Showing posts from August, 2015

You can now apply to be on the next season of 'Travel Guides season 3'

Have you ever been watching Travel Guides and thought, I wish to do this? Well here is your chance!
Travel Guides is an Australian travel series which premiered on the Nine Network  The series follows six groups of ordinary Australians who take on the job of travel critics who experience the same week-long international and domestic holidays and review the same accommodation, cuisine, and local sights

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The reality show (Travel Guides) which views daily holidayers act as travel editors have been redesigned for the third season and is now casting for all new guides.

To apply you must:
. Be a group of 2 to 4 people

. Be able to travel between July and October 2018

. Be Australian citizens or have been a permanent resident of Australia for   at last 2 years

. Have at least one member of your group who is aged 21 or over

·Upload a video for your application. All members of your group must appear together in the   video  

. Not be or have been in the past 2 years an employe…

Galway voted world's friendliest city - Nos. 3 and 4 aren't bad either

Remarkably, Dublin placed third and Cork fourth in the same poll. The three Irish cities dominate the prestigious, New York-based magazine's list of destinations "that know how to charm". The World's 10 Friendliest Cities GalwayCharleston, South CarolinaDublinCorkSiem Reap, CambodiaAuckland, New ZealandMelbourne, AustraliaSydney, AustraliaEdinburgh, ScotlandSavannagh, Georgia “The hospitality and the humor of Ireland’s people makes it a perfect destination,” one Travel + Leisure reader said. Another claimed Galway was home to the “friendliest people [they had] ever met.” "Galway won readers’ hearts with its festive nature, lively population, and musicality," according to the magazine. "Fiddlers and banjo-players, flautists and whistlers bang out traditional Irish reels on pedestrian streets and in all the pubs. And no wonder! It’s known countrywide (and beyond) as the 'most Irish' city.” Of Ireland's capital, the magazine had the following t…

The Philippines is a paradise home to more than 7000 islands

Wow, just wow. Picture: Ren JuoSource: Flickr
FROM lush, thick jungle to dramatic mountain ranges and glistening white sand beaches, the Philippines is home to more than 7000 idyllic islands, waiting to be explored. But how does one choose their little slice of paradise? We’ve picked nine of our favourite islands in the Philippines so you don’t have to. 1. Kick back on the powder white sand of Boracay This once secluded island has quickly become a tourist hotspot. Aptly named White Beach, there’s a mix of accommodation options — from budget-friendly bungalows to luxe 5-star resorts. And don’t forget Willy’s Rock.
Willy's rock at Boracay.Source: Getty Images 2. Hunt for lost treasure in the caves of Caramoan Wander between incredible stalactite formations at Caramoan National Park before heading to Manipis Cave — believed to be the hiding place of General Yamashita’s treasure. 3. Kayak through the limestone formations at El Nido, Palawan Joining the likes of Ha Long Bay in Vietnam and K…