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Australia Travel Tips

Sydney in One Day

By Viator, August 2014

As far as cities go, Sydney is enormous. It’s so big, in fact, that by some accounts it’s 10 times larger than Paris since it has so many suburbs. Though it’s easy to be overwhelmed by its size, the ...  Read more

Ultimate Winery Experiences

By Viator, August 2014

There was once a time—in the mid-1800s—when wine from Australia was considered inferior to that of Italy or France. Today, however, Australian vineyards have become so popular that if you were to ...  Read more

Seeing Glow Worms from the Gold Coast

By Viator, August 2014

When most travelers think of the Gold Coast, miles of beaches and perfect waves are what instantly come to mind. Away from the glitz of the shoreline, however, back in the bush and rural hinterlands ...  Read more

Wine Tasting in Australia and New Zealand

By Viator, August 2014

There was once a time when Australia and New Zealand were unknown to the Western world—yet today the two nations consistently rank as some of the most popular getaways in travel. While the ...  Read more

Melbourne Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 114 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

What's your pleasure? Sports? Shopping? Art? Food? Wine? Wildlife? Melbourne ticks all these boxes and more. Straddling the curvy, lazy Yarra River, Melbourne is Australia's second largest city and, ...  Read more

Spring Carnival in Melbourne

By Viator, August 2014

The Melbourne Cup really is a race that stops the nation with an estimated 20 million Australians watching the horse race on the first Tuesday in November each year. Running since 1861, the race is ...  Read more

Adelaide Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2014

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 6 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Once known as the ‘city of churches’, Adelaide cast off its conservative veneer many years ago. These days it’s a multicultural city that’s deservedly proud of its cultural and arts scene, fabulous ...  Read more

Fraser Coast Outdoor Activities

By Viator, August 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 27 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Fraser Island is the world’s largest sand island, meaning there’s plenty of space for enjoying fun outdoor activities. Start by spending some time at Seventy-Five Mile Beach. Named for its length of ...  Read more

3 Days in Launceston: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 1 Rating | Tours & Tickets

Launceston is a popular base for touring Tasmania’s north coast region, with great accommodation and dining options, and the nearby Tamar Valley for wine-tasting day trips. Day 1: Explore ...  Read more

3 Days in Perth: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 210 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Perth is a city with the sun turned up to ten. This stunning city on Australia's west coast, its modern central business district highlighted by a glamorous Indian Ocean backdrop, has shucked its ...  Read more

Best Beaches in the Whitsundays

By Viator, August 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 24 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Forget Bondi, Manly or even the Gold Coast. The best beaches in Australia aren’t at these admittedly iconic sites. No, they’re further north, surrounded by turquoise waters and teeming reefs, on ...  Read more

The Whitsundays Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 39 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Looking for luxury, glamor, world-famous beaches, and a little bit of wildlife? The Whitsundays and Hamilton Island can tick all those boxes. Check out this itinerary of cherry-picked attractions. ...  Read more

Great Barrier Reef Cruises

By Viator, August 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 53 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The Great Barrier Reef (off the coast of north-east Australia) is the world's largest reef system – so big it can be seen from outer space - and one of the seven natural wonders of the world. It's ...  Read more

Sydney Harbour Cruises

By Viator, August 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 425 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Sydney Harbour is one of the world’s most famous natural harbours, due, in large part, to its great beauty and excellent proximity to the excitement of big city living. 240 kilometers of shoreline ...  Read more

3 Days in Darwin: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 230 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Darwin, the capital of northern Australia, is closer to Jakarta than it is to Sydney, so it should come as no surprise that it looks outward to Asia as much as it looks inland to the rest of ...  Read more

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