If you are taking a holiday soon, one great place to go is Australia. Australia is a great place where you can find wilderness places as well as modern cities. Tourists go to Australia to have a taste of Australian adventure. Australia is the largest country in Oceania and is surrounded by large oceans which makes it have a great tropical weather.
Everything that you can think of doing on your holiday, you can do it in Australia. There are many great cities to tour, beach to surf and swim, and mountains to climb. If you don’t want to join the tourist rush, the best months to go are June to August and experience mild temperatures and sunny skies or if you want hotter days you can go there from December to February for a great outdoor adventure.
Queensland boasts of its Gold Coast which is one of its largest cities. This has become a tourist destination since the mid 90s because of its beautiful beaches which surfers love. This is also famous for its nightlife and is aptly called Australia’s Hollywood. If you are on a Gold Coast holiday, you can rent one of the elite holiday homes for a wonderful stay in the city.
The capital of New South Wales, which is Sydney is famous for its Opera House and the Harbor bridge. Here, you can have a surfing holiday at the Bondi beach where even beginners can take their first try at surfing. You can also find great restaurants service Asian cuisine in Sydney, where you can also find a lot of free outdoor markets.
A visit to Blue Mountains, which is west of Sydney, will bring you to a rugged terrain of rainforest and tall mountain peaks. This is a World Heritage region with plenty of wildlife and different species of plant and animals that inhabit the place. This is ideal or hikers, mountain climbers, and mountain bikers. Come and experience the great scenery up the mountains. If you want to see the steepest funicular railway in the world, you should visit the Katoomba Scenic Railway.
In Australia’s eastern coast you can find Whitsunday Islands which consist of seventy four mostly inhabited islands. Rainforests and white sand beaches are a common sight in these islands. This is just a few meters away from the Great Barrier Reef, and here you can experience great landscape and a beautiful sunset. If you enjoy yacht-watching you can visit the Clipper Race Carnival and enjoy their great seafood while there.
You can also visit Daintree Rainforest which is chosen as a Unesco World Heritage site located on the north east coast of Queensland. Here you find the largest tropical rainforest in Australia. In this site lives the Kuku Yalanhi people. You can stroll along the aerial walkway in the Daintree Discover Center. If you want some quiet time along the beautiful coast, visit the Mysall Beach.