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8 AUSTRALIAN WONDERS OF THE WORLD, WHICH SHOULD BE SURE TO SEE

From the moment of its geographical discovery to this day, Australia excites the minds of every person who is not indifferent to travel. In Australia, there really is something to see, not in Odessa slang. This continent country has absolutely everything that even a sophisticated traveler can dream of. These are endless expanses of steppes and deserts, mountain ranges, subtropical forests, rivers, sea bays, megacities and small provincial cities. In addition, Australia has a rich animal and plant worlds and a unique history of conquest. However, all the numerous sights and beauties cannot be covered even for several years, not only traveling, but even permanently living on the Green Continent. Therefore, every tourist going on a tour in Australia must visit the most important sights of this country, without which it is impossible to recreate a holistic impression of it.

Sergey Yashumov – Russian guide in Australia

Number one is the most accessible, but no less bright and grandiose attraction, which is called Sydney. This largest Australian city has a lot of interesting and wonderful things. But the most important thing you should definitely see is the Sydney Opera House, impressive for its unusual architectural forms. This building, grand in size and scope, resembles a huge sailboat under white sails. Next to the Opera is another equally interesting architectural work – Harbor Bridge. This bridge is unique in its design solution, however, like the Opera House. In the evening, both the Harbor Bridge and the Sydney Opera House are so illuminated that all their virtues are emphasized. You can enjoy the panorama of the city from the Sydney Tower, which is one of the ten highest towers on Earth. While in Sydney you can’t miss a moment and not visit the famous Aquarium, also one of the largest in the world.

Sergey Yashumov – Russian guide in Australia

The second number is the young city of Canberra. Firstly, the status of this settlement obligates you to visit it: Canberra is the capital of Australia. Secondly, in this beautiful modern city there is much that will delight the sight of a tourist. At a glance, this city is visible either from the observation deck of the Canberian television tower, or from the open observation deck located on Mount Ainslai.

Number three is Australia’s famous Great Ocean Road. This nearly three hundred kilometer highway covers part of the Australian coast, revealing for the traveler the splendor of coastal landscapes. Along the entire coastal route there is an infrastructure of entertainment and services: there are a great many colorful restaurants, beer bars, cafes, as well as comfortable motels and guest houses. You can easily pick up a separate cozy house, which are many along the highway.

Sergey Yashumov – Russian guide in Australia

Great Barrier Reef. This fourth Australian attraction can be safely added to the list of natural Wonders of the World, and it is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. In fact, the Great Barrier Reef is a grandiose and unique ecosystem that is visible even from orbital stations. To get acquainted with life in that coral atoll, you need to arm yourself with driver equipment and an underwater camera. The fact is that, according to the disappointing forecasts of scientists, the Great Barrier Reef may cease to exist within the next century.

Attraction number five – Monolith or Auers Rock. This picturesque cliff is actually the only monolithic stone of such size on the whole Earth. From time immemorial, this cliff was the place of pagan worship of Australian Aborigines. There are many other smaller rock formations around Aures Roca, which creates an amazingly beautiful landscape. Cliff Monolith is located in Kata Chuita – Australian National Park.

Sergey Yashumov – Russian guide in Australia

Sixth on the list are the Blue Mountains, which are located in an area called New South Wales Australia. They are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Australian scientists have created a whole eco-complex in the Blue Mountains region, which includes several national parks and a nature reserve. You can explore the surroundings, both through hiking and off-road vehicles. Funiculars help tourists climb the tops of the blue mountains.

The amazing landscapes of western Australia can be seen in the area of ​​Kimberley, which has long been a favorite place for both beginners and venerable photographers. These territories are somewhat removed from the center of civilization, which gives the surroundings an indescribable charm of wildlife: magnificent waterfalls, sea bays and the Red Mountain Range. This is the seventh place to visit in Australia.

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