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Woman wheels a suitcase towards a waiting cruise ship

22 Jul 2020 16:08

Cruise bookings still in demand as overseas travel to and from Australia falls

Written by Eliza Buglar

Carnival Corporation announces that cruise bookings for 2021 are still in demand as the ABS reveals that overseas travel to and from Australia has fallen.

16 Jun 2020 14:28

What if you could ride a 1,000 km/h train?

Written by Renee Olsson

We crunched the numbers to discover how a 1,000km/h (621.37mph) high-speed train may cut down future travel times

12 Feb 2020 11:24

1 in 3 Australians with pre-existing medical conditions experience disruptions to their holiday

Written by Claire Rosenberg

Nearly a fifth (17%) of those with a pre-existing condition don’t take out travel insurance whatsoever when they holiday overseas, potentially leaving themselves without a financial safety net should anything go awry.

5 Feb 2020 07:31

58% of young adults drew from the ‘bank of mum and dad’ when travelling – and most don’t repay their parents in full

Written by Hannah Twiggs

New research has revealed that parents are helping to fund overseas leisure, work trips and even study ventures for their children.

18 Nov 2019 15:24

Hip-pocket hangover: Common accidents, illnesses and fees affecting schoolies

Written by Hannah Twiggs

Every year, over 80,0001 Australian high school students have celebrated their graduation with a week-long party at the end of November making ‘Schoolies Week’ one of the most significant youth events in the social calendar.However, this ‘rite of passage’ for...

Passport, travel insurance certificate, credit card, phone and keys scattered on a desk

8 Nov 2019 11:28

Australians still travelling without insurance because of medical conditions

Written by Eliza Buglar

People with medical conditions are still travelling without insurance. Find out how Compare the Market can help you find travel insurance for pre-existing conditions.

travel vaccination certificates lying on a map

11 Oct 2019 16:08

The cost of a foreign illness vs a travel vaccination

Written by James McCay

Aussies love to travel, which brings us into contact with foreign illnesses. Learn about recommended travel vaccinations for popular overseas destinations.

A 4WD on dirt track in Australian Outback

26 Sep 2019 13:26

7 Outback Queensland road trip destinations you have to see

Written by James McCay

Planning an Outback Queensland road trip to explore Queensland's hidden gems? Check out our list of top Outback Queensland destinations ways to get there.

A vineyard in Barossa Valley

26 Sep 2019 12:04

Our top five picks for cheap honeymoon destinations

Written by Eliza Buglar

Discover five great, cheap honeymoon destinations, and what makes each location special, what activities are on offer, and where you can stay.

3 Sep 2019 11:09

A flight attendant addresses 8 common flying myths

Written by Megan Birot

It's hard to discern fables from facts when it comes to air travel. So, we asked a flight attendant to debunk or confirm eight common myths about flying. Hint: the results may surprise you!