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Cute Aussie Animal Videos

These aren’t necessarily breaking news, but we’ve collected a couple short videos that are out there on Australia. Some are funny, some touching, all entertaining. We’ve seen this go around for years, but the first one never gets old. Every visitor to Australia wants to see a kangaroo. For the most part Kangaroo’s are harmless, […]

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Unique Dining Experiences in Asia: Toilets, Tree-Houses, or Total Darkness.

Every Globetrotter knows that one of the most rewarding experiences when travelling is food, which is why travelling with an open mind towards food around the world is so essential to adventurous travellers. Asia perhaps more than anywhere else evokes images of mysterious and strange food, which is probably why our Asia team always end up talking […]

Exploring Australia

Australia is a big, sparse country that’s tough to see all in one trip. Christian Baines breaks down the best of the land down under for first-timers, or repeat visitors. Since moving to Canada, I’ve had more than one conversation about someone’s dream trip to Australia. Phrases like ‘Great Barrier Reef’ get tossed around in […]

Animal Focus: The King Penguin

The regal King Penguin is the second largest penguin on Earth, a magnificent looking bird and a co-operative model for photographs!  Only the Emperor Penguin is larger, with the King Penguin weighing up to 35 lbs (16kg). A hardy creature, the shorelines where King Penguins call home are harsh and unforgiving landscapes around Antarctica and the […]

Beyond the Big Five

First on the list for first-time travellers to Africa is often the “Big Five”. The Big Five are ofcourse 5 animals who were once regarded as the hardest prey for Big Game Hunters, and Safari operators still use the term today. They are the Rhinoceros, Lion, Leopard, and Cape Buffalo. So yes, they’re important, they are all […]