2017 Year in Review: outback pubs, travelling light and weird things found in Tokyo
From the best pubs of the Outback to the top trips to take around the world as a girl chasing adventure, 2017 was a year of the weird (things you have to see to believe in Tokyo) and the wonderful in travel.
Here are our top stories from the year that was, perfect to get you inspired for a new year of travel in 2018….
And if you need some ideas for where to head - don't go past our Black Market Flight Sale for full-time students and anyone under 30!
How good is Aus? This great wide, ever-changing land of ours, it's got us all itchy feet to hit the road outback for an adventure. To do that of course, we'll need to know the best spots to stop for a cold one. From the quintessential to the quirky, here are a few for a pit stop and an old-fashioned pub meal.
If you can make do with less, the rewards can be huge! From not having to waste time at bag drops to skipping the mind-numbing baggage claim process at the airport. The other big win; never having the worry of losing your baggage ever again!
Yep, Japan can be preeeeetty weird. There are restaurants where you order through an ATM machine, Harajuku girls, robot restaurants, cat cafes, karaoke devoted high rise buildings, sumo wrestling, hectic fish markets and of course Shibuya’s famous zebra crossing!
Just because your bank account is giving you a firm side-to-side head shake, that’s no reason to back down from your next adventure. Think of it as more of a challenge to get creative and see how far you can go for minimal dollar dollar bills y’all.
One of Air Asia’s fabulous flight attendants Assraf Nasir, went viral this year when he starred in one of the most extra Britney Spears lip syncing videos of all time, to the classic, ‘Toxic’.
Toronto, Sao Paulo, Brighton, Mykonos, Sydney, London, San Francisco and beyond – the list of the world’s most gay-friendly cities extends beyond these well-loved liberal ports. Here are some of the world’s must-see gay-friendly cities with much to offer the LGBTI traveller…
This was a funny one...
When you’re looking for a well-proportioned taste of Europe, don’t go past a solid 20-day adventure. It doesn’t quite stretch to a full month but is longer than just two weeks making it the perfect amount of time to take a big bite out of Europe while leaving some $$$s left in the bank to cover rent when you get home.
Maybe you need a dress for THAT party, a replacement for a much-loved pair of jeans or a rip off of a dress you’ve been eyeing off at Zimmermann. Hoi An has got you in the tailor-made clothing department. All tailors are not equally awesome, so read on to discover how to get clothes made in Vietnam.
This is also for anyone who has ever wondered if they could go out and explore the world on their own, and here is my message to you, it only takes a single plane ticket to try.
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