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7 Less Traveled Spots in Australia That Are Worth the Trip

July 8, 2014

in beach, New South Wales, northern territory, Queensland, South Australia, tasmania

It’s a known fact that Australia is one of the top travel destinations in the world. While tourists are naturally drawn to the land Down Under, most are unaware of Australia’s ‘hidden’ travel gems. Many of the less travelled destinations provide absolutely breathtaking experiences that make the side excursions well worth the effort. The following […]

Sign for Whitsundays National Park

Tips for Visiting the Whitsundays

December 27, 2012

in beach, Queensland, sailing, short trips, travel tips, trip planning

Among all the recommendations people have given about my time in Australia, the recurring one has been to stay and sail in Queensland’s Whitsunday islands. The only problem is, it’s a friggin expensive trip. Return airfare for one person alone can cost $500. Staying on any boat that isn’t a backpacker-type, multiple-person dorm with lots […]