Australia & the Pacific:
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The train station in Sydney airport is right out the front of the airport, for around $13 Australian catch a train into the city centre which should take about 30mins to get to. From there all the ...
Auckland is New Zealand's largest city, set between two harbors of staggering beauty. Whether your passion is America's Cup sailing or relaxed harbor cruises, exploring the wilderness or shopping, ...
Whether you’re planning to see the stunning Sydney Opera House, brush up on your surfing skills, or hang out with some playful koalas, you’ve got Australia on the mind. The options and opportunities ...
Cairns – think islands, beaches, wildlife, rainforests and that reef – is an essential stop on any trans-Australian itinerary. Here's how to cover the best of it in just three days. Day 1: ...
Middle Earth, dreamed up by J.R.R Tolkien, is the hometown of the characters in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Thanks to New Zealand film-maker Peter Jackson, Middle Earth came alive with ...
From the weekend market of Salamanca Place to cute colonial Battery Point, the call of the sea and colonial history are never far from mind in the yachties’ haven of Hobart. The Georgian warehouses ...
Darwin, the capital of northern Australia, is closer to Jakarta than it is to Sydney, so it should come as no surprise that it looks outward to Asia as much as it looks inland to the rest of ...
Travel through the rolling hill country of North Canterbury, enjoying the beauty of its rural pastoral scenes, to Kaikoura where the mountains meet the sea. Only three hours from Christchurch, ...
On an evening tour from Christchurch you are treated to a truly memorable cultural performance with a traditional Maori Concert consisting of action songs, poi dances and hakas. Take the ...
Written by koalakiss86, Australia, November 2010
See townsville from the best locations. Most popular with the locals Castle hill is located right in the heart of the city with a parking area and views of the ocea and on the other side of the city. ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, November 2012
The melting pot of Australia has resulted in the local food culture being a distinct mix of various ethnic food types. So, in essence, Australian food
is a conglomerate of Thai, Indian, ...
Written by Gazza, Australia, November 2011
Port Douglas has an amazing ecosystem and is best to visit during the Australian late Fall, Winter or early Springtime. The Barrier Reef is close and there are great restaurants, beaches and ...
Written by Kyle, USA, September 2012
Touring across the South Island of New Zealand
by bicycle is one of the most popular activities in the entire Southern
Hemisphere, but what if you are looking for just the best cities for ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, September 2012
Long-distance train travel may be a novelty and tourist attraction today in Australia ,
but those same train lines were a huge innovation in the history of
transport across this massive country. ...
Written by Emma, Australia, May 2012
A trip to Melbourne
needn’t make a dent in your budget. In fact, many of the city’s top
attractions are free! On top of that we’ve got a whole list of
wallet-friendly activities to enjoy: ...
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