This place is not just known for its matchless cricket army and world-class wine but is also famous for its bewitching scenic splendor and exclusive events. Ranked as one of the top-most vacation spots on earth, Australia is a place to be in. Children as well as elderly love to bask in the beauty of this place that offers something good for everyone.
This land of kangaroos has more than a dozen wonderful sites for all the visitors to relish. Each of the Australian states is a unique experience altogether. New South Wales or Sydney, the oldest state is known for the Sydney Harbor Bridge, Opera House and Sydney National Park. The wine city of Australia, Victoria is popular for its huge vineyards. Wine cultivation is the next best occupation of the people out there. Melbourne, the capital of Victoria is the hub of local music and is a shopper’s paradise.
The second largest Australian state, Queensland is swarming with tourists all throughout the year. One of the reasons being that its capital Brisbane houses the Barrier Reef, one of the natural wonders of the world. Other pulls of Queensland are its Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast.
Impromptu events are the forte of any Australian state but South Australia is notoriously popular for its events, fairs and other festivals. No wonder that this part of the sub continent is accoladed with being the festival state. The highlights of the festival include setting up of galleries, nightclubs, and theatres and art in general. Adding to charisma of the place are the sites like Kangaroo Island, the Limestone Coast and the Eyre Peninsula.
The continent’s largest state, Western Australia, is expansive enough to fit in entire Japan, New Zealand, Texas and England taken together with room to spare. More than half of this state is dotted with sand as there are three deserts here- the Great Sandy Desert, the Gibson Desert and the Great Victorian Desert that feature as important landmarks on the globe. Western Australia is also known as the Wildflower State simply because it boasts of more than 8000 species of wildflowers more than anywhere else in the world.
The ideal place to confront and enjoy Australian wildlife is Tasmania. Since nature has blessed Tasmania with many gifts, it is also known as the “natural state” of Australia. Tasmania is the habitat of more than a million penguins, thousands of elephants, wombats, wallabies and Tasmanian devils. The famous wildlife parks of this area are the Trowunna Wildlife Park, the Platypus House and the Tasmanian Devil Park.
Like every continent, Australia’s government abode too is a place to visit. Not only for its political or historian attraction but because the Australian Capital Territory or Canberra has a lot of tourist popularity. Must see of this area include the Australian-American memorial, Captain cook memorial, Indigenous voices, National Caillon and the most important of them all – the Australian parliament.
The northern region of this continent is also a home to a plethora of wonderful places. Darwin, the capital of this region, Tennant Creek, an area that will educate you about local customs of native Australia, Uluru, the largest single land in Australia, the Tiwi Islands and The Kings Canyon are some of these captivating places.