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 ]

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 ]

Shopper's Guide to Melbourne

Shopper’s Guide to Melbourne

Melbourne might not have the international fame or the allure of Sydney, but, in terms of business and shopping, Melbourne is second to none. While tourists flock to Sydney to admire its landmarks and enjoy its sunny beaches, Melbourne makes an ideal destination for a shopping vacation. From high street shopping to the huge factory outlets at the city's outskirts, Melbourne's commercial centers are meant to appeal all categories of buyers. And the more time you spend strolling through its fa... [ read more ]

Luxury Travel in Sydney

Luxury Travel in Sydney

Australia's biggest and most iconic city, Sydney, attracts millions of tourists every year, for pleasure or for business. It's iconic status and constant flow of tourists not only help Sydney economy thrive, but also allowed for the development of a strong luxury travel sector. And here I don't mean only the big international hotel names that have sprung in Sydney's Central Business District. But also a great variety of boutique hotels, luxury stores and Michelin starred restaurants, ready t... [ read more ]

Guide to Visiting the Australian National Maritime Museum

Guide to Visiting the Australian National Maritime Museum

With so much water around, no wonder that Australia is home to so of the coolest maritime museums in the world. This young nation is proud in its maritime history, and this becomes obvious when visiting attractions like the National Maritime Museum. This Sydney based museum attracts a considerable amount of Sydney's millions of tourists due to its various exhibitions and full scale ships. For a small sample of what this museum has to offer and how, when and why to get there, check out my... [ read more ]

Top Attractions around Melbourne

Top Attractions around Melbourne

Australia’s second largest city and number one economic hub makes a great destination not only for business persons and urban explorers, but also for the outdoorsy tourists wanting to explore Victoria’s nature and attractions. Melbourne itself has hundreds of sights and attractions – enough to keep you busy for a couple of weeks – but if you ever feel like taking a day trip and escaping the agitation of this big city, here’s a nice list of  top attractions around Melbourne: M... [ read more ]

Sydney Opera House Facts and Figures

Sydney Opera House Facts and Figures

  If there is one image at the sight of which almost every person around the world would say ‘Australia’ without hesitation, that is for sure the image of Sydney Opera House. With a very original design, the building of the opera house has been a true landmark for Australia’s biggest city for almost 40 years now. But what is so special about this building that makes it so famous and so appreaciated all over the world? The following Sydney Opera House facts and figures guide... [ read more ]

A Guide to Perth Nightlife

A Guide to Perth Nightlife

As the only big city on Australia’s not so populous Western Coast, Perth faces a whole different set of challenges than Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. A multicultural city and major tourist hub, Perth has enough attractions, eateries and clubs in order to entertain and ever increasing number of tourists. Which means that getting bored is not an easy job in a place like Perth. Check out this guide to Perth nightlife and see which are the trendiest restaurants, bars and clubs in the West Au... [ read more ]

Attractions around Sydney

Attractions around Sydney

It’s hard to imagine that someone will ever get bored of Sydney, Australia’s biggest and best known city. With superb beaches, world-renowned universities and cultural institutions, a huge business district and thousands of shops, restaurants and clubs, Sydney is likely to please even the most demanding traveller. However, the surroundings of Sydney can be just as interesting to explore. Those planning to escape the madding crowd and go for a day trip somewhere nice should check out ... [ read more ]