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Why trash-talking other women isn’t okay…

Throughout my life I have said some crumby things about other women and I feel embarrassed just thinking about it. There have been times when I have been jealous, angry, insecure, frustrated, spiteful and petty and said things that aren’t nice. Worst of all, 99% of these things have been said behind their backs. Put-downs, […]

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Real Adventurer: Matthew Dyson

Hi, my name’s Matthew Dyson and I’m 32 from Brisbane, Australia. Travelling has been a major part of my life for the last 10 years and cricket is my life-long passion. I’ve been fortunate enough to travel to 48 countries on 6 continents. Antarctica is the only continent to elude me, but it is only […]

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Real Adventurer: Justine Ooi

Have you ever written a bucket list? A lot of people write them, but very people actually stick to them and achieve everything they hope to. Justine Ooi wrote one heck of a 30 before 30 bucket list and systematically set about doing whatever it took to cross off each and every one of the […]

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14 Travel bloggers share their #1 travel Hack!

There are a lot of fantastic travel blogs created by interesting and inspiring people who share their stories, photographs and travel advice with us. Whilst they come from all different walks of life, they all have one thing in common…. they love to travel! Each month I’m getting together with some of the best travel bloggers to […]

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Travel Diary: Weekend at Coolangatta 

There are times when you’re incredibly organised and pack all your things carefully, thoughtfully and in an organised manner. Then there are times when you grab half the clothes you own, some straight out of the dryer, and throw them vaguely in the direction of your suitcase. For me, last Friday was one of those […]

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Travel Diary: Weekend road trip to Toowoomba 

Over the weekend I drove from Brisbane to Toowoomba to spend the weekend with one of my very closest friends. Getting away from home, even just overnight, is a really great mental refresher and a way to disconnect from the world around you. Being away from home and not seeing the same streets every day, […]

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Real Adventurers: Ashleigh and John

Ashleigh and John aren’t your average couple, their relationship has almost been defined by travel so it seems fitting they are currently in the middle of the adventure of a lifetime. So far they have been to 42 different countries in 10 months as they quite literally backpack around the world! Their story is incredibly inspiring, […]

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Travel Bloggers Share: Why we travel!

There are a lot of fantastic travel blogs created by interesting and inspiring people who share their stories, photographs and travel advice with us. Whilst they come from all different walks of life, they all have one thing in common…. they love to travel! Each month I’m getting together with some of the best travel bloggers in […]

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Real Adventurer: Cara Hansen

Cara Hansen has adventure in her heart and an unstoppable spirit. Her whole life revolves around the joy and freedom she gets from travel and if she isn’t on the road exploring a new place she’s pawing through guide books, researching and daydreaming of her next big adventure. Originally from Sydney, she spent 8 years […]

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Real Adventurer: Lisa Michele Burns

Lisa Michele Burns is an incredible photographer, her website and Instagram account are the stuff travel-dreams are made of! With seemingly great ease, Lisa captures the beauty, simplicity and magic of a place or a moment in a photograph. She’s a little bit awkward and a little bit awesome too. Lisa loves wandering aimlessly around […]

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Real Adventurer: Louise Harvey

Louise Harvey was working for Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service before she decided to buy a van, pack all her gear into it, leave her normal life behind and drive around Australia. It’s a dream trip many people talk about but few make happen, Louise is one of those brave, fearless few. Her journey took […]

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