Month: June 2018

Jacobite train in Scotland

All Aboard These Epic Train Journeys

We love transport here at Jayride.com, and while we tend to focus on airport transfers, we’ve decided to indulge in a bit of railway wanderlust. Here are our favourite epic railway journeys around the world that are a one-in-a-lifetime experience. The Ghan, Australia Considered one of the greatest train journeys in the world, The Ghan…

Sunset in Auckland with boats in foreground

24 Hours In… Auckland

Often rated as one of the world’s best cities to live in, Auckland is blessed with both outstanding natural beauty and the cosmopolitan buzz that comes with being New Zealand’s largest city. With so much to explore it can be difficult to know where to start, so we’ve done the hard work for you. Here’s…

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Quiz: Test Your Travel Knowledge

How well do you know Melbourne markets or US National Parks, breeds of dolphins or the history of the London Tube? Put your knowledge to the test in our travel quiz. The best thing is that all the answers can be found in our blogs, so we’ve provided some handy hints to point you in…

Bungle Bungles

7 Australian Hidden Gems To Add To Your Bucket List

Uluru, the Great Barrier Reef, Melbourne, Kakadu, Sydney, Phillip Island, the Great Ocean Road – tourists flock to Australia to visit these well-known attractions. But there are so many hidden gems throughout the country that are definitely worth a detour. For an extra special Australian experience, put these lesser-known towns and attractions on your itinerary….

Sunrise over LA city skyline

Explore Los Angeles Like A Local

Ever wondered where the best bars for sundowners are in LA, which beach is top choice for a Sunday afternoon surf and sunbathe, or the must-do hikes on a trip to La-La Land? Well you’re in luck. We catch up with LA resident Lauren Kaye to get the rundown on what the locals like to…

Black compass on the map

Best Destinations For First-Time Travellers

Travelling for the first time? Here’s our pick of the best cities around the world that tick all the boxes for the perfect first trip. Get your passport ready, these destinations are tourist-friendly, easy to navigate and have plenty of attractions and activities to keep you busy. London, United Kingdom London is a place with…