Feb 1 2016
Our hotly debated list of the world’s 6 best treks

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Our hotly debated list of the world’s 6 best treks Hanging out in our rooftop Bintang cabana bar at My Adventure Store (as we do), we recently found ourselves debating about what the best trek in the world was. And we just couldn’t agree. … Continue reading

Jan 29 2016
ASIA under $1200 for the 18-30 somethings!

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ASIA under $1200 for the 18-30 somethings! Visit www.myadventurestore.com or call 1300 018 390 to enquire! A few years back, a (pseudo respectable) online American magazine published an article outlining what they thought the 12 smartest things one could do with $1,200. Among these … Continue reading

Dec 13 2015
Christmas traditions around the globe

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  Christmas. It’s not celebrated in every culture, but when it is, it’s definitely not often always done the same way. Learn some of the interesting ways Christmas is celebrated in different countries around the world. Peru, South America Peruvians enjoy Christmas predominantly on … Continue reading

Dec 4 2015
14 reasons why travel is priceless…(or at least the best thing money can buy!)

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14 reasons why travel is priceless…(or at least the best thing money can buy!) 1) The new friend you meet may not become as close to you as your friends back home – but you’ll both be the only two that know about that … Continue reading

Nov 16 2015
Viet-nom-nom-nom! Our Vietnamese food guide

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When travelling through Vietnam there is no escaping the stimulation overload. As you walk through the local market and pass by small sidewalk street cafes, all senses are engaged. Sight- the colours and textures, sound- the local ladies calling out what they are selling … Continue reading

Nov 10 2015
A day well spent in Hanoi

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Jess Klaebe is one of our adventure experts and the Team Leader at James Street Brisbane’s My Adventure Store. Like all our adventurers, she has travelled the globe extensively. Jess spent time living in Vietnam and being one of our most popular destinations, she’d love … Continue reading

Oct 28 2015
These are the hottest Festivals of 2016

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It seems that there is always an up and coming festival. Be it an electronic dance music extravaganza or a food throwing contest – it can be tough to know what’s hot and what’s not. Festivals are sure to embed in your mind an … Continue reading

Oct 19 2015
Top 5 cities for a European Summer

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Summer in Europe is no longer just about soaking up the sun, mojito in hand on a Greek island. After experiencing dull and dreary winters, many European cities come alive when the sun comes out. These cities we’ve explored can be a great inclusion … Continue reading

Aug 13 2015
7 unique boat trips to really live like a local

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There’s something romantic about boat journeys. Moving towards your future on the water, breeze in your hair, sun setting behind you. Think of Leo and Kate, arms out on the front of the Titanic. Although, sinking ship and all that. Not ideal. But the … Continue reading

Jul 29 2015
9 places you should get to before they’re going..going..gone

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Sumatra’s Rainforest, Indonesia The rainforests of Sumatra are areas of outstanding natural beauty – and are the habitat of some pretty adorable Sumatran orang-utans. There are also endangered Sumatran tigers, pygmy elephants and Sumatran rhinos – we’re talking about an amazing ecosystem here. The … Continue reading