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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: […]

New in Travel for 2016

New in Travel for 2016

MUSIC legends live in concert, a dedicated football museum, the world’s largest cruise ship, deluxe new resorts and Disney developments are some of the diverse new attractions debuting this year. Check out the below list prepared by Flight Centre that showcases by month where the newest and best travel experiences of the year could take […]

NSW’s 2016 Events Calendar

NSW’s 2016 Events Calendar

New South Wales’ 2016 calendar of events is absolutely bursting with some of the biggest and best events in the country and around the world. It’s a great time to start planning 2016 getaways, long weekends and day trips with that special event in mind. NSW Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events, Stuart Ayres […]

Top 10 Wine Country Escapes During Super Bowl 50

Top 10 Wine Country Escapes During Super Bowl 50

When Super Bowl 50 rolls into the San Francisco Bay Area in January and February 2016, it’s expected to bring a million more people into the area. Which is exciting – and a bit alarming, if you’re not fond of traffic jams, crowds, and general craziness. Super Bowl  festivities are planned from Jan. 30, 2016, […]

40 Things to Do in Sydney This Summer

40 Things to Do in Sydney This Summer

To celebrate the Sydney Festival’s 40th anniversary program Destination NSW, the NSW Government’s tourism and major events agency, has prepared a list of 40 unmissable experiences to be had in Sydney this Summer. NSW Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events, Stuart Ayres said: “Sydney Festival turns 40 this year and it’s as bold as […]

Picnic on the Edge of Mount Buffalo’s Gorge

Picnic on the Edge of Mount Buffalo’s Gorge

The adventurous at heart can now soak in the breathtaking views of Mount Buffalo in Victoria’s High Country, suspended 300 metres above the valley floor. The Portaledge Picnic experience by adventure guides, Absolute Outdoors, is the only one of its kind in Australia and makes the region’s bucket list of adventures in this majestic National […]

Flight Centre’s Top 10 for 2016

Flight Centre’s Top 10 for 2016

DESTINATIONS that dominated the headlines for all the wrong reasons in 2015 are now considered to be the must visit hotspots for travellers in 2016. From Bali, to Greece and some home grown favourites like the Northern Territory, Flight Centre’s team of experts has issued a medley of 10 must-visit destinations for 2016. Flight Centre’s […]

Top Five ‘Stay-and-Play’ NSW Golf Courses

Top Five ‘Stay-and-Play’ NSW Golf Courses

As the world’s best professional golfers prepare for Australia’s most prestigious golf championship, the Emirates Australian Open, fans feeling inspired by the pros should take advantage of the pleasant NSW climate and variety of high-classgolf resorts and book a relaxing golf getaway ahead of the tournament. From 26-29 November 2015, the Australian Open will be […]