3 things people often forget to do before travelling abroad

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Are you travelling abroad anytime soon? We hope you have a wonderful time if so. Travel is good for both the body and mind, and you are bound to feel the benefits. However, there are some things that many people forget to do before they leave for their travels, especially when it’s their first trip […]

Travelling for work: Are you up to the challenge?

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For a lot of people, the idea of travelling for work is an absolutely nightmare. Being away from home, trying to work on the go, dealing with jet lag – all of it can just be too much. However, there are those of us that would absolutely die to travel for work. To be able […]

All The Fun Of The Airport – Making Your Travel A Part Of Your Holiday

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They say it’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey. And when it comes to airports, that’s certainly the case. Airports are no longer just about getting your plane – they’re now an incredible part of your holiday. From luxury spas to incredible shopping, there’s so much to do at the airport that you […]

Virgin Australia has a new menu led by chef Luke Mangan and Mojo Restaurant

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Airline food. Am I right, people? If your past experiences of eating at 30,000 feet include scary memories of rubbery omelettes, grey mystery meat, and partially-defrosted gravy, it only makes sense that you’d be wary of any airline boasting a quality fine dining experience. Well, take it from us: the new Virgin Australia business class […]

Top 5 places to spend holidays away in NSW this January

With forced annual leave at plenty of work places, Christmas time off and more of a reason ever to get the hell outta town for a bit for that much-needed R&R, the time to escape is now. And with so many options out there of places to go and call ‘home’ for a few days […]

Away for Christmas? Here are the 5 things you need to pack

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Christmas is the ideal time to get the hell outta Dodge and take some much-needed you time. So they say. But regardless of whether your calling is to a place down the road, over state borders or to another part of the world – with or without family this Christmas – knowing what to pack to […]

6 best yoga destinations around the world

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Yoga is good for you! Can’t touch your toes? Do yoga. You’re a stressed out mess? Do yoga. Feel like a plank of wood? Do yoga. You get the gist. Booking.com has put together a list of some wonderful top picks for the world’s most stunning and rejuvenating destinations on the planet to do all the […]

7 most helpful travel apps you need before any trip

Travelling is what makes life worth living. You get away from home, the people, the job, the realities and anything else that annoys you to take some much needed ‘you’ time, to relax, recharge and get a taste of another life. But, all too often, so many of us pack up and leave without the […]

15 must-do travel tips

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Holidays are life. And when you’re not on one, you’re thinking about or planning the next one you can take. Why? They make you happy, relax you, bust-up the monotony of life and give you something monumental to look forward to. But it’s one thing to take a holiday, it’s another to do it well. Here […]

Need travel-inspo? Try these top 6 travel audiobooks

If the in-flight movie selection leaves a lot to be desired and you’ve gone through all the trashy celebrity magazines in your hand luggage, a decent podcast can be a lifesaver. And the best thing is, once you’ve downloaded them you don’t need any data or Wi-Fi – so they’re perfect for when you’re on-the-move. […]

Travel from New York to Australia

The 12 Apostles rock formation in Port Campbell National Park, a major Australian natural landmark on the Great Ocean Road. A long exposure of the 12 Apostles taken at night.

How many times have you heard a fellow senior friend say, “I’m too old to travel”? Maybe you thought it, too. However, this simply isn’t true. Just as no-one is too old to experience new things, no-one is too old for an international adventure either. While you physically may not be able to climb to […]

Take me to Peru

There’s always been something about Latin America that I’ve found alluring. I doubt I’m alone. From the mysterious nature and undiscovered world of the Amazon to the mystic and mysterious hills of the east, the South American slab of the world is something that every Australian should jump ship to, if only for a time. […]