Airlines & Flight talk

Flights to Cambodia from $214 Return

Flights to Cambodia from $214 Return AirAsia is having a sale on flights to Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Travel in Sep – Nov/17. Stopover in Kuala Lumpur. Carry on is included, checked luggage is extra. Click the links below to see all the flights. We have also provided some sample dates, click them and once the […]

Flights to Los Angeles from $796 Return

Flights to Los Angeles from $796 Return   Virgin Australia and Philippine Airlines are having a sale on flights to Los Angeles. Travel in Sep – Nov/17. Virgin Australia flights are via Sydney or Melbourne. Philippines Airlines takes a bit longer (via Manila) but are so cheap! Click the links below to see all the […]

Flights to Japan from $355 Return

AirAsia is having a sale on flights to Osaka, Japan. Travel in Aug – Nov/17. There is also a deal on flights from Sydney to Japan on Vietnam Airlines. Click the links below to see all the flights. We have also provided some sample dates, click them and once the search has completed you can […]

Flights to India from $266 Return

Flights to India from $266 Return AirAsia is having a sale on flights to Cochin (Kochi) and Delhi, India. Travel in Sep – Nov/17. Stopover in Kuala Lumpur. Carry-on is included, checked luggage is extra. Click the links below to see all the flights. We have also provided some sample dates, click them and once […]

American Express Lounge Sydney Airport

Arriving at the airport Flying out of Sydney International Airport has never been easier, or more enjoyable. It is time for us to start our fifth year of international travel, and we find ourselves back where we first began, leaving Australia from Sydney International Airport once more. We’ve checked in at the Scoot Airlines counter […]

Returning To Australia And Departing Again

Leaving Adelaide It all began when on 11th August 2012, Explorason and I waved goodbye to our family in Adelaide Australia, as we set off on an amazing travel adventure with Sydney as our first stop. We had no idea how long this adventure would last, or where it was going to take us at […]

Ten Tips for Surviving International Air Travel

I was talking to someone last night about how many flights we had been on, and although we try to ‘keep our feet on the ground’ as much as possible by taking land travel, it is necessary to take flights as well. A one-hour plane ride it seems is now taken rarely by us, and these can […]

Checklist For International Travel

Follow These Guidelines And Become The Savvy Traveller Whether you are a frequent flyer or traveller, or this is your first vacation you’ve ever been on, here are some fabulous tips and a few hard rules. If you follow these, you will never feel overwhelmed or panic that you are forgetting to bring, or do […]

Flying In A Helicopter Over A Volcano Crater

Staying at the Elephant Safari Park Lodge has been incredible.  We’ve just spent the last hour talking with the owners of the Elephant Sanctuary, and during this conversation, Nigel Mason invited us to join his wife Yanie in there recently acquired luxury helicopter with their reasonably new company – Bali Adventure Sky Tours to fly over […]

#1 Carry On Hard Case Luggage With Laptop Access

Having travelled the world for nearly four years pretty well continuously, we have become experts on functional, stylish, and practical luggage. I’ve been through many a bag, backpack, knapsack, suitcase, and rolling bag. And the quest has continued to find the most practical lightweight bag that suits both Exploramum and Explorason. We’ve found that the […]

Ten Tips for Travelling with a Ten Year-Old

Being a parent isn’t an easy job, especially when you’re doing it on 2 hours sleep and trying to navigate a foreign city! Here’s a few things to think about when you want to get the most out of travelling with a ten year-old (or any kids!). Top Ten Tips for Travelling with a Ten […]

Puddles in Paris

Firstly – apologies – this blog is a little out of date sequence ….. Puddles in Paris (title by a 9 year old) This is a grey, grey day in the skies of Paris. We have ventured out to see some art, and thought it wasn’t that cold. After all – this is meant to be […]

Flight Attendant Safety Talk – So funny

  Flight Attendant Safety Talk – So funny If you are after a laugh, this is it! After many intra and international flights, I have yet to hear anyone be this hilarious. Listen carefully, they say I talk fast. Well, she talks really, really fast! She advises them that smoking in the plane will result […]

Airline, Holiday, Hotel, Vacation Packages, Car Rental discounts

Airline, Holiday, Hotel, Vacation Packages, Car Rental discounts Here is a couple of web-sites you can get some great discounts. You need to search through and apply on some of them. They are up to date at the time of the blog. Please check details before subscribing. EBATES http://www.ebates.com BIGCRUMBS http://www.bigcrumbs.com/crumbs/howItWorks.do FLYERCODES http://www.flyertalk.com I used […]