Australia's Best Zoos

Australia’s Best Zoos

Australia is certainly the place to learn about nature but if you are not the outdoorsy kind of tourist of you simply don't have enough time for wildlife watching tours, you have to stick with visiting the zoo. Luckily, Australia has some of the best and biggest zoos in the world. You will seldom find such a great diversity of species like in Australia’s best zoos. Not to mention that only the luckiest of tourists will get a chance to see a wombat, a koala and a kangaroo in just one tour. ... [ read more ]

Christmas Traditions in Australia

Christmas Traditions in Australia

Christmas is a big holiday in Australia so if you happen to be here during this time of the year get ready to celebrate! Australia is generally a warm country so, except for the southern regions, don’t expect to see much of the snow drops, fir trees and Christmas carols around the fireplace kind of stuff! However, Christmas traditions in Australia are not entirely different from those in Europe or the United States. But you give you a better idea of what Christmas means in Australia, here ... [ read more ]

Popular Holidays in Australia

Popular Holidays in Australia

A trip to Australia might be as long or adventurous as you want it, but before starting your journey it’s always essential to know a few basic things like when are all stores closed or when to expect a huge parade filling the streets. So, in order to avoid having your plans ruined by some public manifestation you had no idea about, I’ve decided to put together this small list of popular holidays in Australia. One important thing you should know about these holidays is that not all of the... [ read more ]

Top Hikes in Tasmania

Top Hikes in Tasmania

No real hiker can ever leave Australia without stepping foot on the wild and beautiful island of Tasmania. With its numerous parks and attractions, Tasmania is often visited by bushwalkers, ready to discover the magnificent landscapes and unique wildlife revealing themselves with every trail. As much of Tasmania’s territory is actually represented by national parks and wildlife reserves, the majority of the trails are very well marked. In many of the places you might even be able to hire a... [ read more ]

Top Five Australian Landmarks

Top Five Australian Landmarks

Australia is certainly a vast area to cover in just one holiday’s time. and it’s not only about its vastness, but also the numerous sports and activities that one might engage in. but no matter if it’s the unique fauna, the beaches or the adventure attracting you to visit Australia, you should always keep in mind that every country has its landmarks that you just can’t miss. The following top five Australian landmarks are exactly the kind of must-see, must-take-picture places I’m t... [ read more ]

Guide to Shopping in Brisbane

Guide to Shopping in Brisbane

Brilliantly located on the coast of tropical Queensland, Brisbane has all the advantages of a major, modern city and a perpetual summer. Tourists visiting Brisbane hardly ever have to suffer from hostile weather, which is a great news for both adventurers and shopaholics. In addition to the numerous attractions and various activities one might engage in, Brisbane is also one of the best places to shop in the whole country. One of the biggest and busiest cities in Australia, Brisbane can of... [ read more ]

Things to Do in Tasmania

Things to Do in Tasmania

The island of Tasmania is often regarded as the wildest side of Australia. The nature of Tasmania is not only unique, but also under many aspects unspoiled, which makes it a very popular destination with hikers and trekkers. Much of Tasmania’s surface is covered by protected areas: practically, no matter what route you might take, you’ll sooner or later enter the gates of some national park. But hiking and trekking are not the only activities you can practice on this fascinating island: ... [ read more ]

Short Guide to Watersports in Australia

Short Guide to Watersports in Australia

A record holder in terms of gorgeous beaches and sunny days, Australia is, needless to say, a water sport lovers’ paradise. Caught in the middle between the warm and tranquil Indian Ocean and the restless Pacific, Australia is the place where swimmers and surfers can each find their place. The diverse geography and the relatively warm climate offer ideal conditions for a wide range of watersports, from snorkeling to windsurfing. Watersports are very difficult to avoid in Australia (unless ... [ read more ]

Guide to Fun and Entertainment in Perth

Guide to Fun and Entertainment in Perth

Those looking for some fun time during their visit in Perth might find themselves in a great dilemma: with so many activities available, even a two week vacation might seem to short! Perth is a modern city with a pleasant climate which invites you to go outside and enjoy the urban landscape and the beautiful surroundings. There are tons of tours, restaurants, events, galleries and sport activities to choose from. Perth is renowned for its watersports and surf perfect beaches, but also for it... [ read more ]