It was only last year that Australia's most populous state opened its first rail trail along a state-owned rail corridor.
Andrew Bain specialises in adventures and can usually be found walking, cycling or paddling in empty corners of the world.
My hands again feel like they're being crushed in a vice, but the rest of my body is adjusting to this new cold life.
It was the Huon Valley that put the apples into the Apple Isle.
Tasmania's capital offers history wherever you look, along with cutting edge modern art at Mona.
Our smallest state is known for its natural beauty. Here are six of its lesser-known gems.
Draw a circle one kilometre around Hobart's CBD and it encloses four craft breweries, with several more - plus their taprooms - sprinkled through the suburbs.
Lesser-known but equally as stunning, Tasmania's other national park is a spectacular spot to experience nature.
Guests get to select from eight causes with part of their payment donated to that cause or organisation.
Fiji's tallest mountain is not very big, but climbing it is still a challenge.
If you go down in the woods around Oslo, you're sure of a futuristic surprise.
A museum in northern Italy accommodates an intriguing ancient resident.
It might be in the shadow of Fiordland's signature Milford Track, but this popular hike yields far more easily.
As Greenland's ice melts, MS Roald Amundsen, the world's first hybrid cruise ship, launches.
You know about New Zealand's North Island and South Island, but the country's "third island" is mostly national park and overflowing with animal life.
The arctic is like nothing you ever expected.