Category: travel

Love island

No not the cheesy TV reality show but Sziget Festival in Budapest, Hungary. Sziget must feature on any international festival goer’s bucket list. Billed as the island of freedom and love this seven day festival, held on a Danube island some 5 km from central Budapest, encompasses music (all genres), dance, art, circus, film, workshops,

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Attracted to Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island accora Cleveland Bay from Townsville, Queensland

Just twenty minutes by ferry from northern Queensland’s Townsville, across Cleveland Bay lies the tropical paradise (and Townsville suburb) of Magnetic Island. Named after an incident where Captain Cook’s navigational instruments went on the blink, there’s (sadly) nothing actually magnetic about the place but there’s still plenty of attraction. The foot passenger ferry is packed with

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