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2 Days in Melbourne Budget Itinerary

Melbourne is the culture capital of Australia.  It can often be difficult to decide what to do with yourself when your have limited time in a world renowned city.  Well, never fear, follow this 2 days in Melbourne budget itinerary to make the most of your short stay. Spending two days in a city can […]

GIVEAWAY – Win a Copy of Nomadic Matt’s Book!

Well, The TRVL Blog blog has finally turned 1 and I thought I would celebrate by organising another giveaway! Nomadic Matt’s ‘How to Travel the World on $50 a Day’ Book Giveaway!! OK, so I’ve organised a great little giveaway prize draw for you. By entering, you will have the chance to win a copy of […]

Claiming Back Your Tax and Superannuation When Leaving Australia

Claiming back your tax and superannuation when leaving Australia may not be the most exciting of jobs, but it can be easily done.  Follow this guide and you will avoid paying something to do something which you can easily do by yourself. You’ve had the time of your life in Australia.  You’ve seen and done […]

Best Cheap Eats in Melbourne

Living in Melbourne, while on a budget can be difficult when there’s so many delicious food to tuck into! I’ve devised a list of the best cheap eats in Melbourne, so you can eat great and save that cash. When it come to cheap eats, you can dig out some gems in Melbourne.  Living in […]

Should You Ride an Elephant in Thailand?

Elephant tourism is huge.  Without prior knowledge or research it may be difficult to know, should you really ride an elephant in Thailand? Feel free to share your views and spark a conversation in the comments section below the article. Prior to my trip to Thailand, it was impossible to scroll through my social media […]

10 Travel Tips For Couples

Essential Travel Tips For Couples.  Compiled From Personal Experience. Feel free to share your experiences and travel tips, for couples and individuals in the comments section. You’re heading on a trip you’ve been looking forward to for months, even years.  You’ve slaved away at a job you don’t particularly enjoy, all to fund these travels in […]

Banking While Travelling Guide

This complete guide to banking while travelling will make certain you save money while abroad.  Avoid paying those unnecessary bank fees and take control of your money and spending. Banking may not be first on your mind while you’re planning or partaking on the trip of a lifetime.  However, following these simple tips will save […]

Discovering Watsons Bay, Sydney

Looking for a budget day out in Sydney? Wanting to relax on a beach that isn’t packed with people, like the majority in the eastern suburbs? Don’t fret, here’s why you should head to Watsons Bay. What Is Watsons Bay? Watsons Bay is actually a suburb in eastern Sydney, located just North of Bondi.  Home […]

An Insider’s Guide to Melbourne

Why Melbourne? You might be asking, why Melbourne? Out of all the places in Australia, why would you pick Melbourne? Melbourne has something unique to offer.  The kind of vibe you only get in a city like this one.  A combination of features which make up this city are; the edgy street art scattered across […]

10 Best Photo Spots in Melbourne

Not by any stretch of the imagination, would I say I am the greatest photographer in the world.  I wouldn’t even go as far as saying I’m a good photographer.  Nonetheless, I love taking pictures on my travels and improving my photography as I go along.  Of course, it certainly helps to take a stunning […]