Planning a Perfect Blue Mountains Day Trip from Sydney, Australia by JetSettingFools.com

Planning a Perfect Blue Mountains Day Trip from Sydney, Australia

While visiting Sydney, Australia, taking a Blue Mountains day trip was at the top of our must-do list. The Blue Mountains National Park lies just west of the city and is easily accessible by train, car or tour. The spectacular nature retreat features scenic landscapes, picturesque waterfalls, sheer cliffs and a network of hiking trails.… Read the rest


Sydney Walking Tour to Top Sydney Landmarks by JetSettingFools.com

A Self-Guided Sydney Walking Tour To Top Sydney Landmarks

Sydney, Australia has a fascinating history and world-famous sights. Home to iconic Australian landmarks – like the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge – a Sydney walking tour should be on every visitor’s to-do list. The top Sydney landmarks are found in the compact Central Business District, making it easy to see the sights on foot.… Read the rest


Hobart, Tasmania Australia 5-Day Itinerary Without A Car JetSettingFools.com

Hobart Without A Car: 5-Day Hobart Itinerary

When we first started planning our trip to Hobart, Tasmania, everything and everyone told us we would need a car. Our Hobart Itinerary research made us wonder if we might feel trapped without our own wheels. Our quirk of not driving abroad while sticking to a budget in Australia (meaning no expensive tours) has become an increasingly pesky impediment, but we were determined to visit – and experience – Hobart without a car.… Read the rest


Mount Wellington Walks: A Hobart, Tasmania Hike by JetSettingFools.com

Mount Wellington Walks: A Hobart, Tasmania Hike

Mount Wellington walks in Hobart, Tasmania are one of the top things to do when visiting the Australian city. Highlights of Tasmania Mount Wellington hikes are the famous ‘Organ Pipes’ rock formations, the Mt Wellington lookout at the summit and gorgeous views from the Tasmania hiking trails.… Read the rest


Great Ocean Road Day Tour on a Budget JetSettingFools.com

Budget Great Ocean Road Day Tour: Melbourne, Australia

Traveling from Melbourne to 12 Apostles on a Great Ocean Road tour is one of the most popular day trips in Australia. Wind, ocean and rain have sculpted seaside rocks into striking natural wonders. The stretch of southern Australian coastline, where thundering waves meet dramatic cliffs, is stunningly beautiful – and we wanted to see it with our own eyes.… Read the rest


Melbourne Queen Victoria Market – Day, Night and Weekend Australia by JetSettingFools.com

Melbourne Queen Victoria Market: Day, Night and Weekend

Of all the Melbourne markets, the Queen Victoria Market is the most entertaining. In addition to the traditional trading Queen Victoria Market hours, there are special event Queen Vic Market days and nights that are highly entertaining. Visiting the QVM – whether during the day, night or on a weekend – is a must-do in Melbourne, Australia!… Read the rest


Laneways in Melbourne, Australia: Alleys, Arcades and Street Art by JetSettingFools.com

Laneways In Melbourne, Australia: Alleys, Arcades and Street Art

Laneways in Melbourne, Australia are local hangouts and tourist hot spots. The unique Melbourne alleys are a fascinating side to the city – and proof that the fashionable metropolis is constantly reinventing itself. From the hip Melbourne graffiti alleys to the posh shopping arcades to Melbourne laneway restaurants that offer atmospheric alfresco dining, the Laneways of Melbourne are must-see!… Read the rest