Month: February 2018

A map of Australia with pins

8 Things To Know Before Travelling To Australia

Australia, home of fantastic surf beaches, coffee culture, laid-back locals, cute koalas and… surprisingly strict quarantine laws. For a seamless trip, here’s our list of things to know before you travel to the Land Down Under. Before you fly 1. Visa requirements No matter how long you’re planning to visit Australia, you need a valid…

The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha

6 Airports With Free City Tours

If you’re flying long-haul, make the most of your airport transit time with a free tour in your layover city. Here’s our pick of the six best free city tours. Sydney to London, Auckland to New York… if you’re travelling the distance, a layover in a mid-way city is usually unavoidable. Whether you love the…

Aeroplane in the sky

Need-To-Know Tips For Your Next Domestic Trip

Millions of passengers fly domestically each year, whether it’s a weekend getaway, a work trip or visiting family and friends. Make sure your next trip is enjoyable and stress-free with these handy hints for domestic travel. 1. Don’t forget domestic travel insurance Many travellers purchase travel insurance for overseas trips, but neglect to get it…

iew of Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. Photo by Paddy Kumar on Unsplash

7 Tips For Travelling To The United Kingdom

From visas and passports to accents and London Tube etiquette, here are our must-know tips to ensure a stress-free trip to the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom is famous for many things… The Royal Family, Buckingham Palace, James Bond, real ales (or warm beer to many visitors), rolling green hills, welcoming country pubs are just…

The sails of Sydney Opera House. Photo by Daniel Jacobs on Unsplash

24 Hours In… Sydney

Australia’s most populous city is bold, beautiful, glamorous, glittering. There’s much to love about this urban playground, and although you’ll want much more than a day here, here’s our pick of the best things to cover off in just 48 hours. Flying into Sydney Kingsford Smith airport is an experience itself. Make sure to drink…

Girl holding a Globe. Photo by Slava Bowman on Unsplash

All You Need To Know About Going Solo

We catch up with experienced solo traveller Marine Dansette as she shares some of her top tips and advice for anyone hitting the high road alone. She may only be 29 years old, but Marine Dansette has already travelled extensively on her own. She’s ticked off many countries along the way, including China, South Korea,…