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Top Reasons to Travel Australia

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Planning to go to Australia? You might be thinking what to do and see in this huge country. There are many reasons for why you may want to visit this country of many natural and historical wonders. The current events and tourist attractions are one of the top reasons for you to travel Australia.

Australia is definitely your perfect vacation spot. The country is home to a wide variety of festivals and events that make Australia one of the most colorful tourist destinations in the world. Various tourist attractions throughout the country also result in millions of footfalls on it.

Tourist attractions in Australia: There are 15 natural World Heritage Sites in Australia. The diverse flora and fauna of the country makes it one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world for nature and wildlife enthusiasts. If you are interested in adventure sports, you will get loads of opportunities to participate in a range of this type of sports and other fun-filled activities.

Some of the tourist attractions are considered as national icons such as Kakadu National Park, the Great Barrier Reef, and the Red Center. The spectacular landscape of the country is simply amazing. The country is home to some of the unusual species of animals like the koala, kangaroo, and wombat. All the beaches and lakes are picturesque and draw significant numbers of tourists round the year. Canberra, the national capital of Australia, will take you through the historical monuments. All the cities in the country bear testimony to the rich culture and tradition of Australia. You will find shopping malls in almost every city where you can shop everything from artifacts to branded garments.

Events in Australia is a land of many events and festivals. These events can be categorized into international, aboriginal, sporting, surf & surf lifesaving, cultural, seasonal, and food and wine events. Seasonal events can be further categorized into summer events, spring events, autumn events, and winter events. Whether it is Australian Open Tennis, the Ashes tour, the Grand Prix, or beach carnivals, the country has everything to offer to the tourists.