Travel With Bender

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Along our journey we meet lots of fascinating folks. This section of the website features stories from other people that we think you'll find interesting. We love learning from their experiences and this is our chance to share those with you.

  • Top 3 Australian Roadtrips

    Top 3 Australian Roadtrips By Gerri Sanderland

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    There is a good reason why tourism in Australia is one of the most successful industries around. With so many beautiful, diverse and simply magical places to visit, it can be a true pleasure to explore the lesser known areas and aspects of the country through a long, comfortable road trip.

  • Which Hawaiian Island is Right for you?

    Which Hawaiian Island is Right for you? By Victoria Harrison

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    People who have been to Hawaii can only describe this place as a tropical slice of paradise too beautiful to resist. But although you want to visit all of Hawaii’s splendid islands, which one ticks all the right boxes for you? Take this fun quiz and find out!

  • Skiing With Teenagers

    Skiing With Teenagers By Peter Tinter

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    Teenagers are at the age where they like to go off and do their own thing, without the embarrassment of parents hanging around and holding them back. It can be difficult to reconcile this attitude with keeping things safe on a family skiing holiday, but is it possible for everyone to have a good time?

  • 3 Things You Have to Experience in Val d’Isère

    3 Things You Have to Experience in Val d’Isère By Peter Tinter

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    Situated in the Rhône-Alpes region in southeast France on the border of Valoise National Park, Val d’Isère, along with Tignes, makes up the Espace Killy ski resort and is one of the most popular ski destinations in the country. But there is so much more then just skiing.

  • Starting Traditions: In Florence With the Kids

    Starting Traditions: In Florence With the Kids By Julia Perkins

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    Florence is one of those cities that’s best viewed by walking. The stunning architecture, colourful markets, and winding alleyways are made all the more unique when seen from the street. For a veritable open-air museum, stroll into one of Florence’s many plazas.

  • Gastronomy Of Valencia

    Gastronomy Of Valencia By Sophia Lopez

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    Valencia is currently witnessing a food and drink revolution with the birth of ‘gastro tapas’ and the ‘gin and tonic’ trend that is hitting the city. For those that want to follow the gastronomy trail and seek out some of the new, quirky and traditional food and drink attractions in the city here are some of the highlights of the gastronomic culture in Valencia.

  • “I Want No Arguing Back There” - How to Make Travelling With Kids Easier

    “I Want No Arguing Back There” - How to Make Travelling With Kids Easier By Josie Harpe

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    Your days of carefree, unplanned holidays may be over. Now that you’ve got kids, heading off on vacation may require all the organisation of a military operation. The important thing when you’re setting off on a trip is to make sure your children have plenty of things to keep them entertained. To help you avoid tears and tantrums while you’re en route to your destinations, bear these tips in mind.

  • Travel Disasters: Why You Really Need Insurance

    Travel Disasters: Why You Really Need Insurance By Sandra Blake

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    DON’T think you need travel insurance? Think again. That’s the message from Australians who have been injured overseas without travel insurance and their families. All it takes is a mosquito bite!

  • Experience An Amazing Journey By Going On A Cruise In Alaska

    Experience An Amazing Journey By Going On A Cruise In Alaska By Sarah Finland

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    There are many places on Earth that deserve to be seen during one’s lifetime, and one of these places is Alaska, with its wild and untamed wilderness and breathtaking scenery. You could spend the holiday of your lifetime by cruising through this wondrous region of the world! Here are a few reasons why going on a cruise in Alaska can provide you with one of the most intense and amazing experiences you could ever have.