See Some Cultural Attractions for Free
There are many historical and cultural attractions in Australia that you can see for absolutely free. First of all, there’s Art Gallery of New South Wales which is something you simply have to see. The entrance to the Museum of Contemporary Art, Queensland Museum and National Gallery of Victoria is also completely free of charge. All of these offer you a range of world-class pieces of art you definitely shouldn’t miss out on seeing. The only time you have to pay an entrance fee to any of these is when there is some special exhibit taking place.
Find Some Cheap Flights
Australia is a huge country and if you want to see all of it, you will have to travel by air. There’s a large number of airlines operating in Australia, and some of them offer really cheap prices. That’s why it’s very important that you do thorough research online before you choose the airline you are going to travel with. There are many useful websites such as Skyscanner that can help you find the cheapest options available. If you plan to do a lot of flying, bear in mind that flights are cheaper on Tuesdays, Wednesdays as well as during the weekends.
See All the Big Cities
When in Australia, you will surely have to see all the big cities this country has to offer. Of course, there’s Sydney, the most populous city in the country. World-famous Sydney Opera House, Darling Harbor and Taronga Zoo are just some of the places you should think about visiting in this beautiful city. Melbourne and Brisbane are also great destinations, especially for those who enjoy shopping and nightlife. Of course, there are some smaller cities, like Goolwa or Kalgoorlie, that you should think about visiting as well.
Go Back to Nature
If you are visiting Australia, big cities aren’t the only things you are supposed to see. Australia also offers you a wide variety of flora and fauna. There are many tropical forests and red-sand deserts that are something you will hardly get to see anywhere else in the world. When it comes to wildlife, animals such as kangaroos and koalas are something you simply have to see. There are reservations you can visit if you want to see them spending time in their natural habitats. If you visit the right places, you might also get a chance to see crocodiles, turtles and dingoes.
Choose the Right Place to Stay at
No matter where you are traveling, you have to choose your accommodation very carefully. This is the case with Australia as well. If you want to see everything this country has to offer, you will have to stay there for some time. This means that if you don’t opt for the right accommodation, you will waste quite a lot of money. When staying for such a long time, renting an apartment is always a better option than staying in a hotel. Luckily, today no matter where you are from, you can pay your rental deposit online and make sure you will have a place to stay at once you get to Australia.
Australia is a great place to visit and by doing all of these things, you’ll make sure your holiday is one to remember. No matter how long you decide to stay, there will always be some new interesting things you can see.
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Diana Smith is a full time mom of two beautiful girls and a passionate traveler. In her free time she enjoys exploring new and exciting destinations with her family.
Site updated on 4. January 2018