Kid Friendly Activities in Canberra

Whether you are just spending a couple hours or a couple of days in Canberra, there are plenty of attractions and things to do that will interest the younger members of the family, and maybe even the older ones too! Questacon: This hands on science museum is fun for all ages, and maybe a little […]

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Geek Travel- Part 1- Star Wars

For as long as there has been cult sci-fi and Fantasy films and tv shows, there has been some sort of demand for travel to filming locations and attractions centered around them. These days, this type of travel has become very popular with the rise of “geek” culture and fandoms. Over the next few blogs, […]

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Surviving Economy Class Flying

So you have booked the flights, cheapest you can get, and now you are facing 10-16 hours sitting in a tiny seat, maybe even longer depending on where you are going. Flying sucks for us back in cattle class, but it is only a small discomfort to deal with to get to an amazing destination! […]

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Noumea : Cities in the South Pacific

The South Pacific has been increasing steadily in popularity over the last few years. With the increase in cruising, people are seeing many of these islands as holiday destinations in themselves and are returning for longer visits. Nouméa is one such island city on my list to revisit for a longer stay. Nouméa is the […]

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Travel tips- San Francisco

San Francisco is my favourite city in the world. It was the first city I had ever visited internationally and it was where the travel bug bit me for real. I was very concerned about visiting it again, afraid that the spell would be broken and I would realise that my wonderful memories of the […]

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Sentosa Island in One Day

Sentosa Island Up until the 1970’s, this island, located off the coast of Singapore, was primarily used for military operations and defense of the city due to its strategic location. Multiple fortresses were built on the island in the late 19th century and a notable example, Fort Siloso, adapted by the British forces in WWII […]

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Travel Tips- Las Vegas!

Las Vegas! Everything is big there, the lights, the shows, the hotels and the casinos. It sucks you in and you lose all sense of time. Everything is available 24hours a day in this oasis in the desert. It is beautiful and wonderful, tacky and seedy, luxurious and over the top. It is full of […]

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Mariner of the Seas- Cruise Ship Review

I am a huge fan of cruising; it is one of those holidays where you can truly do absolutely nothing.  Royal Caribbean (RCCL) was holding a double upgrade sale, meaning a balcony room for the price of an interior, so I jumped at the opportunity! The Mariner of the Seas currently sails from Singapore around […]

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Gardens by the Bay – Singapore

The Gardens by the Bay is definitely in my top 3 things to see in Singapore. This huge garden is located right next to the Marina Bay Sands and covers 101 hectares of prime waterfront land. This beautiful green space consists of a collection of different gardens and sections including: the climate controlled Flower Dome […]

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