Short guide to nightlife in Melbourne

Short guide to nightlife in Melbourne

Its prolific music scene and the constant flow of tourists make Melbourne's nightlife a force to reckon with. Once to night falls over this flourishing Australian city, its restaurants, bars, lounges and clubs are filled by an eclectic crowd. There's practically something for every category of tourists, from stag party groups to families and from music lovers to demanding business-type. I hope my short guide to nightlife in Melbourne will give you some ideas about how and where to spend a me... [ read more ]

Fun activities in Cairns for the whole family

Fun activities in Cairns for the whole family

With its fabulous nearby attractions and dozens of activities, Cairns makes a great family holiday destination. Not only is this Australian city close to Queensland's top attractions such as the Great Barrier Reef or Kuranda Rainforest, but it also does a wonderful job when it comes to entertaining its visitors. Families who are just transiting Cairns in their way to other attractions will not be disappointed is they choose to stay here a day or two: there are plenty of fun activities in Cai... [ read more ]

Top 5 Spas in Sydney

Top 5 Spas in Sydney

With a lively, attraction-packed city like Sydney, you chances to end your day weeping over your swollen feet are quite high. Sydney is a fabulous place to visit, but can also be very tiring. So what do you do if you want to be able to start fresh the next day? The answer is quite simple: head to the nearest spa! And to make things even easier, here's a list of the top 5 Spas in Sydney: Fleur de Lys A truly luxurious spa in the heart of Sydney, Fleur de Lys will enchant you with its sumptu... [ read more ]

Where to taste Australia's finest wines

Where to taste Australia’s finest wines

The sunny hills and valleys of Australia are home to some of the biggest wine producers in the world. Australian wines might not be as famous as French or Italian ones, yet they are exported all over the globe and enjoyed by millions of people. Not to mention that Australia's wineries have become a much-sought for touristic destination, helping Australia to promote its rural areas and sustainable tourism. Nevertheless, by now the real wine lovers might be wondering what exactly can Austra... [ read more ]

Best countryside resorts in Australia

Best countryside resorts in Australia

Farms and vineyards represent not only a revenue source for Australians, but also have a great potential for tourism. Picturesque landscapes along with the simplicity, discipline and authenticity of a farmer's lifestyle represent the main ingredients in a worry-free vacation at the countryside. As for Australia's world-famous wine-making regions, they have long been visited by globe-trotting wine lovers, and, increasingly often, by luxury-seekers. These are enough reasons to try and make a t... [ read more ]

Family attractions in Brisbane

Family attractions in Brisbane

  As the capital of Australia's most exotic state - Queensland - Brisbane is often regarded as a transit city: tourists don't spend here more than a few hours, and soon depart for Gold Coast, the rainforest reserves in the area or the Great Coral Reef. But Brisbane has much more to offer than an airport terminal. This is one of the largest, and liveliest Australian cities, and a great family destination for those willing to spend a least a couple of days here. Here's are some brief d... [ read more ]

Tips for watching the New Year fireworks show in Sydney

Tips for watching the New Year fireworks show in Sydney

Every year on the 31st of December, Sydney enters the competition for the best New Year's Eve fireworks show in the world. The Sydney Harbor becomes a huge, open-air scene for an impressive pyrotechnic display, and thousands, if not millions of people flock to Sydney to witness the event. Although anyone with a TV or internet access can watch the New Year fireworks in Sydney today, it still doesn't live up to the experience of actually being there. So for those anxious to be among the first ... [ read more ]

Top luxury resorts in Australia

Top luxury resorts in Australia

With its allegedly laid-back culture and epic landscapes, Australia makes a brilliant vacation destination. Deciding to pay the price of luxury and book a five-star resort can only add a plus of distinction and glamor to an otherwise enchanting experience. As for where are the top luxury resorts in Australia located, that's an easy answer: everywhere! The great advantage of deciding to book a luxury holiday in Australia is that you can experience almost every type of environment you can thi... [ read more ]