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
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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
Conditions are perfect for visiting these near and far-flung, culture-rich locales: Price-wise, 2014 is the year. Dipping hotel rates, new attractions, and some perennially affordable sights and eats make these cities ideal to consider for your travel itinerary this year.
This is the second and the final part of the write-up. For the first part, click here. Continue reading