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Discover the New Spirit of Tasmania

Discover the New Spirit of Tasmania

Spirit of Tasmania has launched a micro web site (www.spiritoftasmania.com.au/discover) to provide information about the refurbishment of its vessels. The site features an updated concept video that takes visitors on a journey through the stylish new facilities, updated images and information on the new dining and entertainment options. The microsite also reveals the names of […]

Pitcairn Islands – Home to World’s Largest Marine Reserve

Pitcairn Islands – Home to World’s Largest Marine Reserve

The British Government has recently taken action to create the world’s largest fully protected marine reserve around the Pitcairn Islands, a British overseas territory in the South Pacific Ocean. The reserve will cover an area of 834,334-square-kilometre and is slightly larger than the size of New South Wales.  Home to at least 1,249 species of […]

Great Value in Alaska and San Fran

Great Value in Alaska and San Fran

Specialist online cruise operator ecruising.travel is offering a 15 night package to San Francisco and Alaska for just $4969 per person twin share. The package includes return airfares, five nights at the celebrated Westin St Francis Hotel on Union Square in San Francisco and 10 nights cruising through Alaska with all the comforts and activities […]

Community Strength Shines After Cyclone

Community Strength Shines After Cyclone

Residents and business owners of Western Australia’s Ningaloo region (Exmouth & Coral Bay), recently affected by Tropical Cyclone Olwyn have pulled together in a show of strength and fervour to clean up the town in time for their imminent tourist season.  With the whale shark season just getting underway and Easter school holidays right around […]

Whale Sharks Off WA’s Mid-North Coast

Whale Sharks Off WA’s Mid-North Coast

Western Australia is preparing for another huge whale shark season, following sightings of the world’s largest fish near Exmouth in the State’s Coral Coast region. More than 19,300 people visited World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef in 2014 to get up close with the gentle giants of the sea, who migrate to Western Australian shores between […]

Whitehaven Beach, South Pacific’s Best!

Whitehaven Beach, South Pacific’s Best!

World-famous Whitehaven Beach in the Whitsundays has again taken out the top gong for the South Pacific’s Best Beach in the 2015 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. This marks the third consecutive year that Whitehaven Beach was voted Australia’s Best Beach by TripAdvisor reviewers. Picture-perfect Whitehaven Beach also ranked in the Top 10 of the world’s […]

East Coast Wildlife Safari Cruise

East Coast Wildlife Safari Cruise

Polar expedition cruise specialist, One Ocean Expeditions, is introducing a new 10-day trip in the Atlantic Provinces of Canada highlighting the Maritimes’ otherwise inaccessible out-ports and islands. What’s more, the new East Coast Wildlife Safari, which launches in July, features some new and exciting adventure options, such as kayaking, cycling and paddle boarding that will […]

Kauai, Hawaii – in Pictures!

Kauai, Hawaii – in Pictures!

What an amazing destination! Great scenery and loads of fun on offer for the active. But if relaxing is your thing, then spend a few nights at The Westin Resort Princeville and chill out!

The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas, Kauai, Hawaii

The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas, Kauai, Hawaii

Across Kauai you’ll find resorts of every kind. From high-end luxury to budget, and plenty of options in between. It can be hard to pick which one to book! We were after something mid-priced, that took us away from the crowds and towards the northern end of the island. Plus of course featuring comfort, space, […]

Polar Bears, Pack Ice & Photography

Polar Bears, Pack Ice & Photography

Aurora Expeditions, the experts in adventure cruising, have released a new series of fully-inclusive packages for their 2015 European Arctic season to provide passengers with a no-fuss Arctic experience. Focused on offering passengers better value, the packages offer seamless holiday planning and include all arrangements from start to finish. Including a renowned Aurora Expeditions’ Arctic […]