Australia Travel News 11/29/2010
Enjoy adventure travel in Australia for ”the best expedition in the world” – i-to-i Campfire News
A new chapter in adventure travel in Australia is beginning for Ben Southall, winner of the self-proclaimed "best job in the world", as he embarks on a new expedition.
Canada beats Australia to be named world’s best brand
For six years, New York's FutureBrand has compiled a country brand index by ranking 110 countries in categories such as tourism appeal, quality of life and values.
Australia tourist board miles ahead in combo-social media poll | Tnooz
Interesting mix of data in a study by travel social network WAYN to establish the popularity of tourist boards around the world in social media.
Melbourne woos Oprah Winfrey | Herald Sun
OPRAH Winfrey is yet to confirm she will come to Melbourne during her visit to Australia.
Strong Australian dollar | Best value destinations | Travel tips
How's your Egyptian? Your Cantonese? Hungarian? The strong Aussie dollar makes many destinations more affordable, beyond the usual haunts in America and Europe.
Floods in Victoria | Embrace Australia
Severe weather warnings have been issued for much of Victoria following heavy rain and flash floods in North Central, Northern Country, Central, West and South Gippsland, East Gippsland and the North East.
Campervan Tips – Eating And Cooking
Some of the amazing meal options prepared while renting a campervan.
New football age if we win rights to hold FIFA World Cup | Smh.com.au
The growth of football in Australia is on a very steep curve – a World Cup would make it even steeper.
Santas take to streets for fun run | SMH.com.au
Santa doesn't just travel down chimneys, he's also partial to a Sydney harbourside run.
An Open Letter to the Australian Weather Gods | Twenty-Something Travel
When I planned this trip, many months ago, I knew we were cutting it close to the tropical rainy season.