Mornington Peninsula

The Mornington Peninsula is located south-east of Melbourne on the shores of Port Phillip Bay. There’s plenty to see and do in the region and the best way to explore the Mornington Peninsula is to take a self-drive tour - it’s only about an hour’s drive from Melbourne. It’s said that the first European settlers in […]

Christmas Shopping in Greater London

If you don’t fancy venturing into the crowded streets of Central London there are many excellent shopping opportunities outside the city centre. Check out our guide to the best places to head. Shopping in West London Since Heathrow Airport is located in West London, this area is very easily accessible if you’re travelling in from the airport. […]

Christmas Shopping in Central London

London boasts plenty of shops and designer boutiques lining some of the finest shopping streets in the world. You won’t have time to visit them all, so hopefully our guide can give you an idea of the best places to indulge in some retail therapy and make the most of your shopping trip to London. Shopping District of Central London If you can’t find it […]

Australia’s Hunter Valley

Hunter Valley is one of Australia’s oldest and finest wine regions. Here you can learn about the history, products and, of course, sample some of the finest wines. Add to this magnificent scenery, historic towns, top class golf courses, and you’ve got a very popular tourist destination. Hunter Valley is located just two hours north […]

New South Wales Blue Mountain Region

Need some ideas for a day trip from Sydney? Just over an hour’s drive out of Sydney you’ll be surrounded by the natural beauty of the world-renowned Blue Mountains region. This unique area is a natural wonderland and home to an abundance of plant and wildlife, a National Park and much more. The Blue Mountains […]

What See & Do In The Yarra Valley Wine Region?

The valley takes the route channelled by the Yarra River, covering a vast area. There’s plenty to see and do in the region. However, don’t be daunted by the task of exploring the whole area if you’re short on time, our guide will give you the best things to do and see in the region! […]

How to get to the Yarra Valley Wine Region from Melbourne

If you’re based in Melbourne, a great way to spend the day is to take a trip to the Yarra Valley Wine Region. It’s located just a short drive from Melbourne, in the Victoria State, and it’s home to some of the country’s best-known wineries. There’s also plenty of attractions in the region as well […]

Guide To The Melbourne Cup 2009

Travelling to Melbourne in 2009? If you’re heading there around November time and fancy a flutter, then the Melbourne Cup is for you! This prestigious race is possibly the most important horse-racing day of the year on the Australian calendar. Enjoy the thrill of the races, savour the ambiance and blend in with the style! […]

Driving Tour of Thames Valley

Rising at Thames Head in Gloucestershire, the River Thames is the second longest in the UK. The area centered around the river is called the Thames River Valley and dotted along its route you’ll find Eton, Windsor, Maidenhead and of course ‘The City of Dreaming Spires’, Oxford. Interested in a day trip from London? What’s to see in the […]

Day Trip from London – Brighton

Fancy a day trip out of London? Brighton is well worth considering. Find out what’s to see and do in the city. Read on for more… What’s to see in Brighton? Brighton is a very popular seaside resort for people in London and is sometimes called London-by-the-Sea. The most significant landmark in the town would […]