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Travelling the world allows you to grow as a person, get to know different cultures and people, but most importantly, it lets you try an array of new foods. This is a dream come true for any foodie. So when you’re planning on a vacation and choosing your destinations, take the local specialities in account. After all, where else are you going to try these exotic and authentic specialities? In fact, you can see the entire world following your stomach. Enjoy the tropical punch in Hawaii The US is famous for many things, but some would...

Sydney is, without a doubt, one of the best cities in the world – if not the best. With a vivid cityscape bustling with life, gourmet places, amazing architecture and a unique mixture of art and culture wherever you look, it is certainly a dream destination for many. However, there is so much more to Sydney than just the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House. To experience a different side of this city that goes beyond the usual tourist attractions, you’ll have to do your research beforehand. To help you with that, here are eight secret...

Do you feel like you’re out of balance and desperate for a change of scenery? All you need in order to relax and find your inner peace is to book a plane ticket and head down south. When we have Tibet, Nepal, India and all those tropical islands, not many people think of Australia as a place where they will Zen out and reach harmony. However, this country has so much to offer for everyone. So, if you’re interested in having a Zen vacation, here’s where to go in the Land of Oz. Blue Mountains Just a few hours from Sydney, the Blue...

Visit the Most Exquisite National Parks of Australia Australia is sure famous for its bustling cities, historic spots, good wine and popular surfing paradises. What also should not be forgotten is what a vast natural wonder this entire continent is with unparalleled vistas that are bound to take your breath away. Australia offers some of the best natural escapade opportunities both beginners and experienced hikers can enjoy and take home memories that will make them want to come back for more. Given that it’s an incredibly huge area...

While philosophers may debate whether beauty is objective or relative one thing they all agree on is that there are cities in the world which through sheer elegance help us transcend our ordinary existence and lift up our spirits to an almost divine plane of existence. These six cities are the best representation of this ideal. 6. Casablanca in Morocco, Africa Few cities in the world can possibly hope to match the radiant beauty and overwhelming sense of history found in the city of Casablanca. As the main economic and cultural center...

After you’ve seen the “headliners” of the Land Down Under, it is hard not to feel overwhelmed. Only after you finish the long rite of passage of seeing all the most iconic location Australia has to offer do you face the absolutely gargantuan land that brims with countless choices. It is nigh-impossible to run out of places to visit here, and nearly every nook and cranny has something intriguing to offer. This is when the true adventurist starts going off the beaten path, intent on uncovering Australia’s best-kept secret destinations. Wave...

Nobody will blame you if the very mention of New South Wales conjures up the images of Sydney’s captivating cityscape. It’s easy to be enraptured by this bustling metropolis and a global hub that represents all the promise of Western civilization. However, this is also truly unfair to the rest of the country that has its fair share of wonders. If you are interested to see more than Sydney, here are 5 reasons to visit New South Wales. Road trips are a delight If you are excited about road trips as a vacationing format, then you’ll...

Have you ever dreamed of an escape to the Land Down Under on a carefree vacation? It is a land renowned for its untamed nature, vibrant cities and easygoing attitude of welcoming citizens. However, be mindful of the fact that the Australian continent comes with steep prices in every respect, and be financially prepared before you embark for its shores. Going to the far side of the world seems like the ultimate escapade and, if you know exactly what you want, you can turn this fantasy into reality. Therefore, without further ado, here are...

Halloween Around The World Marriage proposals in Italy, baking bread in the shape of babies in Ecuador, and burning expensive possessions to appease the souls of the dead in China. Across the globe there some strange but wonderful ways locals celebrate their own versions of Halloween. Thomas Cook has collated 50 of the outlandish laws, traditions and locations to create a Halloween map of the world full of need to know trivia you never knew existed. Here are a few highlights from around the globe: Halloween Haters In Dublin, Georgia,...

Brisbane, on the Queensland coast of Australia, is a fascinating city that everyone should visit at least once. The city on the Brisbane River is often overlooked by visitors in favor of other coastal destinations. Why visit Brisbane? The city has a thriving dining and market scene and several dining districts. Here are five things to do and see in Brisbane. Museums and Galleries in Brisbane Museums and Galleries The Cultural Precinct is a fantastic location for families to visit. The Queensland Museum and Science Centre, Queensland Art...