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My Air Asia Flight Reviews – Perth to Bali Return

“I can’t miss work,” says my husband.  This is my guideline for choosing flights to Bali for a long weekend...

The Brig Amity replica sailing boat in Albany

Discover Old Town Albany – Historic Albany Sites

Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, it is even older than my home town of Perth – a...

Perfecting Packing for the Beach

I’m really lucky.  I live in Perth, Western Australia where I believe some of the best beaches in the world...

A list of international travel documents to pack

The Must-Have International Travel Document Checklist (with Printable)

As many of us are now booking our international travel online, it is up to us to ensure we have...

SilkAir Review: Flight from Singapore to Phuket (Boeing 737)

SilkAir is the wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Airlines offering over 50 short to middle haul flights throughout Asia.  SilkAir...

A Bali cycle tour gives your the chance to learn the Balinese culture

Take a Bali Bike Tour and Discover the Real Bali

This Bali bike tour memory is from one of our wonderful Bali family holidays back in 2015.  These cycling tours...

How to Research a Trip: Part Two of Travel Planning

Before we get going on how to research a trip, have you answered all the questions in the first part...

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...

Six Reasons Why Buy Travel Insurance. Learn Why You May Need Travel Insurance.

6 Reasons Why Travel Insurance is Necessary

You’ve just booked your holiday vacation.  You’re excited and can’t wait to go.  But there’s one more thing to do...

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...

Lake Thetis boasts examples of 3500-year-old stromatolites and thrombolites. Learn what to expect at Lake Thetis located near Cervantes and the Pinnacles.

Ancient Living Life at Lake Thetis, Cervantes

It’s not often you get the chance to see a prehistoric living life form.  So when the opportunity presents itself...

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...

Planning a holiday? Ask yourself these six questions to help you plan your travel vacation.

6 Questions to Get Started with Planning for Travel

How to Start Planning a Trip Getting started on planning for travel can be tricky.  There is so much to...

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...

newspaper, iPad and novel inspriationfor where should i travel

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? ...

Stay in touch when travel

Cheapest Ways to Communicate Internationally

It is 1995 and I have been away from home for over two months as I backpack my way around...

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...

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