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travel tips on how to cut costs on vacation

How to Save Money on Vacation

Even though you’ve saved up hard for your vacation, it doesn’t mean that you have loads of cash to splash...

Discover what you need to knwo before taking a perth Mint Tour in Western Australia

A Perth Mint Tour: What You Need to Know

Rotating in front of me without any protective casing is the one-tonne gold kangaroo coin, 60cm in diameter and about 10cm...

How to create a small essential first aid kit for holidays. When you next travel use this medical packing checklist to stay healthy on vacation.

The Essential First Aid Travel Kit for Trips

No one wants to get sick or hurt whilst on holiday.  Unfortunately, little cuts and headaches do occur quite regularly....

Travel tips and ideas on how to take holiday money overseas when you travel on a vacation. The pros and cons for 4 ways to access travel money abroad.

How to Access Your Travel Money Abroad

Back in the early 1990’s when I  backpacked around Europe the main ways to take and access your travel money...

The Complete Toiletry Packing List: with FREE Printable

When packing for your trip one of the things you really cannot leave behind is the toiletries kit.  Toiletries are defined...

Fun Things to Do in Busselton for Families

Busselton and the Margaret River Region have long been a favourite holiday destination for West Australians.  The region extends from...

My Review of the Updated Cervantes Caravan Park (RAC Cervantes Holiday Park)

Cervantes is a small coastal town in Western Australia named after an American vessel that sank off its coast in 1844 and...

A day pack checklist. What to pack for in your day bag

What to Pack for a Day Trip: 9 Simple Essentials

You’re on a day trip in the full sun feeling parched and hungry.  The weather changes, there is a light...

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Where Should I Travel: Finding Vacation and Travel Inspirations

You have an itch to explore the world.  You’ve got your annual leave booked.  You’ve set up a saving plan...

My review Garuda airlines economy class from Perth to Bali

Garuda Indonesia Review: Why it’s One of My Favourite Airlines

Garuda airline has had some well-documented trouble times.  It’s enough to make you question, should I fly with Garuda Indonesia? ...

how to pack lighter

How to Pack Light: Simple Travel Packing Tips

It is the end of another enjoyable vacation, of which the only part I don’t really enjoy is re-packing my...

The Ultimate Guide: A Trip Packing List with Printable PDF

Every trip I am so excited to get going.  I have spent months researching our trip, planned our holiday meticulously, ...