Are You a Smart Traveller?
Australians are travelling overseas in escalating numbers.
Regardless of your destination proper planning and staying in good health will help you have a comfortable and memorable trip. This is quite important because when you are travelling abroad, you leave Australia's support systems and emergency facilities behind and although the Australian Government does whatever they can to help Australians in case of any emergency while travelling overseas, yet there are practical and legal limits to what could be done. So whether you are up for South America Tour or holidays In Sri Lanka you should consider some very important points.
Here are few things you should consider before travelling overseas-
THE BENELUX BONANZA
The journey I was about to undertake would not only in geographical terms span vast distances over land and sea......it was an odyssey which would cover a period of over four hundred years and one in which I would try to establish a "connection" with my ancestors.
I had attempted to obtain tickets for the Palace on Wheels (POW) from a specialist rail tour company in the United States, only to be informed that the ticket allocation has been exhausted on the date we wanted to travel. I incidentally mentioned this to Andre as part of a broaderPeter Bermingham