Five reasons Kaikoura is a New Zealand ‘Must-do’!

Kaikoura is a pretty little coastal town two and a half hours north of Christchurch. There are plenty of pretty little coastal towns in New Zealand. What makes Kaikoura special? When you arrive in Kaikoura you’ll see huge mountains that frame the town. What you can’t see is that less than 2kms off the shoreline, […] The post Five reasons Kaikoura is a New Zealand ‘Must-do’! appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

6 ways to spend a day or two in Auckland

Famously known as the ‘City of Sails’, Auckland is a world full of joy! A city that caters for everybody: the adventurous, the beach bums, the arts and culture lovers, the foodies and even your inner child – there’s something for everyone. With plenty to see and do in this whimsical city, our local Stray […] The post 6 ways to spend a day or two in Auckland appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

6 ways you can help protect the Great Barrier Reef while travelling

We’re proud to be part of the Citizens of the Great Barrier Reef, whose aim is to protect and conserve reefs around the world including the Great Barrier Reef. As a Citizen, we’ve joined a global movement by collaboratively taking actions to positively impact the reef such as using reusable bottles and bags and promoting […] The post 6 ways you can help protect the Great Barrier Reef while travelling appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

What makes the Glacier Country Kayak Adventure so magical?

A unique kayak or stand up paddleboard adventure just minutes from the stunning Franz Josef Glacier. Feel the magic as you settle into your kayak, or hop on your SUP and smoothly glide across Lake Mapourika’s mysterious reflective waters and enjoy the spectacular views of the country.   Here’s 6 reasons we think you should […] The post What makes the Glacier Country Kayak Adventure so magical? appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

7 Reasons why the Hahei Explorer is the best way to see Cathedral Cove

Operating since 1992, the Hahei Explorer is a scenic boat trip like no other. You’ll cruise through the Hahei Marine Reserve and travel 14kms along the beautiful coastline. Unique, insightful and unforgettable this tour is not only perfect for snapping those Insta-worthy pics but also discovering the beauty of New Zealand from a different perspective. […] The post 7 Reasons why the Hahei Explorer is the best way to see Cathedral Cove appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

Heading to Australia? Good on ya mate! Let’s help them bounce back from the bushfires.

Witnessing the Australian bushfires in November and December 2019 was horrifying and it can be challenging to know what we can do to help and whether it’s safe to travel at the moment. The world has responded with an outpouring of grief, support and donations which has been truly heart-warming during this beyond-challenging time. The […] The post Heading to Australia? Good on ya mate! Let’s help them bounce back from the bushfires. appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

Thrills and Spills in Queenstown – Jet boating with KJet

Queenstown is a stunning little town in New Zealand’s South Island, located on beautiful Lake Wakatipu. But there’s nothing sleepy about this scenic lakeside town. Known for its seemingly endless adventure activities with numerous ways to explore the lake and waterways. I always wanted to experience Jet boating and had heard lots of great things […] The post Thrills and Spills in Queenstown – Jet boating with KJet appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

Stray in partnership with Kohutapu Lodge wins top award for Community Engagement

Stray and Kohutapu Lodge have won the Community Engagement Award at the 2019 Tourism Industry Association (TIA) Awards. The accolade recognises the work Stray and Kohutapu Lodge have done in the remote Central North Island community of Murupara. This work began in 2013, involving Stray, Kohutapu Lodge and Murupara Area School with a vision to […] The post Stray in partnership with Kohutapu Lodge wins top award for Community Engagement appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

Stray – The Adventure Travel Network

Hey, we’re Stray! We’re a travel company that likes to do things a little differently. We challenge the traditional concept of a “tour” and give adventurous travellers what they crave – freedom, fun, adventure, the opportunity to give back, and the flexibility to travel at their own pace. That’s why we created the Stray Adventure […] The post Stray – The Adventure Travel Network appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

7 top money saving tips in New Zealand

New Zealand is often considered by tourists to be an expensive place to travel around. I thought this was the case before coming too, especially as I had lived in Australia and heard lots of people complaining about how pricey it is in New Zealand. But while the cost of traveling here is not like […] The post 7 top money saving tips in New Zealand appeared first on Stray's Travel Blog.

