Explore the great lands of Australia, and experience geographical diversity like you have never seen it before. Australia offers the once in a lifetime experience of the Sydney Opera House, the Great Barrier Reef, and the desert wilderness of the Australian Outback.
Many of the country’s most popular cities are coastal, and the surfing on the island is much more than amazing. Adventurous travelers from all around the globe make sure to take time out for Australia’s breathtaking display of life and natural beauty. Here are a few of the best travel destinations to check out in the land down under.
South Australia’s cosmopolitan coastal capital, Adelaide, is one of the most beautiful parkland areas of the continent. If you are looking to become a bit more seasoned in your cultural art awareness, Adelaide hosts a massive art festival annually.
The city also hosts the famed Art Gallery of South Australia, the South Australian Museum (devoted to natural history), and the most beautiful Adelaide Hills. Adelaide Hills is an ideal family destination with camping, mini golf, and the gorgeous fields of the local wineries.
The famed and beloved destination of Sydney, Australia is one of the most enriching destinations in the world. More people flock to this city every year than you could ever imagine. The city of Sydney, alone, can take up your whole vacation, so plan accordingly.
The city offers a plethora of exciting experiences to enjoy. Here is a quick listing of some of the most popular things to do in Sydney.
- Sydney Opera House
- Darling Harbour
- Harbour Bridge
- Royal Botanic Garden
- Sydney’s Tower
- The Skywalk
- Sydney Aquarium
- Taronga Zoo
- Wildlife Sydney Zoo
Cairns, Australia is considered the gateway to Earth’s vital, and beautiful, Great Barrier Reef. Cairns has a cool Esplanade, featuring a few seasoned bars and restaurants, complimented by an oasis in the form of a swimming lagoon.
The wildlife of Australia is one of the area’s most diverse locations. The Cairns Wildlife Dome is an awe-inspiring, enclosed, zoo that offers the opportunity to congregate with koalas and chill with crocodiles. Other attractions include:
- Cairns Tropical Zoo
- Cairns Night Zoo
- Kuranda Scenic Railway
- Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
Melbourne is the capital of Victoria, and is located in the southeastern region of the continent. The city’s center hosts plazas, bars, and tasty restaurants that sit by the Yarra River.
The arts and culture of Melbourne are an experience in itself. The Melbourne Arts Precinct has the Arts Centre and the National Gallery of Victoria. The National Gallery of Victoria features Australian and indigenous art pieces.
Sitting comfy on the Brisbane River, the city of Brisbane serves as the capital of Queensland, Australia. You will find enjoyment in the ferries that cruise the winding river waters, the Roma Street Parkland (a subtropical garden housing endangered plant life), and Mount Coot-tha (the site of Brisbane Botanic Gardens).