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Getting to Cottesloe Beach (and what to do once you get there)

Cottesloe is a Perth suburb that is known for having one great beach and even better sunsets. It is a picture perfect example of suburban life with clean surrounds and nice houses, all lined with the prominent Norfolk Island pine trees. In Cottesloe, just 15 minutes west of Perth, you can spend the day unwinding on the sand, splashing in […]

Rottnest Island Travel Guide

Rottnest Island would be considered one of the must-see attractions in Western Australia. This tiny island, 19 kilometers off the coast near Fremantle, acts as a getaway for locals and tourists alike who come to experience the pristine beaches and seclusion. Rotto, as it’s commonly called, acts as a class “A” reserve meaning it is kept clean and under-developed. In […]

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The Indian Pacific Train Travel Guide: Red Class

Over the past few weeks, I’ve covered several different aspects of taking the Indian Pacific train from Sydney to Perth. Known as one of the greatest train journeys in the world – it does take you across the Nullarbor Plain – it wouldn’t count as just a walk in the park. To make it clear: You will be on a […]

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Start Your Travel Documentary Career in Oz with World Nomads

World Nomads is at it again. This company, known for being a top provider of adventure travel insurance, has teamed up with World Expeditions to give you the chance to start a travel documentary career right here in Australia! So, Aussie lovers, take notice. This could be the chance you’re looking for! The details as provided by World Nomads: The […]

The Perth City YHA: A Hostel You Could Call Home

As a backpacker, you can be sure I’ve stayed in my share of hostels around the world. Some are good, some are disgusting; others are small and home-like while the rest are gigantic and impersonal. If you’re lucky, you might be staying in a hostel that has dorm bungalows set in tropical rainforest (those are nice). I generally know what […]

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Why Swimming With Wild Dolphins Rocks

A day with Rockingham Wild Encounters. There are several places in the world where you can get in the water with the sleek creature, but where can you go and get up close and personal with a wild dolphin? You know, the ones that aren’t there just for a tourist attraction, or the ones that aren’t fed on a regular […]