Sydneysiders love Melbourne. We love it because it has all of things that Sydney does not. When you want a break from Sydney city life there's nowhere better.
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 host of Traveller's podcast Flight of Fancy, 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.
Tim Tam slams, pad Thai or bush tucker: What is "Australian food" and where we can best enjoy our local cuisine.
"Oh my God," Jess breathes as I squeeze the scooter's brakes and the tires hit the side of the road, jolting us up and down. An ambulance screams past, no siren, no lights.
Dreaming of your next big travel adventure, somewhere ambitious and completely different? These are the best adventures for any time, especially in post-COVID times.
I don't want to end up like the US, a country with red states and blue states, with defined state-based identities and genuine rivalries.
Australia is a big country and it's filled with big things – though maybe not the big things you're picturing.
The whole world, once again, is laughing at Borat. It's laughing at America. And of course it's laughing at Kazakhstan. I get the joke. But if it was anyone else, it wouldn't be funny.
Summer is coming. Here's what you need to know to start planning that ultimate getaway.
I'm sharing it just to let you know that sometimes the life of a travel writer is amazing, sometimes it's inspiring, sometimes it's shockingly lavish – and sometimes, it sucks. On this trip, it sucked.
Australians can't wait to burst through that long-promised New Zealand travel bubble. We ask some prominent Kiwis to share their tips on where to head first.
Welcome to a micro-nation that was founded on 3rd Decimus in the year 10,500 by three Sydney teenagers, and continues to this day to press its desires for a singular, secular, pluralist world.
Anyone who's been harping on about a return to the good old days, I have exciting news: the good old days are back.
This was when I knew: travel would be my life. This was all I wanted to do. This was all I would ever do.
Say goodbye to the bright city lights and get back to nature at Australia’s best spots for fresh air and open spaces.
This year has been devastating for everyone connected with the travel industry. But many have what it takes to survive.