Australia & the Pacific:
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Nestled in the UNESCO World Heritage listed Fiordland National Park, Milford Sound is described as the 'Eighth Natural Wonder of the World'. Milford Sound is actually a fiord – a drowned glacial ...
Immerse yourself in the majestic beauty of Milford Sound on our full-day trips from Queenstown. Carved by a massive glacier in the last ice age, Milford Sound is one of the most treasured ...
Hiking, bushwalking and trekking are called "tramping" in New Zealand, one of the top destinations in the world to strap on your walking boots and follow a trail. The country is crisscrossed ...
On New Zealand’s South Island, Aoraki (Mt. Cook) soars up to 3,750 meters (12,315 feet) over the country’s Southern Alps. Australasia’s highest mountain, it’s one of the most popular day trip ...
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. ...
We’ve all heard of Australia ’s most famous natural icons such as Uluru (Ayers Rock) and the Great Barrier Reef . Take a journey around Australia as we list some of the country’s not quite ...
In a country where nearly 30 percent of the land is protected in national parks, if you were to hike a different trail on New Zealand ’s South Island
every day for an entire year you still ...
Mt Stuart is the larger mountain on the opposite side of the city from the cbd and has the most beautiful view of the whole of townsville. It situated just of the main highway and behind the ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, March 2013
Rugged and rustic outdoors, pristine and tropical beaches, and quaint and cozy wine countries – Australia has all the romance one could dream for. A trip down under provides countless options for ...
Written by Emma, Australia, November 2011
Here's the rest of our list of some the must-sees on New Zealand' s North Island . Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken from our New Zealand Things To Do blog . Visit the original post ...
Besides being one of the world’s best-named mountain complexes The Remarkables
also offers some of the best skiing found anywhere in the Southern
Hemisphere. With a season that kicks off in June ...
Written by Viator, May 2013
It isn’t too often that you find ski resorts on South Pacific islands. Yes, you can ski on Mauna Kea in Hawaii, although there aren’t any lifts and the conditions can be harsh. It will also ...
Written by Emma, Australia, October 2011
The South Island
is all about getting back to nature, breathing fresh air into your
lungs and celebrating the good things in life. Here’s our pick of the
best experiences. Editor’s Note: This ...
1. Blue Mountains
This World Heritage listed forest is only two hours west of Sydney .
Its sandstone gorges and peaks are dense with eucalypts whose oil
reacts with the air to create the ...
Written by Emma, Australia, June 2012
The World Heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park , which lies west of Sydney , offers a unique opportunity to see the natural landscape and eucalypt vegetation of the New South Wales region ...
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