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Rent a car in Italy. Follow the beautiful Puglia coastline region. Discover many beautiful beaches and small towns of Italy. Puglia road trip itinerary - Part 1 and Part 2. A part of Italy that not everyone know about, YET!
Puglia Road Trip Itinerary Road tripping through the Italian cities and small villages is the perfect way to experience the best of Italy. Puglia Italy region is relatively undiscovered and unspoilt by international tourists. Seven days exploring this Southern...
A visitors guide to Lecce, the best city in Puglia region. The beautiful baroque city in Puglia offers visitors the best things to do and affordable stays. Lecce is the perfect location for those who want to explore the Puglia region.
15 things to know about Weipa Australia before you visit the Far North Queensland mining town. Weipa offers visitors great recreational activities including fishing, sailing, golf as well as the opportunity to visit the very tip of Australia.
21 best things to do in Newcastle NSW any time of the year. This informative travel guide showcases the best Newcastle attractions from ocean baths to waterfront restaurants. Add Newcastle to your bucket list.
Let’s face it, we often buy things on holiday that we wouldn’t normally do when we are in our own country. Buying a piece of jewellery while on holiday is quite common, especially when visiting a city like Dubai. Who doesn’t feel the excitement of purchasing shiny...
For those camping lovers, here are some of the best campsites we discovered around the Illawarra region and near Wollongong NSW. COVID-19 UPDATES From 1 June many NSW National Park campgrounds, accommodation and visitors centres have reopened. Important changes...
What most travellers don't know and should know about car rental insurance before hitting the road. A guide and some useful tips on car rental insurance worth considering.
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