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Welcome to Istria

Monday, April 15, 2019

Guest Traveller Samantha Cross is head over heels in love with Istria. It's in her blood, you see. Her parents were born there and she still has family in this little-known part of Croatia. As she prepares for the launch of her Istrian cookbook paying homage to her roots - particularly her dearly departed grandmother, Samantha has sorted through ...

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Island, reef & outback: 3 weeks in QLD

Monday, April 8, 2019

Our Guest Travellers this week have raised the bar in terms of adventure and inspiration. The best way we can think of to summarise this epic, three-week trip by Melburnian Meaghan Siemensma, her partner and their two kids, Lachlan and Chloe, is to say that they well and truly took Queensland by the horns! This ...

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In the paradise bubble

Monday, April 1, 2019

Earlier this year, Sam Choyce and her husband Glenn flew into the 'paradise bubble' known as the Shangri-La's Villingili Resort & Spa, in the Maldives. Sam said if there'd been a way to teleport their two kids to the island, they'd have never come home! Let's catch up with Sam on that trip of a ...

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Allan’s Patagonian adventure

Monday, March 25, 2019

Late last year, Allan Nash, the founding partner and MD of Asia Divers and El Galleon Beach Resort in the Philippines, bought a motorbike in Santiago, Chile. He packed it to the hilt with camping gear, and hit the gravel road, to Argentina. Wind, new friends, wine, and plenty of other essential elements later, Alan completed ...

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Going Dutch down the GOR

Monday, March 18, 2019

Thelma and Louise, aka Dutchies Femmie and Oobie, marked a milestone birthday with a road trip that took in Victorian gems, like the Great Ocean Road, through fresh eyes. Let's hit the road and see what they saw...  Femmie and Ernestine on tour. What do you do when an old friend invites you for a Victorian road ...

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Lovely Ljubljana

Sunday, March 10, 2019

We first met storyteller Adam Wallace in How to holiday like a children’s book author. Well, we're pleased to say, the “New York Times” bestselling author is back with "Five Tips for Visiting Slovenia, well Ljubljana really". Enjoy! Adam Wallace, in BLED. He says, "Go to Bled. It’s amazing. And beautiful. And amazing. The castle ...

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