Overland Travel Blogs
26Jun 2017
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5 reasons to spend Christmas on a tropical island

Looking for a different way to celebrate (or avoid!) Christmas this year – what about Christmas on a Thai island? Here’s 5 reasons why that’s the best idea you’ve heard all day! read more

Koh Samui sunset
14Oct 2016
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Why North America should be on your Overland Tour wish list

Think of overlanding and North America might not be the first place you think of. But the “Lower 48”, Alaska and Canada have plenty to offer in terms of off-the-beaten track adventures, spectacular scenery, unique wildlife, fascinating cultures and more! read more

North America's wild beauty
2Aug 2016
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New 7 Wonders – destinations on the overland trail

Can you name the 7 wonders of the Ancient World?  While you may be able to name them, unfortunately fire, earthquakes and general pillaging have taken their toll on these ancient relics, and only one remains in recognisable form today: the Pyramids of Giza in Egypt. Fortunately, there is now a new list of 7 Wonders!  And the great news… read more

Beautiful Rio de Janeiro
11Jul 2016
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Top 5 Planned & Unique Capital Cities

As an Australian, I am no stranger to a planned (invented?) capital city – Australia’s capital, Canberra, was designed and built in the 1920s as Sydney and Melbourne couldn’t decide between them which city should be the capital. But Canberra is just one of many planned capital cities around the world; here are our top… read more

Uppatasanti (Peace) Pagoda, Naypyidaw
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“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the things you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." 
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5 reasons to spend Christmas on a tropical island

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Life changing travel: lessons learned from a career break

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