Cultural experience

Best Australian Festivals to Attend this Winter

Just because summer has gone in the Southern Hemisphere doesn’t mean festival season has to go with it. All across Australia, there are plenty of music, arts, food and cultural festivals to keep you entertained all winter long. Here are a few of our favourites to check out this year. See you there? Queensland View […]

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Top Cultural Experiences in the Northern Territory

There’s nowhere quite like the Northern Territory… It’s a land is full of incredible wildlife, stunning scenery and of course, fascinating culture. There are hidden gorges to explore, Indigenous dreaming to discover and some great festivals to enjoy. Don’t miss out on discovering all this and more on your next NT trip! Check out our […]

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St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland – What’s It Really Like?

Like many internationally-celebrated holidays, St. Patrick’s Day is seen much differently in Australia or America than it is in its country of origin.  It’s common for non-natives to take advantage of these and other holidays (Cinco de Mayo, Mardi Gras, even Bastille Day) as an excuse to drink and get rowdy. While we won’t get […]

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Making the Most of your Travel Money: the Backpacker’s Budget

So your tickets are booked, your bags packed, and your bank account is on the decline. Your savings have taken quite the hit (punch) and it’s completely messing with that post-booking high you’ve been riding. The journey is all mapped out, but the finances seem a little slimmer than they should before a big trip. […]

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Tamaki Maori Village: What? Why? How much?

Looking for an authentic cultural experience in New Zealand? Look no further than Tamaki Maori Village. What is Tamaki Maori Village? Tamaki History Ready for a little history lesson? Don’t worry it’s not a boring one! Back in the ‘mullet era’ also known as the 1980’s, a young kiwi guy called Mike Tamaki, wanted to […]

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