The Best Things to do in Bundaberg: Tips from a Local

For backpackers in Australia, Bundaberg is famous for two things – rum and farm work opportunities. But there’s much more to the city of Bundaberg than meets the eye. That’s why I’ve asked Bundaberg locals, Alan and Ros, to share their best tips for visiting Bundaberg. So whether you’re just visiting the city for the […]

3 Weeks in Bolivia Itinerary for Adventure Seekers

The land locked country of Bolivia, South America, has so much offer the traveller who wants to experience adventure, natural beauty and fascinating culture. From the world’s highest navigable lake,  to the infamous ‘death road’ and the photogenic salt flats, this Bolivia itinerary shows the best of this must-see destination for anyone travelling to South […]

This is What it Costs to Travel Australia

Australia: it’s an adventure, but it’s expensive. Especially if you’re not planning on working in Australia, travel there can put your bank account under a lot of strain. But there are plenty of different ways to enjoy Australia, for all budgets; whether you’re backpacking Australia on a shoestring or have a little bit more money […]

Places to Learn About Aboriginal Culture and History in Australia

Did you know: Australian Aboriginal culture is the oldest on this planet. There is rock art dating back to over 60,000 years throughout the country, which depicts how the Aboriginal people lived and survived in the harshest of climates for way longer than any other society. Europeans only came to Australia in 1770; just 248 […]

2 Week Tennessee Road Trip Itinerary: Nashville to Memphis

If you’re thinking about heading to the land of country music, rock, and the Delta Blues, then this a great itinerary for you. Our Tennessee road trip itinerary – which also ventures into Mississippi – takes 2 weeks, catching plenty of great music on the way. If you love outdoor life, history and heritage, and […]

Why You Should Take a Solo Road Trip At Least Once In Your Life

“There’s heavy rain forecasted, right?” I asked the woman in the Hebel general store, a tiny village just over the Queensland border. “Will the road from here be alright?”. “It’s a highway”, she stressed. “Floodwater doesn’t go over the highway. Who are you travelling with?” “Myself” I replied. “I’m travelling alone”. She looked alarmed. “then […]

Magnetic Island Day trip From Townsville: All You Need to Know

Tropical weather, beautiful beaches, interesting history, and breathtaking viewpoints all characterize this island that is really not to be missed when travelling down the east coast of Australia. A Magnetic Island day trip from Townsville will be a highlight of your time in Queensland. The island is only half an hour away from the tropical […]

What to Pack for Bali: Complete Bali Packing List

Bali temple

Beautiful Bali is one of the most visited places on the planet. Families, backpackers and couples all descend on this island, in search of an idyllic lifestyle including drinking coconuts on the beach, trekking up volcanoes, learning how to surf, experiencing Hindu culture and the amazing people of Bali and enjoying the tropical weather and […]

The Best Place to Dive the Great Barrier Reef for All Diving Abilities

Fancy visiting the Great Barrier Reef? You should do – it’s the largest living thing in the world, an underwater playground full of fish, turtles, sharks, coral and the occasional shipwreck. Stretching from the tip of Cape York to Bundaberg on the east coast of Australia, it mirrors the Queensland traveller route, meaning that there are […]