COVID-19 UPDATES

EXO COUNTRIES AND COVID PLEASE NOTE: Due to the current situation, many of our staff are working remotely from home or are on leave. While we are working around the clock, please be patient while waiting to hear back from... The post COVID-19 UPDATES appeared first on EXO Travel Blog.

Keep Travel Dreams Alive

The turn of a new decade brought cheer, optimism and aspirations of a brighter future. For many, it was a time of resolutions to live fuller lives, to focus on experiences more than things and to travel more. But the... The post Keep Travel Dreams Alive appeared first on EXO Travel Blog.

Travel and Give Back

Travel doesn’t just have to benefit those doing the travelling and at EXO, we place communities and the environment in which we operate at the forefront of our operations.  One of the ways we ensure how we walk the talk... The post Travel and Give Back appeared first on EXO Travel Blog.

Nocturnal Happenings in Asia

There are some places that are best appreciated after sunset – when they transform and really come alive. Why not get over any jet lag with a visit to a night market, an evening graze of some delicious street food,... The post Nocturnal Happenings in Asia appeared first on EXO Travel Blog.

Best Hotels in Boracay: Cheap to Luxury Accommodations

Make the most of your stay in one of the Philippines' best islands by picking from one of these best hotels in Boracay: from hostels to luxury resorts! The post Best Hotels in Boracay: Cheap to Luxury Accommodations appeared first on I am Aileen.

Top Best Things to Do in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Make the most of your European vacation and explore one of Croatia's best cities with these top 10 things to do in Dubrovnik! The post Top Best Things to Do in Dubrovnik, Croatia appeared first on I am Aileen.

The Ultimate Guide of Things to Do in Antwerp, Belgium

A hidden gem of Belgium, here are the top things to do in Antwerp — the city of diamonds, fashion & culture, and also the city that I now call 'home'! The post The Ultimate Guide of Things to Do in Antwerp, Belgium appeared first on I am Aileen.

Top 10 Fun Things to Do in Manila, Philippines

There are tons of activities to do in the metro — yes, there are more thank you think! To start off, here are the top 10 things to do in Manila. The post Top 10 Fun Things to Do in Manila, Philippines appeared first on I am Aileen.

Top Things to Do in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Kota Kinabalu's beauty might not catch your attention at first glance; but if you give it a chance, its old-world charm can draw you deeply! The post Top Things to Do in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia appeared first on I am Aileen.

How to Save Time & Money by Deleting These 5 Apps

Travel blog by Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) – Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) - Save money (and time!) by deleting these apps from your phone. With less clutter and more productive use of your phone & time, you can save a lot of money! The post How to Save Time & Money by Deleting These 5 Apps appeared first on Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog).

The Joy of Jewelry: Wear Handmade Jewelry to Add Style & Make Bold Statements

Travel blog by Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) – Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) - Jewelry is a simple fashion piece you can use to both add some style to your outfit and make a bold statement. Wear handmade jewelry to make a statement The post The Joy of Jewelry: Wear Handmade Jewelry to Add Style & Make Bold Statements appeared first on Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog).

Taking Melatonin as a Sleep Aid: My Experience Trying to Sleep Better

Travel blog by Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) – Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) - Read about my experience taking melatonin gummy vitamins and melatonin tablets to help sleep better at night. It's my favorite sleep aid to deal with stress and travel jet-lag The post Taking Melatonin as a Sleep Aid: My Experience Trying to Sleep Better appeared first on Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog).

Home Decorating on a Budget: Best Furniture Home Decor Websites for Cheap Deals

Travel blog by Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) – Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) - These are some of my favorite online home decor and home furniture sites that I've used to buy hip, new furniture and redecorate my home decor style. The post Home Decorating on a Budget: Best Furniture Home Decor Websites for Cheap Deals appeared first on Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog).

Briefs Review: 5 of my Favorite Underwear Brands for Gay Men

Travel blog by Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) – Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) - Cute, flirty and fashionable underwear is a staple in every gay men's closet. Check out these LGBTQ gay underwear designs for the best gay briefs The post Briefs Review: 5 of my Favorite Underwear Brands for Gay Men appeared first on Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog).

