Author: Haleigh O'Brien

Avon River, Christchurch
By Destination, New Zealand

Your Travel Guide to Christchurch

With a buzzing foodie scene, world-famous street art, and splendid green spaces everywhere you look, Christchurch has solidified its place as one of New Zealand’s best travel destinations, loved by locals and visitors alike. Check out our guide to the South Island’s biggest city below:  FOOD & DRINK  From tasty […]

Vienna, Australia
River Cruise

Storyteller Series: Active & Discovery on the Danube

An Avalon Active & Discovery river cruise along the enchanting Upper Danube is an experience like no other. With your choice of daily Classic, Active, and Discovery excursions, there are ample opportunities to dive into Europe’s most fascinating destinations, from its storybook towns to its captivating cities.   As part of Avalon’s new Storyteller Series of Suite Ship sailings, you’ll also have the chance to cruise the Danube in the […]

Queenstown
By Destination, New Zealand

48 Hours in Queenstown

Voted as one of the best small cities in the world, Queenstown remains the ultimate year-round getaway. From an action-packed morning hitting the ski slopes of Cardrona to a blissful afternoon relaxing in a scenic hot tub, followed by an evening in the city sampling world-class food and wine – your options are endless. Here’s what 48 hours in […]

Regensburg, Germany
By Destination, Europe, River Cruise

Special Interest Cruises Along The Rhine River

A cruise with Avalon Waterways along Europe’s timeless Rhine river holds something for everyone. Whether you’re an aspiring photographer or have an appreciation for a well-crafted Pilsner, these special interest cruises will unite you with your passions, and other like-minded travellers, all while weaving your way down the romantic waterways of the Rhine.  For the Photographer: The […]

Eagles Nest, Bay of Islands
By Destination, New Zealand

New Zealand’s Coolest Accommodation

Comprised of rolling hillsides, dramatic mountain ranges and pristine coastlines, New Zealand is a scenic wonderland, boasting some of the most astonishing landscapes in the world. It’s no surprise then that it’s home to a plethora of unique accommodation options. From luxurious lodges and off-the-grid glamping getaways to hillside hamlets and idyllic island escapes, […]