ANZAC Day

ANZAC Day is an enormously special day for Australians and New Zealanders, a day which is set aside in honour of those who perished on April 25th 1915 during the First World War in Gallipoli. It’s certainly something that every Aussie and Kiwi should consider attending; and with a range of tours on offer, one can even tie in the solemn dawn service with tours of the fascinating land of Turkey and areas beyond.

Gallipoli – Coming Home

By John Stuart. John Stuart has kindly permitted us to share his poignant piece ‘Coming Home‘ with you all. We’re proud and privileged to publish these very evocative words on the eve of the 98th anniversary. John is  Australian writer living in … Continue reading

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ANZAC Day in Egypt

A member of our team shares her experiences of the ANZAC Day Dawn Service at the Commonwealth War Memorial Cemetery in Cairo this morning. Often forgotten are the brave ANZAC servicemen that died beyond the shores of Gallipoli, many serving along … Continue reading

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Commemorating ANZAC Day 2012 with London Legacy

With ANZAC Day just around the corner, many people’s thoughts turn to remembering those who have fallen in service to their country, especially at Gallipoli during the First World War. Read on for details about how to win tickets to … Continue reading

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Paying tribute to the heroes of El Alamein, Egypt

El Alamein in Egypt is an area known for its Commonwealth Cemetery and War Museum, as it was an area which saw heavy fighting during the Second World War. Many brave young men lost their lives here or in the … Continue reading

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ANZAC Day 2011 – a photo blog from the On The Go team.

Emma went on an ANZAC Day tour in 2011 and compiled this photo blog. ANZAC Day occurs annually and commemorates the landing of the ANZAC troops at Gallipoli, Turkey during World War One. For more on ANZAC Day and the tours … Continue reading

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A day of reflection: 11/11/2011

The 11th of November, Remembrance Day. A day that stirs all kinds of emotions in those whose countrymen were involved in the World Wars, or for that dwindling amount of men and women who were there and experienced it first-hand … Continue reading

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Making a pit-stop in Istanbul, Turkey

Turkey has to be a favourite destination of mine, and with friends heading over to Europe in the next few months they asked me if it would be worth stopping in Istanbul for just a day. I think they’d be … Continue reading

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The TNT Magazine Legacy Ball: commemorating ANZAC Day

    ANZAC Day is coming up again on the 25th of April. In commemoration of this important  event, you’re invited to go along to the ANZAC Ball on Friday April 15th, a black tie event held at Australia House in … Continue reading

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Living it up in Cappadocia

Turkey’s Cappadocia region is one of the greatest places on earth. Cappadocia has a lovely small-town feel; and of course there are the caves to explore! It’s filled with caves, just like the Flintstones. My tip is to always to … Continue reading

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ANZAC Day

This was something I always wanted to do …and now have. Firstly I must warn everyone that this is not an easy thing to do. We were there to pay our respects, and in a way this is the Australian … Continue reading

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