Giggles In St Isaac’s Cathedral: Travels In St Petersburg

Giggles In St Isaac’s Cathedral: Travels In St Petersburg

Our intimate group of 11 had suddenly expanded by 2. Zhayna had been our wonderful local guide for the day in St Petersburg and as we explored St Isaac’s Cathedral, the final attraction on the…

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Beyond The Beach: Why You Should Visit Northern Thailand

Beyond The Beach: Why You Should Visit Northern Thailand

When most people think of a holiday to Thailand they imagine idyllic islands, dramatic limestone karsts jutting out of the ocean, and a young and lithe Leonardo DiCaprio discovering a certain hidden location. (Not just…

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Street Art in George Town, Penang: Must-See Murals & Their Stories

Street Art in George Town, Penang: Must-See Murals & Their Stories

The street art in Penang is about so much more than an interactive backdrop for your Instagram photos, the murals illustrate the story of George Town. Sculptures explain how roads got their names, signs describe…

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Chic Spa Weekend In Country Victoria: Daylesford & Hepburn Springs

Chic Spa Weekend In Country Victoria: Daylesford & Hepburn Springs

We couldn’t have timed our girls weekend in Daylesford and Hepburn Springs better. The leaves had just started to turn amber, there was a bite in the morning air that left a soft dew on…

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5 Bucket List Experiences You Can’t Miss in Queensland, Australia

5 Bucket List Experiences You Can’t Miss in Queensland, Australia

Found in the north-eastern corner of Australia, Queensland is a big Aussie state with a big appetite for adventure. From the sprawling Great Barrier Reef to the silica sands of the Whitsunday Islands, there’s a…

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I Did It For The Gram: My Floating Breakfast Fail

I Did It For The Gram: My Floating Breakfast Fail

The butter was melted, the eggs now certainly overcooked, and if I didn’t hook the tray back with my toe in the next 2 seconds the whole thing was going to experience death by drowning.…

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Palaces, Forts & Faith in Northern India – Maharajas’ Express Highlights

Palaces, Forts & Faith in Northern India – Maharajas’ Express Highlights

The beauty of train travel is that it offers the chance to discover so many diverse places in a relatively short time period. I love how you settle into a room that moves, each day…

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Escape The Crowds In Thailand: 5 Unspoiled Thai Islands

Escape The Crowds In Thailand: 5 Unspoiled Thai Islands

The Thai authorities recently made the bold move to close Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi, the beach made popular in DiCaprio movie The Beach, during the low season in a bid to protect the…

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Why You Need To Go To The Powder Snow In Tohoku, Japan

Why You Need To Go To The Powder Snow In Tohoku, Japan

It’s no secret I’m a big fan of the Tohoku region of Japan. Tohoku is an area of outstanding natural beauty found on Honshu Island, just 3 hours by bullet train from Tokyo. With its…

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Why You’ll Want To Be Green in Brunswick, Melbourne

Why You’ll Want To Be Green in Brunswick, Melbourne

I’m all for being a tourist in your own town and when I met Claudi, the founder of GreenMe Melbourne, at a Travel Massive event I told her to put me down for her next…

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