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British and Irish Lions in Australia

The British and Irish Lions Rugby Union team is heading Downunder once again, to take on the mighty Australian Wallabies. It’s been 12 years since they last landed on Australian shores, and they will be back roaring for blood after being narrowly beaten in the test series last time they were in Australia.

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June 3, 2013 by | Comments Off on British and Irish Lions in Australia

Best Children’s Museums Around The World

International Spy Museum

To help you plan a fun and educational family vacation, here are our top picks for the best children’s museums around the world.

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April 18, 2013 by | 2 Comments

Discover the Best Food and Wine in Melbourne

It’s hard to pin one particular tag on Melbourne’s cuisine; it’s too diverse. From cool coffee shops to classic Italian bistros, authentic Thai street food to and molecular gastronomy inspired eateries, Melbourne is bound to have something to satisfy your tastebuds.

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April 16, 2013 by | 1 Comment

10 Best Cities Seen From Above

For the ultimate bird’s eye view of your destination there’s no more thrilling way to get your bearings than zooming over the landscape in a helicopter. Whether hovering over a kaleidoscope of corals at the Great Barrier Reef or soaring around the Statue of Liberty in New York, here are 10 of the best cities […]

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April 8, 2013 by | Comments Off on 10 Best Cities Seen From Above

The 10 Best Wine and Food Festivals in the World

Wine connoisseurs and foodies have plenty to get excited about this year, with a packed roster of gastronomic events taking place around the globe. From celebrity studded culinary masterclasses to grape-stomping competitions, here are 10 Wine and Food festivals that you don’t want to miss.

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April 4, 2013 by | 2 Comments

World’s Most Beautiful Waterfalls

Burney Falls

For those who love experiencing beautiful landscapes, visiting waterfalls is one of the best ways to add some extra beauty to a day in the outdoors. Not all falls are created equal, however. If you want to view some of the world’s best cascades, here are our suggestions.

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March 15, 2013 by | 5 Comments

8 Ways to Explore Tasmania

Bass Strait

All-too-often missed off Australia itineraries, the country’s southernmost state and biggest island is not only easily accessible – ferries and planes run cheaply and regularly from nearby Melbourne – but has plenty to offer those who love the outdoors. Tasmania’s biggest selling points are its vast, uninhabited landscapes and untamed wilderness, and with hundreds of […]

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December 27, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Melbourne Moonlight Kayak Tour

Melbourne kayak tour

Have you ever visited a city, sat by the banks of the river and watched in envy as rowers glide past, cocooned in their serenity, far from the hustle and bustle of pedestrian life? I’ve often thought it must offer such a wonderful new perspective on a place. There’s time to take things in; to […]

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December 26, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Wine Tasting in Australia’s Yarra Valley

Yarra Valley wine tour

The Yarra Valley is arguably Victoria’s premiere wine and food region and is the birthplace of Victorian wine. We recently spent a day there sipping its highly regarded cool climate wines. Just one hour from Melbourne’s city center, a day trip is a great way to experience Victoria’s scenic countryside while sampling some fine wines […]

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December 19, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Top 5 Things to Do in Summer in Melbourne

With weather this pleasant, you must go outdoors. You have no choice. And with that in mind, here are my top picks for things to do in the summer in Melbourne.

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December 2, 2012 by | 4 Comments