Analysis of the Department of Health’s notifiable diseases data by the comparison company Finder.com.au shows a spike in exotic diseases among returning Australian travellers.
Most of the diseases are preventable, yet it’s hardly surprising they’re on the rise when research last year showed the number of Australians skipping vaccinations – and presumably also advice – has soared. Continue reading
As of late, the travel industry seems transparent. Real people will give you the scoop on your hotel on TripAdvisor, compare fares yourself with flight-search website, and it’s absolutely impossible for a terrible tour provider to mask its reputation on the internet.
Still, there are few tricks of the trade that travel insiders and providers don’t want to share. And here are seven little secrets you’re probably never knew about. Continue reading
A school formal is a fantastic time to celebrate all that your teenager has accomplished. Exams are most likely over, or far off, and it is time for the students to enjoy themselves and make memories that will last a life time. The school formal should be glamorous and exciting, a night different from other birthday parties and social events. To make it such a night requires some planning, but it doesn’t have to be hard. Below we list the important steps in throwing a glamorous school formal. Continue reading
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When a typical Aussie wedding comes with a price tag of $50,000, there’s little wonder destination weddings are a popular option to cut down the guest list and double as honeymoon.
Here’s five tips that lets you plan your wedding in style. Continue reading
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Not everyone enjoys long-haul flights. But here’s how to safely survive a couple of days trapped in an gigantic can of tuna with your sanity intact.
Some flights pass by in the blink of an eye, and some drag on forever. The good news is that some flights are better than others and there are things that will help mitigate the journey along the way. Continue reading