Sightseeing and Shopping in Australia
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Sightseeing in Australia
Many people, when considering places to vacation, think of
exotic tourist attractions such as
While it’s not necessarily the most famous vacation spot,
Australia is a beautiful land with a unique natural environment and a variety
of exotic creatures. Although most of
Among well-known Australian animals are the monotremes (like the platypus), marsupials such as the kangaroo, koala and wombat, and birds such as the emu and kookaburra.
However, it’s not all untamed outback: some of the best places to visit are the big cities. The most famous are Sydney and Melbourne, and they offer an array of sights and attractions. Since 1788, the Australian culture has been strongly influenced by Anglo-Celtic Western culture. Distinctive cultural features have also arisen from
Sydney has various heritage-listed buildings, including Sydney Town Hall, the Queen Victoria Building, Parliament House and the Australian Museum. There is no architecture style that entirely characterizes the whole of
In addition to Australia’s cultural hotspots, there are many wonderful places to shop, as well. In the Sydney
You can also check out the Westfield Bondi Junction, a large mall with stores such as Hugo Boss and Armani, and also a variety of other designer labels and inexpensive clothing as well. Bondi Junction is located near Bondi Beach; after a fun day of shopping with your friends, you can hit the sand for some sun and relaxation!
If you are planning a trip to Australia and are interested in shopping, you can read up on the abundance of prime shopping destinations in Melbourne in this article by freelance writer, travel consultant and self-proclaimed “shopaholic,” Sheryl Baldwin.