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Enrich Your Korean Experience – Stay in a Hanok!

Enrich Your Korean Experience – Stay in a Hanok!

Planning on visiting Korea and immersing yourself in the culture and history of the country there could be no better choice than to experience life in a traditional Korean house (hanok).  Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) have released a very useful Hanok Stay guide which details hanoks and hanok villages around the country selected and certified […]

11 Ways to Em…brrrr…ace the Chill

11 Ways to Em…brrrr…ace the Chill

The ultimate winter experience can be found closer to the city of Melbourne than one might expect. Here are some of the best ways to embrace the chill this winter, aside from hitting the slopes in Victoria’s Alpine region: Out of town:  Winter Wonderlights Ballarat’s Sovereign Hill (located one hour and forty minutes from Melbourne) […]

Leaves Are Falling, Autumn in New York State is Calling

Leaves Are Falling, Autumn in New York State is Calling

Autumn in New York State has so much to offer travellers. The outdoor rolls out the welcome carpet with beautiful blue skies, crisp air and trees painted in vibrant shades of red, orange and gold. Fall harvests offer a bounty of fun farm activities and delicious delights. And Halloween celebrations create a spirit of fun […]

Innsbruck, the Capital of the Alps

Innsbruck, the Capital of the Alps

Hiking boots or high heels? Imperial sights or shopping sprees? No need to struggle to make the right decision – with a holiday in Innsbruck and its charming holiday villages you get the best of both worlds: the city AND the mountains. Where else can you take a designer cable car from a historic city […]

The Australian War Memorial – Top Landmark in Australia

The Australian War Memorial – Top Landmark in Australia

The Australian War Memorial in Canberra has replaced the Sydney Opera House as Australia’s most loved landmark in TripAdvisor’s Traveller’s Choice awards. The architecturally-designed shrine and expansive museum is dedicated to the men and women who have served our country and has long been considered one of the most important landmarks in Australia. Canberra made […]

Insider Journeys’ Best National Parks in Asia for Wildlife Encounters

Insider Journeys’ Best National Parks in Asia for Wildlife Encounters

The world’s largest continent is a drawcard for wildlife enthusiasts but with Asia being so diverse and playing host to so many ecosystems it is easy to feel overwhelmed by its grand scale, and to know what to see and where. The continent claims 30% of the Earth’s land area, and reaches almost halfway around […]

Insider Journeys’ Top 5 Food Cities in China

Insider Journeys’ Top 5 Food Cities in China

Savvy travellers are getting a jump on the peak travel period by visiting the world’s most populous country – China – in spring, to take pleasure in the best of its authentic food as well as a range of great sights. To assist, Insider Journeys shares its insights into the country’s top five food cities […]

The Green of Kyoto in Springtime

The Green of Kyoto in Springtime

Could the Green of Springtime in Kyoto Make You Happier and Healthier? Kyoto is well renowned for spring cherry blossom season which bathes the city in soft, pale pink. The city is also known for the maple trees which colour brilliantly in autumn. Lesser known is the season of fresh green growth called “shinryoku”, which […]

Pet-Friendly Holiday Spots in Sydney and NSW

Pet-Friendly Holiday Spots in Sydney and NSW

Holidays are all about spending time with family and, as pet owners know, that includes four legged family members too. Sydney and NSW are blessed with a wide range of accommodation, leisure activity and dining options where pets are most certainly welcome. Destination NSW CEO Sandra Chipchase says, “Pets are an integral part of many […]

3 Spectacular Walking Tours in Ireland

3 Spectacular Walking Tours in Ireland

The IrelandWays.com team, the walking and cycling specialists, have selected three spectacular walking tours in Ireland not to be missed in 2016. Breathtaking views, fascinating history, mysterious legends and a world-famous Irish welcome make walking in Ireland an absolutely unforgettable adventure. Ready to explore Ireland on foot? These are three spectacular walking tours in Ireland for 2016: […]