We traveled in Israel for approx 3 weeks and learnt alot before departure, as well as the on the ground experience. We have compiled a list of helpful points that we hope will be of use to you. Passport Israel customs don’t stamp your passport, you are instead given a small blue card upon entry. … Continue reading Tourist tips for Israel
Have you ever wanted to train martial arts, but felt uncomfortable as a beginner or even training with men? Not that we should feel this way, but at times training with men can be intimidating. Alpha female academy is an offshoot of Sitshooton Gym in Rockdale. They saw a gap in the market in this … Continue reading Alpha female academy: martial arts – run by girls for girls.
If you're in Israel and are keen to do a bit of exploring, here's some interesting sites to visit. Dead Sea The Dead Sea is is the lowest point on earth, at 431 m below sea level. Evaporation has meant there’s less water and a higher concentration of minerals, in particular 34% salt as well … Continue reading Sites to visit out of Jerusalem
For International travelers who are not accustomed to Jewish tradition, you may not be familiar with Shabbat. It is A Jewish holy day or a day of rest. From Sundown Friday (approx 3pm) til Saturday approx 5/6pm (sometimes later), places close operation. Many businesses, services, and restaurants are unavailable including transport. Whilst Tel Aviv is … Continue reading What to do on in Tel Aviv on Shabbat?
Tel Aviv is a city on the Mediterranean coast of Israel with a promenade stretching along the beach down to the ancient port city Jaffa. The city has plenty of shops, amazing eateries, markets and a heritage area with UNESCO listed Bauhaus buildings, or the 'White City'. Arrive internationally here and it's your gateway to … Continue reading Where to go in Tel Aviv
We took advantage of a Jetstar sale where the return flight was free. The flight was very good for a budget airline, which surprised us a lot. We are both over 6ft and we had plenty of legroom, despite not being in an emergency exit row. The staff were also excellent. Despite the fact the … Continue reading Hawaii (Oahu) on the cheap
If you’re in Frankfurt for a transit, if you have enough time, why not make a trip into the city and be a tourist for the day. You don’t need a visa and the transport is easy. In my opinion, 3 -4 hours is plenty. Transport In order to get to the city, use the … Continue reading What to do for a day in Frankfurt
Located on the site of the University of Sydney, St Paul’s Events and Stays (within St Paul’s College) provides unique and contemporary accommodation at an excellent central location in the Sydney CBD. Whether you’re here for University, a conference, wedding, a short stay or simply a night out, St Paul’s College is ideal for it … Continue reading St Paul’s Events and Stays @ Sydney University
I haven’t been horseriding since I was about 15 years old and back then I was pretty scared of it but gave it a go. For some reason this year I decided I was keen to make a return. I took my mother in law as our Christmas gift to each other. We made a … Continue reading Glenworth Valley outdoor adventures
Perfect for the traveller and a great family friendly hotel. The Novotel Sydney International (formerly Mercure) is one of the closest hotels to the International airport (only 1km!). You’ll notice upon entering the lobby that flight times are shown on screens, and you’ll also see a luggage scale and easy shuttles to the airport ($8.50) … Continue reading Novotel Sydney International Airport – perfect traveller hotel