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How much should I tip on a walking tour?

As we run Adelaide’s daily tips-based walking tour, a question we get asked a lot is, “How much should I tip?”. Let’s be honest. It’s an awkward situation, for the traveller as well as us. Though, at the heart of … Read More

A traveller’s perspective of Anzac Day

As Australians and New Zealanders mark another Anzac Day with commemorations, it’s worth reflecting on how learning about a country’s past forms a great travel experience. For many travellers, the idea of exploring the world is more than just an … Read More

Harmonious travel on walking tours

On Harmony Day, we wear orange. In Australia on March 21, we celebrate Harmony Day. This is, as the organisation behind it officially quotes, “a day of inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging for everyone”. It coincides with the … Read More

How a private Adelaide walking tour can benefit travellers

I love promoting Adelaide as a ‘secret capital’. I firmly believe Adelaide is still Australia’s best kept secret (out of the major cities, at least), for a number of reasons that I will touch on in a separate blog post. … Read More

An Adelaide female tour guide’s ethic

International Women’s Day has come and gone for another year, but the day gave me thought about how men and women compare within the tourism industry. To put this in context: as an Adelaide woman, I come from a city … Read More