Destinations Archive

Mandurah Accommodation – The Sebel Mandurah Review

If you are looking for quality accommodation in Mandurah, Western Australia we have something for you. If you are looking for a hotel that you will never want to leave, ever, then this is the place! Andrew and I stayed in a three bedroom apartment at The Sebel in Mandurah for just under a week.

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Our Perfect Perth Weekend

The due date of our first child is now hurtling towards us. We only have a few more weeks before our family of two becomes a family of three and our lives change forever. Surely we have time to shoehorn in one final trip before the big day. Unfortunately we are surprisingly busy trying

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What To Do in Thailand, Adventure Inspiration Time!

Thailand is a common tourist destination. You most likely know at least a few people who have been there. However, it can still be confusing for first time visitors. Where exactly should you go? What should you do when you are there? Even if you have been to Thailand but have primarily confined yourself

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Merry Christmas 2013

Merry Christmas from us at Magic Travel Blog! The photo above was taken in 2007 on a Zakopane ski field in Poland. Andrew had just fallen off his little blue plastic toboggan and split his little lip. Although he was only a little hurt, we couldn’t stop laughing as we had so much fun!

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Suggested South East Asia Railway Adventure

Due to the amount of time we’ve spent wandering around south east Asia we’re occasionally asked for itinerary suggestions by people planning trips. Below is a favourite itinerary idea of ours. We’ve done all of the legs of this railway adventure at various points but have never done it all in one go. Even

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Updating Our Sleep Sheets At Warorot Market In Chiang Mai

  Our original sleep sheets needed replacing. They were old, a little stained and extremely bally. They had lasted a long time and served us well. Our first ones were made in Melaka, Malaysia back in November 2011. At the start of our long term travel trip. To purchase the four pieces of fabric

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Back In Chiang Mai, Thailand And Loving It!

  We’ve been on the road now for almost two years and one of the questions we get asked often is “where do you call home?” It really is a tough question to answer. Most of our immediate family members live in Western Australia, we still own an apartment in Perth, and we are

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Organising Thailand Tourist Visas From Singapore

The first port of call after having my Australian passport renewed was the Royal Thai Embassy in Singapore to organise our 60 day Tourist Visas. For those of you who aren’t aware, Australian’s receive thirty (30) days of free tourist visa access if they fly into Thailand. If you enter by land then it

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Get Your Motorcycle License Before Coming to South East Asia

South east Asia is jammed with scooters and motorcycles. They are easily the most common form of transport in the region. They’re everywhere you look. In the cities, in the country, no matter what time it is, day or night. They’re everywhere and are used by more or less everyone. Renting or buying one

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