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The 10 Best Free Things to do in Perth

The 10 Best Free Things to do in Perth

If you hadn’t guessed already, I’m a big fan of Western Australia and the state capital is no different. Picturesquely set on the Swan River, framed by the Indian Ocean and the forest hills, this city occupies a beautiful spot that typifies much of what is so fantastic about Australia. And here to celebrate it […]

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The 10 Best Free Things to do in Carnarvon, Western Australia

The 10 Best Free Things to do in Carnarvon, Western Australia

Not to be confused with Carnarvon Gorge, over in Queensland, the town of Carnarvon in Western Australia marks – in my mind at least – the end of the Outback and the beginning of a landscape that looks much more like Southern WA. And you know what, we were really impressed by it! From the […]

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The 10 Best Ways to Experience Australia’s Ningaloo Reef

The 10 Best Ways to Experience Australia’s Ningaloo Reef

There’s few places in Australia as spectacular and awe-inspiring as the Ningaloo Reef. Far less well-known internationally, and therefore much quieter than the Great Barrier Reef, Ningaloo off the west coast of the country is, nevertheless, a UNESCO World Heritage site and every bit as impressive, if not more so, than its eastern counterpart. Known […]

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10 Unforgettable Places to Visit Along Western Australia’s Turquoise Coast

10 Unforgettable Places to Visit Along Western Australia’s Turquoise Coast

Stretching largely from Dongara in the north to Perth in the south, Western Australia’s Turquoise Coast is a gorgeous stretch of Indian Ocean beauty. In fact, the famous Indian Ocean Drive stretches the whole way down it, making this area ideal for a short road trip or a weekend getaway. With so many gorgeous destinations […]

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The Top 10 Free Things to Do in Karratha, Western Australia

The Top 10 Free Things to Do in Karratha, Western Australia

If there’s one Australian movie that really puts a place on the map, it has to be the film , for which Karratha and its neighbouring town of Dampier is famous for. The movie – a lighthearted, family comedy about a famous dog that used to reside in / roam around this part of the […]

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The 10 Clear Signs You’ve Survived an Aussie Road Trip!

The 10 Clear Signs You’ve Survived an Aussie Road Trip!

10 months it was in the end. 10 months to get from Brisbane to Perth … over the top of Australia. That’s a grand total of 80,000km, in case you were wondering, which is roughly the same distance as flying from Sydney to London. And let me tell you, that’s lot a driving! Unsurprisingly, when […]

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10 Reasons We Fell in Love with Geraldton, Western Australia

10 Reasons We Fell in Love with Geraldton, Western Australia

Sometimes in life you just stumble upon those destinations that, quite out of the blue, quite surprisingly, absolutely delight you! Yes you’ve heard a bit about them, read a bit about them, but nothing to suggest you were going to find the place anything special. But then you get there and something clicks, this place […]

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Top 10 Free Things to do in Port Hedland, Western Australia

Top 10 Free Things to do in Port Hedland, Western Australia

Known for its huge iron ore industry, Port Hedland in Western Australia isn’t necessarily the first town you think of when visiting Australia! Gritty, remote and industrial, it’s certainly not Sydney’s Bondi Beach or Cairn’s Great Barrier Reef. Yet somehow Port Hedland does have a strange charm all of its own. Not least because of […]

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The 10 Day Trips from Perth You Can’t Miss

The 10 Day Trips from Perth You Can’t Miss

Time is such a bizarre thing isn’t it! It literally feels like we just entered Western Australia, yet as I sit down to write this post, I’m shocked to discover it’s actually almost a year since we stepped across the border from the Northern Territory as part of 4wd Budget Road Trip Around Australia! A […]

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How to Save Money on Gas During a Road Trip

By on August 19, 2017 in Money Savers, Road Trip, Top 10's, Travel Tips with 2 Comments
How to Save Money on Gas During a Road Trip

Who doesn’t love a good road trip? That wonderful feeling of driving along the highway with the wind blowing on your face and the radio blaring some great tunes really is hard to beat. Plus, traveling by car is the best option when it comes to having the most freedom. Just within the US alone […]

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