Monthly Archives: February 2011

Turn on, tune in, drop out?

Do social media and travel writing work together? I mean, really, truly work together. Let me state, for the record, that I’m not slating the likes of Facebook, Twitter and StumbleUpon when it comes to sharing travel tips, stories and … Continue reading

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Hotel, Motel, Holiday Inn…

A place to stay – essential in any trip. And actually one of the biggest minefields going, whether you’re backpacking, flashpacking or going on an all-out 5-star trip of a lifetime. The options seem to be either endless or non-existent, … Continue reading

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Pack it in!

Of all the things that I should be concerned with or focused on at this stage in my travel planning, packing is really the one that should be at the end of my priorities list – being that it’s almost … Continue reading

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Come rain or shine

When you think of Australia, the first things that come to mind aren’t torrential rain, flash floods or raging fires (although the latter is always a concern in such a hot, dry country). But it can’t have escaped anyone’s notice … Continue reading

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