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Do you love the idea of adventure on your next holiday? You’ll be surprised with wonderful choices of adventurous activities on offer around the world when you look through our site. Choices range from wildlife safaris to death-defying roller coasters.

Whether you love outdoor activities or theme parks, you will find everything in the Holiday Point adventure section – you’ll certainly find the information you’re looking for!

Travelling Australia: The Motorhome Vs The Caravan

Travelling Australia: The Motorhome Vs The Caravan

So you’re thinking of travelling around Australia and aren’t sure whether you need a caravan or a motorhome? There is no right or wrong answer and your decision can depend upon how much you want to spend and your travel plans. To make things easier, we’ve highlighted some of the key differences here for you. […]

Big Spender to Backpackers [Infographic]

Big Spender to Backpackers [Infographic]

Us Aussies love to travel. In fact, 8.4 million of us (or almost 40%) headed overseas between 2012 and 2013. However, being the down-to-earth folk we are, we’re also quite humble in the amount of hard-earned money we’re willing to fork out for a holiday. It’s true that we’re only spending between $2,000 and $3,000 […]

Morocco – A Traveller’s Guide to Religion, Traditions and Customs

Morocco – A Traveller’s Guide to Religion, Traditions and Customs

Morocco attracts a huge amount of tourism throughout the year and many of its visitors are oblivious to the traditions of the country. By understanding Morocco and its views on religion, its customs, the language, the traditional dress and its political views, you are more likely to settle in and enjoy your experience without feeling […]

Top Things To Do In Namibia

Top Things To Do In Namibia

Namibia is perhaps one of the lesser known tourist destinations in Africa; bordering South Africa, Zimbabwe, Angola and Zambia. Namibia is famous for having the oldest desert in the world, with some of the highest sand dunes as well. Perhaps amongst the most beautiful natural attractions is the desert dunes that roll right onto the […]

Top 10 Unusual Activities To Try on Your Holiday to Dubai

Top 10 Unusual Activities To Try on Your Holiday to Dubai

All that glitters is potential for holiday gold in glamorous Dubai, but aside from trawling malls and sweating your socks off in souks, you might want to try something different. Here’s my top 10. 1. Snack and snap on the Creek Sure, everyone goes to Dubai Creek, the natural inlet in the historic part of […]

Sparing No Expense on a Trip to Cairns? Enjoy These Luxurious Day Trips

Sparing No Expense on a Trip to Cairns? Enjoy These Luxurious Day Trips

Cairns Queensland in north-eastern Australia, is a great launching pad for visiting the Great Barrier Reef; with its island archipelagos and crystal blue waters. A place of exquisite natural beauty, Cairns offers day-trippers unforgettable outings and experiences (especially when money is no obejct). Below is just a small sampling of great day trips available from […]

Five Epic Australian Road Trips

Five Epic Australian Road Trips

Australia is the world’s biggest island and the sixth- largest country in the world. It also has some of the most spectacular scenery, including the dazzling Gold Coast, with its golden sand beaches and the legendary Surfers’ Paradise. However, if you want to explore some of its lesser-known treasures, a road trip off the beaten […]

5 Awesome 4WD Adventures to Tackle Down Under

5 Awesome 4WD Adventures to Tackle Down Under

Australians have a love affair with the great outdoors. From pristine oceans, sandy deserts to ancient rock formations, the Australian countryside is spectacular. Many Australians have travelled widely but have not seen their own country. One way to do this is by 4WD. You will be able to make as many stops as you wish, […]

The 3 Most Dangerous Places to Ski in the World

The 3 Most Dangerous Places to Ski in the World

The love of skiing is often fuelled by an intense desire for thrills.  As a skier becomes more skilful and conquers a variety of advanced slopes, it’s not unusual for him or her to feel the need to up the ante and try something with a higher risk.  Steeper, higher slopes means faster speed which, […]

5 Luxury Beach Holiday Destinations

5 Luxury Beach Holiday Destinations

For centuries, beach holidays have appealed to people from all walks of life. The Victorians believed that the fresh sea air brought health and could heal illness, which is why Victorian seaside resorts became so popular. For a long time, people visiting the seaside looked for arcades, sweet stands and fairground rides. Now, British seaside […]

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