Aussie on the Road

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The Ultimate Japan Bucket List: 50 Things to do in Japan

Looking for things to do in Japan? I've compiled the ultimate Japan bucket list full of adventures, cultural experiences, and must-see sights.

Australia’s Strangest Theme Park

Green Valley Farm – Distinctly Australian<p>It seems incongruous that anything could lie at the end of the dusty road that our car jolts and shudders …

Water Parks

The Ultimate Guide to Kumano Kodo Iseji

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Hiking

Pilgrimage: Lessons Learned Hiking the Kumano Kodo Iseji

Hiking the Kumano Kodo Iseji route is more than just a fascinating way to explore a little-known corner of Japan, it's also an exercise in …

Ise Jingu to Hayatama Taisha: The Perfect Two Week Iseji Kumano Kodo Itinerary

From the majesty of Ise Grand Shrine to the quiet charm of Hayatama Taisha, this two week Kumano Kodo itinerary is the perfect way to plan your …

Five NSW Weekend Escapes I Can’t Wait to Take

There's more to NSW than just Sydney, and I'm excited to explore my backyard over the summer with five unforgettable NSW weekend escapes.

The Pearl of Africa: 10 Reasons To Visit Uganda

Uganda is my favourite country in Africa. From chimpanzee trekking to gorilla trekking to beautiful lodges to safaris, here are 10 reasons to visit …

15 Underrated Cities for Your Great US Road Trip

When it comes to designing a US road trip itinerary, some cities and landmarks pick themselves. Here are fifteen underrated cities for your US …

Nine Essential Phrases for Foreign Travel

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Language Learning

Glasgow Guide Scotland. See. Eat. Do

Glasgow, Scotland exceeded my expectations. I knew it was beautiful. I knew it had loads of castles. I knew Sean Connery was from Scotland and that …

50 Things To Do in Bangkok, Thailand - for all travel budgets!

Visit Bangkok’s temples<p>Jim Thompson’s House Museum<p>Drink at a skybar<p>Party on Khao San Road<p>Watch a Muay Thai match<p>Do yoga<p>Go to Thailand’s oldest cinema …

Five Great Places to Stay in Kota Kinabalu

As diverse as Kota Kinabalu is when it comes to sightseeing and things to do, it’s even more so when it comes to accommodations. I nearly pulled an …

HOW MUCH TO BUDGET FOR A MONTH IN VIETNAM

I was so excited to visit Vietnam but initially I was worried that our tight budget would hold me back from fully experiencing the country. Luckily …

Historic pub and food tours in London. Explore 5 pubs in London's docks

Even if you have not travelled to the UK, chances are you will have heard about the legend of the English pubs. According to 17th century writer, …

Bagan Myanmar Travel Guide and Itinerary | Point and Shoot + Wanderlust

<i>Bagan, Myanmar</i> – This ancient archaeological wonder in Southeast Asia is revered as the <i>Land of the Pagodas</i>. Used to have 4,446 temples, now more than …

7 Unique Things to Do in San Diego - Karla Around the World

<b>Grab at bite to eat at Tin Fish Gaslamp.</b><p>Just seconds away from Petco Park and a short walk from San Diego’s historic Gaslamp Quarter, the a …

I Hate Camping So Why The Hell Am I Climbing Kilimanjaro?

OMG. I like an adventure but to be honest, it doesn’t come natural to me. Yes, I like ziplining, I like abseiling, I like climbing but it is most …

3 Day Luang Prabang Itinerary | Laos

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Lessons From Moving Home After Living Abroad

Did you know our security guard in Fiji used to earn $2 an hour?<p>That’s two Fijian dollars. If you do the math, I’m pretty sure you spend three or …

10 Things to do in Malta [Best beaches, where to eat and stay]

<b>Planning a trip to Malta and looking for the best things to do in Malta? You’ve come to the right place!</b><p>Malta is a beautiful island in the turquoise …

My ideal three-week itinerary for a trip to Cuba

I get a lot of questions in my mailbox from travelers wanting to go to Cuba and who are figuring out their itinerary. Preparation is an extremely fun …

Cuba

10 Amazing Things To Do In Ecuador (That Aren’t The Galapagos!) — Everywhere Please

Ecuador is a surprising and underrated country, and a destination overlooked by many travellers to South America.<p>It’s a shame, because there are so …

The Best Cafes and Cakes in Budapest

If you’ve got a sweet tooth, Budapest is a great city to visit! There are so many decadent desserts, sweet treats, and grand cafes to try.<p>Just take a …

Fun & Adventure in Dubai - 9 Activities to Try

With its towering skyscrapers, fast cars and glitz and glam, one could be forgiven for thinking Dubai’s limited in what it offers the more …

Orangutan Trekking in Sumatra: Jungle Trek in Bukit Lawang

On par with gorilla trekking in Uganda, orangutan trekking in Sumatra is one of the most thrilling wildlife experiences I've ever had.

Craft Beer in Beijing: A Boozy Beijing Brewery Tour with Lost Plate Tours

Craft beer mightn't be the first thing you think of in China, but a Beijing brewery tour with Lost Plate shows the craft is thriving in the Chinese …

Illegal Ink - 11 Countries Where Showing Your Tattoos Could Get You Kicked Out!

<b>Authored by Dan Hunter</b><p>To much of the developed world, especially in recent years, tattoos are seen as beautiful/trendy additions to one’s …

Experience Winter's Magic at Lumina Borealis Kingston

This post may contain compensated links. Find more info in our disclaimer<p>Lumina Borealis is an outdoor interactive light show at Fort Henry in …