For a family beach getaway, only minutes from downtown Hobart, this is the perfect place to base for a family holiday in Tasmania. Self-contained units provide the space and opportunity to spread out or come together.
While most Sydneysiders know about Cockatoo Island, few have ever visited, let alone stayed overnight. I was one of those people. I’d been by countless times on the Rivercat (ferry), gazing up to the heritage buildings, wondering about the history and the secrets from long ago. But I’d never set foot on Cockatoo Island. So, when the opportunity came along to go glamping on Cockatoo Island, I jumped at it.
I’ve travelled for years and I’m always curious what people take in their carry-on. So, here’s mine: What is always packed in my carry-on.
To say Kangaroo Island is exceptional would be an understatement. It’s one of Australia’s hidden gems, although it is gaining a lot more notoriety due to their award-winning restaurants, lodges and produce. We spent three amazing days on KI and it’s a place that has lodged a place deep in my heart. It has character, charm not to mention scenery that will blow your mind. And, as I said to Rich, I’ve not seen so much Australian wildlife in one concentrated area – in my life. If this place isn’t on your Australian Itinerary, you need to add it. Seriously.
Some recommended inspiring travel books to get your (travel) juices flowing! I’ve had my head in some of these books a few times now, always finding something new in them. I’ve picked the best of what I’ve read and they all come recommended.
When road tripping, there is nothing better than an engaging audiobook. Here are some great books that have kept us entertained for hours.