Australia & the Pacific:
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The Great Barrier Reef (off the coast of north-east Australia) is the world's largest reef system – so big it can be seen from outer space - and one of the seven natural wonders of the world. It's ...
One of the Gold Coast's big drawcards for visitors is its clutch of thrill-filled theme parks. There are a whole raft of ticketing options too, giving you access to multiple parks. Here are the ...
Written by eva_afta, November 2010
Tonga is the first country to see the new day and I'm disappointed its not a country offered directly on this site - hopefully something to look forward to!
Vava'u is the place to go when going to ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, March 2013
Cairns, in Queensland’s tropical north, while a great place to relax acts better as a hub for all the wonderful natural attractions in the region. From here, it is easy to take day trips to explore ...
Written by RobC, New Zealand, October 2011
If you like beaches and you like taking photographs, there's something about Bondi Beach that makes it a great destination. First of all there's the amazing mix of people: more than other beach in ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, May 2012
This may be a bit obvious when out in stunning Cairns , but you must, must, must take at least one day-trip to the Great Barrier Reef !
Here you can engage in snorkeling or just lay out on the ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, August 2012
Cairns – often considered the jumping off point for the Great Barrier Reef –
is a sensational destination in and of itself. The area is most famous
for its beaches, locally known as the ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, November 2012
The warm weather during Christmas in Australia intensifies in the northern cities like Cairns and Darwin .
Christmas in Cairns, for example, gets weather reaching the upper 80s
Written by Viator, April 2011
Sydney’s beaches aren’t just about the waves. Sydneysiders treat their swag of golden beaches as their backyards for sunning, picnicking and just hanging out, particularly on the calm stretches of ...
Written by koalakiss86, Australia, November 2010
Snorkelling or diving on the Great Barrier Reef at its best!!! Leaving from Townsville for a full day tour including lunch and around 4 hours actually in the water and if you want a complimentary ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, August 2012
A sand bank turned island, Fraser Island makes its mark as a top adventure and nature travel destination in Australia .
Its unique ecosystem – wildlife, plant life and general composition –
World Heritage-listed Fraser Island is one of Australia’s most incredible places and stands alongside natural icons such as Uluru , Kakadu National Park and the Great Barrier Reef as a ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, February 2013
Cairns benefits from being a quaint beach town that works as a hub for dozens of top Queensland attractions. From Cairns, one can easily take a day trip to the Great Barrier Reef, Mossman Gorge, Cape ...
Written by Chou Fleur, Australia, October 2010
What better way to view the beautiful Great Barrier reef from far above and deep below the water surface! Though snorkeling is as good as diving at the Great Barrier Reef. Staff are well organized, ...
Roughly a three hour drive south of Sydney there lies a pristine national park, and according to the Guinness Book of Records, a beach with the world’s whitest sand. Editor’s Note: This ...
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