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World heritage Blue Mountains National Park with Zepher Tours

As part of my solo trip to Australia, I had arranged to take a day tour to the Blue Mountains of Sydney with Zepher Tours. Having already tried a tour to Hunter Valley, I was keen to experience another party of Australia that seemed unmissable. Continue reading World heritage Blue Mountains National Park with Zepher Tours

Wine, vodka and food indulgence at Hunter Valley with Zepher Tours

During my stay in Sydney I’d arranged to explore a couple of key attractions with Zepher Tours, a local company that offered well-structured access to sites like Hunter Valley and the Blue Mountains.
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An unforgettable day along the Great Ocean Road with Bunyip Tours

As part of my short trip to Melbourne, I arranged to participate in two tours with Bunyip Tours. The first tour took me to Phillip Island, the second, along Great Ocean Road. Both tours offer a full day excursion from Melbourne to maximise sightseeing opportunities in this part of the world. Continue reading An unforgettable day along the Great Ocean Road with Bunyip Tours

Exploring Phillip Island with Bunyip Tours

Bunyip Tours of Melbourne run various tours across the Australian landscape to offer maximum exploration and insight to travellers with an urge for wanderlust.

On my first full day in Melbourne, I joined a group in Melbourne to participate in the Phillip Island tour.

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Photo essay: India 2015 with Nomadness Travel Tribe

At the end of 2011, I was invited by a friend to join a Facebook community called Nomadness. Having little information at that stage, it was simply explained to me as a global community of urban travellers that I should join because I too, loved to travel.
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Historical legends explored at Rose Hall, Jamaica

As a child my parents bought me a book about the White Witch of Rose Hall in Jamaica by Herbert G. de Lisser.

It’s a fascinating story about Annie Palmer, the former English owner of a plantation in Jamaica and her dictatorship over the lives of the slaves working on her land. There’s even a song written about the legend called “The Ballad of Annie Palmer” recorded by Johnny Cash. Continue reading Historical legends explored at Rose Hall, Jamaica

Touring Abu Dhabi and Dubai with Big Bus Tours

After an early morning arrival in Abu Dhabi, I wanted a quick way to whiz around the city for a solo sightseeing tour before continuing my journey to Dubai. Thankfully, Big Bus Tours offered the ideal solution for my needs with a complimentary ticket to join their tour.
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Top tips for a sightseeing tour in Goa, India

As part of a recent visit to India with the Nomadness Travel Tribe, I extended my stay for an additional three days to visit the Indian state of Goa, a former Portuguese province.

Having secured accommodation in North Goa, my friend and I were keen to explore as much of the state as possible within the limited time frame. Continue reading Top tips for a sightseeing tour in Goa, India

Highlights of Helsinki, Finland

As part of a short break from the UK, I was able to visit Finland for a couple of nights. It’s a fantastic city with plenty to offer.

I only spent a brief amount of time in the city but if you’re planning a trip to Helsinki then I’ve listed my highlights below. Continue reading Highlights of Helsinki, Finland

The Scotch Whisky Experience, Edinburgh – “Slàinte Mhath”

Situated at the top of the Royal Mile, next to Edinburgh Castle, The Scotch Whisky Experience takes visitors on a sensational journey of discovery into Scotland’s national drink.

I enjoyed the silver tour courtesy of the Scotch Whisky Experience, however I also chose to upgrade to the gold tour to get a full sampling experience of whisky; I’d highly recommend upgrading if possible to really make the most of this experience.

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