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.
On the route it is more logical to do so (in terms of flights, etc.), depending on the place of arrival and Continue reading
How to plan a route. I want to express my opinion as a person who has been everywhere in Australia and has been living in it for more than 10 years. All tourists want in a short time to see all the best in the country. It makes no sense to waste time on the road, moving, say, from Melbourne to Sydney. Because you will absolutely see gas stations and monotonous towns along the way. Australia is not Europe!
Take any Australia travel guide and you will see that 50% of it will be devoted to sights in the state of NSW and Sydney, 30% to the state of Queensland and other territories by 10 – 5%. We advise you to visit several cities and in each to see the best without repetition (for example, mountains are in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, but in Sydney they are the highest and most amazing) Continue reading