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Tournament of Wonders: One Thing to Rule Them All

Tournament of Wonders: One Thing to Rule Them All

Steve English July 11, 2014 0

The first-ever Tournament of Wonders wraps up this Sunday starting at noon EST, when Australia’s Great Barrier Reef faces off against Ecuador’s Galápagos Islands in the championship match. Once the matchup is live, book

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The Camel Cup: Happy “Hump” Day!

The Camel Cup: Happy “Hump” Day!

Louise Miller July 10, 2014 0

This weekend is Australia's Camel Cup, a race where camels replace horses and spectators... well, laugh. Learn more about this bizarre spectacle on the Looptail now

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Pics of the Week: Deserts

Pics of the Week: Deserts

G Adventures July 4, 2014 0

A desert is defined as an area that receives little precipitation. And although the first image that springs to mind is usually a vast, hot sea of sand, the Arctic and Antarctica are home

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Street Art Gallery #1

Street Art Gallery #1

Sacha Mlynek May 26, 2014 1

Take a tour around the world to survey the best street art we've seen yet. Better look quickly - you never know how long it will last

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Aussie, Aussie, Aussie! All day long

Aussie, Aussie, Aussie! All day long

Steve English January 24, 2014 0

Ah, Australia Day – 24-hour celebration of all things true-blue, roo, brew, and barbeque. Held annually on January 26 (or the next available Monday), Australia’s national day-off is a time for its citizens to

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Visual Adventure: The Australian Outback

Visual Adventure: The Australian Outback

Greg Snell November 27, 2013 0

Over two weeks and covering some 3500km, I travelled the spine of the Australian continent. It was an incredible journey and one that I am hoping is reflected in the photos below. I hope you

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Top Adventures in Australia: From Bushwalking to Scuba Diving

Top Adventures in Australia: From Bushwalking to Scuba Diving

Nellie Huang November 8, 2013 3

The land Down Under is packed with unique landscapes and spectacular terrain found nowhere else in the world. Only 10% of the country is inhabited by humans — the rest is pure wilderness. I’ve

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Top Five Destinations in South Australia

Top Five Destinations in South Australia

Chris Richardson November 7, 2013 2

Planning to visit Australia in the near future? Then you’ve probably lined up a trip along the east coast of the country – maybe starting in Melbourne before stopping in Sydney and heading north

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Kakadu National Park: A Treasure of Australia

Kakadu National Park: A Treasure of Australia

Gary Arndt November 6, 2013 0

Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory is one of my favorite places in Australia. It is one of the most significant parks in Australia, not only for wildlife (birds, crocodiles, kangaroos) but also

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Questing through Queensland, Australia

Questing through Queensland, Australia

Peter West Carey November 5, 2013 0

I am excited to have the hustle and bustle of Brisbane, Australia behind me as I cruise steadily south toward the plethora of National Parks awaiting any traveler with a little time and a

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