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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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Three nights in Bangkok


Monday, December 10, 2018

What are long weekends for? A 72-hour adventure to Asia of course! So when Journeys to Come’s Jack Walden had the opportunity to meet a friend in Bangkok for a couple of days of rest and recreation, he took it. Jack Walden. After a somewhat short flight (well, from Australia anything under 12 hours is easy!), ...

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Hiroshima visit feeds the soul


Monday, November 19, 2018

This week’s Guest Traveller, Hugo, spent 10 days in Japan with his wife, and sister. In this article, he shares highlights from his time in Hiroshima, including ‘Japanese soul food’ made with what you like… including cheese! Food: Okonomi ('what you like') yaki ('grill') Termed ‘Japanese soul food’ by foodies, the mighty okonomiyaki is a pancake stuffed ...

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A tour for the tastebuds in Rome


Monday, November 5, 2018

As this week's Guest Traveller, Journeys to Come's Jack Walden shares a highlight from a recent trip to Rome: A Roman Food Tour. As a lover of history, breathtaking sights, and traditional, full-flavoured Italian food, I fittingly found myself in the Eternal City - Rome. I plunged right in and absorbed that culinary city’s flavours while on ...

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