Author: Laura Barry

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The ultimate travel essentials checklist 2024

A quick and easy guide to travel essentials for international and domestic holidays. 

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This is the only national park in East Africa you can explore on foot 

Hell’s Gate National Park is one of only two places in East Africa where you can do a hiking or biking safari.

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Best things to do in Edinburgh: the essential guide

From landmarks and attractions to trendy cafes and secret viewpoints, these are the best things to do in Edinburgh for first-time visitors.

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Melbourne has a new art tour 

See the street art and urban culture of Melbourne from a new perspective

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Top 20 most sustainable travel destinations in the world

It’s time for travellers to become conscious of their environmental footprint and make choices that support the sustainability of the destinations they visit.

Himeji Castle, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan

This is the only Japan travel guide you’ll ever need

A traveller’s guide to Japan, from the everyday essentials and navigating the prefectures to the best things to do while you’re there.

Bubble Fiesta Adventure Cove Waterpark

Adventure Cove Waterpark is hosting Singapore’s biggest bubble festival 

Experience the best theme parks in Singapore with a stay at Resorts World Sentosa. 

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Meet the endangered red-shanked douc langur in Vietnam

This resort may have a Michelin-starred chef, spectacular design by Bill Bensley and private funicular, but the real treasure is hiding in the trees.

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Bernie Dieter’s Club Kabarett is back in Sydney! 

With fire-eaters, contortionists, aerial performers and more, Bernie Dieter’s menagerie of mischief-makers returns to Sydney after a successful stint on London’s West End.

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These three airlines offer free hotel stays and stopover packages

Passengers on flights operated by Etihad Airways with connections in Abu Dhabi can now add an extra destination to their itinerary at no additional cost.

50 of the best beaches in the world

Escape the winter blues by booking a holiday at one of these pristine coastal locations.

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A complete travel guide to Osaka, Japan

From castles and shrines to street food and Ferris wheels, these are the best things to do in Osaka.