South Africa

Your South African Bucket List

Africa, a continent rich in history and abundantly beautiful. Are you looking for a vacation in the warm sun? Do you enjoy wildlife? Are you ready for an adventure? Africa is for you! Where in Africa do you want to go? Let Downunder Travel help you get transported to a place that checks off those […]

sydney harbour  - Things You MUST DO in Sydney

Things You MUST DO in Sydney

From the city’s award-winning restaurants, stunning coastlines, public gardens, sun-drenched and unspoilt beaches and incredible opera performances, Sydney will forever be a box to be ticked on the itineraries of many Canadian travellers when planning a visit to Australia.  There are a variety of experiences you can enjoy in this stunning harbour city and below […]

Authentic Tahiti Experience - Bora Bora

How to Experience Bora Bora the Authentic Way

French Polynesia is a paradise escape consisting of a group of islands often referred to as “Tahiti”. Each island expresses its own unique cultural heritage. Bora Bora, in particular, is known as the romantic island and, with its crystal blue waters, is a beautiful spot for scuba diving. But Bora Bora is not just about […]

Koala thumbnail  - Top Five Experiences to have in South Australia

Top Five Experiences to have in South Australia

There are many experiences across Australia that appeal to all kinds of travelers.  From snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef to climbing the Harbour Bridge in Sydney, vacation-goers will rarely run out of things to do.  But for the traveller who wants to experience the real “Artisan Australia”, and to understand the  Australian way of […]

Australian koalas  - A Better Way to Fly to Australia in 2018

A Better Way to Fly to Australia in 2018

Award-winning Air New Zealand offers travellers so much more than just a vessel to your destination. With direct service from Canada to New Zealand, convenient connections to nine Australian cities, and even a non-stop option to the Cook Islands through Los Angeles, Air New Zealand is the premier carrier of choice for many when it […]

samoa destination  - 5 Underrated Islands in the South Pacific

5 Underrated Islands in the South Pacific

The South Pacific is home to many pristine (and sometimes popular) islands, islets and beaches.  From Tahiti to Fiji and Australia, there are many places to explore. But rather than visit where ‘everyone else’ likes to go, here are some islands we recommend you add to your itinerary for a special experience! Toberua Island, Fiji […]