Alex on Camel, Egypt
Butchers in Moshi, Tanzania
Remarkable Rocks, Kangaroo Island
Summer Palace, China
Dorota on Brighton Beach

Archive for September, 2004

Why The World’s Best Food Is Found In Melbourne photo

Why The World’s Best Food Is Found In Melbourne

With its artistic crown and cosmopolitan atmosphere, it is no surprise that the city of Melbourne in Victoria is the capital of Aussie cafe culture. Indeed this is a city that prides itself of the mix of commerce and socialising that is the coffee shop to such an extent that when international interlopers Starbucks attempted […]

30Sep2004 | | 0 comments | Continued
Top 3 New Gap Year Destinations for Work and Play photo

Top 3 New Gap Year Destinations for Work and Play

So, school is done. You’ve put down your textbooks, pens and pencils, and you’re trying to figure out what tools you need to take you into the next phase of your journey. Well, the truth is that the best tool you’ll ever have is EXPERIENCE. And what’s a better way to gain experience than by […]

29Sep2004 | | 1 comment | Continued
Top Tips For Hostel Travel photo

Top Tips For Hostel Travel

One of the most important things I’ve learned on my extensive travels is to make sure that you like the hostel that you’re staying at. I say ‘hostel’ because I know I’m cheap, and you probably are, too. Plus, hostels are a great way to meet new, interesting and occasionally strange people. I’ve stayed at […]

28Sep2004 | | 0 comments | Continued
Scotland’s best World heritage sites photo

Scotland’s best World heritage sites

When we think of Scottish history, it’s easy to let our minds wander to images of Mel Gibson as the heroic William Wallace, fighting for Scotland’s freedom from the cruel English leader Edward the Longshanks. While this is an important stitch in the fabric of Scotland’s past, there are deeper layers to Scotland’s heritage. Scotland’s […]

27Sep2004 | | 2 comments | Continued
Gatwick vs. Heathrow photo

Gatwick vs. Heathrow

Many travelers planning a trip to London will have an important question to consider when booking their tickets – should I fly into Gatwick or Heathrow airport? Of London’s 5 airports, Gatwick and Heathrow are the two largest and busiest, with thousands of passengers arriving and departing each day. Most international carriers and international flights […]

6Sep2004 | | 5 comments | Continued
Loch Ness – More than monsters! photo

Loch Ness – More than monsters!

Whether you’re a sucker for legends or have kids who are excited at the prospect of a Nessie sighting, it would be remiss to take a trip to Scotland without a visit to the infamous Loch Ness. Home to the legendary Loch Ness monster, Loch Ness is firmly etched into our imaginations as the mysterious […]

2Sep2004 | | 0 comments | Continued