Aquarium of Western Australia  - A Visitor's Guide

Aquarium of Western Australia – A Visitor’s Guide

Australia has not only a fabulous nature but also great museums and facilities where one can learn everything about the unique ecosystems in this country. For those who haven’t got the time or possibility to dive in Australia’s waters and explore the Australian outback, the country’s fabulous zoos and aquariums represent a more than decent alternative. This is exactly the kind of situation that inspired today’s post: The Aquarium of Western Australia – A Visitor’s Guide.  Thi... [ read more ]

Australia's most remote beaches

Australia’s most remote beaches

Australia has been long praised for its numerous and beautiful beaches, which in no surprise considering that it is surrounded by two oceans and spreads over several climate zones. Practically, Australia can offer all types of beaches, from the silver sand crescents surrounding the lagoons and atolls in the Great Barrier Reef, to the large sand dune beaches in the South where only surfer groups dear to adventure. Places like Sydney, Cairns or Gold Coast are quite famous for their beaches, bu... [ read more ]

Budget Accommodation in Sydney

Budget Accommodation in Sydney

Flying to Sydney is certainly not cheap if you happen to leave anywhere except Australia. So any trick that can save you some vacation money is more than welcome, especially a nice hotel rate. Sydney is not a cheap place to travel but the great thing about it is that it can be quite affordable if you are willing to invest some effort. There are less central hotels and inns offering some very good deals, as well as a number of youth hostels, which is quite remarkable considering this is not E... [ read more ]

Best Climbing and Rappelling Places in Australia

Best Climbing and Rappelling Places in Australia

With all its famous beaches and surf spots, Australia is just as popular with mountaineers as it is with beach lovers. Actually, hiking and trekking are what Aussies call bushwalking, an widely popular sport in Australia. But Australia and Tasmania’s fabulous mountains are not all about hiking: adrenaline seekers can also find some of the best climbing and rappelling places in Australia. I invite you to take a look at these amazing adventure destinations and, who knows, maybe even try them... [ read more ]

Top Five Shopping Malls in Australia

Top Five Shopping Malls in Australia

Its huge, state of the arts shopping malls and the variety of brands and merchandise from both Europe and Asia make Australia a great shopping destination. Big cities like Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane impress through their compact, buzzing shopping districts where one can find not only luxury fashion brands like Armani or Gucci, but also aboriginal art, local designer boutiques or Asian antiques. Some of Australia’s big shopping centres can have up to several hundred stores, along with ... [ read more ]