Australia is truly one of the travel havens in the world. Why and how? Despite being the smallest continent amongst the seven, Australia is yet the 6th largest country in the world. It’s as large as the distance between London and Moscow, can you imagine how large is that?
Well, here are some of the primary reasons why you have to take a break and book your flight to Australia – or should I say, why you need to visit the land down under even for once in your whole life. Get ready and be fascinated with what this amazing country has in store for you.
1. Variety of dream-like beautiful beaches
Being one of the largest countries in the whole world, of course, Australia wouldn’t disappoint its visitors especially those who are seekers of comfort from the mesmerizing sounds of the ocean and the sexy curves of its waves.
Just so you know, the land down under has 10,685 beaches in total! Can you imagine how many choices you have in just one country? The beaches in Australia aren’t the typical ones. Since Aussies are very particular with conserving their natural wonders, you must expect that the beaches are filled with so many surprises from the shore to the bottom of the ocean.
2. “Seems like untouched” natural wonders
One thing that might truly get you to visit magnificent Australia is its “seems like untouched” natural wonders. As it’s said earlier, the Australians are taking the conservation seriously simply because they love and respect what their country has.
Also, the land down under has a total of 19 places which have been chosen as World Heritage Sites by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization or the UNESCO. Amongst those 19 places, 12 of them are natural sites.
3. Amazing water activities
Since Australia is surrounded by the Indian and Pacific oceans, what do you expect? Of course, the unending and amazing water activities! Imagine the number of beaches it has plus the factor that it’s surrounded by a couple of oceans, such a wonderful thing!
Well, if you decided to visit Australia and splurge in some of their awesome beaches, don’t forget to try at least some of the water activities such as:
- Helmet diving
- The cage of death
- Stand-up paddle boards
4. The prawns and the Barbie!
Of course, Australia is still ready to compete in terms of filling its visitors’ tummies. One thing that you’ll surely enjoy once you made your visit in the country is the Aussies’ love for prawns and barbie (that’s an Aussie’s jargon for barbeques, which is so cute, right?)
You must love the taste and the size of their prawns which is perfect for almost all occasion. Aussies love it, especially when it’s cooked as fresh as possible. And of course the thrilling and mouth-watering smell of barbie in the backyard, oh such an Australian feeling!
5. Vibrant cities with a view
If you’re not that fond of thrilling activities or interacting with nature, you can still feel and experience the Australian vibe with its vibrant cities and of course, with a jaw-dropping view. Australia amazingly stepped up to modernization without killing or abusing its natural riches.
Some of the perfect things you’ll see in its cities are the hotels, restaurants, gym, recreational, entertainment, and so on. This country will surely feed your needs and expectations as much as it can.
6. There are a greater number of Kangaroos than people
Believe it or not, the population of Kangaroos in Australia is greater than that of its people. Kangaroos are the country’s national symbol because they never hop backwards and that has a deeper and more sensible meaning for Australians.
Nonetheless, kangaroo meat is available in the supermarket and is popular for it’s said to be leaner and healthier alternative to beef or lamb. In fact, people are encouraged to eat more of kangaroos’ meat since its population rises up to 45 million which is estimated as double as Australia’s human population.
7. Laid-back type of a lifestyle
One thing that you might want to experience in Australia is the Aussies laid-back type of a lifestyle. The people there are truly living their lives to the fullest and happiest. So, if you’re seeking for a place to stay where you can just relax and forget about all the stress from reality, don’t ever think twice to visit the land down under.
Now that you’ve read the amazing reasons why you should include Australia in your travel bucket list, what are you waiting for? Come and visit Australia and don’t forget to share your stories.
This article was written by Kath Ramirez, a writer in profession and passion. She believes that everybody can write but not everyone can write with a good content and effectively reach out for their audience. Kath believes that writing is one of the million rays of the sun to relieve stress and anxiety. Aside from writing, she indulges herself to reading random books, photography, dancing, and eating pastries which her little sister makes most of the time. She is now a writer for particular Australian and United Kingdom-based companies.