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North Stradbroke Island visitor guide

One perk that comes with living in Brisbane, Australia, is how close you are to sub-tropical paradise even in a reasonably big...

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This is the best Australian mobile plan in 2020

When you arrive in Australia, one of the first things you'll probably want to do is set up an Australian mobile plan....

Five of my favourite family friendly things to do in Tokyo

...or more specifically, why Mount Takao, the Ghibili Museum, Odaiba, the Tokyo Dome precinct and Disneyland are must-visits when you explore Tokyo!

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North Stradbroke Island visitor guide

One perk that comes with living in Brisbane, Australia, is how close you are to sub-tropical paradise even in a reasonably big...

This is the best Australian mobile plan in 2020

When you arrive in Australia, one of the first things you'll probably want to do is set up an Australian mobile plan....

Transit stop at Changi? Do the free Singapore sightseeing tour if you can!

So you find yourself at Singapore's Changi airport with eight hours to burn? And the travel gods have arranged it such that...

Five of my favourite family friendly things to do in Tokyo

...or more specifically, why Mount Takao, the Ghibili Museum, Odaiba, the Tokyo Dome precinct and Disneyland are must-visits when you explore Tokyo!

Hitting the mountain tracks west of Brisbane – Mount Cordeaux

Australia really is a very old continent, and the rugged mountains I’m sure existed here once have had plenty of time to...

Withdrawing cash in Japan, and why 7-Eleven is your BFF

I visited Japan for the first time in 1998.... (Ye gods!!) Back then, only a few Japan Post ATMs would accept international cards....

Copenhagen Airport stopover – don’t make these mistakes

If you're flying in or out of Scandinavia, odds are you will transit through Copenhagen Airport, also known as Kastrup.

This is Koalaplanet

Back in 2001 blogging was just starting to take off. That's when I started Koalaplanet.org the first time.I...