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10 Good Reasons to Visit New Caledonia

1. It’s just next door to Australia In fact, New Caledonia is Australia’s closest South Pacific neighbour. Less than 3 hours from Sydney and only 2 hours from Brisbane. 2. It’s a French experience Charming French influence with English commonly spoken in tourist areas. The visitor information centres carry the complete range of touring, day cruise and accommodation options for […]

In need of a South Pacific Island Getaway on Your Doorstep?

Think New Caledonia. You can be there by lunch from Sydney (2.5 hours) or Brisbane (2 hours). And a romantic escape here is not as expensive (or as long to get to ) as Tahiti. Perhaps you need a hideaway for Valentine’s Day or Easter, or a place to openly celebrate your anniversary with mates. […]

HIV Travel Information

If you are HIV positive travelling to another country is always a challenge knowing whether you need a visa, can you enter the country,  can you bring medication, can you get travel insurance and more. A good resource is the Global Database on HIV Related Travel Restrictions website www.hivtravel.org The database purpose is as follows: […]


Great Boutique Hotel in Beltline Community

Hotel Elan, Calgary, Alberta, Canada By Roy Heale In the heart of downtown Calgary the trendy, residential community known as the Beltline is close to the business center of the city plus the hip restaurants, clubs, and boutiques of the 17th Avenue Entertainment District. For this reason a number of boutique hotels have recently located […]