Viewpoint Hikes

COME SEE Areopagus Hill, Athens. Greece.

COME SEE Areopagus Hill, Athens. Greece.

Areopagus Hill: THE GUIDE REIGON: Athens ACCESSIBILITY: By taxi or private vehicle to the nearest road then walk. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Sunset. LOCATION: 11 minutes by car from Syntagma Square |8 minute walk from Monastiraki Square Location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 10 minutes […]

COME SEE Mount Lycabettus, Athens. Greece.

COME SEE Mount Lycabettus, Athens. Greece.

Mount Lycabettus: THE GUIDE REIGON: Athens ACCESSIBILITY: By taxi or private vehicle to stairs then walk or walk entirely BEST TIME TO VISIT: Sunset or sunrise, whatever tickles your fancy LOCATION: 15 minutes by car from Syntagma Square | Location on Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: […]

COME SEE The Acropolis, Athens. Greece.

COME SEE The Acropolis, Athens. Greece.

Acropolis of Athens: THE GUIDE REGION: Athens ACCESSIBILITY: By metro or taxi to the entrance and then by foot only. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Open 8am-8pm everyday, but go early especially in summer. LOCATION: 8min drive or 20min walk from Syntagma Square | Open in […]

COME SEE The Tomaree Head Summit Walk, Hunter. Australia.

COME SEE The Tomaree Head Summit Walk, Hunter. Australia.

TOMAREE HEAD SUMMIT WALK: THE GUIDE REGION: Hunter Region ACCESSIBILITY: Private car, limited access via public transport. BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer (Dec-Feb)| Temps average 17-28 Celcius. LOCATION: 2:49mins from Sydney CBD | 1:05mins from Wollongong | Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 2.2km return […]

COME SEE Mt Tapyas, Coron. Philippines.

COME SEE Mt Tapyas, Coron. Philippines.

MT TAPYAS: THE GUIDE REGION: Palawan Province ACCESSIBILITY: Via hired scooter or local tricycle ride BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (Oct – Feb) | temp ranging from around 21 – 32 degrees LOCATION: Open in Google Maps WALKING DISTANCE: 20 – 30 mins depending how fit […]

6 Adventurous things to do In Palawan, Philippines.

6 Adventurous things to do In Palawan, Philippines.

Palawan is made for water lovers with approximately 1,780 islands. There’s no wonder that the main activities undertaken here are day tours to the closest and most accessible areas. We did our fare share of day-trips during our short stay but Palawan has so much […]

11 incredible experiences that will make you want to pack up and move to the Romblon Province, Philippines

11 incredible experiences that will make you want to pack up and move to the Romblon Province, Philippines

Getting here can be a challenge but once arrived, you’ll be rewarded 10 times over by the fact that the land is still largely untouched by tourism so you’ll get an authentic Philippine experience. You’ll meet friendly locals, swim beneath crisp waterfalls, take day trips […]

COME SEE Aglicay Beach And Viewpoint, Tablas. Philippines.

COME SEE Aglicay Beach And Viewpoint, Tablas. Philippines.

AGLICAY BEACH AND VIEWPOINT: THE GUIDE REGION: Tablas Island ACCESSIBILITY: Open to the public with day pass or stay at the resort | arrive by hired bike or scooter BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (Oct – Feb) | temp ranging from around […]

8 Places To Explore In Pai, Thailand.

8 Places To Explore In Pai, Thailand.

Set far up north amongst the hills of Chiang Mai, near the border of Myanmar, is a small bohemian province by the name of Pai. Speak to any local or expat about Pai and they’ll either tell you it’s a must-visit or its boring as […]

COME SEE The Big White Buddha, Pai.

COME SEE The Big White Buddha, Pai.

THE BIG WHITE BUDDHA: THE GUIDE LOCAL NAME: What Phra That Mae Yen REGION: Mae Hong Son Province ACCESSIBILITY: Open 24 hrs, arrive by hired bike or scooter | Songthaew (local taxi ute) BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (end Nov -Feb) for […]

COME SEE Pai Land Split, Pai. Thailand.

COME SEE Pai Land Split, Pai. Thailand.

PAI LAND SPLIT: THE GUIDE REGION: Mae Hong Son Province ACCESSIBILITY: Open 9am-5pm 7 Days. Arrive by private scooter. BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (end Nov -Feb). From midday to early afternoon. LOCATION: 3 hours from Chiang Mai | 11 minutes from […]

COME SEE The Buddha Bamboo Bridge, Pai. Thailand.

COME SEE The Buddha Bamboo Bridge, Pai. Thailand.

