Australia

What to Do With 48 Hours in Hobart

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If you only have 48 hours in Hobart, you simply won’t be able to fit everything in. But this list will give you the best chance of seeing the best of the best.

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17 Places You Should Visit in 2017

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From volcanoes, to waterfalls, to deserts (oh my!); from the Arctic, to the equator, and well into the Southern Hemisphere; and from world-class megacities to smaller ones you never thought to visit, I’ve covered most every travel base.

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10 Reasons to Choose Western Australia Next

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Winter blues got you down? Let Rachel of the Global Roaming blog transport you to balmy Western Australia in photos and words.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Australia

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My trip to Australia was 20 years in the making – I hope these pictures inspire you not to wait that long.

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Six Weeks in Australia

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Although Australia is far too vast to cover completely in six weeks, this is more than enough time to get cozily acquainted with the land down under.

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Kangaroos on the Beach in Australia

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Seeing wild kangaroos when I traveled to Australia wasn’t enough for me — I wanted to see wild kangaroos on the beach! You’ve probably had a similar idea if you own the latest edition of Lonely Planet’s “Australia” guidebook, whose front cover depicts (wait for it) a kangaroo on a beach. Several of my Australian […]

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Australia’s Working Holiday Visa

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If you want to work legally when you travel in Australia, you need to obtain what’s called a “Working Holiday Visa” from the Australian government.

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Travel Australia Cheaply Via Greyhound Bus

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Whether you purchase a multi-ride pass, or buy one-way tickets as needed, there is no cheaper way to see Australia than via Greyhound bus.

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