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Australian Road Trips I want to take

Real talk. We’re currently on a holiday hiatus right now, because what with potential job changes, our string of visitors, and both of us needing new …

6 apps to add to your list

Is there such a thing as an obnoxious recommender? I think I am one of those. I’m forever telling people about this great app I found, or my physio, …

Apps

The 10 worst airline PR disasters of all time – where does BA's meltdown rank?

In theory, running an airline should be a simple business. A plane full of passengers takes off from Airport A at an arranged time, lands at Destination B without being late, and everyone disembarks happily to reclaim their bags and go about their holiday in the sun.<p>But as recent events have …

HSBC: Countries where expats have the best lifestyle and make friends easily

Italy makes the list.Pixabay<p>HSBC annual expat explorer report looks at one its like to be a foreigner living and working in countries around the world.<p>The bank asked YouGov to survey nearly 27,000 expats from 190 countries and territories for the report, asking them about how easy it was for them …

Creme egg pancakes

You guys, this week has not even been funny. Actually make that this past fortnight. Three weeks? I don’t know, but I haven’t been showing up here …

Breakfast

Black and White Bangkok: The Street Photography of Jordan Stead

<i>All images by Jordan Stead. Used with permission.</i><p>Photography has the power to transform the perspective of both viewer and photographer. The images …

2 Weeks In Myanmar Itinerary | 2018 Where To Go & What To Do

2 Weeks In Myanmar – The Perfect Burma Itinerary 2018<p>The best Myanmar itinerary is typically around 2 weeks and should include a mix of culture and …

Top 21 Beaches in the World

Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents covered in …

Lake Michigan

How to ride the last remaining sleeper trains

Is there a rail traveller alive who doesn’t love the romance of a night train? The very idea of gliding out of one great European city in the warm glow of an evening to wake up in the cool morning light of another is, even in the prosaic surroundings of modern standard sleeper berths, simply …

How to Find Your Style in Photography

Hue, 2017 #cindyprojectDear friend,Many of us are trying to find our “style” in our photography.1. Photography styleHue, 2017 #cindyprojectBut what …

Qantas Looks to Asia for International Expansion Opportunities

Qantas Airways Ltd. plans to expand its international business after a three-year restructuring effort by Chief Executive Officer Alan Joyce helped …

100+ Things to Do and See in Melbourne

Sydney is the girl you date; Melbourne is the girl you marry.<p><i>BAZAAR.com has partnered with it's beautiful here to share a collection of city guides motivated and inspired by the heartwarming, the unusual, the delicious and the beautiful people, places and experiences founder and travel writer</i> …

Australia

Getting Started with Narrow Depth of Field Photography

An up close view of an organ pipe cactus by Sarah Marino.<p>Using narrow depth of field is one of my favorite ways to create abstract renditions of …

There Are Almost No Roads in Giethoorn, Holland, Just Waterways

Venice may be the world’s most famous canal city, but it’s not the only one. Giethoorn, a town of 2600 people in the Netherlands, has almost no …

The Best Rolling Luggage, According to Frequent Fliers

I resisted rolling luggage for as long as I possibly could — it always reminded me of pharmaceutical reps, or the dorkiest kid in middle school. But …

Shigira Resort

7 Ridiculously Aussie Things You Have To Do At Least Once

There are a number of stereotypes floating around about us Aussies. Some of them are accurate – yes, we do love beer, say ‘mate’ a lot, and enjoy the …

These Are the Best Airplane Cabins in the Skies Today

The Oscars of the skies have been announced.<p>As Hollywood celebrates the best films in the past year, aircraft design award season is also ramping up, …

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Three Photographers Convicted for Last Year’s Reckless Activities in Yellowstone National Park

Last May we reported on an unfortunate incident in which three photographers were taken into custody for walking on the Grand Prismatic Spring in …

20 Romantic Date Ideas for Any Budget

10 amazing things to do in Burma

Find the hidden temples of Bagan<p>The ancient Buddhist temples of Bagan - thousands of them, spread across the plains - are Burma's answer to Angkor …

The 50 greatest train journeys on Earth

Unless you are one of the poor souls condemned to the purgatory of Southern Rail, train travel as a rule is something that, almost two centuries after Robert Stephenson’s invention of the Rocket, remains one of the most civilised ways of getting from A to B.<p>It offers the opportunity to admire …

The Changing Face of Perth – The Underrated City of Western Australia

There’s plenty of things to do in Perth, whose injection of culinary and artistic enterprise and heritage regeneration has allowed it to shake off …

Super-Cheap Flights to Asia Are Coming Soon

AirAsia has been cleared to fly in and out of American airports.<p>Always wanted to go to Thailand, but couldn't afford the hefty airfare? You're in luck. CNNMoney reports that AirAsia, a Malaysian budget airline, has just received clearance from the U.S. government to fly in and out of American …

Air Travel

Half Way Around the World (And Back) In Gluten Free Airline Meals

On our recent trip to Australia, we flew with British Airways using several codeshare flights within our routing. This gave me an excellent …

Sharing the realities of expat life

Destinations to Run Off to When You Decide to Quit Your Job to Write a Book

<b>Authored by Ingrid Burke</b><p>Perhaps a story idea has been gnawing at you for years, begging to be written, but you just haven’t found the time to put pen …

Australia wants to replace passports with facial recognition technology

If you're the type of traveler that can never remember which pocket you put your passport in when asked to produce it by airport officials, then Australia's plan for a major overhaul of its checking systems is likely to appeal.<p>The nation's Department of Immigration and Border Protection is aiming …