Month: February 2019

Tegalalang Rice Terrace, Indonesia. Photo by Jason Cooper on Unsplash

First-Timer’s Guide To Bali

From where to go and what to do, to the best time to visit and Balinese cuisine, here’s our guide to help you on your first trip to Bali, plus a few top tips from the Jayride.com team, too. Where is Bali? Bali is an island in Indonesia, and is located in the Java Sea…

Aerial view of Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains. Photo by Samuel Ferrara on Unsplash

11 Epic Queenstown Experiences

Crowned New Zealand’s capital of adventure, Queenstown is unmissable for outdoor enthusiasts. Whatever the season and whatever your adventure-seeking levels, mother nature’s playground has plenty to entertain visitors; here’s our pick of what not to miss on a trip to Queenstown. Even if you’re not after blood-pumping adrenaline activities, there are plenty of incredible experiences…

Person wearing historical Carnevale mask and costume

10 Need-To-Know Tips For Venice Carnival

Decadent parties, extravagant costumes, masquerade balls, exquisite masks… it must be time for Venice Carnival! But before you get dressed to the nines in your best ball gown, there are a few things to know about joining in on Italy’s biggest carnival. Carnevale di Venezia is Italy’s biggest carnival celebration, where the romantic and ancient…

Traveller sitting and looking out an airport window. Photo by Suganth on Unsplash

How To Avoid Spending Money At The Airport

For most travellers, airports seem to burn a bigger hole in our pockets the longer we spend in them. Curb unnecessary costs and kill time at the airport productively with our 12 tips on avoiding spending before you fly. Picture this: you’ve arrived three hours early for your flight, you’ve checked in and gone through…