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Been there, haven’t done that – 5 things you shouldn’t miss in Melbourne

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This is a guest post by Alex Winter with additional material by Andy Higgs Continuing our mission to inspire and inform Grown-up Travellers we present the latest in our series of articles containing ideas for alternative things to do and see in well-known destinations. So far we’ve shared our tips on London, Stockholm, Copenhagen and Berlin. Then we featured Oslo, Paris, Amsterdam, Chicago and Istanbul. We […]

6 of the best…things to do in St Kilda, Melbourne

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This is a guest post by Lisa Phillips with additional material by Andy Higgs When it comes to iconic landmarks in Melbourne, there are a few that cannot be missed: a stroll down the beautiful Yarra, a visit to the exciting Crown Casino, and a day in the city’s bayside suburb, St Kilda. Located 6km from […]

The “Pearl” of Australia: Experiencing Broome’s Exclusive Industry

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This is a guest post by Allison DeWale Anyone who has ever found a rugged oyster on the shore has opened it with anticipation – is there a pearl inside? While the vast majority of beachcombers are disappointed to find their seashell empty, the pearl industry relies on much more than luck and a stroll along […]

Size isn’t everything – the best small towns to visit in Australia: Strahan

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This is a guest post by Amy Gillard with additional material by Andy Higgs For our final article on Australia for this series, we follow our features on Port Douglas and Broome with this one on Tasmania. Have you ever wanted to travel to Australia and tell people “you should have gone to this place, it’s amazing”? Forget Sydney, […]

Size isn’t everything – the best small towns to visit in Australia: Port Douglas

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This is a guest post by Angela Dawes with additional material by Andy Higgs After the last feature on Broome, we continuing our new series on great small towns to visit when travelling.  We’re staying Down Under but moving on to Queensland in this article and it turns out that Port Douglas is the perfect excuse […]

Size isn’t everything – the best small towns to visit in Australia: Broome

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This is a guest post by Melissa James with additional material by Andy Higgs When it comes to beautiful small towns, Australia certainly has its fair share. From the charming Port Douglas to Avoca on the Central Coast, there is never any shortage of places to go if you want to escape to a place that’s […]