Safety matters, but no one can deny the appeal of the naturally blessed country that Australia is, it is a land of staggering contrast and spectacular beauty. For most travelers the name Australia is synonymous to a land having endless summer where the living is easy; a place where the adventures are as vast as the horizons for all those seeking adrenaline rush and the jokes flow as freely as the beer; a country of can-do spirit and easy friendliness.
Here’s what you MUST do when you visit AUSTRALIA:
Taste the Aussie Wine
Hosting the fourth largest wine industry in the world, Australia produces some truly amazing drops and some of the wineries are world renowned. In 2013, Australian wines won a total of 774 out of a total 5395 awards at the International Wine & Spirits Competition. From Merlot to Shiraz, be it white or red, aussie wins offer you beautiful flavours with taste that is absolutely unique to Australia.
Chill with A Can of Cold Beer
Aussies are known for their love for beer. The history of beer in Australia can very much be stretched to the beginning of British colonisation and now Australia is one of the leading beer consumer in the world. You cannot imagine a group of adult aussies hanging out without having glasses of beer in their hands. They are spoilt with some of the finest, tastiest drops brewed and bottled right here in their backyards and they enjoy their local products. VB (Victorian Bitter), Melbourne Bitter, Carlton Draught, XXXX, Fosters, Hahn, Tooheys, Pure Blonde, when in Australia, try any or all of these aussie goodness.
Don’t Forget Aussie BBQ
For those who love meat, the land down under is the paradise that has been custom made for you! Meat, BBQ and Australians are inseparable words. You will find barbecues literally everywhere in Australia. Parks, picnic spots, beaches, homes the whole country is densely dotted with barbecues. BBQ, white bread and loads of ketchup, there you have it, quintessential aussie meal!
Visit the Beaches and Parks, Explore the Wildlife
Bronzed bodies, blond sand, backpackers, and surf, sum up some of the most beautiful beaches on this planet and yes they are all in Australia. With some of the longest stretches of sand-covered coast line in the world, Oz’s beaches are not only plentiful but also of an almost universally-high quality. If you have planned to visit the country already, make an elaborate plan for the beaches.
And then there are enormous number of parks filled with wild life. Kangaroo, koala, echidna, dingo, platypus, wallaby and wombat, more than 80 per cent of our plants, mammals, reptiles and frogs are unique to Australia and are found no-where else. If you want to explore and experience these wide variety of animals, you have to visit Australia.