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5 Reasons to Visit Manly on a Sunday

  There are more than 5 reasons to visit Manly Australia on a Sunday Thinking of visiting Manly? Manly, on a Sunday or any day of the year, is one of Sydney’s top destinations. You probably have heard of Manly Beach? But there is more to Manly than just its beaches. Beaches close to Manly such as Freshwater and Shelly offer so much as well for the tourist...

How To Eat Cheaply in Barcelona, Spain

How do you eat cheaply in Barcelona, is a question we are frequently asked. Keeping within our travel budget helps us to travel longer. We can’t afford to blow it. Parts of Europe can be expensive to eat out in and we are always looking for tips on how to keep within our food budget. You can easily blow the budget when eating out in Barcelona, Spain.  Spain is...

Driving the champagne route of France

Driving the Champagne Route of France – a One Week Awesome Itinerary

Driving the Champagne Route of France, what could be better than that for avid champagne drinkers such as ourselves. No sparkling wine here but the best of the best! What a fun week to visit the Champagne Houses of the region! (Editor update 2022) Who doesn’t love a glass of chilled champagne? France is the perfect country for a road trip.  There are so many...

Mexican Food in The Yucatan Peninsula

Who loves Mexican food?  How about enjoying traditional Yucatan cuisine whilst on vacation? We were keen to find out more about the many Mexican dishes on offer whilst we were travelling around the Yucatan region. There is more to Mexico than just the food and its silvery-white sand beaches, swaying palm trees and its colonial history.  Some travellers travel to...

What to do in Oaxaca

What To Do in Oaxaca – 11 Of The Best Things To See And Do

Oaxaca (pronounced wa-Ha-ca) is a vibrant, culinary rich, authentic Mexican colonial city that you should plan to include on your next visit to Mexico, if you haven’t already. Wondering what to do in Oaxaca? We share with you our top experiences in Oaxaca City Mexico. After travelling from Mexico City to Puebla we were excited to visit Oaxaca (Oaxaca de Juárez)...

View of the Rocks in Sydney

How to Have an Affordable Sydney Staycation in the Rocks

Are you planning a Sydney weekend staycation?  We will share with you how to have an affordable Sydney Staycation in the Rocks that won’t blow your budget from the best affordable accommodation, free museums to visit, things to do in Sydney The Rocks, some of the best pubs that offer the best of local cuisine and more. As Sydneysiders, we have visited the Rocks...

Ghent Castle

How to See Ghent in One Day

Are you planning how to see Ghent in one day? We only had one day and one night to spend in Ghent after spending a weekend in Bruges. In hindsight, we wished we would have stayed longer but we were heading to Paris the next day and then on a Le Boat cruise down the Canal Lateral a la Loire. After enjoying a Legends Walking Tour in Bruges and a visit to one of Bruges...

Hunter Valley Getaways Australia

Planning a midweek or weekend getaway to the Hunter Valley in NSW? Are you or your family celebrating a special milestone or are you longing for a break from the busyness of life? Just a 2-hour drive from Sydney is the Hunter Valley, one of Sydney’s most popular getaway destinations for wine connoisseurs, foodies and a very popular family-friendly destination...

Top Things To Do in Kep and Kampot in Cambodia

Once overlooked by travellers, Kep and Kampot are now becoming a ‘popular destination’ for those that want to see more of Cambodia than just Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. Kampot and Kep are located on the South West coast of Cambodia and 25 km separates the two towns.  For two towns so close together they do differ.  If you want the beach you head to Kep and...

What To Do in Mudgee NSW

Are you planning a staycation in the country? Wondering what to do in Mudgee NSW? Visiting Mudgee is the perfect getaway whether you are planning 1 night or even more. Mudgee Australia is in the state of New South Wales.  Mudgee from Sydney is just a four hour drive.  A perfect location for your staycation or if you are an overseas visitor a great way to experience...