There's no such thing as a relaxing holiday when you have young kids.
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.
What are the rules for home-share properties? What should you look out for in the listings? And what can you do if it all goes wrong?
It’s time for Australia to open up its borders to everybody.
For every Emily in Paris, there's a Wolf Creek.
Given current circumstances, this might be the craziest topic we've ever tackled on Flight of Fancy.
There's probably only one thing that's as good as travelling, and that's planning to travel.
We can't predict anything with certainty, but here's what I foresee for travellers in 2022.
Emily in Paris is awful. It's France viewed through an intensely American lens.
Mudgee is a place that has changed markedly since people started wanting to travel to where the wineries are.
Travelling in Australia during summer can be expensive, but not at these beautiful bargain camping spots.
As families finally cross state borders in time for Christmas, we're reminded about what really matters.
Absence has only made our hearts grow fonder for the huge, beautiful - yet quirky - Sunshine State.
I'm having a brief flashback to a Russian visa application I once filled out, as I attempt to secure my entry into South Australia.
Yes there are new restrictions and rules and regulations, but travel to the incredible Asia-Pacific is always worth it.
Holidays are booked. Reunions are planned. But there's no certainty they will go ahead.