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August 20, 2017

A Day in Sapporo (Photos)

From Toyako and Noboribetsu, take the tollway to Sapporo to save 1.5 hours! 0 8 0 0 - 0 9 3 0 Maruyama Park Embrace the perfect morning with a stroll in this huge...
CitiesGuidesHokkaidoStories
August 13, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 4: Sapporo

It was just barely day four of our self-drive Hokkaido road trip, and already we had covered some 200km - mostly along the island's coast. Today, we'd be travelling inland...
GuidesHokkaidoStories
August 6, 2017

A Day in Toyako & Noboribetsu (Photos)

After a day at Hakodate, drive northwards to explore more of Hokkaido! 0 8 0 0 - 1 0 3 0 Road Trip to Toyako Take a road trip down from...
CitiesGuidesHokkaidoStories
August 6, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 3: Noboribetsu

The last two days were spent exploring Hakodate, largely on foot (with the occasional tram ride). Now, we were going to begin our journey across Hokkaido, so an upgrade to...
GuidesHokkaidoStories
July 23, 2017

A Day in Hakodate (Photos)

0 8 0 0 - 0 9 3 0 Hakodate Morning Market Begin your day afresh with seafood by the bay. Walk through rows of local seafood, massive hairy crabs, and...
CitiesGuidesHokkaidoStories
July 23, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 1 & 2: Hakodate

After an incredible experience spending 10 days on the road in Tasmania, we couldn't wait to do it again. This time, the magnificent island of Hokkaido - Japan's largest and northernmost...
GuidesHokkaidoStories
July 23, 2017

1500km, 10 Cities, 10 Days: Our Self-Drive Hokkaido Road Trip Experience (Itinerary Included)

A holiday trip to Japan almost always includes exploring 1 of its 4 most popular provinces: Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, and last but definitely not least, Hokkaido. The latter is so beautiful that...
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March 22, 2017

We Tried Them All, Here Are The 35 Best Places To Eat In Melbourne CBD

When we make plans for our trips, they tend to revolve around food. Which district should…

CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
December 27, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 10: Goodbye Tasmania

Here we are – the final day of our long road trip through Tasmania. With…

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 9: Grindelwald Swiss Village CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
December 1, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 9: Grindelwald Swiss Village

So here we are. Our final day in Tasmania. We were physically tired, but spiritually…

Ben Lomond / Tasmania road trip CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
November 28, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 8: Ben Lomond

7 days ago, we experienced our first snow as a couple atop Mount Wellington. Today…

CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
November 24, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 7: Launceston

By this time, we were expecting to be all tuckered out from our time on…

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November 21, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 6: Bicheno

After our arduous journey (okay, I'm exaggerating) up and down Freycinet National Park's lookout points, we woke up feeling sore all over (not exaggerating here) and still quite tired. Thankfully,...
CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
November 17, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 5: Freycinet National Park

Energy restored from our restful stay at Swansea, we were ready to conquer the hiking trails of Freycinet National Park - home to beautiful bays and beaches. Bring it! Day Five:...
CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
November 14, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 4: Eaglehawk Neck and Swansea

Yesterday, we drove from Hobart to Port Arthur - roughly 95km - and spent the day exploring the historic site. Today, we were bound for another long drive up Tasmania's...
CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
November 11, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 3: Port Arthur

After two fruitful days in Hobart and Bruny Island, it was time for the real road trip to begin. Our next destination, Port Arthur Historic Site, was roughly 95km away,...
CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
November 11, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 2: Bruny Island

Our time spent in Hobart and Mount Wellington had whet our appetite for greater and better things to come. And our day trip to Bruny Island on the second day definitely did...
CitiesGuidesStoriesTasmania
November 11, 2016

Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary, Day 1: Hobart and Mount Wellington

Here we go. The beginning of our epic 10-day self-drive road trip across Tasmania - by far the most adventurous trip we've planned to date. Our journey began when we flew from...
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November 11, 2016

1000km, 100kg, 10 Days, and 1 Scenic Tasmania Self-Drive Road Trip (Itinerary Included)

Mention Tasmania, and you’ll more than likely receive a comical double take from those around you:…

CitiesGuidesMelbourneStories
July 25, 2016

5 Important Things We Learned When Moving To Australia From Singapore

When Jan received news that she had been accepted to go to Melbourne on exchange,…