Sadly, due to the enduring and unpredictable government-imposed travel restrictions related to the pandemic, it is no longer viable for Newport Travel to continue trading. We have now permanently closed our doors and are looking for a new owner to lead the post-pandemic recovery once domestic and international travel in Australia reliably resumes. We would […]
Star Clipper Thailand - photo credit: Natalie Coleman
Laughter, joy, happiness, colour, water guns, music, dance, celebration This is Buddhist New Years Eve in Phuket .. in April!  We were fortunate enough to be there for this wonderful event that both visitors & locals can enjoy together. We spent 2 nights at the fabulous Club Med Resort Phuket located on the beautiful Karon […]
Vegetable farming on Inle Lake
a trip review by Rita Jansson-Ericsson Myanmar is one of those countries I’ll never forget. It’s on top of my list of magical places I’d like to visit again. The food was beautiful and the people were so friendly and welcoming. The ‘old’ Burma, now Myanmar, doesn’t get that many tourists every year so it’s […]