Travel Inspiration


Rose in Singapore and the Maldives

I recently spent a few nights in Singapore followed by a week in the Maldives for my honeymoon!

Mon is charmed by Iceland in Autumn

In September I travelled to the amazing destination of Iceland with Collette Tours.

Sean’s Tailored Tour of the ‘Golden Triangle’ – India

India has long been a destination I’ve craved to go. Shrouded in mystery and mysticism, it is a place where I’ve always believed people go to discover something. It certainly did not disappoint.

Kayla in New Zealand

New Zealand is a perfect destination for all ages, there is plenty to do for adrenaline junkies, self-drive explorers, trekkers, or for people who just want to relax and enjoy the scenery.

The Kimberley: 4 Reasons to add this incredible destination to your list!

The Kimberleys evokes images of gorgeous green waves lapping against dramatic red cliff faces, vast expanses of desert, landscapes lifted out of a sci-fi film, and the oldest continuous culture on earth. Continue reading to gain a snapshot of what you can expect when you undertake this incredible journey!

Your 2019 Travel Bucket List

Our staff spend many wonderful weeks every year travelling. When we aren’t booking your holidays or travelling ourselves, we are thinking about travelling! So if you are stuck for ideas on where to go in 2019, keep reading for some beautiful travel inspiration!

5 things to know about an AJT escorted tour

RELAX – simply pack your bags for a true holiday experience as you leave all the organisation and planning to us. Escorted touring is the ultimate stress free way to travel. Enjoy your experience with a group of like-minded travellers and get the most out of your holiday without the worry of getting there.

Expedition Cruising – Frequently Asked Questions

Expedition Cruising has grown in popularity over the past few years, with many more cruise lines coming out with amazing itineraries, cabin styles and inclusions to suit every type of traveller across a broad range of interests. We are often asked what ‘expedition cruising’ means, so we want to tackle the most frequently asked questions here!

Rocky Mountaineer | Life Onboard with Marcus

Marcus MacDougall has been lucky enough to experience the Rocky Mountaineer twice! With Canada & Alaska looking to be popular for the 2019 season, we wanted to know more about the benefits of adding the Rocky Mountaineer to your Canada & Alaska itinerary.

Antarctica: the final frontier

Ask any traveller with a fondness for adventure, and Antarctica will be on their bucket list. The draw to Antarctica comes down to the environment – cold, isolated, and absolutely beautiful. There is no culture, no people, so preconceptions are near impossible. With such versatile conditions, expanses of unexplored terrain, and so few visitors, you can be sure that no one will ever have the same experience as you.

Sri Lanka

The Pearl of the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is the tear drop shaped island located off the south coast of India – a fantastic tropical getaway for any type of traveller. With all that is on offer on this small island, Sri Lanka is becoming more popular as a destination for Australian travellers.


Ireland provides an awe inspiring backdrop for all sorts of holidays. With gentle walking tracks, adventure activities, rich history and vibrant culture, we have compiled just some of our favourite areas for you to explore.

Copenhagen & Zealand

Copenhagen is nestled on the east coast of Zealand, Denmark, and is consistently nominated as best city in the world for livability and sustainability. A must-see of the Nordic region, Copenhagen is seriously cool. Discover what Copenhagen and the rest of Zealand have to offer!


Norway is a country of stunning landscapes, rich history and unique experiences. Part of Scandinavia, Norway is perfect as a standalone destination, or can be combined with trips to Sweden, Denmark, or anywhere else in Europe. This is by no means an exhaustive list of where you can visit on your trip to Norway, but here a few suggestions to get you started!

Thinking of a cruise? Here are 5 things you should know!

The question “Is a cruise for you?” might seem like a silly one. After all cruising offers such as the exotic destinations, incredible dining options and only unpacking the once  – what’s not to love? The next question then would be WHICH cruise is for you? We compiled a list of our frequently asked questions to give you a head start.

Iceland: 6 reasons to love the Land of Fire & Ice

There is so much more to Iceland than you could ever imagine. Visions of snow blanketed landscapes, Viking history, the Blue Lagoon, and glacial lakes fill our imaginations – but the reality is even more spectacular.  Iceland’s tourism boom is in full swing and it’s easy to see why. Iceland is the perfect destination for those who are looking for the unexpected. Something out of the ordinary.

Travelling in Retirement

As we get older and wiser, our idea of the perfect holiday changes. We must start thinking a little bit differently about our needs, desires and the way in which we travel. Read on to find out our top tips for travelling in retirement.

Back Roads of Japan

The back roads and mountain trails of Japan are a stark contrast to the bustling cities of Tokyo, Nagano and Kyoto. Walk these paths and feel as though you have gone back in time. Here are a few areas that are worth checking out while you’re in the south!

San Sebastian

Australian travellers often overlook Spain’s Basque Country. While we explore the treasures of the south, Europeans flock north to the Atlantic Coast. With a unique culture, language, landscape, history and culinary scene to the rest of Spain, it is no wonder.

4 reasons we love exploring Britain by Rail

Travelling Britain by train evokes romantic images of lush green countryside, quaint villages, and pulling into the grand architecture of historic railway stations.

Our top 5 travel experiences – 2018

Wondering which destinations are shaping up to be the best for 2018? Or are you simply after something a little different, perhaps off the beaten track? Read about what some of our experienced travel consultants think!