The Perfect Bra Fitting: How & Where to Get Fitted

Don't wear the wrong bra size, get fitted for the perfect bra! How? Where? Fittings can be done at Victoria's Secret, Nordstoms, etc... The post The Perfect Bra Fitting: How & Where to Get Fitted appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

Maui Bucket List: 40 Best Things To Do on the Top Hawaiian Island

From fun activities to cool attractions to top restaurants here are the best things to do on the Hawaiian island of Maui. What is on your must do list? The post Maui Bucket List: 40 Best Things To Do on the Top Hawaiian Island appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

Halong Bay Day Trip: The Best Vietnam Junk Boat Cruise

The best Halong Bay cruise is an easy day trip from Hanoi and you can enjoy the UNESCO world hertiage site on a Vietnam junk boat. The post Halong Bay Day Trip: The Best Vietnam Junk Boat Cruise appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

Weird Food Bucket List: 60 Strange Foods From Around the World

Tarantulas, crickets & brains? Many traditional dishes around the world seem like weird food to others. How many of these strange foods have you tried? The post Weird Food Bucket List: 60 Strange Foods From Around the World appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

Thailand’s Wat Rong Khun: The White Temple in Chiang Rai

The White Temple of Chiang Rai, Wat Rong Khun, is an unconventional Buddhist Temple located in northern Thailand, near Chiang Mai. The post Thailand’s Wat Rong Khun: The White Temple in Chiang Rai appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

200 Bucket List Examples: 10,000 Things To Do Before You Die

Get over 200 bucket list examples—from simple to challenging to only for the adventurous daredevil. Over 10,000 ideas of things to do before you die. The post 200 Bucket List Examples: 10,000 Things To Do Before You Die appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

EXO COVID SAFETY & TRAVEL

While it’s still too early to travel to Asia, travel will return at some point and we will be prepared. Nobody knows quite how the travel experience will look like when it is back, but we know that safety will be... The post EXO COVID SAFETY & TRAVEL appeared first on EXO Travel Blog.

Things to Do in Dinant (Belgium Travel Guide)

Are you looking to explore an off-the-beaten-path destination in Belgium? Put Dinant on your itinerary and you're bound to have an amazing time! The post Things to Do in Dinant (Belgium Travel Guide) appeared first on I am Aileen.

30 Great Ideas on Gifts for Travelers

Looking for the best gifts for travelers? Here's a gift guide packed with ideas that's sure to make the traveler in your life happy! The post 30 Great Ideas on Gifts for Travelers appeared first on I am Aileen.

How to Make Money Blogging: 7 Ways to Monetize

You can make money blogging—and here's the top ways I monetize! It's best to start these techniques as a beginner to save lots of time later. The post How to Make Money Blogging: 7 Ways to Monetize appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

A Guide to Swimming in Palau’s Freshwater Jellyfish Lake

The freshwater Jellyfish Lake in Palau is home to millions of golden jellyfish, and swimming with them is considered safe since they are stingless. The post A Guide to Swimming in Palau’s Freshwater Jellyfish Lake appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

Portland Maine Bucket List: 15 of the Best Things to Do

From fun attractions to yummy restaurants to some famous lighthouses, there are plenty of things to do and see in Portland, Maine. The post Portland Maine Bucket List: 15 of the Best Things to Do appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

Best Friend Bucket List: 50 Fun Things to Do With Your BFF

Having fun is the goal when you're with your BFF! From an epic road trip to a spa day these are the top things to do with your best friend. The post Best Friend Bucket List: 50 Fun Things to Do With Your BFF appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

How to Write a Haiku Poem (with 15 Examples)

The Japanese haiku poem is simple by definition, but learning how to write one may be tricky. What will help is these best tips and examples. The post How to Write a Haiku Poem (with 15 Examples) appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.

Exploring Bohol Island: A Gem in Visayas, Philippines

Thinking of visiting the Philippines? If you are, don't forget to include Bohol in your itinerary — a home to an array of amazing sights & activities! The post Exploring Bohol Island: A Gem in Visayas, Philippines appeared first on I am Aileen.

How to Be an Extra in a Movie (and What to Expect)

Becoming a movie extra (aka: background actor) doesn't require any acting training! Everything you need is in this how to be an extra guide. The post How to Be an Extra in a Movie (and What to Expect) appeared first on Bucket List Journey | Travel + Lifestyle Blog.