Welcome to the official Visa First blog!

Here you’ll find top tips for working holidaymakers, our picks for this year’s best tourist destinations, business travel advice & much more



5 of the Most Classic West Coast Drives

If you’ve ever dreamed of taking the ultimate road trip, the western coast of the United States has some of the most scenic beauty the country has to offer. From the North to the South, you can soak in majestic mountains and pristine coastlines or take in some of the histories of the area. The […]

read more arrow

6 Great Ways to Embrace Thai Culture

Thailand may be famous for its glowing neon nightlife and full moon parties, but the real beauty of Thailand lies beneath all that. It’s the luscious, natural landscape, fantastic food and slower pace of life that should really put Thailand in your top five must-visit countries. The real essence of Thailand lies in its unique […]

read more arrow

Punta Cana: More than Just Spectacular Beaches

Sometimes when you travel, it’s just as much fun to do it on the cheap and you don’t feel as though you’re missing out on anything. Sure, you might be staying in a hostel dorm room instead of a five-star hotel, and your late-night snacks might come from a vending machine instead of hotel room […]

read more arrow

Famous Scottish Film Locations

Scotland’s scenery is world-famous, with spectacular hills, glens and ruined castles that captivate the imaginations of thousands of tourists each year. The movie industry is certainly not immune to this appeal, and every year Hollywood comes to Scotland in search of unique locations for a variety of feature films. Film buffs who are visiting Scotland […]

read more arrow

The Best Bucks Party Locations in Australia

Australia can spoil you for choice when it comes to organising a Bucks Party and deciding where to go for an unforgettable weekend or evening. This article should help you decide where the best Bucks Party location in Australia is for you and your memorable celebrations. Melbourne, Victoria Melbourne is Australia’s own version of Sin […]

read more arrow

A Guide to Oktoberfest in Germany

Oktoberfest is the iconic celebration of fun, food, and festivities in Germany. The festival focuses on many aspects of German life and culture, including beer, historical events, and a celebration of German life. If you love German culture and food, you won’t want to miss attending the world’s largest Oktoberfest in Munich. When is Oktoberfest? […]

read more arrow

The best things to do in Melbourne, Australia

Located within the State of Victoria, the sophisticated city lies in the south-east corner of mainland Australia, and with a wide range of activities and attractions, it comes as no wonder that the Economist Intelligence Unit considers Melbourne to be the most liveable city in the world. Here are the top 3 things to do […]

read more arrow

4 Activities You Must Do When Visiting England

Are you planning a holiday visit to England? If you answered “yes” to this question, then it’s time to start deciding what sites you’ll want to see and what activities you’ll want to take part in. Your options are limitless. If you have a well-organized plan, then you may even find yourself being able to […]

read more arrow

5 Types of Travellers You Should Avoid

Going on a solo travel adventure can be a fun and liberating experience for some but for others, they prefer travelling with company. Choosing who to explore the world with is crucial to the success of your trip. At the end of the day, you do not want to be stuck in some random airport […]

read more arrow

The Top 4 Camping Sites in Scotland

Scotland is a beautiful place, and it is no wonder that it is one of the most popular places to camp in the UK. Scotland is home to many beautiful camping spots, with locations that are suited to novice campers and experienced campers alike. You won’t want to miss these four amazing Scottish campsites and […]

read more arrow