Monoliths, canyons, weird rock formations and unexpected waterfalls are amongst what makes the outback special, and here's where to find the highlights of Australia's remote interior.
David Whitley is a freelance travel writer based in the UK. He has a taste for unusual experiences and oddities with a great story behind them.
For every drearily functional regional hub, there's a little spot that'll give you dreams of moving there – and here are ten of the prettiest.
Australia is phenomenally greedy with its collection of great views. Here are ten of the best spots around the country to let loose those "WOW!"s.
It turns out that Australia does have buildings worth looking at beyond Jørn Utzon's most notorious creation. And maybe it's time to go look at them in person.
The first arrivals at Bonegilla in 1947 must have been terrified.
Whether it's a pink skies over water classic, or pepped up with skyscraper silhouettes, here are ten Aussie locations to head to as the sun goes down.
What goes up, must come down. And when we're talking about a space station, precisely where it comes down becomes pretty important.
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While sat at home trawling for inspiration for where to go when travel restrictions are lifted, there's nothing wrong with a shameless bit of eye candy. And if you want bright and colourful, then these are the spots to add to your mental list.
We can thank monks for custard tarts and a former governor of Queensland for the humble lamington.
For most Aussie mountains, it's fairly easy to work out where the name came from. It's either descriptive, chosen in honour of some dignitary, or using the indigenous word. Others, however, are less obvious – these oddities included…
Australia's roadhouses are the workhorses of the outback.
With most of us stuck at home, any list of hot destinations you must visit right now can safely be tossed out of the window. It's time, instead, to look forward to the things that aren't going to be fully open for a long time, and can be earmarked for a visit when life returns to normal again.
It's not just about apples at this strudel cafe.