Category: HIDDEN GEMS

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The charming Henningsvaer is a Lofoten Islands must – See our guide here

The seaside fishing town of Henningsvaer holds special place in our heart, forming the first stop on an amazing Lofoten

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Aurland is beautiful! See our guide and add this town to your road trip

If you’re considering a road trip around Aurlandsfjord and the Norwegian countryside Aurland is the picture perfect town to base

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The best accommodation in Norway? Stay in these bucket list treehouses in Odda!

We would consider ourselves budget travelers and as such we rarely rave about the accommodation in which we stay in,

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Cefalù is just beautiful! See our guide to this Sicilian gem!

Cefalù was our home for a delightful, relaxing week in June and what a visit it was! Italy is always

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Long weekend picnics at Seawinds Gardens – Mornington Peninsula

The charming Seawinds Gardens, located on the top of Arthurs Seat, are a hidden gem of the Mornington Peninsula. While

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Our 2024 guide to Europe! Tips, hidden gems, guides & more!

Europe.. you’re iconic, beautiful, enchanting, full of culture, and you keep us coming back! There’s a reason Europe is number

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16 of our favourite small towns around the world

We love the little town. Often overshadowed by the bigger, ‘more glamorous’ city, the smaller towns are sometimes overlooked. However,

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9 great ‘hidden beaches’ on the Mornington Peninsula – Hidden gem alert!

The Mornington Peninsula is one of our favourite spots to visit from Melbourne. We regularly head down in all seasons,

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15 ‘hidden gem’ travel destinations that are worth visiting in 2024

It’s the start of the year and time for travel planning! We love the excitement and anticipation of this period,

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Our perfect Albanian Riviera itinerary – 1 and 2 week options!

Have you ever visited somewhere with minimal expectations and been seriously surprised? This was us in Albania! The beaches are

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Explore the charming laneways of Melbourne

Melbourne is a unique, vibrant and extremely liveable city! We currently reside in Melbourne (when not travelling) and love the

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This is your sign to step beyond Bali and visit the islands nearby!

Bali is a popular tropical paradise for many around the world, and in particular, Australians like us! However, in recent

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Gili Trawangan – It’s more than just a party island. Here’s why you should visit!

The Indonesia island of Gili Trawangan is a paradise that should be high on your travel bucket list. Located in

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European ‘off the radar’ towns that surprised us!

Europe is full of so many delightful ‘hidden gems’ waiting to be uncovered. While social media and the internet has

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The Little Drift is another of Wilsons Promontory’s ‘hidden’ secrets!

Located only a few minutes past the entrance to the popular and impressive Wilsons Promontory National Park is a ‘hidden

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The Cheapest Destinations in Europe for Budget Travellers

Europe is the bucket list destination for so many around the world, and for good reason.. it’s amazing! However, many

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The Rice Terraces of Ubud

A visit to Ubud (and Bali) isn’t complete without seeing some of the iconic rice terraces! We spent 4 wonderful

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Nusa Lembongan – Embrace ‘Island Living’ with our travel guide!

Nusa Lembongan was one of those destinations where we had minimal expectations on arrival. However upon leaving, this island now

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Don’t Miss the Balkans for Your Next Europe Adventure

The Balkans are one of our favourite regions in Europe and it is somewhere we think you shouldn’t miss when

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12 of our favourite Europe day trip locations!

One of the things we particularly enjoyed about Europe was exploring small towns, beaches and off the radar locations on

The Europe alternatives you should consider

Europe is full of amazing locations to visit on vacation. We love the contrast of breath-taking mountaintop views to cities

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Our favourite beaches in Europe

When you look up ‘the best beaches in the world’, many are from Europe. Whilst we are lucky to live