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Bound for South Australia

Monday, May 4, 2020

Originally published in September 2018 Rodney Harrex is the Chief Executive of the South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC). Rodney joined the SATC after a 25-year career with Tourism Australia, where he rose to the position of General Manager, UK and Northern Europe, after working in various international markets and Sydney. His roles have seen him travel ...

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ANZAC Day special: Singapore’s Battle Box

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Originally published in April 2019 and republished to mark Anzac Day 2020. Interview with Anne Bennie, Assistant Director, Head of Public Programs, Australian War Memorial, Canberra. Where is your favourite travel destination? Singapore ... a revitalising getaway and always changing. The public art, museums and activities are wonderful to experience in such a vibrant, dynamic city. It is convenient ...

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Former beauty queens use travel to educate and inspire

Saturday, November 30, 2019

In a bid to shine a light on injustice and social issues around the world, four former Victorian beauty pageant queens have embarked on a quest which they are sharing as part of a captivating documentary series Behind The Sash currently showing Saturdays on Channel 10 Peach. Each episode follows a unique journey from visiting the ...

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Three days in a Latvian prison

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Have you ever lost your passport on the other side of the world? Or booked a hotel for the wrong night, or worse still, the wrong month? While the majority of travel stories focus on the wonder of discovering new places, there are also plenty of stories about travel disasters and near misses. In our Come ...

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A visual delight

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Melbourne artist Arite Kannavos shares her favourite galleries to visit in Paris, and explains why Copenhagen is at the top of her bucket list! What's your favourite travel destination? Definitely Paris! I just love to walk around and soak the atmosphere in. I get inspired by all of the little side streets and the well-curated shops that ...

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Chef’s guide to Tuscany

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Chef Paolo Masciopinto shares his love of food and travel in this week's Come Fly With Me. What is your favourite Destination? I love to travel, but if there was a place I had to choose as my favourite, it is definitely Tuscany. I have worked and visited there, many times. Tuscany is so versatile; amazing mountains, ...

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