Skiing Australia’s High Country 

Thredbo Ski Resort, Australia, NSW. Photo by Enoch Lau. License: CC BY-SA 3.0.

While the Land Down Under is best known for its beaches, surfing, scuba diving and warm temperatures, the high country of Tasmania, Victoria and New South Wales does catch a fair amount of snow. The Australia skiing season typically begins in June, with the higher elevations celebrating the beginning of the ski season with their first snowfall. Continue reading

Why Himalaya Trekking Is the Perfect Choice for Solo Travelers 

Mount Everest

Firstly, we felt it was important to explain what solo Himalaya trekking actually is. Basically, it is the practice of trekking by yourself – without the aid of a tour group or even a Sherpa. Many people around the world believe that the Himalayas (particularly Nepal) is the perfect destination for such a venture and flock there in the hundreds each year. Continue reading

Top Aussie Destinations for Long-Term Campervan Holidays 

Great Barrier Reef Satelite Photo

Hiring a motorhome is one of the best ways to explore the Land Down Under. If you have the time, this is a country that offers so many different destinations for lovers of nature and the open road. Since it’s a fairly large nation, there may be too many options to choose from. To help you out, here are some of the best places to take your campervan for a long-term holiday. Continue reading

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