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The Barossa, by Dennis Bunnik

How much do you know about the Barossa?

There’s no doubt that you’ve heard of the Barossa. An internationally acclaimed wine region, and one of Australia’s best known, the Barossa is home to some of the world’s best wine and oldest vines.
Credit: Miles Holden

The magical Franz Josef Glacier

The Franz Josef Glacier, or Kā Roimata o Hine Hukatere as it is known in Māori, is a spectacular 12-kilometre-long temperate maritime glacier on the western coast at the Westland Tai Poutini National Park in New Zealand.

Photo guide | Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland

Located in Rotorua, the iconic Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland is set in an active geothermal area within the Oktataina Volcanic Centre. Meaning ‘sacred waters’ in Māori, Wai-O-Tapu is a spectacularly diverse and colourful landscape, filled with huge volcanic craters, steaming vents, sinter terrace formations, colourful hot and cold springs and surrounded by a lush bush setting. See some of the magnificent sights to be found here within our photo guide.

Confidence in Travelling | Health and Safety on Tour

Traveller safety is our highest priority. Bunnik Tours’ has therefore adopted the covid safe travel protocols released by the Council of Australian Tour Operators (CATO) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) to ensure a high level of hygiene and safety on our tours. Bunnik Tours has always practiced social distancing through our policy of using full sized coaches for small groups.

The beauty of Lalibela

Lalibela would have to be one of the most fascinating places I have ever visited. Exploring the World Heritage listed churches is like being part of a real-life Indiana Jones movie.
Credit: Rama

Hands On with Ethiopian cuisine

Eating with your hands and getting your fingers messy scooping up various stews and curries is customary and part of the overall enjoyment of Ethiopian cuisine.

Snow-covered Jewels of Dalmatia

There’s something magical about Europe in winter, particularly when its draped in spectacular white snow. Normally Bunnik’s Jewels of Dalmatia small group tour is run during summer, however on this particular trip, we hosted travel agents who got a sneak peek at this region, experiencing it in all its glory as a winter wonderland.

Uncovering Croatian Cuisines

Full of fresh produce and centuries old traditional recipes, Croatian cuisines are a delight for all the senses. If you’re curious to know the best Croatian dishes, read on to discover our top picks...

10 interesting facts about Ethiopia

Ethiopia – I’m sure you know the name, but how much do you actually know about this intriguing African nation? With beautiful landscapes, wonderful wildlife, a quickly growing economy and friendly locals, it should definitely be on your travel bucket list.