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.
Whether you want to spend time on the beach, or visit the spectacular Uluru, there’s plenty for everyone to do in Australia. But being safe and making sure you have health insurance is exceptionally important.
Winter has truly arrived in Australia, but you don’t need to travel far to beat the winter blues, with Queensland boasting a year-round tropical climate and some of the world’s best beaches right in our own backyard.
Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas, has wrapped up for another year, leaving us with some eye-catching aerial images of this vibrant city and sky-high drone footage that will take your breath away.
So think you know the Land Down Under? From geography to pop stars, find out just how much you really know about Australia (no Google-ing) by taking the Austrivia Quiz, a fun, multiple choice trivia quiz by Austravel.
People tend to go on vacation because they pay attention to the signs that they may need one. So what about you? Are there any signs in your life that you need to go on a break in a new and exciting place? Have a read and see if you recognise any of these.
What if you could travel full-time and have the money to finance that travel? I know, it sounds too good to be true, but with some smarts and a lot of forward-thinking and hard work, you could turn that dream into a reality.
International Model and Fiji Airways Ambassador Phillipa Steele will make the withdrawal period a bit easier with her top 5 travel beauty secrets that allows her to step off the plane with the confidence to step straight into a photo shoot.
Going away on a trip is an exciting time, but it can be quite stressful to organise. So I thought I would share with you a guide to planning the perfect trip. You will never forget anything again thanks to this essential guide.
More women are travelling alone today than ever before. If you have the desire to see a part of the world and want to get to know yourself better by going alone, here are tips on how to stay safe while on holiday.
The Summer Olympic Games are a momentous occasion but many will never to attend unless they are taking place in their home country. In 2016 the games are in Rio de Janeiro and for many, there may never be a better year to attend.
When it comes to cosmopolitan chic Europe definitely has it all, from the art, history and fashion, to gourmet food. Romance is the epitome of life in Italy, and the stunning wilds of Norway makes for a unique setting for your honeymoon.
Glamping has become a popular option for many travelers across the world because it offers many of the amenities of a hotel within the confines of a canvas tent. Here are a few packing tips to guarantee an extraordinary glamping adventure in Africa.
If you have an international tripped planned, then you will need to be highly organised as good travel is the result of good planning. This applies to any trip you plan from a holiday to a gap year.
Australia is perhaps the most photogenic country in the world and you’ll want return home with the best photographs possible from your travels – so here, we’re going to discuss the best travel photography tips.
For Coeliac Awareness Week (13 – 20 March) Health and Fitness Travel have identified the top destinations offering gluten-free options for coeliac globetrotters and for anyone else who has chosen to live a gluten-free life.
Airbnb’s top 10 Disney-esque castles in Italy, Ireland, Scotland and the United Kingdom will have you feeling like a Disney princess in no time as you relax and take in some of the world’s most beautiful surroundings.
Here are Airbnb’s top five destinations for couples this Valentine’s Day in Australia and New Zealand. For those still searching for love, it can be love at first trip on Airbnb, with many couples meeting.
From the Great Barrier Reef to the Maldives, Health and Fitness Travel, the experts in tailor-made healthy holidays worldwide, recommend their top five romantic wellness retreats for Valentine’s Day.
One of the emerging travel trends involves mixing business travel with leisure. Also known as ‘Bleisure’ this trend is seeing more business travellers taking time out to play the role of tourist when visiting a global city.
Whether you’re looking for a hearty burger joint, big-name chefs or fresh ingredients at a marketplace, there is a foodie trail for everyone in Melbourne.
Research from Airbnb show’s the site sees a 36% rise in browse-time from December to January by ‘desktop travellers’ who browse holiday sites as a means of escapism.
Health and Fitness Travel ranks their best tennis holiday destinations where you can train like the pros – from Thailand’s prime sports retreat to tennis clinics in Florida.