Belinda Jackson

With an eye always out for great street eats and the dream bargain, travel writer Belinda Jackson hunts down the best travel deals for Sunday Traveller each week. She has a particular soft spot for the wilds of the Middle East, scarves and carpets.

Magnetic Island is one of Australia's cheapest and most fun islands.

Paradise on a budget: Australia's cheapest islands

From flashpacking to glamping, staying in a prison or on a pristine beach, Australia's best budget island stays may be cheap, but they are also unforgettable.

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