Australia

Kangaroos on the Beach in Australia

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Seeing wild kangaroos when I traveled to Australia wasn’t enough for me — I wanted to see wild kangaroos on the beach! You’ve probably had a similar idea if you own the latest edition of Lonely Planet’s “Australia” guidebook, whose front cover depicts (wait for it) a kangaroo on a beach. Several of my Australian […]

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Australia’s Working Holiday Visa

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If you want to work legally when you travel in Australia, you need to obtain what’s called a “Working Holiday Visa” from the Australian government.

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Travel Australia Cheaply Via Greyhound Bus

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Whether you purchase a multi-ride pass, or buy one-way tickets as needed, there is no cheaper way to see Australia than via Greyhound bus.

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Exploring the Australia Zoo

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As zoos go, the Australia Zoo is top-notch, providing an experience that’s exciting to visitors without compromising the welfare of its animals.

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Are The Whitsunday Islands Worth It?

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Promotional paraphernalia paints traveling to Australia’s Whitsunday Islands as a hard prospect to pass up, but does the idyllic beauty of the islands alone make visiting them worth it?

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High Prices in the Land Down Under

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Although it’s possible to travel in Australia without going completely bankrupt, you shouldn’t count on any aspect of your Australian holiday being cheap.

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Coffs Harbour vs. Byron Bay, Australia

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I recommend building both Coffs Harbour and Byron Bay into your Australia travel itinerary, so you can see first-hand which one you prefer.

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Rock Wallabies on Magnetic Island

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Share a moment with the adorable rock wallabies of Magnetic Island that can be found hopping up and down the island’s boulders.

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