Category: Travel

Prehistoric find in middle of Australia

Prehistoric find in middle of Australia

It’s time to explore the outskirts of Winton, otherwise known as dinosaur country. IT WAS a cook-an-egg-on-the-bonnet type day in outback Queensland. But the 39-degree day didn’t bother the posse of scientists and amateurs who …
The mystery island in Russia

The mystery island in Russia

Not many tourists around here. FROM Slovenia’s Julian Alps to Odense in Denmark, there’s so many place in Europe that are magical. Whether you’re looking for a full-on hiking holiday, a mysterious city to explore …
Inside an insane private residence in the jungle

Inside an insane private residence in the jungle

This is what $ 69, 000 will get you. Picture: Villa Manzu COSTA Rica’s Papagayo peninsula, situated along the Central American country’s northwest Pacific coast, is stunning: Think lush forests, stunning topography, beautiful beaches, and …
The secrets underneath a castle

The secrets underneath a castle

Ksiaz Castle has an intriguing history. Picture: A TripAdvisor traveller A BREATHTAKING site, Ksiaz Castle sits on a wooded hilltop in the city of Walbrzych, in southwestern Poland. The area drew worldwide attention recently, when …
Jetstar’s blunder: ‘How many weeks are you?’

Jetstar’s blunder: ‘How many weeks are you?’

Jetstar has apologised to a passenger over a pregnancy blunder. Picture: Jetstar Airways JETSTAR has apologised over an embarrassing pregnancy mix-up. Grethe Andersen, 24, was preparing to fly from Wellington to Auckland, New Zealand, when …
Really, this is why Australia is great?

Really, this is why Australia is great?

Welcome to Australia. Zzz … “WITH the weak Australian dollar, anything you spend here this year will be value for money.” This is how Lonely Planet has kicked off its assessment of our great country, …