David Whitley

David Whitley is a freelance travel writer based in the UK. He has a taste for unusual experiences and oddities with a great story behind them.

Luna Park, Sydney.

The 10 mediocre attractions that become great when you have kids

When children come along, most adult ideas of what makes a great holiday fly out of the window. Preventing the little monkeys from continually moaning becomes the all-consuming driving force behind travel choices. And some things you'd ordinarily overlook become mighty tempting, including…

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Australia's 10 best ferry rides

You might not get the buffets and cabaret shows on board one of Australia's ferries – but pick the right route, and you can cram in some tremendous scenery. These ten Aussie ferry rides offer considerably more than transport from A to B.

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Makepeace Island, Noosa.

Australia's ten unsung inland islands

Unsung, in Australia's lakes and rivers, are a host of inland islands that also have something to offer. Here are ten of them that are worth your time.

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