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Why You Should Use a Travel Agent in 2018

person_outline Sophie Grove
Mar 20, 2018
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Life is busier than ever, and so your holiday leave is becoming more valuable than ever before and unfortunately there is no do-over for a vacay gone wrong. Planning an overseas expedition can be one of the most exciting, yet totally overwhelming and daunting experiences of your life.

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Why You Should Always Pay to Volunteer Abroad

person_outline Sophie Grove
Mar 13, 2018
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Voluntourism (a combination of volunteering and tourism) is an increasingly popular way to travel, contribute to a cause, while having the chance to explore a new country and culture as a local. Even though millions of people ‘voluntour’ internationally each year - some shriek at the idea of pay-to-volunteer programs.

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How To Make New Friends Abroad

person_outline Sophie Grove
Jan 23, 2018
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Congrats! So you’ve finally taken the leap of faith and decided to ship off overseas. With all the logistics of your trip of a lifetime covered, a new challenge awaits... making new friends once you get there.

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The Ultimate Ethical Tourism Guide for Animal Lovers

person_outline Sophie Grove
Jan 16, 2018
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Camera? Check. Passport? Check. Compassion? Check! One heck of a life-changing experience? Double Check!

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11 Tips For Saving While On A Working Holiday

person_outline Tommy Walker
Jan 3, 2018
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Working Holidays are a great way to see a new country, make friends, earn some money and gain an all-round wider perspective on life. It can be daunting at first when you put your application in, but it’s pretty darn exciting when that approval comes through. Now all you have to do is book your flight, count down the days and strategically pack your life in a bag!

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13 Travel Tips for Southeast Asia

person_outline Tommy Walker
Dec 27, 2017
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Travelling Southeast Asia for the first time can be daunting. You don’t know the languages, you definitely know the culture is going to be different and it’s probably at least a few hours flight away from home. Yet, the lure of those turquoise waters, lush jungles and intriguing environments is too much to pass. Southeast Asia looks amazing and it’s understandable you want your piece of it.

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5 Best Beaches to Visit in Australia

person_outline Sophie Grove
Nov 28, 2017
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Australia’s coastline stretches a whopping 30,000 kilometres. There's around 10,685 beaches laying around Australia and if you wanted to visit them all, it could end up taking 28 years of your life just trying to make it to all of them! If you've got the time and you’re ready to head on a bit of a mission then great but, if you're on a bit of a time crunch, here's five of the best that you're shorely not going to forget anytime soon.

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Why Travelling Makes You MORE Employable

person_outline Tommy Walker
Nov 14, 2017
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Taking extended periods of time out to go travel can be seen as a risk to some. While travel is often associated with beach days, adventurous activities and having a great social life, it can often be misunderstood for what benefits it brings for your work life. Many of us study, and the majority of us all have to work, so going travelling is essentially putting a halt to that and keeping off the career ladder. You might think that is damaging to what path you take professionally, but we are now starting to discover why travelling actually makes you MORE employable.

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15 Tips To Save Money In Australia

person_outline Tommy Walker
Oct 17, 2017
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Australia is a dream destination for many travellers. Amazing weather, gorgeous beaches, perfect surf, miles of outback and unique wildlife. The ‘land down under’ is where many travellers wish to visit and with the option for a working holiday visa for many countries from ages between 18-30, it’s a place that isn’t too difficult to explore for at least 12 months.