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Australia - Beauty in Diversity
Many splendors of Beautiful Land
Australia is a land of many splendors. Where else are you likely to find over 22,800 miles of unbroken coastline, buttery beaches, wild Outback, colorful, scintillating cities, ancient Aboriginal culture, a multitude of flora and fauna, and the Great Barrier Reef? With over 3,000 national reserves, Australia is a breathtakingly beautiful country. The country has over 15 World Heritage Centers and is a traveler's delight. The warmth of the Australians and their love of culture and life are highly infectious and you may not want to get back.
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Most Visited Cities of Australia
Each city of Australia has its own distinct experience to offer. Australians take the preservation of their culturally rich and naturally beautiful cities very seriously. Each city has a warm soul, though.
 
 
 
Canberra

The capital of Australia, Canberra, is a beautiful and almost fully planned city. Canberra is home to the National Museum, the National Library, and the National Gallery of Australia.

Brisbane

Brisbane is the capital of the state of Queensland and has a very vibrant cultural and sports life.

Sydney

Best known for the Opera House, Sydney is the most populous city in Australia and the capital of New South Wales.

Melbourne

The Cultural Capital of Australia, Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and is the hub of Australian movies, music, and fashion.

Perth

The City of Lights, Perth, is the state capital of Western Australia. It is a coastal city with a rich art scene.

Darwin

Recreation and leisure are at the heart of Darwin, the capital of the Northern Territory of Australia. The city hosts the popular Darwin Festival.

 
When To Visit Australia
 
Best Time to Visit:
April to September, October
 
Best Weather:
September and October
 
Affordable Rates:
Mid April to late August
 
Most Crowded:
June to August
 
Avoid Visit:
November to March
 
Australia Travel Tips
To enter Australia you will require a visa or an ETA (Electronic Travel Authority) Please check with your embassy/travel agent when you make travel plans.
Save up the receipts for your purchases in Australia. Customs officials may want to see them on your way back.
Australia operates on 240 volts AC / 50 hertz electricity. To operate your personal electrical appliances you will need an appropriate plug.
Tipping is not compulsory in Australia; it is nice, though, to leave a tip if you have received good service.
South Australia is a lot colder than the north. You may wisely carry a warm sweater or comforter even in summer.
 
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When the British landed in Australia and established a settlement here there were about 300,000 Aboriginal people living on the island. They spoke over 250 languages.
Canberra, the capital of Australia was designed by American architect Walter Burley Griffin who won a competition to design the city in 1912.
The Sydney Harbor Bridge is the widest steel arch bridge in the world. The bridge was inaugurated in 1932.
 
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