Snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef

5 amazing things to do around Cairns

Cairns might not be the most charming city, but it’s the closest to Cairns Airport and it’s a perfect point for exploring the North Queensland. The proximity to the airport is probably the reason most backpackers stop there, making Cairns the perfect place to meet likeminded people and make new friends. So, let’s see together what are the 5 best things to do around Cairns.

Katoomba Falls

Visit Blue Mountains on budget: one-day trip from Sydney

The Blue Mountains is a natural paradise located about 60km west of Sydney. The close proximity to this city makes this Word and National Heritage site a perfect destination for a one-day trip from Sydney.  There are several tours which depart from Sydney and bring you to the main places to visit in this park. But why would you pay for an expensive tour if the Blue Mountains can be easily reached by train, which is way cheaper?

10 tips for surviving long-haul flights

I’m on my way to Australia! I’m so excited for this solo trip that I really cannot wait to be in Sydney. However, the total duration of the journey is more than one day and I am a bit nervous for the long-haul flight. Luckily for me, I have already endured few long-haul flights between Europe and USA, so I decided to make a list of 10 survival tips that can make long-haul flights much easier.

Cliff walk - Greystone seaside

Passeggiata sulle scogliere da Bray a Greystones. Il piano perfetto per una giornata all’aperto.

La passeggiata sulla scogliera che collega Bray a Greystones è il modo migliore per passare un soleggiato pomeriggio all’aperto nei dintorni di Dublino. Questo percorso è accessibile in meno di un’ora da Dublino utilizzando la DART (Dublin Area Rapid Transit), il treno che percorre tutta la costa dell’area di Dublino, da Howth fino a Greystones.