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5 Unique & Authentic Bangkok Cooking Classes

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If you are heading to Thailand for an unforgettable foodie experience – why not get in amongst the action and learn how to cook the dishes for yourself. You’ll be a hit with all your friends back home when you whip up delicious Thai food at dinner parties. And here’s a little secret….it’s not as hard as you might think! Here we have put together a list of the 5 Best …

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 …

Yala Safari Sri Lanka – Leopards, Elephants & Bears

Yala National Park Safari Sri Lanka

Yala Safari Sri Lanka: We take 2 incredible game drives into Yala national park, Sri Lanka. We go glamping & safari in style! — Suddenly, without warning, a sloth bear lumbered at high speed straight across the dirt road in front of us. Carrying two cubs on her back, she dove through the undergrowth on the other side of the track. Seconds later, she appeared from the bushes, without the …

Fun Things To Do In Brisbane At Night. Kayaking Brisbane Plus More

Kayaking Brisbane: Fun Things To Do In Brisbane At Night

“I just need summer nights and fun!” There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained during the day in Brisbane. It’s an active city with loads to see and do. But what about when the sun goes down, the city lights come on, and Brisbane becomes Brisvegas? What is there to do then? We’ve written a few articles about the craft beer scene etc in Brisbane but booze and food …

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

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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 …

Litchfield National Park Tours & Mary River Cruise

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Don’t take any old one of the Litchfield national park tours… Get the most out of your trip and tours from Darwin by seeing a lot more of the region. We opted for a 4 day itinerary with Adventure Tours Australia (Part of the Intrepid Group) which included not just visits and swimming at spectacular and unspoiled waterfalls in Litchfield national park, but also: Mary River Cruise Trip to Kakadu …

Tiwi Islands Tours – Art & Aboriginal Culture Tour From Darwin

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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 …

5 Fun Gold Coast Activities To Get Your Heart Racing

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The Gold Coast is certainly the adventure sport capital of Australia – there is a plethora of Gold Coast activities purely designed to get your heart racing and your adrenaline pumping! Many of these activities could potentially leave you a little weak at the knees, but with a huge grin on your face that says “Lets Do That Again!” “Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing!” – …

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 …

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Things to do in Vienna Austria: Food, Fun, Adventure

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Turns out there is a lot more to Vienna than a crowded tourist centre full of stunning architecture. We discover some alternative things to do in Vienna… In this article, we eat our way through some Viennese classics but also discover some unexpected flavours… We experience Vienna’s 19th century Prater amusement park in a unique way that few others have… Plus our Vienna history lesson takes a stormy and adventurous …

What to do in Bratislava – day trip to the unknown wine regions of Slovakia

What to do in Bratislava - day trip through the unknown wine region of Slovakia

What does fertility, drinking copious amounts of “noble” red wine, and Slovakia have in common? Drinking and pregnancy may not be highly recommended by doctors today but it turns out that a tasty drop of red was a sworn solution for one over-fertile queen… We find out more about wine history and micro-vineyard culture when we visit Bratislava, Slovakia. What to do in Bratislava? Upon arriving in Bratislava, the capital …