Category: Oceania

Why You Should NOT Skip Perth

Western Australia (WA) is Australia’s biggest state and occupies about one third of the australian land mass. Its capital Perth is the biggest city in Western Australia and is home to more than 2 million people. Usually you’d consider a 2m+ city in australia’s biggest state is a tourism hotspot, especially with its beautiful natural surroundings….

The Whitsunday Islands

It is one of those unreal screensaver pictures you see on your old computer. You gaze at them and are sure, that they are too beautiful too be true. Well, let me tell you, there is a place in Queensland, Australia, that looks probably more beautiful than in your wildest imagination and exists in real…

The Great Ocean Road

About an one hour drive from Melbourne in the south of state Victoria starts a 243 km road, that was built by the surviving soldiers of World War I. During this time the settlements in the south west of Victoria were only accessible by boat or tough roads. Those who survived came back to Australia…

Sydney vs. Melbourne

Flying to Australia takes forever. Whatever part in the world you are departing from, it just takes ages. Since we were already in Dubai, after our Airport Drama in Muscat, it took us two long-haul flights DXB-SIN and SIN-SYD with over 16 hours flight time to travel Down Under. And it’s worth every minute you spend…