From important events that can affect your travel plans to stories that spark your wanderlust, we write articles to inform, inspire and educate on destinations and events all around the globe. In October we covered group tours and cruising around Europe, an adventure packed trip to Santiago and how a country in mourning could impact your travel plans. So what were our readers most interested in the last month? Here are the top 10 most-read blogs in October, to keep you up to date and in the know with all things travel.
As Thai people mourn the passing of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, travellers can expect major events to be postponed and business hours limited. Here's everything you need to know.
Cosy, informal and often at the heart of the local community, the historic British pub is a bona fide institution. And in the nation’s capital there’s more of them than you can shake a stick at.
Ever wondered what it’s like to lead a group of 18 to 35s through the historic cities and cultural centres of Europe? With four years wearing the Contiki tee, Trip Manager Jake Stewart tells us about the highs and lows of life on the road and why Barcelona is his favourite European city.
If you’re jetting off on a US holiday in the next couple of months, it’s time to start thinking about currency – and the looming US election on November 8 may just throw a spanner in your planning.
Featuring 37 itineraries in 33 countries, CostSaver offers both intimate regional journeys and broader panoramic experiences. Showcasing the highlights and hidden delights at incredible value, there’s simply no better way to explore Europe than with CostSaver.
Most people who fly into Santiago think they need to head south to Patagonia or north to the Atacama Desert for a dose of Chile’s famed wilderness, but within an hour or two you can explore the Andes, the Coastal Range and the Pacific Ocean to explore.
Done Italy? Travelled France? Cosmos puts the spotlight on a magical part of Europe on their 16-day Jewels of Baltics and Scandinavia tour.
Jump aboard a Nordic cruise for a dose of epic wilderness, wildlife and mountain ranges. From spotting the northern lights to colourful castles in St Petersburg, the Nordic countries have something for everyone.
Flight Centre Grafton Travel Expert Christine Byrne found out exactly what makes the Globus experience special on a trip to Spain and Portugal, taking in Barcelona, Madrid, Toledo, Seville and Lisbon.
From perfect sunsets in Positano to hidden laneways in Rome, Jason and Emilie share their experience travelling around Italy with Topdeck.
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