Whether you are looking for a quiet place to relax or to take some time exploring a new destination, an island getaway is a great way to spend an entire vacation or round out a busy itinerary. Here are some of our favorite island destinations that offer a wide variety of experiences to travelers.
With the world-renowned aquatic wonderland of the Great Barrier Reef, the remote Whitsunday Islands, the world’s oldest rainforest The Daintree, the coastal city of Brisbane, and all the iconic wildlife that Australia has to offer, Queensland is the ideal destination for an authentic Aussie experience.
Some out of this world destinations
With the re-opening of Australia to international visitors, I was reminded of what was special about being immersed in the laid-back Australian culture, when I recently returned from 3 weeks Down Under with my family. Australia is a huge country, with such a range of experiences in each of the diverse, unique regions, it is […]
Although Australia conjures summer images of sand and surf, there is no more unique time to visit than fall. March, April, May, and June offer many advantages and markedly fewer drawbacks when traveling to the Land Down Under. And, while the temperature does dip, fall ushers in a rendering of the country that few international […]
We traveled to the Jackalope in the rolling hills of the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria to see if the hotel lived up to its mythical namesake. We were not disappointed. Jackalope Hotel Appropriately, a large sculpture of the part-hare, part-deer mythical creature greeted my wife Linda and I when we arrived at the Jackalope Hotel. […]