Stop off in South Australia's capital city before exploring the nearby wine regions.
When to visit? Every month in Adelaide and the nearby wine regions there are celebrations of music, food and, of course, all things related to the grape.
Kate Jordan-Moore works her way through the stalls and nearby shops for a true taste of Adelaide.
Visiting the capital for the first time in years? David Sly finds plenty to do for the adventurous.
It wasn't long before our driver let fly over the 'world's worst drivers' and a bogan invasion.
From high culture to gastronomical delights, there's plenty on offer in this cosmopolitan metropolis.
Adelaide has an accommodation option to suit everyone's taste (and pockets).
You won't go hungry in Adelaide. The city and its residents are food obsessed.
It may feel like an overgrown country town, but there are certain advantages to being compact - such as having incredible beaches close to the city centre. Wineries and fresh produce surround the city's outskirts, while the inner city boasts fine bars and cool pubs big on live music; and icons such as the mall's balls and the Festival Centre, where the most revered arts festival in Australia originated.