Australasia
By Anna Corbett

12 weird facts about Commonwealth countries

The Commonwealth games have come and gone for another 4 years and what a show it was (the dancing teacakes specifically – we’re still hungry)….

Australasia
By Guest Blogger

Volunteering in Paradise – Vinaka Fiji!

Today’s blog comes from Jeni Conetta, a Travel Expert from our Canterbury store. I’m what they call a flash packer and unashamedly cling to my creature comforts…

Australasia
By Anna Corbett

Take to the air and hop around Oz

Australia is big. We mean really big. It’s the largest island in the world, wider than the distance between London and Moscow, has 10,000 beaches…

Australasia
By Guest Blogger

Why Christchurch is fast becoming New Zealand’s most exciting city

Here are some of the reasons (some of which may surprise you) as to why we believe Christchurch should be on your travel hit-list, either as a trip in its own right, or as part of a round the world itinerary.

Australasia
By Emma Mitra

10 of the best places to park your campervan in Australia

I recently drove from Sydney to Cairns over 3 weeks in a campervan. Here’s my pick of some of the best places to camp out in Australia – a combination of places we stayed, places that other travellers raved about, and places that I’m definitely staying if I get the chance to hire a campervan Down Under again.

Australasia
By Lisa Crowther

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Fiji

You come expecting beautiful surroundings and friendly people, and boy do you get that, as well as so much more.There’s so much more to Fiji, here are 8 things that you probably weren’t aware of…

Australasia
By Lisa Crowther

10 top tips for securing a job on your working holiday in Australia

With thousands of young people heading for the shores of Australia every year to embark on a working holiday, the thought of joining them can seem daunting. Here are 10 things you can do to help you along in your quest to bag the job you want on your working holiday in Australia.

Australasia
By Lisa Crowther

How to Spend an Amazing Long Weekend from Sydney

To coincide with the launch of our new Bridge the World Australia brochure, we have spent the last few weeks on an online journey through Australia’s unique wilderness landscapes, wildlife adventures and hidden luxury retreats.
This week we are in New South Wales – a state whose reputation is understandably dominated by the iconic landmarks and stylish urban lifestyle of its world-famous capital Sydney.

Australasia
By Stephanie Mitchell

10 Amazing January Sale Deals That Will Help You Make 2014 Unforgettable!

This year’s sale deals are, quite frankly, ridiculous. And we mean that in a good way! We’ve got so many deals floating around, that we decided to choose our our top 10 to make your life easier! Heren are our top 10 sale deals that will make your life unforgettable…

Australasia
By Lisa Crowther

High Five… High Fives of 2013!

As 2013 draws to a close, we take a look back at some of our favourite blogs from the year’s High Five series. Were our favourites the same as yours? There’s only one way to find out…