Feed the shark, see with your own eyes the real coral jungle, huge turtles, sea crocodiles, squids, octopuses, rare bird nesting places – the Great Barrier Reef will provide this opportunity to everyone without difficulty. The Great Barrier Reef consists of three thousand reefs and nine hundred coastal islands, and is considered the largest natural object on the planet that created living organisms. Its area significantly exceeds the territory of England – a reef park with a total area of almost 344.5 thousand km. sq. stretched along the Australian northeast coast for 2.5 thousand km. Basically, the park is located under water and, according to many researchers, ninety percent have not yet been studied. At the same time, it is 300 km from the south from mainland Australia, and 32 km from the north. Continue reading
Where to go in Australia, what to see and how long does it take to get to know Australia?
Of course, for the first and basic acquaintance with the 5th continent, Melbourne and Sydney are the first and main places to visit in Australia. It’s minimum.
If you have enough time and the budget is not running out, then it is worth including the cities of Cairns (with the BBB) and Darwin in the program of trips around Australia, it is also possible to include the Red Center and Tasmania. Everything, of course, depends on which tours and program you would like to choose in these cities and places.
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Today, more and more people prefer to relax actively, rather than contemplatively. And the leader in this sense is sea recreation with scuba diving or diving. Every year, millions of tourists travel around the world in search of the most attractive places for this hobby. There are many of them on our planet, but one of them the most popular is Australia. For lovers of scuba diving there is where to turn around: picturesque lagoons with clear blue water, amazingly beautiful straits, but the most important thing is the Great Barrier Reef. Among divers, diving here is akin to conquering the Himalayas. However, far from all the islands of the Great Reef are open to widespread visits.
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