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Sandals a must for Malaysian adventure


Monday, July 6, 2020

Guest traveller Cheryl Botha, the founder of Ankalia Sandals, shares a past trip to a tropical island paradise in Malaysia. Join her for her #GuestTraveller as she remembers her June 2019 trip to Pangkor Laut Island Resort. Tips for making the trip easier and more enjoyable Well, let me tell you about Pangkor Laut. It’s a tropical island resort ...

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Pilot charts a course for Horsham


Monday, June 15, 2020

Since turning 18, guest traveller Paul Yole has been travelling the world, photographing his adventures and chasing storms. Any chance he gets, you can find him in an aircraft, whether flying himself or commercial. His favourite destination to date is the Hawaiian Islands, which he hopes to return to soon. In the meantime, he's exploring Victoria and this ...

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Cruise into Bass Strait from Wilson’s Prom


Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Countless Australian and overseas tourists make the trek to Wilson’s Promontory (the Prom) in Victoria, the southernmost tip of mainland Australia, each year. While most will recall walking remote coastal bushland trails and swimming at pristine beaches dominated by granite tors, in recent months a new perspective on a wilderness adventure has arrived at the Prom. Media ...

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Travel with your pets


Thursday, December 19, 2019

A guide to preparing your pet for a family holiday from start to finish created by Take Your Pet. There’s no doubt it takes a bit of extra planning and commitment to make your vacation truly pet friendly. Finding accommodation, packing all the right things, dealing with transportation and settling them into unfamiliar locations are all part ...

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Penguins: tip of the iceberg on bucket list adventure


Monday, October 28, 2019

With the Antarctic season just around the corner, Guest Traveller Liane Simpson remembers the people and penguins she met on her ‘bucket list’ adventure earlier this year. Kevin is a macaroni penguin who, separated from his own colony, now lives with a chinstrap penguin colony on the South Shetland Islands in Antarctica. According to Franco, a ...

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Learning the Eagle Dance in Mongolia


Monday, September 16, 2019

This week’s Guest Traveller asks: why don’t more travellers visit Mongolia? Western Europe is crowded in July, Asia is always overflowing with tourists, so when Guest Traveller Rosslyn Skinner was invited to visit Mongolia during the Wildflower season, coinciding with the Naadam Festival, she couldn’t wait to pack her bags. Earlier this year, I visited Mongolia ...

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