AU-18 south australia e WA

30/07/2018 lunedì Glenelg Adelaide/ Port Augusta Passeggiata di mezz’ora sul lunghissimo lungomare. Lasciamo a malincuore questo bellissimo posto e anche l’appartamento che aveva una Jacuzzi spettacolare!!! Andiamo a fare la spesa e compriamo le ultime cose da regalare. Si va a fare una bella passeggiata … ContinuaAU-18 south australia e WA

AU-18 Kangaroo Island

24/07/2018 martedì Cape Jervis/ Kangaroo Island l Sembra che oggi si possa partire! Lasciamo lo chalet alle 10 circa, andiamo a zonzo, perché ci hanno prenotato il passaggio alle 18. Tempo bruttissimo: piove e c’è un nebbione da val Padana! Torniamo indietro verso Normanville, circa … ContinuaAU-18 Kangaroo Island

AU-18 Perth – Broome

30/06/2018 Roma Dubai Perth con Emirates due tratte con l’A380 nemmeno tanto impegnative, accompagnati dall’intrattenimento Emirates sempre molto efficace e di ottima qualità. Arrivati a Perth ci fermiamo una notte nell’hotel il Perth Central City Stay la mattina successiva, ritiriamo il 4×4 e facciamo spesa, … ContinuaAU-18 Perth – Broome

AU-18 il Kimberley

Broome 5/07/2018 giovedì ( 34/35 gradi, ma ventilato) La mattina siamo andati a vedere il Capo Gauntheame, dove si ci sono le impronte di dinosauri sulle rocce, purtroppo tali reperti sono visibili solo in determinati giorni di bassa marea poichè sono quasi sempre coperti dal … ContinuaAU-18 il Kimberley

AU-18 il red centre

14/07/2018 sabato Kununurra/ Katherine Partenza ore 7:15 (8:45 a Katherine) Dopo 40 km passiamo dal Western Australia al Northern Territory. Alla barriera di confine non c’è nessuno e quindi nessun controllo. Spostiamo in avanti l’orologio di un’ora e mezzo. Arrivati nelle vicinanze di Timber Creek, … ContinuaAU-18 il red centre

East Alligator River

Interesting boat ride to watch the salt Crocodiles in their natural habitat, you can watch them closely and is really interesting and impressive confront ourselves with their coldness. If they are hunting… they become real war machines (poor Wallabies, their preferred prey …)

Arnhem Land

The Aboriginal Land called “Arnhem Land”, wich surface is about the same as the italian Piemonte region, is located in the north of the Northern Territory and is enclosed in the Kakadu National Park, the Arafura Sea and the Gulf of Carpentaria. The landscape is … ContinuaArnhem Land

Kakadu National Park

The Kakadu National Park is a national park located in the Northern Territory, east of the city of Darwin. The name Kakadu comes from the language of the Australian Aborigines call Gaagudju or Kakadu, which was one of the languages ​​spoken in the north of … ContinuaKakadu National Park

Howard Springs

freshwater springs around which was built a park naturalist. There are several pools of spring water where you can snorkel with turtles and huge Barramundi

Darwin

Darwin, the capital and the largest port city and tourist center of the Northern Territory , located on the coast, the city was founded in 1869 by Captain Goyder , with the name of Palmerston , then changed in 1911 , in the name and … ContinuaDarwin

Green Island

A big sand island off the coast of Cairns which is reached by a fast catamaran, rich in vegetation and hotel resort is the ideal place to explore the Great Barrier reef in Australia without be weary too … We made ​​the acquaintance of an … ContinuaGreen Island

Cairns

Cairns is located in an area once inhabited by the Irukandji Aboriginal tribe. The area currently occupied by the city of Cairns was discovered in 1770 by Captain James Cook, and was the target of numerous explorations for the subsequent 100 years. This area was … ContinuaCairns

Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island is just offshore from the city of Townsville. The island, whose aboriginal name is Yunbunam, is accessible from Townsville to Nelly Bay by ferry. There is a large national park and bird sanctuary with excellent trails between the bays and a number of … ContinuaMagnetic Island

Townsville

friendly town on the east coast from where we started to explore Magnetic Island. A very friendly and efficient managers of the ferry service has helped us to find tickets and a beautiful hotel on the island that we have booked

Rockhampton

Rockhampton was the traditional seat of the Aboriginal people Darumbal. First used for having land suitable for grazing, later with the discovery of gold for mining, Rockhampton became, after, a service town for the local area. In this town also passes the meridian of the … ContinuaRockhampton

Maroochydore

Town resort on the sunshine coast where we had a stopover and a side trip into the interior, including the attempt to reach Fraser Island (but we don’t had a 4WD)

Byron Bay

For thousands of years Aboriginal people came to the Bay to swap stories, find marriage partners and trade goods. They called him Cavvanbah. The lighthouse was built in 1901 in the most easterly point of the Australian continent [nggallery id = 55]

Port Macquaire

After taking the car we leave, heading north along the coasts of New South Wales to those of Queensland, the first stop in Port Macquarie where we had the opportunity to take a nice cruise in search of whales. We also visited a center for … ContinuaPort Macquaire

Rome – Hong Kong

Outbound flight with Cathay Pacific (a Boeing 747) and a stop to rest and relax in the Regal Airport Hotel in Hong Kong for a day. Then off … one more Cathay flight towards Sydney. Upon our arrival in Hong Kong almost dawn we searched … ContinuaRome – Hong Kong

Australia 2006

The legendary Australia visited in 2006 arranged for a lot on internet, a little ‘thanks to an Aussie friend who has a travel agency in Sydney and a big thanks to our mythical personal travel agent “Costantino”. The experience had taught us to be a … ContinuaAustralia 2006