Glass and metal explode. Parachutes bloom. I'm falling back down and hit water murky with spilled oil and debris.
Darwin might have a short urban history, but a walking tour digs up plenty of rollicking good stories.
At last the Northern Territory's capital has become a destination in itself rather than just a departure point for surrounding national parks.
No dish provides a taste of Darwin more than crocodile laksa.
While the local barramundi never fails to impress, there is a lot more to Darwin's exciting food scene.
With its prime city location and five stars, the Darwin Hilton is a solid choice.
To hear Paul Salotti talk, today is a done deal. Fish will be caught. A feast will be had. We barely even need to drop a line in the water.
Balmy all year-round, this is an outdoor city, where you can dine on some of the country's best seafood from restaurants on the beach as you watch the red sun dip into the Timor Sea. Head to the colourful, Asian-influenced Mindil Markets, see some crocs, or visit one of Australia's most beautiful naturally-occurring wonders nearby; such as Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks.