See wild Koalas – Great Ocean Road

Australia’s Great Ocean road is not only one of the world’s most beautiful drives, home to stunning coastal scenery, but for those in Melbourne it is also one of the best and most convenient places to see wild koalas. Head to Kennet River and park up at the bottom of Grey River Road. From there take the…

Our top trips in New Zealand’s capital

Wellington, New Zealand’s capital, is a great city to visit. Set around a harbour and ringed by mountains there are fantastic vistas in all directions, as well as loads of interesting activities to keep you entertained. But where to begin? Our top recommendations are… Go and see the glow worms in the Botanic Gardens –…

Meet a quokka on Rottnest Island

Truly one of our favourite places on earth, Rottnest island or “Rotto” to locals is a mix of white sand beaches, hidden coves and fantastic snorkeling. On its own it would be paradise but for many the highlight of Rottnest is the opportunity to meet the adorable little marsupial, the quokka. The quokka is a…

The Amazon: Rurrenabaque Day 3 and 4

Rurrenabaque is a little town situated on the banks of Río Beni in the Amazon Basin. It is from here where you can take pampas or jungle tours into the Amazon. It is a very laid back place and is becoming increasingly popular with eco-tourists and travellers in search of wildlife encounters. We arrived in…

The Amazon: Rurrenabaque Day 1 and 2

Rurrenabaque is a little town situated on the banks of Río Beni in the Amazon Basin. It is from here where you can take pampas or jungle tours into the Amazon. It is a very laid back place and is becoming increasingly popular with eco-tourists and travellers in search of wildlife encounters. We arrived in…