National Parks

I love Freycinet National Park. If you asked me what are my top places to visit in Tasmania, Freycinet would be at the top of the list and I would rank it in the top 5 of my favourite National Read more >
We love the Daintree Rainforest. Our first visit was almost three years ago during our 18-month road trip around Australia with our kids. That experience left us longing for more. After our recent two-day getaway back to the Daintree from Read more >
Visiting Springbrook National Park, Gold Coast Hinterland, Queensland, Australia Don’t forget to visit Twin Falls and stay at the Mouse House Retreat Read more >
Visiting Yellowstone National Park with kids is an experience they’ll remember for life. Follow these tips and have a great time! Read more >
Several of our readers suggested we visit Carnarvon Gorge National Park on our travels through Queensland. Now that we’ve been, we can say a tropical oasis awaits you and Carnarvon will be added to our list of favourite National Parks Read more >
I recently read a slightly negative view of Kakadu National Park and my heart sunk. The writer had visited on a group tour and raced in for a night after visiting Litchfield National Park (in the same day!!) Two outstanding Read more >
Uluru, previously known as Ayers Rock in The Red Centre of Australia had escaped us for 40 years. It’s not that we’ve never wanted to visit, it’s always been at the top of our Aussie bucket list, but with all Read more >
One of the highlights of our Northern Territory road trip and visiting the Top End of Australia was taking in the splendor of Katherine Gorge. Located in Nitmiluk National Park, this is one of our top 25 National Parks in Read more >
When you’ve been traveling for as long as we have you think you’ve seen it all: Mountains, valleys, beaches, escarpments, small towns and cities all now just come in varying shades. The jaded, or perhaps just the well-traveled, perspective. I Read more >
Have you ever been to Wilsons Promontory National Park? Have you even heard of it? What about Squeaky Beach, have you heard of that before? Me either until 6 months ago. After spending just three days there at the beginning Read more >


A Big 5 Safari in Kruger National Park

We rounded a corner and there in the road essentially right in front of us were the painted forms of a pack of wild…