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Climbing the formidable Acatenango volcano


Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Guest traveller Lucy Menadue spent her childhood dreaming of a life filled with adventure and watching in awe at the amazing places Getaway would take her. More than 20 years have passed since those days of dreaming and in this short story she takes us on her own adventure of a lifetime to the volcanoes of Guatemala. This story is one of the ...

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From Byblos to Beirut


Monday, August 5, 2019

In 2018 Alison Warham travelled solo to Lebanon as part of a longer middle Eastern trip. As a true lover of ancient history, Lebanon is an ideal spot to see up close amazingly preserved ruins scattered across a rugged and mountainous landscape. This wealth of culture and history lays directly alongside the modern bustle and ...

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Italian dream holiday

Breakfast at the Vatican


Thursday, July 25, 2019

In this episode of Journeys to Come, Catriona Rowntree discovers how to arrange an Italian dream holiday. Her guide: luxury concierge Filippo Curinga, the owner of Italian Dream Incorporated. Covering Italy and France, Filippo shares stories of breakfast at The Vatican and a private tour of Venice's Basilica with Annie Lennox. Tune in for tips to create your dream holiday and discover why he says: "Travel ...

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Hidden jewel of the Yucatán Peninsula


Monday, May 6, 2019

This week, guest travellers Celia and Calin explore Tulum in Mexico, a lesser known jewel of the Yucatán Peninsula and just up the coast from its famous cousins Cancun and Playa Del Carmen. Famous for its beach side Mayan ruins, this coastal ‘resort’ town is definitely worth a visit – and if you’re anything like them you ...

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Free spirited Farmer Dave Graham


Saturday, May 4, 2019

Ahead of the first-ever K9 Ninja Challenge at the 2019 Melbourne Dog Lovers Show this weekend, we discover why Farmer Dave fell in love with Mongolia. Where is your favourite holiday destination? Mongolia. I went there 20 years ago when I toured 30 countries in one trip. It was the most free I’ve ever felt in my whole ...

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Thanks a million! Matchmaking festivals & more – in Ireland


Wednesday, January 16, 2019

In this revisited episode of Journeys to Come, Catriona Rowntree explores Ireland with the owner of Munsterbus Tours Tony Murphy. Catriona discovers the best way to spend seven days in Ireland as well as the best place to find an Irish coffee. Tune in to get the best travel tips for Ireland and find out why more than ...

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