Australia is the popular destination for most of the westerners. It has the most beautiful beaches, wildlife parks and sanctuaries, heritage and modern structures and the most beautiful natural and man made attractions.
While travelling to Australia, you can explore the most beautiful parts of Australia and will have the wonderful opportunity to explore the appealing attractions of Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Hobart, Broome, Gold Coast, etc. Apart from these places, there are many hidden treasures of Australia that you can visit by planning a trip with your travel agent in Australia.
Here are some of the most important things that will surely help you to know Australia much better. These facts about the continent are truly the real treasures that need to be explored and enjoyed at the most on your trip to Australia.
It has been said that the Australia’s aboriginal people have arrived here by boat from South East Asia during the last Ice Age, at least 50, 000 years ago. Around one million aboriginal people lived across the continent as hunters and gatherers at the time of European discovery and settlement. They were scattered into clans across the continent. Each clan had a spiritual connection with a specific piece of land. People can travel around these ancient places and explore the history of Australia’s aboriginal life at leisure.
Australia’s culture is established on stories of battlers, brave soldiers and bushrangers. The culture sings the glory of sporting heroes, working heroes and plucky migrants. With its rich culture, Australia also defines itself by its aboriginal heritage, innovative ideas, vibrant mix of cultures and a thriving arts scene.
Australia is known as a wide and brown land around the world. It is the size of 48 mainland states of the USA and 50 per cent larger than Europe. Australia is the sixth largest country in the world. Australia is the only nation to govern an entire continent and its outlying islands. The mainland is the largest island and the world’s smallest, flattest continent.
Apart from all these important facts to know and see, Australia also offers wonderful opportunity to visit several other magnetic destinations of the country. So ask your travel agent to get you tailor made tour package and enjoy the holidays in this beautiful country of Australia.
Gilbert is a travel freak and has travelled to many places around the Globe. He loves to share his experience. While he plans the tour, he relies on BenTours, a Travel Agent from Australia.