The Glovebox (aka the Blog)

Campground Facilities in Australia

By Hugh McInnes Waves crashing on smooth sand, palm branches waving in the wind, crocodiles sunning themselves on rocks, kangaroos caring for joeys in their pouches, koala bears perching in trees, surfers and sunbathers making the most of the sunshine and warmth, shoppers schlepping their purchases through the fashion-savvy streets of
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The Basics Of Travel Insurance

May 03 2012| Travel insurance can help cover medical expenses or financial losses you might incur while traveling. It’s often pitched as the best protection for those traveling domestically or overseas. This article will explain what kind of coverage you need before you sign on the dotted line and start
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4WD Camper Hire Australia

Often when thinking of travelling in Australia, tourists think of the vast open planes of the outback, sometimes they think of the lush tropical rainforests and rivers of Northern Queensland and other times it’s the rugged beauty and grandeur of The Kimberly in Western Australia. In most of these cases
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Things to do around Perth

Perth is the worlds most remote capital city – it’s nearest neighbor is Adelaide (the capital of South Australia) is 2500km away. With a population of around 1.8 million people there are plenty of things provided for in town, but also within a short drive in most directions you can
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Campervan Hire Sydney Australia

Campervan hire in Sydney has never been more popular. With Australia being such a large place, travelers love the idea of being able to go where they like when they like without having to stick to set routes or timetables. Each year there seems to be more camper companies popping
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Campervan hire in Perth

I just read an article by a website ranting on about how there are 8 campervan hire companies in Perth, all close to transport, train stations, blah,blah. Are you kidding? There are 28 campervan hire companies in Perth! What a joke. Any site that tells you there are less than
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Where you need to hire a campervan and why

When planning a holiday or journey, getting from place to place within a country is often one of the biggest areas of research and cost. Each country’s transport routes and cultures differ. After around 5 years of travelling in nearly every transport method imaginable I have established the kind of
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THL takes over Kea New Zealand and United

31st October 2012 Today Tourism Holdings Ltd (THL) announced that they have completed the transaction to take over United Campervans and Kea Campervans New Zealand. THL currently operates Maui, Britz and Mighty campervans in Australia and New Zealand, took over Kea Australia in June of this year and also owns
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3 Incredible Adventures in Victoria, Australia

Australia is an incredible country to explore, and each of its individual states provides more than its fair share of once-in-a-lifetime experiences. The only way to experience everything Australia has to offer is to travel through each of its states, stopping often and taking your time to really appreciate every
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