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A city of temples, traffic & extremes: Shanghai, China

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Our Guest Traveller this week is Meaghan Holden, who travelled to Shanghai as part of a three-stop tour, also taking in Beijing and Hong Kong. Shanghai is the most populous city in the world, with more than 24 million people in 2017. Let's look through Meaghan's lens, as she explores Shanghai's streets, buildings and parks, stumbling across some unusual and sometimes ...

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A wonderful wedding weekend in Wanaka, New Zealand

Monday, April 16, 2018

Guest Traveller Olivia Collins is a Melbourne-based mother of two, piano teacher and artist who is always planning the next weekend or holiday adventure with her husband and young family. Olivia and her husband recently took a break from Melbourne to travel to Wanaka, on the South Island of New Zealand, for a friend's wedding. Let's join them... ...

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Falling in love with Vietnam’s rich culture & beauty

Monday, April 9, 2018

In the company of 24 other students from her secondary school, Guest Traveller Enya Broadley travelled along the east coast of Vietnam for 15 days. At the time, she had few expectations and little knowledge of Vietnam. This didn't stop her falling "quickly in love with the beauty and rich culture" of the Asian country. Let's join Enya on her very special journey ...

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A sacred journey through the myths of time in ancient Britain

Monday, April 2, 2018

This week's Guest Traveller is Sandra Groves, a yoga teacher, "soul seeker and journey woman". In June 2017, Sandra took what she describes as a "sacred journey" - a tour called 'From Avalon to Camelot'  through England by coach, taking in Glastonbury, Stonehenge and other sacred sites. The tour, lead by Jamie George, Director of Gothic Image Tours, offers travellers the ...

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Cruising from Hong Kong to Singapore, with a shore excursion in Taiwan

Monday, March 26, 2018

Guest Traveller Janette Guttmann loves to travel when she gets the chance. She has just completed a 10-night Royal Caribbean cruise from Hong Kong to Singapore, with stops in Taiwan and Vietnam, on Royal Caribbean's MS Voyager of the Seas. Janette travelled with her friend, Julie, who turned 70 during the cruise and Julie's cousins from England. Julie had never cruised, ...

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4-Wheel driving on Fraser Island: Just do it!

Monday, March 19, 2018

Guest Travellers Annie and Andrew Hilliard are both in their late 50s and have a love of "our great Australian country".  They both planned, many years back, to “retire” early so they could spend more time exploring those parts of Australia that are a long way from their home town of Lara, near Geelong, in Victoria. After many years of ...

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