How do you visit every single country in the world? How do you even get your head around a challenge like that? We're going to find out.
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.
It's still strange to me that there aren't more people demanding their right to leave the country right now.
Hinterlands are Australia's hidden secrets: they are usually lush, hilly, and a cool escape from the hustle and bustle.
It's not pasta, pizza, sushi or dumplings. It's not even pho. Come with me and I'll explain my choice for 'the best food on Earth'.
Who knew that the daggy holidays of our childhoods would suddenly be dominating our social media feeds in the 2020s?
You'll be scared. Very scared. But you'll also be enthralled by these wilder than wild sea cliffs.
Backpacking was a dying art. And COVID-19 could be the final blow.
Anthony Bourdain, the late chef, TV host and traveller, was always on the hunt for the perfect meal, even though he knew it didn't exist.
If we want leisure travel within Australia to go back to the way it once was there are several major things that need to change.
You might think you know what to expect when you travel within Australia. But you should expect the unexpected.
I love travel in this country, I love so much of what we have to offer here. But there is one thing that just cannot be replicated here.
Fresh produce and fine wine bundled together with magnificent mountain views: welcome to Bright, Victoria.
Microbreweries, fine art, classy hotels and fabulous restaurants. Brisbane offers much more than great weather.
If you're driving one of these popular routes, here's where to stop off for a meal on the way.
Victoria has so much to offer, and surely there has never been a better time to get in there and experience it.