In this Travel Generation travel video log Linda Martin comes to us from Cleland Wildlife Park on the heights of Mounty Lofty just outside Adelaide in South Australia.

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Getting Close To The Real New Zealand Wildlife

One of the top reasons New Zealand is on everyone’s travel list is to see and experience the pristine nature of the country. The crashing sea, the lush rainforests and the towering peaks are all within easy reach for most. However, seeing New Zealand’s unique wildlife is often another story.

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The Illusion of Time and Distance

In the urban areas of the US and many Western nations, when someone gives you directions they are pretty exact: Go 3 blocks, turn left at Walden St, go 1-1/2 miles until you see the red house with the flashing neon arrow that says “We are here.” Not so in...

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5 Places in Ecuador to Add to your Bucket List

Though Ecuador is one of the smallest countries in South America, it offers something for everyone. Ecuadorians boast that you can change landscapes completely in just a few hours, and they're right. Work on your tan on the Ruta del Sol on Monday, head to a pueblo (traditional community) in...

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The Things They Carried: What Travelers Take on The Road

Experts and travel sources repeatedly recommend an endless array of travel gadgets and gear to bring on your next trip. Often, it’s the latest, greatest development that makes the list of must-haves for travel in a given season.

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Honolulu - travelling for a marathon

Travelling for destination marathons has become extremely popular.  Even if doing a marathon isn’t the first thing someone considers when looking at being in Honolulu in mid-December, especially if they live in the frigid Colorado Rockies.

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All Aboard the Battang Bamboo Train, Cambodia

"Oh, you've got cushions," commented a fellow traveller had a green look in her eye as she watched us ride by in relative comfort. We were on the Battambang bamboo train, Cambodia. Well, not actually on the train - we were in the process of disassembling our train so that...

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Essential Tips to Save Money Before Your Big Trip

One of the most frustrating but important decision you have when planning for extended travel is your budget. Firstly, you need to have money for flights, then everyday costs in your destination, and a buffer for emergencies, even if you're planning on working as you travel.

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Saona, Dominican Republic - Island in the Stream

When you want a perfect beach, local colour and grilled lobster sometimes you just get lucky! After my round the island tour of the Dominican Republic I was hankering to take some time and a dip in the ocean.

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Yum! Wine tasting in the Barossa Valley, South Australia

As inveterate wine-drinkers, Craig and I take every opportunity to go wine-tasting.  It's a different experience in every country: Cambodia only has the one winery, in Peru we got to try crushing the grapes by foot, in France we walked through one of the few vineyards in Europe not affected...

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Top Travel Generation Writers

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    from Queenstown
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