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Unexpected Foreign Laws

Laws exist either for a good reason, or because there used to be a good reason. Or maybe they are just the by-product of some bureaucratic misunderstanding. No chewing gum in Singapore. We have all had at least one unpleasant sticky moment with gum at some point. This may not be such a bad restriction. […]

Why use an Airport Shuttle Bus?

Advantages of Airport Transfers Sydney Sydney’s public transport is fine, but travelling to the airport requires the use of the private airport link. This gets very pricy, especially for large groups. Public transport to the airport will take at least two trains, and possibly busses. And you still have to get to the train station […]

Australian Myths

Foreigners will inevitably get the wrong impression of another country. Real cultures are a mixture of diverse elements, especially if they are multicultural. They can never be reduced to a single pattern. Some foreigners have the impression of Australia: We all live on the beach. While 80% of Australians are within an hour’s travel of […]

Flight Advice

A few flight attendants, pilots, and those who fly frequently offer some experience based advice to out airport shuttle drivers. It’s best not to take shoes, off, or at least walk around the plane barefoot. You don’t know what other travellers have been walking through. There are regular cleanings conducted on planes, but the other […]

Jet Lag

Most of us are in the habit of sleeping for a set number of hours during the night. This habit is determined by several interconnected factors including daylight, temperature and mealtimes. When travelling we may change time zones, and find that our sleeping habit is not in line with local day and night hours. We […]