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…

Searching for the Spirit Bear – Day 1

For those of you who haven’t heard of the spirit bear I’ll give you a quick introduction. Deep in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia, Canada, lives a truly special animal. Otherwise known as a Kermode bear, the spirit bear is actually a subspecies of the American black bear. The reason…

Watch out for the wildlife – Jasper National Park

With it’s beautiful lakes, hiking trails and viewpoints Jasper National Park is the perfect bucket list destination for those looking to explore the Canadian Rockies. Our primary reason for visiting Banff and Jasper was for the opportunity to spot some of Canada’s iconic wildlife in action. The key to spotting the animals is knowing where…