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Rome, Italy
Mystery Tour 2019

Mystery Tour 2019

Our 2019 Mystery Tour begins on 1 June 2019. Have a read to see what the travellers have been up to!
Author: Julia Austin
Christmas

10 Enchanting Activities You Can Do on a European Christmas Holiday

Christmas time in Europe is like nothing else on Earth (especially when compared to Christmas in Australia!). From snow-covered Gothic cathedrals, to beautiful Christmas markets and alleyways dotted with choirs singing carols, Europe at Christmas time is something everyone should take the time to experience at least once.
Author: Julia Austin
Stay in touch while travelling
Travelling Tips

Staying in Touch While Travelling

It wasn’t that long ago Poste Restante was a traveller’s best friend - or at least provided access to them anyway. With so many platforms, messaging services, image sharing and social networks, it’s difficult to know where to start. If you are a little bamboozled by it all and don’t quite understand how to navigate modern communication technologies while you are on holiday - and you’re fearful of returning home to a massive bill shock in the process - here’s our rundown on how to stay in touch simply and cheaply.
Author: Michele Zavaglia
6 Stunning Sites to See in Sicily
Sicily

6 Stunning Sights to See in Sicily

Considering heading to Sicily this summer? It’s Italy, but not as you know it! Albatross Tours explores the top six sights to see in Sicily.
Author: Julia Austin
Handy Hints for Planning a Summer in Europe
Travelling Tips
Europe

Handy Hints for Planning a Summer in Europe

Every Australian should experience a European summer at least once. Explore the best countries to visit (and how to visit them) with Albatross Tours.
Author: Julia Austin
Reasons to Celebrate Christmas in Europe
Christmas
Europe

Reasons to Celebrate Christmas in Europe

Of the tens of thousands of travel choices you can make these days, this is one you have to do at least once in your life.
Author: Julia Austin
Travelling Tips

Snap Your Way Around Beautiful Europe

Europe is a photographers dream. For your chance to win with Albatross Tours, enter your favourite European photo taken on one of our tours.
Author: Julia Austin
Travelling Tips

A Comprehensive Guide to Surviving Long Flights

Do you have a long-haul flight coming up? Albatross Tours have put together tips for arriving at your destination fresh, rested and healthy after a long flight.
Author: Julia Austin
courtesy of Glenda Knight
Traveller Stories

Traveller Story: Snow Covered Mountains

Glenda travelled on our Christmas in the Slovenian Alps tour in December 2018. She experienced a perfect Christmas with snow covered mountains, Christmas lights, warm log fires and Christmas cheer all around.
Author: Julia Austin
Scandinavia
Winter Wonderland

Northern Lights, Ice Hotels and Huskies

It’s hard to put a finger on exactly why the Northern Lights appeal to us so much. One thing’s for certain, their attraction is far greater than sheer beauty alone.

Author: Julia Austin

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