The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is a steep-sided canyon carved by the Colorado River in Arizona, USA with nearly two billion years of Earth’s geological history. If that does not impress you. I don’t know what would. In this trip to US, I only decided to go Las Vegas as my rest point to get to The…

Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam

I’ve seen it in so many movies. From A grade to B grade movies. From Superman to Transformers to Viva Las Vegas to Fools Rush In. What is the fascination? I was in Las Vegas on the way to The Grand Canyon, might as well see what the fuss is all about. Hoover Dam is…

Highway 1 Stunning View

Highway 1

State Route 1 (Highway 1) stretches up to 1,055 kilometres in length and is a major north-south state highway that runs along most of the Pacific coastline of the U.S. state of California.It is one of the best scenic drives Ive ever been. Every turn offers a spectacular view of the ocean and beautifully nature-curved…

Coral Coast

A 90-minute drive from Nadi will take you to south-western corner of Viti Levu’s coastline. It is one of the most visited destinations on the island of Viti Levu in Fiji which is relatively a short drive. Whilst driving along the 80 kilometres stretch of coastline, you will easily discover a large concentration of resorts…

Bilpin

Went apple-picking at Bilpin today. Bilpin is situated in the Blue Mountains although it officially sits within the Hawkesbury Valley Region. The area is populated with variety of stone-fruits orchards which are open for your own fruit-picking depending on which fruits are in season. Whilst driving through Bells Line Road, you will come across many…

Lake

Climbing Mt Kosciuszko

Mt Kosciuszko is the tallest mountain in Australia. It stands 2.2 kilometres above sea level. Fourteen years ago, I climbed up to the Summit. The 18 kilometre return climb started from Charlotte Pass which took most part of the day. Unknowingly, I was pregnant with my first child. Fourteen years later, we went back. With…

Beechworth

Travelling to Beechworth by car will take approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes from Melbourne.  It is a living legacy of a gold rush era and it is one of the best preserved gold rush towns with its carefully restored honey-coloured colonial buildings and historic precinct. The 19th century streets showcase an eclectic mix of…

Maroondah Dam

Yarra Valley

Yarra valley is a pleasant one hour drive heading towards East of Melbourne. It is home to majority of Victorian wines.  It caters to visitors across the globe who would like to experience the three life’s greatest pleasures: 1) scrumptious food; 2) great wine and 3) stunning scenery of green rolling hills against a mountain backdrop.…

Eurobodalla Nature Coast

Eurobodalla Coast is about five hours drive South Coast of Sydney. It’s the perfect destination for a long weekend, however, that won’t be enough. The picturesque Coast covers over 100 kilometres of stunning coastline and pristine hinterland. The Coast offers the holidaymakers with many of Australia’s best coastal playground where you can experience a wide…

Twilight at Old Bar Beach

Manning Valley

Manning Valley is a 3 hour- drive north of Sydney. It’s close enough and yet a world away from the stress of daily life.  Manning Valley is blessed with beautiful coastal towns with lagoons, lakes and rivers, quaint and quiet inland villages nestled in stunning mountain country. So, drive away from the fast lane, switch…

Misty Milford Sound

Milford Sound

Milford Sound is situated on the west coast of the South Island in New Zealand. It is a fusion of spectacular natural wonder with amazing view at every corner. Historically, Milford Sound was carved by glaciers thousands of years ago to create the stunning mountainous cliffs that rise vertically scraping the sky and plunge dramatically…

Hamner Springs

Hamner Springs Village is located in the South Island of New Zealand, and is a 90minute drive from Christchurch and Christchurch’s international airport. It is popularly known as New Zealand’s premier alpine spa destination with its very-well facilitated Thermal Pools Complex.  You will drive through the green rolling hills of wine region, the rugged coastal…

Transalpine Express

New Zealand’s TranzAlpine Express is popularly known to be one of the world’s greatest train rides in the Southern Hemisphere. The journey is 224km and takes five hours.  It is an amazing scenic rail journey from Christchurch to Arthurs Pass to Greymouth through the Southern Alps – from the east coast to the west coast…