Our 6 Worst Travel Experiences

There are times when things go wrong while travelling, or something isn’t quite as you expected it to be. Travel can be very unpredictable and it is only natural that at times the experiences are bad rather than amazing. At times these worst travel experiences stand out even more than the good ones. We have…

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Glow Worm Caves – Mt Tamborine

When it has been a while between travel, sometimes you need to make your own adventures closer to home to manage a bit of that wanderlust, so we decided to take a day trip a little over an hour from home, to Mt Tamborine. While we were there, we visited the Glow Worm Caves, since…

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5 Best Places to Visit in Poland

Poland – far more than just great vodka! Poland is one of Europe’s lesser known gems, so rich in culture and history and a country not to be missed. If you love picturesque architecture, medieval cities and typically European town squares, great food and good value, Poland has you covered. And despite suffering heavy destruction to certain…

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The Best Way to Travel Bavarian Germany

Bavarian Germany is one of our favourites, filled with picturesque cities with old world charm and beautiful architecture. Not to mention all the typical German favourites – the food, the beer and the vibe. It is little wonder Bavaria is a popular German travel destination. Bavaria is a southern state of Germany, bordering the countries…

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Snapshot Story #5 – Seaplane Tour to Straddie

A few years back Simon turned 30 and I went all out spoiling him for his milestone birthday. In the months leading up to his May birthday, I stumbled onto a special discount rate for a seaplane tour and day trip to Stradbroke Island. It sounded pretty amazing and totally memorable, so I booked it in,…

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10 Things to do in London With Kids

London is right up there as far as family friendly travel destinations go, with so many things to do in London with kids, that it is actually pretty tough narrowing it down to just a shortlist. But like any great city, there are a few attractions that have that extra special appeal for younger travellers….

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One Day in Venice: Our Itinerary

Venice is one of my favourite cities in the world… so far. It’s impossible not to love the floating city, with the maze of canals, the paths and bridges connecting it all together and of course the incredible architecture. Arriving in Venice makes you feel like you have just stepped onto the set of a movie…

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Wieliczka Salt Mine

When spending a few days in Krakow during our Christmas in Poland a few years back, we were sure to put a visit to Wieliczka Salt Mine on the list of must see attractions during our stay. We only had 3 days in Krakow, which is not a lot of time to spend in a…

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