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Taking Flight Blog

    Ashton Rigg

    Written by Ashton Rigg

    Ashton enjoys pilates and pie and lattes in equal measure. After studying journalism and marketing in beautiful Brisbane, she was scooped up by Flight Centre and has been living the ‘Flightie life’ ever since. Ashton has spun sentences for the likes of Australian Traveller and the Good Food Guide. Find her on Twitter and Instagram at @AshtonRigg.

    Recent Posts by Ashton Rigg

    6 March 2016

    6 Reasons Travel is Good for Your Health

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    29 February 2016

    Six Quick Questions with Travel Academy Student Amanda-Jean Babic

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    9 February 2016

    How to: Sweet-talk Your Way Around the World

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    31 January 2016

    12 Travel Buzzwords You Need to Know

    We seem to add new words to our vocabulary every day. Are you a Belieber? Do you Tweet? Did you follow choppergate? Can you even??
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    17 January 2016

    8 Movies That Inspire Travel

    Summer is in full swing and another public holiday (score!) is fast approaching, which can only mean one thing. Laying out the roundies at the beach? …
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    10 January 2016

    22 Ways Travel Makes You a Better Person

    They say travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer. It may be a well-worn cliché, but that doesn't make it any less true!  Travelling is …
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    3 January 2016

    5 Minutes with Certificate II in Tourism Scholarship Winner Jasmine Muir

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    27 December 2015

    Flight Centre Travel Academy’s Best Places to Visit in 2016

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    20 December 2015

    Insta-Wanderlust with Travel Academy Student Sophie Matters

    When @sophmatters popped up on our Instagram feed, we were instantly smitten. The budding photographer and travel blogger clearly has a serious case o…
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    14 December 2015

    Genius Packing Hacks That Will Change Your Life

    We’ve all got baggage – some more so than others. If you’ve ever lived out of a suitcase for a while you’ll know the struggle is real when it comes to…
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