The island gem of Sri Lanka, just south of India, is host to a diverse selection of natural environments. From rich rainforests to beachy plains, it’s a traveller’s dream destination. Of course, most popular are its sandy beaches and the waters beyond them. The country...

Not sure where to set off on your next adventure? With a record-breaking 2.1 million tourists reported to have visited last year, Sri Lanka is now listed at the top of bucket lists around the world. But why? Here are 5 reasons you need to...

Working from 9 to 5 every weekday is stressful. Research shows that the average working Aussie is more stressed than ever with a lack of sleep, work pressures and too many responsibilities to blame. As a result, we’re irritable, bored and not following our dreams....

Backpacking is a wonderful way to see the world with friends. Carrying everything you need on your back, you’re self-reliant and free to go where you please. To make your adventure a success, you need to plan carefully, do your research and tick some important...

The Philippines boasts some of the world’s most beautiful beaches, famous for their turquoise waters and abundant marine life. You can explore secluded sandy stretches and towering limestone cliffs as you experience the best beaches in the Philippines. Here’s what you can expect to see...

The world is more connected than it’s ever been, which has its pros and cons. On the one hand, we can travel to almost every corner of the globe, exploring areas we could previously only have dreamed of. On the other hand, we’re also exposed...

Think that group holidays are for elderly singles looking for company on ocean cruises? You couldn’t be further from the truth. Today’s modern tourist knows that travelling in a group is one of the best ways to experience a new country and that it offers...

For a country that’s twenty times smaller than Australia, Japan has contributed a significant amount to popular culture. Matcha and sushi are common menu items, and Hello Kitty and the waving ‘Fortune Cat’ (Maneki-Neko) are instantly recognisable. This might lead you to believe that you’ve...

Nobody wants to fly halfway around the world to a magnificent city filled with wonderful people who enjoy different exciting pastimes and enjoy foods you’ve never tried, only to do the same things you do at home. If you’d like a holiday that shies away from...