Travel Team Blog

Why A Cruise in Australia & New Zealand Should Be On Your Bucket List

Choosing between Australia & New Zealand can be hard. Both are gorgeous and have different attractions, activities and sights to see. Why choose when you can visit both during a cruise? Here are some fantastic reasons why a cruise to Australia & New Zealand should be on your bucket list.

FEDERAL COURT FINDS TRIVAGO MISLED CONSUMERS ABOUT HOTEL ROOM RATES

The Federal Court of Australia has found that Trivago BREACHED AUSTRALIAN CONSUMER LAW BY MAKING MISLEADING REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT HOTEL ROOM RATES ON ITS WEBSITE AND IN ITS TV ADS. The court ruled that from at least December 2016, Trivago misled consumers by representing its website would quickly and easily help users identify the cheapest rates available for a given hotel.

According to the court’s findings, Trivago used an algorithm that placed significant weight on which online hotel booking site paid the OTA the highest cost-per-click fee in determining its website rankings and often did not highlight the cheapest rates for consumers.

What is Vivid Sydney

Vivid Sydney is the world’s largest festival of lights! During this yearly winter festival of music, ideas, and lights!, the city of Sydney is transformed. Vivid Sydney  is typically held during the last week in May until the middle of June.

Group Travel – Do You Represent a Group?

The Travel Team has over 40 years of experience handling travel for groups of 10, 20, 50, 100 or more! Including student groups, studying abroad, senior citizen groups, family groups, Destination Weddings or even your companies’ group conference or incentive trip. Let our agents coordinate every aspect of your travel needs,

9 Things You Can Only Do in Auckland

Auckland is a vibrant city full of exciting adventure and sights. If you have ever wondered what to do in Auckland here is a list of 9 things you can only do in Auckland…

Important Information about the Australia Fires

As many of you may have heard in the news, there are parts of Australia have been affected by bushfires. This article is not meant to downplay the seriousness of these recent events; but to provide accurate information to separate the facts from some of the sensationalism and misinformation that is being spread throughout the media.

8 Myths About Australia Debunked

Some people think Australia is full of cuddly koala bears, people drinking Foster’s beer, convicts and full of dangerous animals. These are actually not true – here are 8 myths about Australia that have been debunked.

Things to Know Before You Go to Fiji

Fiji is one of the most Welcoming places on Earth. The locals are very friendly, the beaches are stunning and it is pretty easy to travel and get around in Fiji. Here are a few things you should know before you go to Fiji…

Important Things to Bring for Your Australia Trip

Getting ready to travel to Australia? The land down under is full of excitement, adventure and endless things to experience. To make sure you have the best trip you will want to make sure to pack some essentials. Here are 7 things that you should bring on your trip to Australia.

Common Questions, FAQ’s & Australia Travel Tips

Visiting Australia is a dream vacation destination that you need to experience at least once; you will fall in love with Australia guaranteed! Before you go, there is a lot of information to know in order to be prepared. Read this handy guide that should answer many questions you may have, along with some facts you may not already know.

6 Awesome Things to Do in The Australian Outback

If you visit Australia, you can’t miss a trip to the Outback. The Outback in Australia is huge and takes up much of Australia. There isn’t a big population here as most people live along the coastline. There is so much to see and do from beautiful scenery, natural wonders, animals, explorations and more!

Best & Worst Times to Visit Australia

There are some times of the year are better than others when visiting Australia. During certain times of  the year,  there are less crowds, cheaper tickets, and the weather might be better depending on where and when you visit.

10 of the Best Tourist Attractions in Australia

Australia is full of wonderful attractions. From sacred aboriginal grounds, coral reefs, rain forests, red deserts and more, Australia is a land of dreams. Full of spectacular beauty, explore the vibrant cities, ancient rain forests and natural wonders. Here are some of the best tourist attractions in Australia.

7 Astonishingly Beautiful Sights in New Zealand

A trip to New Zealand will leave in in awe at the beautiful scenery. From stunning landscapes, beautiful mountains, gorgeous beaches and more, New Zealand is a land full of astonishing sights. Here are some of the most beautiful sights you can see in New Zealand…

Differences Between East & West Australia

Australia is huge, with the major cities mostly located along the coastline. Traveling between cities is usually done by plane, train or if you want great scenery, a road trip. There are differences between East and West from landscape, food and more….

9 Experiences You Can Only Have in New Zealand

New Zealand is unique and absolutely stunning! Because of it’s location, the country has evolved differently than other parts of the world. Unique landscape, wildlife, and much more that makes this magical country full of exciting things you can only do in New Zealand.

Adventure Activities in Australia & New Zealand

Taking a trip to Australia or New Zealand is a must do on any bucket list. Whether you want to relax on the beach, scuba dive, surf, river raft, bungee jump more, there are so many adventurous activities you can do in either country.

Some of The Best Australian Rainforests to Visit

If you visit Australia, one thing not to miss out is visiting one of the lush, ancient rain forests. Here are some of the best places to visit to explore the rain forests of Australia.