Australia is an enormous country in the South Pacific – a vast land fronting the Indian and South Pacific oceans, featuring golden beaches, rugged deserts, and nature reserves. Head to Australia's vibrant, cosmopolitan cities like Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane, and Melbourne on the east coast to get a taste of modern Australia.

    Tasmania is just off Australia’s south coast, where you’ll be greeted with expansive national parks, pristine lakes, quaint towns, lush vineyards, and miles of beaches. Australia is a haven for outdoor recreation, from snorkeling the corals of the Great Barrier Reef to hitting the snowy slopes on the Australian Alps.

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    • Sydney, located on Australia’s east coast, is home to bustling Bondi beach—the epitome of the country’s sun, sea, sand, and surf culture. Coogee and Manly beaches offer fun for all the family with tranquil azure-blue waters and pristine powder-white sand. But Sydney’s not just about beaches. Shopping opportunities abound from the stylish stores in Queen Victoria Building...

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    • Melbourne is a mix of many cultures, resulting in interesting architecture, art galleries, diverse cuisine, and a hugely popular café scene. There’s always something interesting taking place throughout the year – check out cooking demonstrations and wine tastings at Queen Victoria Night Market and the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, and cheer for your favorite team at the Australian Open and...

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