“So, who here believes in ghosts” our pale, caped guide breezily asked the group as we all gathered for the 10pm terror tour of the Edinburgh old town.
The Brit (or Pom) is a unique kind of visitor to Sydney. To us, Sydney doesn't feel like the other side of the world at all, but simply a different version of our own homeland.
Sequestered in its fertile pocket at the far south-western corner of the Australian continent, you get the feeling that Perth is looking out to the Indian Ocean, rather than back t
During my round-the-world trip, I discovered that backpackers are often a snobbish, bigoted lot who will conscientiously avoid unfashionable destinations like the plague.
Travellers in Cairns are spoilt for choice for the obligatory outing to the Great Barrier Reef. Day trips, overnighters, yachts and party boats, the list goes on.
Rise and shine, we need to make a start. Singapore is a fast moving city, so you're about to get a fast moving tour, lots to do and only one day to do it!
I don't know about you, but when I pictured Alice Springs in my mind's eye, I saw dusty desert streets, corrugated iron shacks, and saloons full of Crocodile Dundee types throwing their hunti