12 Best Australian Foods To Try

The best Australian foods to try while traveling in the Land Down Under. Australia is an incredible country, but it is not famous for its food. So what do Australians eat??? Many local favorites are just adaptations of British food, and the climate and landscape varies so much around Australia that it's hard to have …

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East Coast Australia Road Trip Guide (Noosa To Sydney)

This east coast Australia road trip guide will include 14 amazing places to stop and some general travel tips! Australia’s east coast is the perfect place for beach-lovers to complete an epic road trip. Silky white sand and clear blue waters line pretty much the entire east coast, with dense forests and hills framing the …

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Australia Working Holiday Visa: The Ultimate Traveler’s Guide

The ultimate guide to the Australia Working Holiday Visa, including basic information needed to apply and some helpful tips for living over here. Australia, the "Land Down Under", the land of picturesque beaches, lush rainforests and vast deserts. Home to intriguing accents, famous landmarks, exotic animals, lazy surf towns and ancient aboriginal mysteries. It’s no …

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Things To Do In The Royal National Park: Sydney, Australia

My favorite things to do in the Royal National Park, just south of Sydney, Australia. The Royal National Park is a true gem of New South Wales. Located directly south of Sydney, it's easily accessible from the city and from smaller towns along the South Coast. The best way to get around is by car, …

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15 Best Things To Do In Wollongong, Australia

A quick travel guide about the best things to do in Wollongong, Australia.  Of all the different places I’ve lived, Wollongong may be my favorite. It doesn't feel like a city because the town center is small and welcoming, yet the list of the best Wollongong attractions is long and the fun things to do …

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6 Beautiful Places In New South Wales, Australia

6 of the best places to visit in New South Wales, Australia. While living in Australia, I've become infatuated with the nature around me. Venturing along the coastline brings me to gorgeous beaches framed by the bright blue Pacific Ocean. Heading inland brings me through dense forests and green landscapes seemingly untouched by humans. In …

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Nan Tien Temple: Finding Buddhism In Australia

Exploring Nan Tien Temple, the largest Buddhist Temple in the Southern Hemisphere. I never would have guessed that I'd find the southern hemisphere's biggest Buddhist Temple in Australia. But I did! The Nan Tien Temple, located in Berkeley, New South Wales, is a gigantic and magnificent landmark. The grounds are free to enter, though donations …

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Grand Pacific Drive: Best Things To Do From Sydney To Kiama

The best things to do on the Grand Pacific Drive, traveling between Sydney and Kiama.  If you're a traveler in Australia who wants to have an incredible day trip from Sydney, visit the Grand Pacific Drive. This beautiful coastal drive allows you to escape the crowds of the city and experience a more peaceful, local …

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How To Spend A Day In The Blue Mountains

Tips on how to spend a day in the Blue Mountains while traveling near Sydney, Australia. Prior to visiting the Blue Mountains last weekend, I dedicated a few hours to researching the area. This gorgeous mountain range lies just west of Sydney and is full of rich green forests, towering sandstone cliffs, and scenic waterfalls. …

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First Impressions Of Australia

Thoughts on my new home in "The Land Down Under". I've made it a habit of writing a "First Impressions" article whenever I start to settle somewhere new, so here we are. It's a beautiful sunny winter morning in Austinmer, New South Wales, and I've been living here with my boyfriend and three other roommates …

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