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With its stunning coastal scenery and languid waters, the Bay of Islands is a picture-postcard New Zealand destination. The bay is dotted with around 150 islands, reached from the mainland towns of ...
Calling all adrenaline junkies! In the mood for some white water rafting? Conditions are great in North Queensland! Rafting in North Queensland has the added advantages of departures all year ...
Tropical Cairns puts you in the ideal position to enjoy the splendor and beauty of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. The Great Barrier Reef is the largest coral reef on the planet, covering an amazing ...
Sydney Harbour is one of the world’s most famous natural harbours, due, in large part, to its great beauty and excellent proximity to the excitement of big city living. 240 kilometers of shoreline ...
If you’ve come to Sydney, then you’re thinking big city, and you’re thinking big beach. You want to know what’s what. Well, here’s the long and the short of what to expect. Sydney’s premier ...
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 Kyle, USA, July 2012
Trying to choose between adventure activities in Queenstown is like trying to choose a show on Broadway ; with so many options it can be difficult to know where to begin. Editor’s Note: This ...
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 Emma, Australia, March 2012
Nestled snugly around the edges of Lake Wakatipu and surrounded by snow-covered mountains, Queenstown
attracts nearly two million visitors per year. Many come to relax and
rejuvenate and enjoy ...
Written by Emma, Australia, July 2011
Messing about on the water is positively encouraged in Sydney and there’s no end of activities on offer to help you do just that. We dipped our toe in to bring you the best of the wet. ...
Written by Peter, Australia, September 2010
To get away from the crowds on Sydney's Bondi Beach head north to the picturesque Port Stephens. It's about a 2.5 hour drive from Sydney but the view from the top of Mt Tomaree along the coast with ...
Written by Emma, Australia, January 2012
Surfing has been synonymous with Australian culture since the late 60s and no matter what the weather or season you’ll see surfers bobbing on the water all around Australia ’s coast. But late ...
Written by Emma, Australia, October 2011
Byron Bay, just south of the Gold Coast on the east coast of Australia ,
has long attracted artists, surfers and hippies seeking a simpler, more
laid-back lifestyle. They couldn’t keep Byron’s ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, October 2012
Noosa , found on the Sunshine Coast just 85 miles (136 km) to the north of Brisbane ,
is known for its beautiful beaches, great surf and low key resorts. The
Noosa region consists of Noosa ...
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