Honeymoons in Oceania
Honeymoons in Australia
An immense and sparsely populated country, Australia boasts countless breathtaking natural features, such as the Great Barrier Reef, Uluru - formerly Ayers Rock - mountain ranges and lush expanses of rain forest. The country is an awesome honeymoon destination - your only problem will be deciding which areas to explore!
You will find many cosmopolitan, cultivated cities in Australia, each one of which offers lively nightlife and entertainment and an enormous amount of culture to discover. Those with a love of sand, sea and water sports should head straight to the coast and what are reputed to be the best beaches in the world.
Sydney is famous the world over for its stunning harbor and opera house, the sight of which never ceases to impress. Melbourne, Adelaide and Hobart come very close for the title of most beautiful natural setting - Melbourne is located on a lovely river, while the latter two cities are sheltered by mountain ranges.
Cairns, in the far north of Australia, is an ideal base for exploring Queensland. Close by are beaches, rain forest and the longest reef in the world - the Great Barrier Reef, which stretches along the entire coast of the state. You could also choose to stay in the vibrant city of Brisbane, which is the state capital. Another northern city worth noting is Darwin, whose proximity to Asia results in a cosmopolitan, tropical atmosphere.
Uluru is revered by the Anangu Aboriginal people, and is an iconic sight. Over 2 miles long and 348 meters high, the rock offers spectacular views, particularly at sunrise and sunset, and is located in the vast expanse of the Australian outback, with many cultural sights nearby.
Australia is the perfect honeymoon destination for
any couple with a sense of adventure and romance. From cities to tiny
villages, world-class museums of art to ancient aboriginal paintings on
cave walls, Australia is a country waiting to be discovered.