Australia and Oceania

10 Reasons to Visit Australia

10 Reasons to Visit Australia

Australia might be on the other side of the world, however, the country has some of the most fascinating sites, animals and things to do.

A Unique Diving Experience in the Jellyfish Lake, Palau

A Unique Diving Experience in the Jellyfish Lake, Palau

The glorious islands are a true paradise for the vacationers and adventurers. During the last ice age 12 000 years ago, the sea levels rose and then dropped leaving jellyfish in the lake. The jellies have lost their sting, probably because there are no predators in the lake.

Hobbiton – the Real Hobbit Village in Matamata, New Zealand

Hobbiton – the Real Hobbit Village in Matamata, New Zealand

One of the most successful movie sagas Lord Of The Rings was mainly filmed in New Zealand, whose rich nature offers a variety of differing sites. Hobbiton was a set, built for the movie. However, after the filming was finished somebody got the idea to leave this Hobbit village as the tourist attraction.

Blooming Lupins on the Coast of Lake Tekapo in New Zealand

Blooming Lupins on the Coast of Lake Tekapo in New Zealand

A large lake on the South Island is one of the three parallel lakes in the area. Surrounded with Southern Alps, the lake is very picturesque. It becomes especially beautiful in summer (winter in USA), when the violet lupins start blooming on the coast of the lake.

Visit The Unique Waitomo Caves in New Zealand

Visit The Unique Waitomo Caves in New Zealand

Found in the Northern Island, the Waitomo Caves are the favorite attraction. The small village is established in the area, which covers a cave system, that is over 2 million years old.

Wanaka – a Gorgeous Resort Town in New Zealand

Wanaka – a Gorgeous Resort Town in New Zealand

The tourism is growing in this beautiful resort town in the South Island. Wanaka has both – summer and winter activities. And keep in mind that it is spring now in New Zealand, so summer is the upcoming season in this part of the world.

The Eternal Summer and Fun on Bondi Beach, Australia

The Eternal Summer and Fun on Bondi Beach, Australia

The beautiful beach is only 7 kilometers away from the center of the beautiful Sydney. One kilometer long shore attracts not only swimmers and sunbathers, but also surfers, beach volleyball players and others, interested in active sports.

Colorful Trees – Rainbow Eucalyptus

Colorful Trees – Rainbow Eucalyptus

The incredibly striking colorful stripes are natural. It is due to the bark, which changes its color. Therefore, the newer bark differs form the older, creating the incredibly exciting trees!

Boiling Champagne Pool

Boiling Champagne Pool

The geothermal pond in North Island, New Zealand is a spectacular natural marvel, formed 900 years ago – a relatively young age for such a formation.

Underwater Universe of The Great Barrier Reef

Underwater Universe of The Great Barrier Reef

Spreading for 2,600 km (1,600 mi) in the Coral Sea it is the biggest coral reef structure in the world. With 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands it is the most exciting place to go diving.

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