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Rockhoppers to Reindeers – A Wildlife Guide to the Falklands

With more penguins than people and an island named after the sea lions that amass on its shores, the Falkland Islands are a wildlife destination like no other. If there’s one thing that draws people from all over the world to visit the Falkland Islands, it’s the impressive array of wildlife that calls the southern […]

Nairobi’s Elephant Orphanage – The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Africa is top of practically every animal lovers travel wishlist and with even a short stop in Nairobi, you can get up close and personal with a number of gorgeous orphaned elephant calves, making your quick break in Kenya even more memorable. The calves come from all around Kenya and are picked up by the Trust in response to the […]

North Island New Zealand Highlights: Haere Mai (Welcome) to Your Kiwi Adventure

Though the South Island often takes centre stage in Aotearoa, there is no doubt that our North Island New Zealand highlights are world class. Home to our best, most authentic cultural experiences, sub-tropical beaches, temperate weather, incredible hiking and awe inspiring geothermal activity, these are North Island New Zealand highlights that just can’t be missed. […]

Swim with Whales in Tonga – Plan Your Next Bucket List Adventure

If there’s one wild animal encounter you add to your bucket list, make sure it is to swim with whales in Tonga! Not only was our snorkel with the humpbacks the best wild animal encounter I’ve ever had, but as a quick and easy trip from New Zealand, it was also one of the easiest […]

New Zealand Travel Tips For First-Time Visitors: The Ultimate Guide to Aotearoa

New Zealand is a bucket list destination for many but planning a trip to the bottom of the world is a big task.  It’s for this very reason that having access to a great set of top New Zealand travel tips is essential! As kiwis born and bred, we’re excited to bring you this conclusive […]

A Complete Guide to the Best Tourist Places in Jaipur

The following guide to the best tourist places in Jaipur is brought to you by Charlotte of Our Taste For Life.  Together, Charlotte and Natalie have travelled extensively around Rajasthan, making them experts in this incredible capital city.  If you’re heading to Jaipur, this guide to the best tourist spots is for you! Jaipur is […]

9 Incredible Things To Do in Narooma – The Ultimate Guide!

Whether you are looking for a relaxing beach holiday, or a unique wildlife encounter, Narooma on the NSW’s South Coast is an ideal destination.  There is no shortage of fantastic things to do in Narooma, Australia! Located on the Eurobodalla Coast, Narooma, NSW may be an idyllic seaside destination; it is also the perfect place […]

14 of the Best Day Trips from Minneapolis

The following is a guest post by Via Travelers, a modern travel blog focused on helping you learn the best travel tips, hacks and itineraries to travel the world.  As a local expert, Kyle’s pleased to bring you his take on the best day trips from Minneapolis. Minneapolis is a well-known city, the largest in […]

18 Amazing Things To Do in the Coromandel: New Zealand’s Own Tropical Paradise

Easily accessible from Auckland, the Coromandel is a real favourite amongst New Zealanders and travellers alike.  There are just so many things to do in the Coromandel region! Packed full of tropical, palm-tree lined beaches, stunning native bush and unique Kiwi experiences, the peninsula really packs a punch.  With temperate weather and beautiful coastlines, there […]

7 Beautiful Experiences In Sweden

Known for varied geography including islands, lakes, mountains, and forests, Sweden can rightly be called one of the prettiest nations in Scandinavia, if not all of Europe. It often gets lumped in with the other Scandinavian countries it certainly stands on its own two feet as a worthwhile holiday destination.  Once you take a closer […]

Where to Feed Wild Eels for Free in New Zealand: Hokitika Uncovered

The perfect New Zealand holiday to me is one that strikes the ideal balance. Nature and city. People and animals. Fast and slow. Bucket-list-worthy and cheap-n-cheerful. It’s authentically Kiwi and leaves you reminiscing about all the fun you had. The West Coast of New Zealand offers exactly that! In particular, we fell head over heels […]

10 Incredible Things To Do in New Zealand: South Island in Focus

When potential visitors to New Zealand dream of our beautiful land, it is generally images of the South Island that will come to mind. Towering mountain ranges, raging rivers and picture-postcard scenery – this is the New Zealand that people travel from all around the world to see, and for good reason! Along with plenty […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Kaieteur Falls, Guyana

Perfectly positioned, just off radar of many tourists, Guyana is an authentic, quiet achiever.  With the relaxed feel of the Caribbean, the tallest waterfall in the world (the Kaieteur Falls) and the raw, untouched beauty that the Amazon Rainforest delivers, this intriguing country offers so much to so many. And the best thing?  You’ll practically […]

The Best 7 Day Galapagos Cruise – Life in the Lap of Luxury Onboard the Ecoventura Origin

When we first started planning out our South American adventure, we knew the Galapagos Islands were at the very top of our wishlist, along with other key highlights like Patagonia, Machu Picchu and the Bolivian Salt Flats.  What we weren’t expecting though was for the Galapagos to take out not only the top spot amongst […]

Plan the Perfect South America Travel Route – We Don’t Mind if You Pinch Ours!

After months of planning, talking to countless travellers, researching our hearts out and finally spending six months on the road, we’re pleased to be able to share our very own South American travel route. We’ve done the hard work so you don’t have to! If you’re headed to South America (specifically Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, […]

The Best of the Best in South America – 12 Experiences You Can’t Miss!

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With a landmass of 17.84 million km², there’s no denying that South America is a big place; in all honesty, the continent is massive!  With so much to explore and so much land to cover, itinerary planning can very quickly start to feel more than a little overwhelming. After six months spent covering a great deal of South […]