Best day-trip destinations around Brisbane

Best day-trip destinations around Brisbane

The surroundings of Brisbane can be as charming (some might say even more charming) than the city itself. The area of Brisbane is one of the most scenic in Australia, with excellent beaches, endless tropical forests and abundant wildlife. Although Brisbane is one of the biggest cities in Australia, you will never be very far from amazing nature. Brisbane is a great destination for nature lovers, and you might also want to explore its countryside. Here are a few suggestions for a daily exc... [ read more ]

Best Australian destinations for watching kangaroos

Best Australian destinations for watching kangaroos

Kangaroos are a universally recognized symbol of Australia. The world's smallest continent, Australia is also quite isolated, which is why its flora and fauna are so unique. And no other Australian animal is more famous than the kangaroo. While it is true that you can see kangaroos in almost every major zoo around the world, it is only in Australia when you can see them in the wild. So if you want to make sure that you can take a good look at these fascinating animals, try any of the next... [ read more ]

Best Hikes in Australia

Best Hikes in Australia

Australia has always seemed to me like more of a hiker’s paradise than a couple’s retreat. And considering the country’s various climate zones, vast wilderness areas and numerous national parks, no wonder that most of the tourists are looking for adventure rather than spas and five star hotels. And with its thousands of miles of scenic, well-maintained  trails, Australia won’t disappoint them. Actually, Aussies have such a love for hiking that they have adopted it under the more pop... [ read more ]