BUDDHA BAMBOO BRIDGE: THE GUIDE REGION: Mae Hong Son Province ACCESSIBILITY: Open 24 hrs, arrive by private scooter BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (end Nov -Feb). Early in the morning or sunset? LOCATION: 3 hours from Chiang Mai | 25 mins from […]

COME SEE Pai Canyon, Pai. Thailand.

COME SEE Pai Canyon, Pai. Thailand.

PAI CANYON: THE GUIDE LOCAL NAME: KONG LAN REGION: Mae Hong Son Province ACCESSIBILITY: Open 24 hrs, arrive by private scooter or hire a Songthaew BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the cool season (end Nov -Feb). Early in the morning or at sunset LOCATION: 3 […]

Come See Tegallalang Rice Terrace, Bali. Indonesia.

Come See Tegallalang Rice Terrace, Bali. Indonesia.

TEGALLALANG RICE TERRACE: THE GUIDE REGION: Kabupaten Gianyar ACCESSIBILITY: Open all year round | 6am to 6pm daily BEST TIME TO VISIT: Dry season | March – September LOCATION: 20 min drive from Ubud | 1.15 hrs drive from Canggu | Open in Google maps […]

COME SEE Campuhan Ridge Walk, Bali. Indonesia.

COME SEE Campuhan Ridge Walk, Bali. Indonesia.

CAMPUHAN RIDGE: THE GUIDE LOCAL NAME: Bukit Cinta Ubud or Tjampuhan’s Sacred Hills REGION: Gianyar, Bali. ACCESSIBILITY: Open 24 hours. BEST TIME TO VISIT: In the morning, the earlier the better. LOCATION: 5 mins from Ubud | 1 hr from Canggu | 1 hr from […]

COME SEE Gunlom Falls Infinity Pool, Kakadu. Australia.

COME SEE Gunlom Falls Infinity Pool, Kakadu. Australia.

GUNLOM: THE GUIDE REGION: Mary River Region ACCESSIBILITY: 2WD access in the dry season, 4WD during some of the wet season | Check the Kakadu Acess report here BEST TIME TO VISIT: June-August is the coolest. Hike is best taken in the early morning or […]

COME SEE Ubirr Rock & Lookout, Kakadu. Australia.

COME SEE Ubirr Rock & Lookout, Kakadu. Australia.

UBIRR ROCK & LOOKOUT: THE GUIDE REGION: East Alligator, Kakadu National Park ACCESSIBILITY: Open all year round, accessible by all vehicles most of the year. If the road floods during wet season you can reach Ubirr via a Magela boat cruise. BEST TIME TO VISIT: […]

COME SEE Innes National Park, Yorke Peninsula. Australia.

COME SEE Innes National Park, Yorke Peninsula. Australia.

As told by Zade Grilloni Whenever I open maps on my phone and see a national park I haven’t explored yet a little part of me whispers, ‘just get in the car and drive”. I’ve found it’s been the best way to not only soothe […]

COME SEE Blowhole Beach, Fleurieu Peninsula. Australia.

COME SEE Blowhole Beach, Fleurieu Peninsula. Australia.

As told by Jackie Te-Aroha. The names given to Australian landmarks are usually derived from their characteristics. Places like the Blue or Snowy Mountains in NSW, Crocodile Creek in QLD or Wave Rock in Western Australia. So when I heard the name Blowhole Beach I […]

COME SEE ‘The Bluff’ Encounter Bay, Fleurieu Peninsula. Australia.

COME SEE ‘The Bluff’ Encounter Bay, Fleurieu Peninsula. Australia.

As told by Jackie Te-Aroha. I’m about to tell you a little story so sit down, grab a glass of vino, recline your seat backs and enjoy. On the 27th of September 2016 I finished up my last day at a youth centre in South-West […]

COME SEE ‘The Hill’ Mt Osmond, Adelaide. Australia.

COME SEE ‘The Hill’ Mt Osmond, Adelaide. Australia.

As told by Jackie Te-Aroha   Have you ever been to a place stared out in amazement and thought to yourself I’m definitely coming back but next time I’m bringing friends? Yup, that’s exactly how I felt standing on this hill and it made me […]

COME SEE Gull Rock, Adelaide. Adelaide. Australia.

COME SEE Gull Rock, Adelaide. Adelaide. Australia.

As told by Jackie Te-Aroha. We pulled up at Jimmies located on the Esplanade at Aldinga, which we have been known to visit quite frequently when along this stretch of the coastline. We ordered the usual two pieces of fish (battered because unfortunately they don’t […]