4 Fun Things To Do In Yogyakarta Indonesia

Borobudur Temple - fun things to do in Yojakarta Indonesia

Lets face it – Indonesia is a fun place. There are numerous activities all across it’s 17,000+ islands to keep you occupied, from snorkelling and scuba diving, to exploring ancient temples to eating nasi goring until your stomach hurts. mmmm nasi goring! Today we are going to focus on the island of Java and the up and coming tourist hot spot city Yogyakarta, or Jogja for short. While in Jogja I …

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2 Dishes That Will Rock Your World In Georgia (Europe) – and where you can learn to make them!

What to eat in Georgia (Europe)

“No one is born a great cook , one learns by doing” Julia Childs It’s one of the traveling foodie experiences we love the most – cooking classes. What can possibly be better than learning from a professional cook or chef  how to make the local cuisine? It’s way up there on our ‘Must Do’ list in any country we visit….and Georgia was no different. We had been told about …

19 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

Veliko Tarnovo: Incredible food & wine (& cheese!) surrounded by Bulgarian history. The town is built on steep hills with a meandering river below.

From some of the best cheesy bread we’ve ever had to strange but fascinating contemporary art in the Patriarch’s church at the top of Tsarevets fortress. We explore the tasty and the scenic in the former capital of the 2nd Bulgarian empire – Veliko Tarnovo. Here or some of our favourite shots to help inspire you to visit Veliko Tarnovo yourself. Veliko Tarnovo in Photos Eating great food is one …

Australia Inspiration: 15 Incredible reasons to visit NT (Northern Territory)

The Northern Territory, Australia. The best part of the country to get a real Aussie Outback experience. From crocodiles to Aboriginal rock art, thousands of years old. The NT, as us Aussies call it, is the best place in Australia to get back to nature and discover the unique history, landscape and culture that makes Australia a one of a kind destination. Darwin Darwin is the capital of NT. It’s …

5 Unmissable Fun Experiences In Ubud, Bali

fun things to do in Ubud Bali

Jungles, rivers, monkeys, fire and rice terraces. Ubud is surrounded by nature and it’s just waiting for you to dive in and explore. The central town of Ubud has definitely become very developed in the last few years. But search just a little further and tropical adventure is calling. 1. Jungle Adventure – Explore by Quad Bike If you’ve followed us for a while you may know that going on …

Katherine Gorge Tours (Nitmiluk Cruise) & Aboriginal Cultural Experience

Katherine Gorge Tours (Nitmiluk Cruise) offer a fantastic way to see this unique part of the Northern Territory on your tours from Darwin. (Review)

Katherine Gorge Tours: Take a scenic Nitmiluk cruise – that’s the Aboriginal name for Katherine Gorge. Getting up early meant we got to see the rock faces of Katherine gorge transform in colour as we glided peacefully along the waters. This was not the only thing which day 4 of our Adventure Tours trip had to offer… (Missed Day 1 to 3 of our Kakadu tours from Darwin series? Click …

Kakadu Tours From Darwin – Kakadu National Park Adventure Tours Australia

kakadu tours from darwin

Kakadu tours from Darwin – Day 2. We arrive in Kakadu national park via an off road “shortcut”, that takes our huge 4WD truck through rocky streams and Australia’s iconic orange dirt. Our first stop will be Maguk (Barramundi Gorge). But their may be a Kakadu surprise waiting for us when we arrive! (On Day 1 we visited Litchfield National Park and Mary River – click to read) Kakadu Tours From …

Koala Cuddle: Hug a Koala & Get Koala Photos in Brisbane

koala cuddle brisbane

Koala Cuddle 101: “ The most important rule in koala hugging is pretending to be a tree. But don’t worry they give top koality hugs!” If you are making the trek all the way down under to Australia there is one thing you must do – get a koala cuddle. But there are only certain places where you can have this amazing experience. Not all states in Australia allow visitors …

Tiwi Islands Tours – Art & Aboriginal Culture Tour From Darwin

tiwi island tours

Tiwi islands tours: This trip gave us a real insider’s view to the art, history and culture of a distinctly different segment of Australia’s aboriginal population. Smoke rituals, burial & marriage traditions and the opportunity to create your own Tiwi island art to take home. After spending so much time in Australia, coming to Darwin and the surrounding areas like the Tiwi islands, was a real eye opener on understanding …

Visiting Romania – Things to do in Brasov

Visiting Romania - Things to do in Brasov

Surrounded by the southern Carpathian mountains and nestled in the heart of Transylvania, Brasov is the place where Romanians go when they want a holiday. Yes the main street could be considered quite ‘touristy’, with bars and restaurants as far as the eye can see. But you will find a nice mix of locals and foreigners in this historic little town. Summer or Winter – Brasov has something to offer everyone. We …

Exploring the oldest amusement park in the world – through the lens of a polaroid camera.

Polawalk tour Vienna

Don’t own a time machine? You don’t need a Delorean to travel back in time. Explore days gone by at the oldest continuously running amusement park in the world right here, right now. How? By taking a polaroid tour of Vienna’s “Wurstelprater”. The Prater area of Vienna was once imperial hunting grounds and only accessible for the aristocracy. But in 1766, Emperor Josef II donated the land, and it was …

A trip to Budapest – Food, Fun, Adventure!

Budapest Jewish Quarter - discover the alternative budapest

Goulash and cabbage. That’s what my 1990’s geography education had instilled in my brain to expect as the highlight of Budapest. Whatever cold war government propaganda had filled those classroom textbooks, even if there was some truth to it… It’s not true anymore and it massively misses the mark on what has now become my favourite city in Central Europe. The stereotypical goulash and cabbage are there. And, in fact, …