Travel Guides&Itineraries

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    3-DAY ITINERARY OF SAN FRANCISCO: TIPS&MAP

    We’ve created an itinerary of San Francisco to follow during a 3-day stay in the Californian city.Unique in the world for its Golden Gate Bridge, its cosmopolitan culture and architecture, and for its cable cars running up and down the steep hills, San Francisco is among the most visited cities in the United States.Nonetheless it only comes fourth in the ranking of most populated cities in California (after Los Angeles, San Diego and Santa Clara). Because of its limited size, one can visit most of the relevant and famous places within three days. READ ALSO: Must see places in Oahu, HawaiiLet’s see our itinerary of San Francisco for a 3-day…

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    COOBER PEDY – LIFE UNDERGROUND IN THE AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK

    The question is: why would you live underground and what’s there to see in Coober Pedy, in the middle of the outback in South Australia?? Let’s try to answer that and give you a reason to travel to one of the craziest places we’ve ever seen! WHERE IS COOBER PEDY? First things first, let’s find on the map the whereabouts of this quirky town.Coober Pedy is located in the state of South Australia, some 850 km north to its capital city Adelaide and 700 km south of Alice Springs. Around here, the blazing sunrays and scorching heat of the outback are unforgiving. Temperature often reach 40°C in summer (the official…

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    WHAT TO SEE&DO AT ULURU (AYERS ROCK) AND KATA TJUTA

    After over three years in Australia we finally made to Uluru, the famous sacred site to many Aboriginal Australian communities. Us too were left speechless in front of it, the most suitable word we can think of to describe Uluru is: “magical”! 2022 started off grandly for us after the long lockdowns of the past two years in Melbourne. We went for new trips to Wilsons Promontory National Park in Victoria, to the gorgeous seaside in South Australia, and to the always charming Sydney. Once all restrictions and interstate border closures had dropped, we dedicated three weeks to our first big outback trip from Melbourne to Alice Springs, in the…

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    4 DAYS IN SYDNEY – OUR ITINERARY GUIDE

    Sydney is with no doubts an unavoidable destination in any Australian travel itinerary. In our collective imagination places like the Opera House, the golden sandy beaches full of surfers, and the Harbour Bay are amongst the most symbolic in Australia. That’s why you need minimum 4 days to visit the capital of New South Wales, located in the southeast of Australia. ALSO READ: How to reach the Blue Mountains by train from SydneyIn this article we offer an itinerary of Sydney to follow on foot and using public transport. Let’s get to know the most iconic places in town! HOW TO GET TO SYDNEY For obvious logistical reasons, the vast…

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    HOW TO GET TO LAKE SORAPIS, DOLOMITES

    Living for a few months in Cortina d’Ampezzo, in the Dolomites in Northern Italy, we had the chance to do many excursions to some of the most beautiful places around, as the Three Peaks of Lavaredo. LAKE SORAPIS Today we talk about stunning turquoise Lake Sorapis (Lago di Sorapis) and how to get to it hiking along trail n.215 leading to Rifugio Vandelli, at a couple of hundred meters from the lake. Lake Sorapis is a glacial lake located at 1,900 metres above sea level. The purest water coming from the slopes of surrounding mountains give to its water a bright turquoise colour, that leaves speechless at the sight. HOW…

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    HIKE TO WINDIN FALLS, FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND’S TABLELANDS

    Windin Falls is a spectacular waterfall located within Wooroonooran National Park in Tropical North Queensland.It takes about two hours from Cairns, plus a 5-km-hike before uncovering it.Being not easy to reach makes it even more rewarding to get to. The feeling when you lean onto the edge of the waterfall overlooking the Wet Tropics Rainforest is unbeatable.An important aspect to keep in mind is the different flow of the water whether you are going during dry or wet season, i.e. a calm stream vs a powerful waterfall. UPDATE, MAY 2021 WINDIN FALLS ACCIDENT: unfortunately a hiker lost her life at Windin Falls yesterday. As she was reportedly visiting after heavy…

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    SOUTH AUSTRALIA ITINERARY: 2-3 WEEKS ON THE ROAD

    It’s time to uncover another of the big Australian states: South Australia. With an area of almost one million square kilometres (roughly the size of Germany, Italy and UK combined) and its position in the south centre of the nation, South Australia uniquely shares borders with each Australian mainland state. Landscapes in South Australia change dramatically from hills and wine regions to dry salt lakes, from the arid outback to some of most amazing coastlines of Australia.That’s why it’s particularly important to plan your itinerary ahead before leaving your safe base in the capital city Adelaide. You don’t want to miscalculate the distances and find yourselves in the middle of…

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    TOP MUST SEE PLACES IN SEOUL – ITINERARY GUIDE

    SEOUL Seoul, the capital of South Korea, is one of the most modern and technologically advanced cities in whole Asia.We came here when we were living in Vietnam, taking advantage of one of the many cheap flights available in Southeast Asia.Covering a wide area on both sides of the Han River, every neighbourhood in Seoul is very different from the other. There are so many sights that you would need weeks to see them all, so here’s a list of what not to miss when in Seoul. CHANGDEOKGUNG PALACE One of the many royal palaces in town, and our favourite.Differently from the others, it blends naturally with the topography around,…

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    CHEAP FOOD IN SINGAPORE: WHERE TO EAT WELL AND SPEND LITTLE

    Having been in Singapore already three times during our travels to and from Asia and Australia, we are big fans of this big city-state, also known as the “Capital of Asia”.Singapore is a rich destination, but in can still belong within a travel-on-a-budget itinerary.Many travellers skip it entirely because it is expensive, however there are ways to save money when in Singapore too. In this article we want to help you find the best places where to eat well in Singapore without breaking the bank. WHAT IS A HAWKER CENTRE? The first thing to know about food in Singapore is that the cheapest options can often be founded within hawker…

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    WHAT TO SEE&DO IN WROCLAW: ITINERARY GUIDE

    Wroclaw is a city in southwestern Poland and the capital of Silesia region. It lies on the banks of river Oder and is the 4th biggest city in the country with about 600,000 inhabitants.It is an important University hub and has been growing significantly as a tourist destination in the last few years.We included it in our recent Interrail trip through Europe, during which we also visited the Polish city of Krakow. We’ve decided to put together an itinerary of the best things to do in Wroclaw. The itinerary can be followed starting from any point and can be divided into two or more areas depending how much time you…