PommieTravels

Victoria stands out from the UK travel blogger crowd with her full on multi-media approach. Alongside her writing at PommieTravels, we absolutely love her Instagram and YouTube channel - a must for any travel lover.

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21st September 2021 by PommieTravels

Exploring the Greek Islands: The best nightlife hotspots

Greece is an ever-popular travel destination having welcomed over six million tourists in 2021 so far. More than just its ancient heritage, delicious cuisine, and friendly locals, Greece is also famous for its lively nightlife. And, while Athens and Delphi are prime destinations for partygoers, the islands off the mainland (like Mykonos, Ios, and Skiathos) also offer an endless stream of clubs and bars and an unmissable night time experience....

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25th August 2021 by PommieTravels

4 perfect days in Lanzarote: Itinerary & things to do

Lanzarote is an island that makes you feel like you’ve landed on the surface of Mars. It’s incredibly unique, and the closest experience I could liken it to is my trip to Santorini. There’s something I really love about volcanic landscapes – they’re so dramatic and different to anything you’d typically see while traveling.  Part of the Canary Islands, Lanzarote has always been a popular destination for British tourists due to its warm climate and year-round sunshine. Most...

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18th August 2021 by PommieTravels

The Best Beaches in Aruba

If you’re looking for a tropical vacation and want to plan a getaway to the Carribean, the Island of Aruba is an excellent choice. As typical for the Caribbean, the island boasts plenty of palm trees, turquoise blue waters and white sandy beaches where you can relax and unwind. There are of course other things to do here, such as visiting the colorful capital of Oranjestad and exploring the arid cact-filled landscape of Arikok National Park, but most visitors come simply for the impressive...

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14th July 2021 by PommieTravels

What to eat when in Istanbul?

Istanbul is the largest city of Turkey and the world’s fifth-largest city, receiving many tourists’ attention. The old Constantinople and modern-day turkey host a fusion of ancient and modern history, cultures, and civilizations. It is also known to be the trade hub of Turkey and is often nicked as the City Of World’s Desire. And Istanbul is truly living up to the nickname given to it....

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6th July 2021 by PommieTravels

Five must-see sights in Rio De Janeiro

The Brazilian city of Rio De Janeiro is known as “party city” all over the world, and yet far too few of us ever travel there to partake in the party. We know it as a city of art and culture – famed across the globe for its statue of Christ the Redeemer – and yet we observe it from a distance. If you’ve never been to Rio, it’s probably about time you did something about that. You can get to know it a little from photos and videos, but nothing compares to being there to see it with...

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25th June 2021 by PommieTravels

Top sports events to watch while visiting Australia

Like all great nations, Australia has a distinctive sports culture. For travelers coming from North America, this is especially true – basketball has a decent following Down Under, but baseball and ice hockey? They’re non-existent. In their place, rugby and Aussie Rules Football have massive followings. If you’ve ever watched these matches on TV, you’ll know they deliver non-stop action. But as exciting as that is, they’re even better in-person....

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2nd June 2021 by PommieTravels

A travel guide to Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Located in the northern Pacific region of Costa Rica, Guanacaste encapsulates the life-affirming notions of spiritual nourishment, peace, and harmony. That is what draws millions of visitors to this destination every year. The place is vast and includes the famous Gold coast, which is some 400 miles of the coastline where prime beaches are drawing suffers from worldwide. There are also other remote beaches at Nicoya Peninsular, ideal for travelers who seek tranquility and relaxation....

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5th May 2021 by PommieTravels

5 awesome things you must do when in Bali

When it comes to the best travel destinations in the world, Bali is on the top 10 list without a doubt. It has been the go-to place for a lot of tourists in the world who are looking for stunning beaches, rich culture, and the perfect getaway. While it is a wanderlust for tourists, the endless options for fun can leave one confused regarding what to do when in Bali. To make sure that you have your priorities set in the right order, I am going to highlight some of the best things that you must...

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22nd April 2021 by PommieTravels

UK Travelers: Time for a road trip in France

It is well-known, British citizens love to cross “la Manche” and head to France for a few days off. Now that we will soon be able to travel more freely, it is obvious that many of them will get in their car and head down for a change of scenery. But everybody can enjoy a road trip in Northern France, no matter where you are from. Here is our suggestion for a great time....

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13th April 2021 by PommieTravels

The road less travelled: Must-have adventures in Tennessee

If you wish to take the road less traveled, Tennessee will take you far from the maddening crowd. You can feast your eyes on postcard-perfect scenery and explore natural playgrounds for thrilling escapades and adventures. It is the ultimate US state to experience the unfiltered and unadulterated beauty of the great outdoors....

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1st April 2021 by PommieTravels

10 things to do in Bangkok

With heavy traffic, huge high-rise buildings and oppressive humidity, it can take a while to adjust to life in Bangkok. Thailand’s capital is a big, chaotic city, but don’t let this put you off. As you explore further you’ll find opulent palaces, colourful markets and all kinds of nightlife. When I visited Thailand for the first time, my friend told me I shouldn’t spend any time in Bangkok on my way to Koh Samui. “There’s not really much to do there but shopping and it’s dirty”...

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17th March 2021 by PommieTravels

A guide to the Wye Valley

The Wye Valley starts in Hereford and then makes its way down through the country of Herefordshire then into Gloucestershire, before finishing in the Welsh town of Chepstow in the county of Monmouthshire. It is a popular place to visit thanks to its unparalleled beauty, which changes with the seasons throughout the year, meaning that each time you visit the area it looks and feels different. ...