Destinations

Horse-riding on Rainbow Beach

Photo Story: Horse-Riding on Rainbow Beach

Riding a horse down the beach means freedom to me in wild, beautiful scenery. It’s the perfect mother-daughter adventure, with extra brownie points for mums if your daughter

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Things to do in Honiara, Solomon Islands

10 Things to Do In and Around Honiara

When you visit the Solomon Islands you’ll probably arrive in the capital of Honiara. Honiara isn’t a tourist

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Missionary in the Solomon Islands

A day in the Life of a Modern Day Missionary

Few people are true adventurers. True adventure travellers don’t seek manmade thrills like skydiving or jetskiing, yet

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Things to do in Rainbow Beach part 1

Top 10 Things to do in Rainbow Beach

Less is more in Rainbow Beach, a little seaside town which is less developed, less flashy and less crowded

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Sofitel Hua Hin

So Sofitel Hua Hin: Luxury Meets Fun Thai Style

A massive set of marble steps lead to the open air lobby past Spot the cheetah, one of numerous animal statues that

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Unesco listed Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang: 11 Reasons You’ll Dream of it Forever

It’s dangerous returning somewhere you loved the first time around; the destination might have been spoilt or just

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Bangkok luxury hotel sofitel sukhumvit

One Night of Luxury in Bangkok at Sofitel Sukhumvit

With a massive centrepiece of purple orchids and art from France, the lobby is a Thai-French blend that

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Tenaru Falls, Honiara, Solomon Islands

Tenaru Falls: a Solomon Islands Adventure

Why are waterfalls so appealing? Is it the sheer power of the water cascading over a cliff edge? The

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Rainbow Beach camping at Inskip

Camping Made Easy at Rainbow Beach

Camping is a hassle. I get that. There’s no doubt that the time and effort involved stops our family from

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Solomon Islands World War 2

World War 2 Tour in the Solomon Islands

In some ways it seems that little has changed in the sleepy Solomon Islands since 1942 when the US

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Day Trip to Savo Island in the Solomons

Day Trip to Savo Island in the Solomons

Shrouded in low cloud, Savo Island floats on the ocean like a land that time forgot. Our boat looks like a bath toy

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Thumbnail image for Sunshine Coast Staycation: Rumba Beach Resort in Caloundra, Part 2

Sunshine Coast Staycation: Rumba Beach Resort in Caloundra, Part 2

Sunday As training for the half marathon fundraiser in Luang Prabang I was supposed

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Sunshine Coast Staycation Rumba Resort Caloundra

Sunshine Coast Staycation: Rumba Beach Resort in Caloundra, Part 1

Staycations are increaasingly popular. Not only do we have less time for overseas vacations but, if you live in Brisbane

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Shell Money Festival

Shell Money Festival in the Solomon Islands

The people of Malaita Island have long been the most feared tribe in the Solomon Islands. Distrusting of strangers

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Solomon Islands: Things to Know

The Solomon Islands: 10 Things You Should Know

You’ve probably heard of the Solomon Islands but might not be sure what they’re like, who lives there or even where

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Author: Annabel Candy