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Packing for the weekend getaway

Packing for the weekend getaway

If you’re waiting until the kids go back to school for your holiday for a little more room on the beaches, then you’ll like these tips to help keep a little more room in your luggage too. Packing the essentials in the most efficient way is important for a stress-free trip – particularly if you’re going overseas and need to stick to the 7kg hand luggage limit…

Travel Tuesday: Creative ways to remember your journey

Don’t just take happy snaps while you’re on holiday or travelling – get creative! Capture your experiences in every city/country/town by having a signature look, style or theme. For example, the roaming gnome who was photographed at every location. Here are five ideas to get you started…

Bored traveller

Fun websites for the bored traveller

Stuck at the airport waiting for your flight? Tapping your nails on the desk until your next holiday? Imagining what life is like on the other side of the world?

Well, be bored no more! For here are the five most addictive, interesting and entertaining websites across time and space for you to draw travel inspiration from (or just waste your time on)…

Melbourne should be on your bucket list

Best things about Melbourne, Australia

Having visited Melbourne recently, staying on the industrial South Bank, I have fond memories of the lively and colourful South coast city. It is truly the arty heart of Australia…

eat out in san francisco

Top four child-friendly restaurants in San Francisco

If you’re heading to San Francisco, be sure to check out these restaurants. All are child-friendly, and there is something for everyone…

Sending postcards from a cruise ship

Smooth sailing: Send postcards from land or sea

If you have internet, you can send a postcard. You could be on a P&O cruise liner from Southampton to Belgium, or on a Condor Ferry from Poole to Guernsey and still create and send postcards with the Postsnap app…

Travelling to Paris eiffel tower on a coach tour

Six tips for your coach-tour trip

Last summer, I spent 10 days on the road travelling through Europe via coach. I would highly recommend it. If you do choose to go on a coach tour, here are a few tips to ensure you make the most of your time away from home…