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Taken a photo of an amazing view on your travels? Share your favourite photo of an amazing view on Instagram; landscape, sunset, mountain range or crashing ocean, it’s your choice. Hashtag your pic #wegobestview, and tag our Instagram accounts at @Wego_Travel... Read More

Exploring the Swan Valley food and wine trail

Following Perth’s meandering Swan River north, sits one of Australia’s most historic and picture perfect wine regions – the Swan Valley. Around 40 charming and historic wineries call this beautiful valley home, established in the 1920s by migrants... Read More

Theme parks, rainforests and beaches – The Gold Coast

Australia’s Gold Coast sits just one hour’s drive south of Queensland capital city Brisbane. As its name implies this cosmopolitan city is built beside a sweeping sandy beach that runs for 42 km’s. With such proximity to the Pacific Ocean, it’s no wonder it’s also... Read More

Brisbane – top 10 in the riverside city

Visit Brisbane and you’ll find a modern, vibrant city with a sunny, sub-tropical climate and unsurpassed natural beauty. Best of all, you’ll find friendly locals keen to show you around this pretty riverside city. They love their city and so will you. Climb Brisbane’s... Read More

Glebe – urban village magic

Not far from Sydney’s bustling city centre, where big business hums along at lightning pace, sits a small leafy suburb called Glebe. It’s historic houses are hotly sought after real estate. Victorian terraces sit beside charming workers cottages and tell... Read More

Lake Hillier: Pretty in Pink

It’s a magnificent mystery, but in Western Australia you can find the pinkest of pink lakes. On Middle Island, Lake Hillier looks like a giant piece of pink bubble gum, framed by sand dunes and the deep blue Southern Ocean. What’s most fascinating is that... Read More

Kenvin Pinardy: A photographic imagination

Capturing those special moments when you travel is part of the thrill of the experience. We all see the world in different ways, especially through the camera lens, and some make that vision an art form. Professional Indonesian photographer, Kenvin Pinardy, blurs... Read More

Shopping in Vietnam, the good stuff

Wandering through authentic local markets in Asia is an entire (and completely valid) reason for jumping on a plane for many of us. It’s the sights, the sounds, the colours, the smells; all accompanied by some great bargains to please and satisfy the most... Read More

Melbourne’s secret rooftop culture

There are rooftop bars, and then there are rooftop bars! In Melbourne, the latter, which was emphasised for impressiveness in case it didn’t translate, has become an art form. On the ground, Melbourne is a foodie heaven with cafes, fine dining and some of the... Read More

Nature’s own Fraser Island

Rainforests, wildlife, freshwater lakes, whale watching and the longest stretches of untouched beaches you’re likely to see. World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, just a short ferry ride from Hervey Bay on the coast of Australia’s tropical state of... Read More

12 months of Thailand

You’ve no doubt heard of the 12 days of Christmas, well we’ve put a slightly different take on that and created the 12 months of Thailand. Most of Asia is within a couple of hours flight time to the Land of Smiles but most of us only explore a small part... Read More

Getting the Sand Between Your Toes in Sydney

So you’ve landed in Sydney, and you’ve explored the gorgeous harbour, great restaurants, climbed the iconic ‘coat-hanger’ bridge. But with sunglasses, swimmers, and hat in hand, you’re itching to get to those legendary beaches! Me too.... Read More

Perth, Australia – the top 10

We forget how close Australia really is to Asia. Flights to Perth are only around five hours from Singapore, and there’s seven direct flights a day to the Western Australian capital. It’s a convenient and easy way to take a big bite of the land downunder,... Read More

Off the grid in Thailand

Exotic Thailand. One of the most popular countries in Asia to visit, attracts millions of tourists each year who seek out its special kind of charm, signature culinary delights and friendly smiles. You might be familiar with the buzz of Bangkok, the northern lush... Read More

