Top travel apps for planning and enjoying a trip

Twelve Great Travel Apps To Pack in Your Phone 

From planning your trip to making life easy in a strange land, having the right travel apps in your phone can have a big impact on your holiday experience. Here are a dozen that help make me an appy traveller. Get Your Guide The Get Your Guide website and app are not just a greatRead More

Having a Priscilla moment at Sydney's Madame Tussauds

Five Things To Do in Sydney on a Rainy Day

Sydney is at its sparkly best when the sun is shining, but of course not every day can be filled with blue skies. So what can you do when the grey clouds set in and the rain starts to fall?  Here are five ideas to help snap you out of a rainy day funk andRead More

Taj Mahal Insta image by Melissa Findley

The Best Instax Cameras for Instant Photos on Your Travels

… This is a guest post by Richard Gaspari  of Creative Photo Connect … The first instant camera saw the light of day almost half a century ago, and we have since learned how to replicate that immediate effect with our digital devices. However, such a device has an elegant appeal that many photographers favorRead More

gift ideas for travellers

A Travel Lover’s Gift Ideas for Every Budget

It’s that time of year again when people start trying to decide what to put under the tree for their loved ones. As I clearly love to travel I’m often asked about gift ideas for other people who share my passion. While there may be some ideas in here that you’ve already thought of, IRead More

Best Road Trips With Your Dog

How to Have the Best Road Trips With Your Dog – 5 Tips You Need To Know

This is a guest post by Jordan, the creator behind Natural Dog Owner Earlier this year, I found myself on a road trip across the country with my Goldendoodle, Carl. I had a blast, but many parts of my trip were very stressful. Needless to say, I learned a lot along the way. I’d neverRead More

luxury villas

Luxury Villas – Tips to Make the Most of your Holiday

When I think about going on holidays with friends some of my best memories happens to involve luxury villas and sharing it with them. Don’t get me wrong I’m rather partial to a luxury hotel or three, but if there’s a few of you travelling together not only can it make more financial sense toRead More

Australian Road Trips

Seven Great Australian Road Trips Worth Hitting the Road For

Australia is such a big country that it’s much faster to take to the skies than get behind the wheel of a car. But it’s so beautiful that there’s a lot to be said for hitting the road if you have the time to soak up the scenery between hot spots. Depending on the kindRead More

Street Photography

Great Street Photography Tips for Your Travels

From street photography to landscapes, when you’re traveling you want to be able to take the best photographs that you can, so you can look back on the special moments you had and share them with your friends and family. If you are a budding travel photographer, following these tips below will help you toRead More

Travel Scams in Europe

Five Top Tips for Avoiding Travel Scams in Europe

I’ll never forget the first time I realized sweet looking people may not be so sweet when I was travelling through Europe. I was in a crowded store in Barcelona and my handbag was hanging loose as I used both hands to look through a rack of clothes. I’d seen the little old lady nearbyRead More

Guinness Storehouse tour guide Alan Maxwell, image courtesy Ronan Lang

Alan Maxwell, Guinness Storehouse Tour Guide: Ten Questions

It took a lot of years and a lot of people telling me I should visit the Guinness Storehouse when I was in Dublin before I finally made it through those doors. And as soon as I did I was kicking myself that I hadn’t done it on earlier trips. The most popular tourist attractionRead More