Australia Travel Guide
The sixth largest nation in the world, Australia is a prosperous and accomplished country which is often praised for its high quality of life and civilian freedoms. It has a population of around 20 million people, the majority of whom live in the ten largest cities. Australia is a country of extremes; from the exciting urban bustle of the largest city, Sydney, to the great stretches of wilderness in the Australian outback. It’s a prime destination for tourists and travellers, with agreeable weather year round, beautiful beaches and vast expanses of natural beauty. If you’re looking to experience indigenous culture, interesting wildlife, clear waters or extreme sports, Australia may be the place for you!
Here are our suggestions for an Australian holiday
Brisbane: capital of Queensland, Brisbane has recently transformed into a slick, cosmopolitan city with something of a relaxed vibe. It’s full of art galleries, live music and has a cafe culture which makes it a perfect base for the start of your Australian adventure.
Cairns: a paradise for those seeking adventure sports thrills, Cairns is a small city which is great for tourists. Being located close to the mountains, ocean and the rainforest means you won’t be short of things to do here!
Melbourne: Home of the fictional TV show Neighbours, Melbourne is Australia’s second biggest city and has a fantastic mix of culture and sports. It has exciting Victorian-era architecture and is situated on the Yarra river.
Perth: With arguably some of the best beaches in Australia, you won’t want to miss the white sand and aqua waves which are just outside Perth City Centre. The city also hosts the Big Day Out music festival with draws crowds from across the country.
Sydney: With a reputation as one of the world’s most beautiful, likable cities, Sydney is a harbour city which boasts the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House – two of the world’s most famous landmarks. It’s also close to beaches and nearby national parks, making it a must see.