Byron Bay, known for its beaches, diving and surfing and also home to Australia’s most eastern point. If you’re like us and have planned a long weekend in Byron, the good news is you will have plenty of time to unwind and relax. 4 day itinerary for Byron Bay Day 1 (half day): Arrive in Byron Bay late afternoon, check into your accommodation. Head out for some dinner. Day 2 (full day): Spend… Read More

Located in the heart of Darling Harbour, Wild Life Sydney Zoo has plenty on offer. Whether you want to meet the world’s deadliest snake, enjoy a stroll through some Aussie habitats or cuddle up to a koala – Wild Life Sydney Zoo has it all covered. The zoo has many interactive displays, daily talks from zoo keepers and amazing feeding sessions – there is just so much to see and do here…. Read More

Conveniently located in the heart of Darling Harbour, Sea Life Sydney Aquarium can transport you to the Great Barrier Reef, Sydney Harbour and even take you on a Penguin Expedition. Getting to Sea Life Sydney Aquarium Not to be confused with Manly Sea Life Sanctuary, this aquarium is located in the heart of Darling Harbour, which makes getting there super easy. If you’re staying in the CBD, you can easily walk to Darling… Read More

A short drive out of Freycinet National Park is the Bicheno Blowhole and we stopped in for around 10 minutes on our way up to The Bay of Fires. The blowhole is stronger and more powerful when the swell is bigger so it could be all about luck and the timing. Again we were lucky enough to be the only people there for a short while so we could sit back and… Read More

Nestled in between Wild Life Sydney Zoo and Sea Life Aquarium, Madame Tussauds is located in Darling Harbour, Sydney. Getting to Madame Tussauds Getting to Madame Tussauds couldn’t be easier. If you’re staying in the CBD, you can easily walk to Darling Harbour, otherwise you can opt for public transport such as the iconic Sydney ferry. How much does it cost? For up to date pricing on entrance fees, click here to go… Read More

thewelltravelledman bondi to coogee coastal walk

Looking for a walk that gives you postcard perfect views every turn you make? Keen to see some of Australia’s most dramatic and stunning coastal suburbs, including, probably, the most famous beach in Australia…? Then look no further than the Bondi to Coogee coastal walk in Sydney’s eastern suburbs. Where is the Bondi to Coogee Walk? The famous coastal walk runs from Bondi to Coogee and is a quick 10km from central Sydney,… Read More

thewelltravelledman grand pacific drive sydney australia

If you’re looking for a scenic day trip from Sydney with plenty of picture perfect stops along the way then you should definitely head down the Grand Pacific Drive which hosts the famous Sea Cliff Bridge. Sydney’s Royal National Park New South Wales is home to hundreds of gorgeous coastal towns, scenic walks and drives. One of which is only an hour south of Sydney so incredibly easy to do as a day… Read More

Explore the Zoo by car, bike, electric safari cart or on foot along a 6km circuit through open-style exhibits with hundreds of animals in a natural bush land setting. If you’ve ever wanted to go on a Safari to Africa, but haven’t been able to get there then Taronga Western Plains Zoo is the next best thing, right here in Australia! Where is Taronga Western Plains Zoo? Located around a 5.5 hour… Read More

Like many of you, the thought of getting up close and personal with a tiger sounds incredible! To be able to feed these creatures was an experience of a lifetime. We had the luxury of staying at Taronga Western Plains Zoo Zoofari Lodge and spent two days exploring the incredible zoo which felt more like roaming around in Africa somewhere as you can drive through the zoo (bike, electric buggy or car). We… Read More

Hotel:  Freycinet Lodge Location:  Freycinet National Park, Tasmania Room:  Premier Spa Cabin Perfect for: Romantic getaway or for wanting to be in the perfect spot for Freycinet National Park tourist activities! Category: Luxury cabins If you’re wanting to visit Freycinet National Park and be amongst all of the action, then Freycinet Lodge is the place for you! Located in the world famous Freycinet National Park, moments away from Wineglass Bay, the lodge has… Read More