Melbourne & Beyond

Quokka: an animal you didn't know you could see in Australia

Things You Didn’t Know You Could See/Do In Australia

We all know the things that Australia is known for: Beautiful beaches and turquoise waters, barefoot surfers, icons like the majestic Great Barrier Reef and the Sydney Opera House, quarrelsome kangaroos and cuddly koalas, barbecues, venomous arachnids, vegemite… The list … Read More

A tour group pose in front of a tour bus

What Is A Tour And Why Should You Go On One?

For First Time Solo Travellers Or less-experienced travellers in general, making decisions when trying to plan for the ultimate travel adventure can be incredibly daunting. How to get from one place to another, how to see everything you want to … Read More

Traveller skydives with instructor

When Is The Best Time To Take A Gap Year?

It’s The Question Worth A Million Dollars… Or at the very least, a couple thousand. When is the perfect time to take a gap year? If you’re indecisive by nature, it’s a question that will make your skin crawl. And … Read More

Why Melbourne Is A Great Place To Work On Your Gap Year

You may have guessed it already, but we really love Melbourne and everything it has to offer. We’ve written a blog on why it’s such a good place to start your travels, but why is it such a great place … Read More

6 Instagram Accounts You Need To Follow If You’re Coming To Melbourne

Instagram! We love it Whether you are looking up a destination you’re about to travel to, stalking your favourite travel blogger on Insta stories or scrolling constantly through #wanderlust, there’s no hiding from the fact that Instagram is a great … Read More

Mornington Peninsula | The Most Underrated Place In Australia?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U2Z8KlS6xrk Mornington Peninsula has everything you could ask for – breathtaking views, secluded beaches and wine. What else? It’s only one hour from the worlds most liveable city – Melbourne, Australia.  I WANT FREE TRAVEL ADVICE CLICK HERE

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW | We’re Loaning The Most Liveable City To Vienna – Melbourne

With the shock news that Vienna, Austria has stolen the ‘World’s Most Liveable City’ crown from Melbourne. We here at Welcome To Travel was able to secure an exclusive interview with the actual city to get their thoughts on the whole … Read More

Things Never Said In Thailand

WE FOLLOWED UP A HIT! After out first video ‘Things Never Said By Backpackers’ went crazy we kept getting asked to do a follow up. Fortunately we had already written this and had a flight booked to Thailand, but there a … Read More

Things Never Said By Backpackers

Things Got A Little Crazy After Uploading This! In just 7 days this video about backpacking and specifically staying in hostels we reached over 5 million views! SAY WHAAAAAAT! It is great to know that all of our hostel and … Read More

Bloggers Thoughts On Melbourne: Totally Sam’s World

Totally Sam’s World is an informative and thoughtful travel and lifestyle blog written by Samantha Smith. Sam is originally from the Hampshire, UK and after travelling the world and ticking off a lot of her travel goals and pole-ing around … Read More