6 Must Do Paris Experiences

Paris is a city that seems to evoke a strong reaction from most travellers – they either love it or hate it. There rarely tends to be an in between. No matter what side of the fence you sit on, Paris is a city that shouldn’t be missed, even if just for a fly by…

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Benefits of Guided Tours Vs Independent Travel

No matter how you look at it, travelling can take a lot of time and preparation to organise and plan. While spontaneous travel works well for some, most of us prefer a little more pre-planning before embarking on our next big adventure. This leaves you with two main options: organising everything yourself or going with…

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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary is located near Hobart in Tasmania and is home to a range of native Australian animals. They are also Tasmania’s largest 24 hour wildlife rescue service, with the main aim of the sanctuary to care for injured animals before returning them into the wild. Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary offers a great opportunity to…

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Yasawa Islands Cruise

We got married in 2010, and having only just gotten back from a European holiday only a couple of months earlier, we decided on a honeymoon a little closer to home, choosing Fiji as the perfect romantic tropical honeymoon destination. As part of our honeymoon in Fiji, we did a cruise through the Yasawa Islands…

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Snapshot Story Sunday 1

Welcome to the first SNAPSHOT STORY SUNDAY link up. Every travel snapshot has a story to tell and sometimes those stories get lost until you flip back through a photo album or digital folder full of your travel snapshots. Or worse… lost forever because you simply never shared them! Every travel snapshot has a story to…

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10 Things To Do in Zakopane With Kids

Back in December 2008, we had our first white Christmas and it was magical. Being from Australia, Christmas has always been about hot weather, cold food and swimming pools rather than the reverse, so the very thought of Christmas with snow was exciting. And we were were lucky enough to experience this in the perfect destination…

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A Visit to Port Arthur Historic Site

Back in 2012 we holidayed in Tasmania for the first time, spending 8 days travelling from top to bottom and seeing some of the main attractions. One of the places we knew we wanted to see when booking Tasmania was the Port Arthur Historic Site. Port Arthur Historic Site is situated approximately 90 minutes from Hobart,…

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5 Benefits of Babywearing While Travelling

Being from a country like Australia, we are lucky enough that most places have well-maintained footpaths and roads, therefore the use of a pram or stroller is an easy option when out and about with a baby or toddler. However, many countries are without this luxury for various reasons. This is just one of the…

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The Elegance of Schonbrunn Palace

When travelling through Austria’s capital city Vienna, one attraction well worth a visit is the stunning Schonbrunn Palace. With a name meaning ‘beautiful spring’, Schonbrunn Palace more than lives up to this name with the perfectly manicured gardens surrounding the striking and massive building consisting of an impressive 1,441 rooms. We were lucky enough to visit Schonbrunn…

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