Travel in the steps of Dream Makers 2 in Melbourne

Singaporean television drama inspires a passionate following in the Lion City. A hugely popular show; The Dream Makers II (Chinese: 志在四方II), travelled to Melbourne late last year, to film the show using one of Australia’s most popular cities as a... Read More

Cruising Singapore’s neighbourhoods

Singapore may be a small island but it’s big on variety. Each neighbourhood has its own character, charm and history, and before you start listing the regular must-sees, consider diving into the city as locals who live here do. You’ll capture the... Read More

Exploring the green behind the Gold (Coast)

Australia’s Gold Coast is also referred to as Surfers Paradise. Both names suit the miles and miles of golden beach that the relaxed city was built beside, and with a slower pace and mild winters, it’s extremely popular for family holidays for both local... Read More

Marry me in Fiji

Destination weddings are amazing! Marrying (excuse the pun) the excitement of travel and one of the greatest days of your life is enough to make you burst. Add all the people you love, friends and family, and you have all the ingredients for a fairy tale wedding.... Read More

Experiencing Sydney like a local

It’s one of the most visited cities in Australia, but you want to go beyond the icons and experience its true essence, right? We’ll show you how to enjoy Sydney like a Sydney-sider. Between the city and the deep blue sea Sitting right beside the Opera House and deep... Read More

Selangor; the jewel of Malaysia

Malaysia is one of the most diverse countries in Asia, which means if you’re visiting, you’re spoiled for choice when it comes to experiences. From the fast, yet relatively comfortable pace of life in Kuala Lumpur, to family theme park entertainment and... Read More

Fiji: 4 must-do experiences

Fiji is possibly one of the friendliest countries in the world. They share their beautiful group of islands with visitors from all over the world, and still manage to let their unique sense of humour and welcoming warmth shine through. This tropical paradise is... Read More

The Pinnacles – nature’s buildings

Mother Nature definitely spent considerable time creating so many incredibly diverse landscapes in Australia. There’s so many spots that defy the imagination in the land downunder, and in Western Australia’s Nambung National Park, she got very artistic. Rising like... Read More

Alaska Airlines flies passengers to the eclipse

There’s no better place to see a solar eclipse than from the sky. Joe Rao, an associate astronomer at the American Museum of Natural History’s Hayden Planetarium made a special request of Alaska Airlines, after discovering that their Flight 870 from... Read More

Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix approaches!

Start your engines, not long now until Melbourne ignites with the roar of one of the world’s most hotly contested motor races – the Formula One Rolex Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. From March 17 to 20, the world’s most expensive cars will compete in the... Read More

Discover some serious culture in Brisbane

Queensland’s relaxed capital of Brisbane, just an hour’s flight north of Sydney, was historically a small city representing the enormous state, which consists of tropical coastal towns, dramatic desert and rain-forests, and it’s also the gateway to the incredible... Read More

Heathrow’s lipstick colours by country

We do love London, and for so many things. Its long history, literary giants, great pubs, unique comedic style, irresistible Royal watching and let’s face it, absolutely fabulous shopping. Any authentic fashionista will tell you that the British capital has been... Read More

Exploring Sydney’s magical harbour

It’s one of the most iconic harbours in the world, framed by two equally iconic landmarks – the Harbour Bridge, and Opera House. While these are a must to experience, don’t miss out on exploring the rest of Sydney’s magical harbour. You’ll be pleasantly... Read More

Behind the scenes with Wego’s product development team

It was all lights, camera, action for Wego at Singapore HQ recently, when Google dropped in to film our talented team in a short video for the Android Developer Story series. Wego’s travel app for Android has proved extremely popular with travellers in the Asia... Read More

Star Wars puts a tiny Irish island on the map

You may not have heard of this tiny Irish island, yet I’m sure you’ll recognise it if you were one of the gazillion movie-goers who have seen the latest of the Star Wars series; Star Wars: The Force Awakens. This rugged and incredibly beautiful island is... Read More