Icons of the Australian Outback

As teenagers, my Australian friend and I set off in a car from Darwin, Northern Territory, to explore “The Outback”. We had a map and a full tank of gas, so we began our road-trip of discovery. Having driven beyond Humpty …

Escape on an Australian Road Trip

Road trips don’t get much more epic than in Australia. In a country so big, that it is also a continent, there are plenty of open roads to explore, big skies to admire and panoramic landscapes to view. It will take at least …

Masai Mara vs Serengeti; Which is best?

Kenya’s Masai Mara and the Serengeti in Tanzania are two of Africa’s most iconic destinations for wildlife safaris. Both parks provide an excellent opportunity to see Africa’s ‘Big 5’ of lion, leopard, elephant, rhino …

5 Ways to Visit the Great Barrier Reef

Australia is blessed with an abundance of awe-inspiring natural wonders but perhaps its most precious gem is the Great Barrier Reef. On an Australia holiday, there’s nothing better than booking a trip to discover the vivid …

6 Best Rail Journeys in the World

Travelling by train is a fabulous way to see the world and there are some truly magnificent rail experiences on offer. From speeding through plains and soaring above lakes to crossing mountain ranges and watching the waves …

5 Self Drive Holidays in Canada

There are few countries on Earth that are better suited to self-drive holidays than Canada. A stunning land of mountain tracks, coastal paths and roads that overlook meadows, rolling hills and glimmering lakes, there’s …