Lyn Lindfield

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How to pay a parking fine in Germany: The frustrating tale of a 15 euro ticket.

I admit it - we did the wrong thing! I am the third most law-abiding person on the planet. Only the Dalai Lama and the Pope are ahead of me in the …

Europe

Have electric bikes ruined cycling in Europe?

The long slow drone of a pack of electric bicycles (e-bikes) approaches us from behind. They sound like a swarm of bees gathering into formation - …

Cycling

Chichen Itza: Everything you need to know before you visit.

Have you ever read a travel story in a newspaper or magazine (these days it is more likely to be a blog) and thought to yourself 'that is a place I …

Mexico

Travel Bloggers share their favourite must-read books and must-see films for destinations around the world.

Credit:The Whole World or Nothing<p>Have you ever been to a destination where a book or film was a 'must-read', or 'must-see', before (or after) your …

The White Squirrels of Brevard in Transylvania County, North Carolina

Have you ever seen a white squirrel? If your answer is yes, there is a good chance you have been to Brevard in Transylvania County, North Carolina. …

Why we will never visit Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral, again!

Do you enjoy paying a lot of money to stand in line all day? If your answer is yes, then Kennedy Space Center is for you. If your answer is no, then …

Where Does Basa Come From? The confronting secret of Vietnamese fish farms.

Have you ever eaten basa fish? I have, but never again. Basa is a fish farmed in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam. Once upon a time if I heard the phrase …

Don't drink the yellow coke and 9 other life-saving tips for surviving Angkor Wat.

There are more than a thousand temples in the jungles around Siem Reap in Cambodia. Angkor Wat is the one everyone has heard of but there are many …

The Novice Monks of Wat Hanchey Temple, Cambodia

It is the first morning of our Mekong River cruise aboard Scenic Spirit and we are standing at the top of a hill waiting for the rest of our group to …

A Mekong River Cruise with Scenic Spirit

My first impression of Scenic Spirit was long before we saw the ship. On the overland journey from Siem Reap in Cambodia to Kampong Cham, our port of …

Ho Chi Minh City

Teotihuacan - An Incredible Day Trip From Mexico City

Teotihuacan-An Incredible Day Trip From Mexico City<p>Visiting Teotihuacan will take your breath away.<p>If your first glimpse of the majestic pyramids …

Archaeology

Is snorkeling on Ningaloo Reef overrated?

Ningaloo Reef is one of the largest fringing reefs on the planet. It extends for 260 kms (162 miles) along the coast of Western Australia from Red …

Where can you see penguins in Sth Africa?

Penguins in Africa! It sounds like a contradiction in terms but there they were, on Boulders Beach, right where our guide book said they would be, …

Luxury train trips in Northern Spain

When we were planning our honeymoon, we had to make a difficult decision: spending 3 days in Krugerpark or taking a 3 day journey with the luxury …

Madi-Madi - A Luxury Safari Lodge in the Klein Karoo, Sth Africa

It is late afternoon in the Klein Karoo, five hours drive from Cape Town along South Africa's captivating Route 62. We are sitting on our private …

72 Hours in Cape Town: The best things to see and do.

Cape Town has drawn us back. A year and a half after our first experience of the capital of South Africa's Western Cape, we couldn't resist another …

TEN THINGS TO DO IN CANCÚN, MÉXICO

visiting cancún is all about making incredible new experiences. not only because of the amazing natural setting of the mexican caribbean, but also …

Mexico

Haunted places in Perth and Western Australia to visit for Halloween

Recently I was asked to join other travel bloggers writing about haunted places for a collaboration about <b>Spooky Places from around the World to visit</b> …

Malaria free Eastern Cape of South Africa | Big Five Game Reserve Experience

Situated in a private game reserve in the malaria-free Eastern Cape, Kichaka is the perfect place to enjoy a Big Five safari experience in quiet …

South Africa

Napo Wildlife Center in Ecuador: A Journey Into the Deep Amazon

Silence…except for the dip of a paddle into the water and the occasional knock against the canoe. On either side, a lush green rainforest towers over …

Your Ultimate Guide To Travelling Cambodia

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Pinnacles and Stromatolites: Ancient formations and living fossils on Western Australia's Coral Coast.

The Pinnacles Desert and the stromatolites of Lake Thetis make a great day trip for anyone with even a vague interest in what the earth may have …

Top 7 Things To Do on Bonaire

by Jessica Percy Campbell<p>If you’re not a scuba diving fanatic, you may not have heard of a tiny Dutch Caribbean island called Bonaire. Although it’s …

Rio Lagartos and Las Coloradas, Mexico- an Alligator River and a Pink Lake?

We visit Cancun, Mexico annually and are pretty adventurous. We love the idea of exploring a different area every year. When I came across pictures …

Hutt Lagoon, Western Australia: A pink lake you can drive to.

Hutt Lagoon near Port Gregory on Western Australia's Coral Coast is a brilliant effervescent pink - or at least parts of it were on the day we …

El Questro Station Bungalows: The best kept secret in the Kimberley.

The Kimberley in Western Australia is one of the last true wilderness areas of the world. I wanted to go there forever. David was not so keen! Being …