There's only one way to truly understand the Australian Outback, and that's to go there.
Traveller's globetrotting backpacker, Ben Groundwater, finds the good, the bad and the ugly in the world’s best destinations. Ben is a columnist, blogger, feature writer, and co-star of the web series Beauty and the Backpacker, who has visited more than 80 countries during his 12 years in the industry. Ben was named travel writer of the year by the Australian Society of Travel Writers in 2014 and 2015.
Everything about this bathhouse looks right, but it doesn't feel right.
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You can just picture the Scottish tourism authorities watching the original Trainspotting movie and freaking out.
"Travel not authorised." Those three words should send shivers down the spine of any passionate wanderer.
It's amazing that some places that are iconically Australian can sometimes feel like it doesn't belong here at all.
If you're heading to Italy, then lucky you – here's what you'll be eating.
Just ask Lindsay Lohan, or Amanda Bynes. Once the public gets a certain idea about you, it's difficult to change their minds.
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If you love to travel, and you don't have your next trip planned… Get on it.
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