ approach you could end up paying for extras you don’t need and worse, not being covered for everything you want to do on your holiday.
If you are going to visit Western Australia, Perth would be the natural place to begin your journey, and with so much to see and do in the region, a vehicle is essential. Here are just a few reasons why hiring a car makes sense.
The Gold Coast is known for many things – its glorious beaches, its exciting nightlife, weather patterns that are absolutely typical of Queensland’s great south east. But there’s a lot more to Brisbane’s party-animal younger sibling than what you can find in the heart of Surfers Paradise.
If you’ve ever travelled by car on the East Coast of Australia during the Christmas holidays, you’ll know just how stressful it can be. So if you’re heading out of the city, these tips will help you to enjoy the journey and arrive at your destination safe and stress-free.
Too often, it seems, holiday packages only target families and couples. But holidays should be enjoyed by everyone and that’s why we’ve scrolled through all of the packages on offer at to come up with the Best 3 Cruises to Enjoy with The Girls.
Hawaii is a paradise that everyone should visit at least once in their lives. One of the things that visitors always highlight is the stunning flora. The subtropical climate and mineral-rich soil provide the perfect environment for a whole host of beautiful and exotic flowers.
Here are some tried and tested ways I have learned to help reduce my chances of illness, fatigue and sluggishness, and avoid unnecessary weight gain while travelling! Dr Samantha Clarke, clinical psychologist & personal trainer, shares her insights.
Sometimes you just want to chill out and enjoy a good book in the sunshine and you should be able to enjoy your vacation however you want. You’ve earned it after all! With that in mind, here are three of the most relaxing vacations you could choose.
Finding emergency healthcare services just before heading towards the U.S makes a lot of sense. Doing a few precautions will not only save you from considerable hassle, it will also help you save a lot of time and money while travelling.
From the annual Christmas markets and London shopping, to winter festivals, shows and tours, there’s never been a better time to experience a Christmas in London. With lots of events scheduled on the calendar in 2016, this Christmas promises to be the best year yet for locals and visitors to the English capital.
Two travelers who have had exactly the same journey and vacation experience, could easily find that one has paid considerably more for their flights and hotel than the other.
From long haul flights to customs queues, sometimes travelling can be pretty taxing. But what if you had some inside tips from someone who flies for a living? Connie Ting, Flight Attendant from Cathay Pacific reveals her top travel tips to keep in mind for your next holiday.
As a first timer, there are many things that you need to know before you embark on your voyage and these things could mean the difference between walking away with a good cruise experience or a bad one.
Australia is one of the most astounding travel destinations on earth. Many travellers from across the globe dream of exploring this gorgeous country, at least once in their lifetime. There are tons of things to do while here as well as awe-inspiring attractions to visit.
Whether you want to travel to sunny Spain to explore the sights, or go to romantic Italy with your other half, the most important thing is to stay safe and remain vigilant when travelling in Europe.