Posts Tagged ‘ Victoria ’

Saturday snippets: 30th of June 2018

Jun 30th, 2018 | By

Supersonic flight, hotel booking systems and getting insurance if you have a health problem are some of the things that caught Adrian’s eye this week.



The penguin parade

Jan 5th, 2014 | By

Visitors to the Australian state of Victoria are often drawn to the penguins on Philip Island which is to be found just an hour and a half from Melbourne, the state capital.



The ski season begins

Jun 2nd, 2013 | By

As we bask in some welcome sunshine after a long winter and unseasonably low temperatures, for those ski affecionados it isn’t time to pack their kit away, it’s time to look elsewhere.
Resorts in the Australian state of Victoria and the south island of New Zealand are two places to which skiers will be casting glances.



Valiant Vancouver Island: part two

Jun 5th, 2012 | By

Blackberries, seals, and Nanaimo bars – you’ll find them all while cycling around Vancouver Island, writes Irene Middleman Thomas



The Wizard of Oz

May 23rd, 2010 | By

Australia is known for more than just its famous exports: Fosters, XXXX and Neighbours. CD-Traveller gives you an overview of the land down under



Lose Yourself in Melbourne

Oct 1st, 2009 | By

Being brought up in Sydney , Australia means that I have some antipathy towards Melbourne. But even then, the current advertising slogan being used to attract people to Melbourne seems pretty uninspired if not downright daft.