Bird's eye view photography of trees and body of water, Goway Travel
Meg Boyd

Meg Boyd

Downunder Product and Marketing Manager - Melbourne-born Meg arrived in Canada in January with no winter coat, one suitcase, a one week booking at a youth hostel, and a sight-unseen job offer at Goway Travel. She thought she’d stay for a year – that was 12 years ago! Never one to shy away from adventure, Meg has been in the industry for 23 years and has journeyed extensively through Europe, Asia and North America. Meg’s heart however belongs to the South Pacific, including New Zealand, Fiji, and her native Australia.
Ghan Train, Australia

Your Guide to Train Travel in Australia

Australia is such a geographically vast country, and many visitors take planes in attempt to see all of it. Sadly, they miss the places in between the airports and the cities around them – the parts that give Australia its…

A Guide to New Zealand’s Wine Country

Wine aficionados throughout the world have lauded New Zealand’s wines, from the spicy, complex notes of a Pinot noir to the crispness of a Sauvignon Blanc. In 2014, export sales hit a record high of $1.33 billion, but of course, the…

Melbourne City, Sporting Precinct and Yarra River, Australia

Top 10 Things to Do in Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne, a city about 900 kilometers southwest of Sydney, is a treat for travellers taking an Australian vacation. This metropolis is home to about 4 million people. Its residents love living here for the coastal location, lovely 19th-century architecture, and…

Kangaroo Island Seals, Australia

Unique Islands of the South Pacific

The South Pacific is a region brimming with natural wonders, fascinating cultures, and captivating wildlife. Whether you’re taking a short trip to Australia or doing an extensive tour of this part of the world, you should find a spot in your…

Old warrior, Papua New Guinea

Discover Papua New Guinea

Globetrotters are consistently searching the next exciting, unique, and awe-inspiring destination. If this includes seeing a variety of cultures, hilltribes, unchanged lifestyles, untouched jungle, and everyday tribal life, then Papua New Guinea, in the South Pacific, is worth considering. Goway…

Young Woman Hiking in New Zealand

Hiking in New Zealand

With cascading waterfalls, emerald-green forests, and miles of untouched black-and-white sand beaches, New Zealand is a picturesque, majestic, and awe-inspiring destination. For the adventurous, active traveller, exploring New Zealand by foot is, by far, the most rewarding way to fully…

Sydney Harbour Bridge lit up during Vivid, Sydney

Top 10 Things to Do in Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australia might make you think of your youngest family members and their obsession with “Finding Nemo,” but this gem down under has so much more to offer. Go there to enjoy the gorgeous weather — the city gets nearly…

Top 5 Places to Visit in Australia This Summer

Australia’s seasons are opposite to North America’s, something most globetrotters are well-aware of. But for most North Americans, the idea of travelling to Australia during ‘our’ summer would be a waste of precious sunshine, but it is in fact the…

Snorkeling at Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Swimming With the Fishes in Australia

For many people, there is nothing more beautiful than an encounter with wildlife in their natural habitat. Australia is famous for unique wildlife and we can help guide you to these special and amazing experiences! Swim With Whale SharksGiant whale…

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