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Discover the Wonders of Sydney

By Linda Raymer on May 10, 2019

Australia is a vast country of sharp contrasts from the wonder of the Great Barrier Reef and lush vineyards of Barossa Valley to Ayers Rock in the Uluru Outback with its fascinating Aboriginal culture, as well as the cosmopolitan cities of Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide and, of course, Sydney.

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Topics: Australia, Privileged Journeys, Food + Culture, Vacations

A Taste of Barossa Valley

By Sandy Schadler on October 18, 2016

Australia is at the top of most people’s “Live Your List" destinations with Sydney as the first stop. However, if you are a foodie who loves Napa Valley or the European wine regions, then you will want to include Barossa Valley, South Australia in your plans. Located approximately 40 miles to the northeast of Adelaide city centre, Barossa Valley is one of Australia's oldest and most highly renowned wine producing regions in the country, with around 150 wineries and cellar doors.

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Topics: Australia, Privileged Journeys, Food + Culture, Wine

Explore Sydney

By Linda Raymer on July 1, 2016

Sydney Harbor (Photo Credit: www.visitnsw.com)

Australia is a vast country of sharp contrasts from the wonder of the Great Barrier Reef and lush vineyards of Barossa Valley to Ayers Rock in the Uluru Outback with its fascinating Aboriginal culture, as well as the cosmopolitan cities of Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide and, of course, Sydney.

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Australia's Secluded Bliss

By Bev Gallant on June 23, 2014

I’ve never been to a resort where I wanted to stay in my room the entire trip, but Qualia Hamilton Island Resort, in the Great Barrier Reef was a sure exception. The room was absolutely stunning and exceptionally secluded with many luxurious amenities. You always wonder if the brochure can really live up to all those amazing pictures created to tug on your exhausted brain and urge you to come find rest, but I found truth in advertising with SWAIN Tours as I had the opportunity to experience it firsthand.

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Topics: Australia, Hotels + Resorts, Sporting, Wildlife