7 Festivals Around The World That You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

7 Festivals Around The World That You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

We’ve all heard of Carnival, Coachella, and Oktoberfest, but the world is full of festivals, many of which we’ve never heard of. The good news is, the world is big enough for them all! Here are our picks for seven festivals around the world we bet you’ve never heard of....

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Top 5 Places to Enjoy Nature in Sydney

Top 5 Places to Enjoy Nature in Sydney

You might think that nature in Australia consists of just beaches, beaches, and more beaches. While we’re certainly not claiming that we don’t love this about Australia, travellers should know that the country has so much more to offer, even in the cities. Sydney is just such a spot, and...

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The Complete Guide to: Melbourne Travel

The Complete Guide to: Melbourne Travel

So you’re travelling to Melbourne – smart choice! This right here will give you everything you need to know about visiting Melbourne, from getting to and from the airport, to the best Melbourne books you should read, and the cool local spots you should check out. Getting To and From...

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Things to do in: Melbourne

Things to do in: Melbourne

We asked Tony, General Manager of Urban Adventures and long-time resident of Melbourne, to answer a few questions for us. Here, he gives us a local perspective on things to do in Melbourne. Where would you take your Mum on her birthday for a special local lunch? (When money isn’t an...

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Photo of the Week: Surf’s Up in Sydney

Photo of the Week: Surf’s Up in Sydney

We love a good beach shot here at Urban Adventures. This week’s pick for Photo of the Week was taken in Sydney, and even though these might not be the most sun-drenched shores you’ve ever seen, we still find this Sydney coastline pretty enticing. Any beach where you can count...

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What’s On In… Melbourne: Melbourne Now

What’s On In… Melbourne: Melbourne Now

Anyone who is going to be in Melbourne over the next few months and wants to instantly tap into their inner hipster should head straight for the National Gallery of Victoria. Here you’ll find an exhibition called Melbourne Now, which celebrates all things Melbourne through several forms of art and...

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Battle of Oz: Why You Should Visit Cairns

Battle of Oz: Why You Should Visit Cairns

Tucked away in the far north of Queensland, Cairns is the perfect place for a tropical climate all year round. Cairns serves as the take off point for many jaw-dropping adventures, whether you’re on a road trip or pumping your adrenaline with white water rafting, bungee jumping, and zip-lining, or...

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Battle of Oz: Why You Should Visit Melbourne

Battle of Oz: Why You Should Visit Melbourne

Coming to Australia? Definitely come to Melbourne! Melbourne is clearly the best city in Australia to visit, as it’s a juxtaposition of easy-to-find amazingness and incredible finds tucked away only to be discovered by true ‘urban adventurers’. To us, Melbourne can be summed up with the five Fs: funky, fashionable,...

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Battle of Oz: Why You Should Visit Sydney

Battle of Oz: Why You Should Visit Sydney

When it comes to summer in Australia, Sydney is clearly the best! Forget the rest and come see what Sydney has to offer. Not only is Sydney Australia’s largest city, but the sheer number of art, cultural, music, and sporting events in Sydney throughout the  summer is mind-boggling! We have...

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Battle of Oz: Why You Should Visit Perth

Battle of Oz: Why You Should Visit Perth

Take a walk on the west side, and head to Perth this summer! Summer in Perth is amazing, and you can count on the weather being amazing here for the whole season, more so than any other city in Australia. To us, that sort of picturesque beautiful weather can mean only...

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