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Summer essentials for travel in Australia

Our Summer Essentials for Travel in Australia

With the mercury hitting 34°C (93°F) in October here in Australia, we’re already in full summer swing.   Long sunny days, sand between our toes, road trips and nightly BBQ’s are just a few of the many things we’re looking forward to this summer. Today I…

Fun things to do in Asakusa & Sumida, Tokyo

Asakusa is a neighbourhood in the north east of Tokyo city adjacent to the Sumida River.  It’s known to visitors for the historic Senso-ji temple and spectacular views from the Tokyo Skytree but lets take a deeper look at things to do in Asakusa. We’ve…

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25 of the best day trips from Brisbane

Looking for fun and fabulous day trips from Brisbane. We have 25 top picks here from the beach to the rainforest, lakes and rivers, wildlife and adventure. Brisbane is a great city to both live and visit.  It’s casual and laid back but there are…