Lisa Owen

Bosnia and Herzegovina is one of those countries I immediately fell in love with. The Old Town streets were easy to wander, the mountain roads were full of picturesque views, and I couldn’t get enough of Bosnian coffee and hearty traditional meals.

If you’re thinking of planning a trip to the city of lights, but are concerned about encountering a language barrier in Paris, don’t be! 

Sally Watson

Surreally magnetic – these words best describe Iguazú Falls. Here, it’s evident I’ve found myself in one of the world’s most sacred spaces, a place on the map to truly revere.

Samuel Turner

During your time abroad you’re bound to end up either in an airport, eating away time at a bus terminal or laying in a hammock. For any occasion on the road, a good book is crucial.

Lisa Owen

Aswan is Egypt’s southernmost city and has a prime position on the River Nile. While there’s not much to see in Aswan itself, it serves as a base to explore some of Egypt’s key sights.

Casey Hawkins

If you want to play with the locals, wander down to one of Japan’s inner-city parks or playgrounds. There’s everything from reflexology tracks, fake train stations and koala shaped pedalos.

Lisa Owen

The Ukrainian capital of Kiev is unlike a city I’ve ever seen before. It’s a mix of styles with its Soviet concrete centre contrasting with colourful Baroque churches and cobblestoned streets.

Pia Marsh

Let me start by making it overwhelmingly clear – I am obsessed with Tel Aviv. The balmy weather, the pristine beaches, the hummus and the undeniably hip Tel Avivians – it is practically faultless in my mind.


Proposing overseas can make for a romantic and unforgettable experience. To ensure everything goes to plan it is important to take precautions to get the ring safely through airport security and still obtain the element of surprise. 

Casey Hawkins

Summer is officially over in Japan, but the warm air still lingers in the southern coastal region, one-hour south of Tokyo.