Australia's Top Wine Festivals

Australia’s Top Wine Festivals

There is no doubt that Australia, one of the world's top wine producers, can be an appealing destinations from a wine-lover's perspective. A country with an authentic wine culture, Australia  is home to an impressive number wine festivals and wine-related events. From the classical countryside harvest fest to the urban food and wine show, there are numerous occasions for anyone interested in Australian wines to indulge in the country's best wine varieties. Also, Australia's top wine festiva... [ read more ]

Kid-Friendly Attractions in Melbourne

Kid-Friendly Attractions in Melbourne

A popular business and sports destination in Australia, Melbourne should not be mistaken for an adult-only city. Quite the contrary: there are numerous kid-friendly attractions in Melbourne, suitable for all tastes and ages. An iconic amusement park, a world-famous zoo and aquarium, dozens of urban playgrounds, and a truly remarkable natural setting are some of Melbourne's greatest attributes when it comes to family attractions. If you are looking for places in Melbourne where to spend so... [ read more ]

Tips for spending Christmas in Australia

Tips for spending Christmas in Australia

Could you imagine Santa showing up in a convertible or riding the waves on a surf boat? Well, if you decide to travel to Australia for Christmas, these wild creations of your imagination might as well become reality. Christmas falls in the middle of summer in Australia, which makes everything a bit different. Those not willing to put up with below zero temperatures and several inches of snow, or those who are just curious to see a different side of this popular holiday will probably enjoy th... [ read more ]

Hot Air Ballooning in Australia Tips

Hot Air Ballooning in Australia Tips

With a great diversity of landscapes, Australia is a great place for hot air ballooning! Whether you’ll be visiting the Australian outback and its solitary rocks, the picturesque wine regions, the endless rainforests or the thriving cities with their sophisticated urban landscape, a balloon ride can provide you with both the thrill of adventure and the panoramic pictures that would make even professional photographers weep. Check out these hot air ballooning in Australia tips and find out ... [ read more ]

Victoria's Best Nature Reserves

Victoria’s Best Nature Reserves

Australia’s smallest continental state, Victoria displays an incredible diversity in terms of nature. With over three quarters of its population living in the Melbourne metropolitan area, Victoria has plenty of unspoiled nature to explore. Actually, despite its relatively small size, the state has about 60 national parks and nature reserves, comprising a great variety of habitats, from semi-dessert to marine eco-systems.   Today I invite you to a virtual tour of Victoria’s best nature ... [ read more ]