With the flight from Hawaii to Australia begins for us the 2nd half of our 6 month world trip. The Australian continent is the 4th continent of our trip to Europe, North America and South America and we are looking forward and now very much to the country “Down Under”, to New Zealand and to explore the dreamlike South Seas.» Read the full blog post
State of New South Wales (Australia) » Travel Reports
The state of New South Wales has about 9.5 million inhabitants and is the most populous and economically strongest state of Australia. The federal capital Sydney is one of the most important metropolis of the world. With the Sydney Opera House, one of the most important landmarks of the country is located here. Other major cities are Newcastle, Central Coast, Wollongong and Albury-Wodonga. Famous places of interest are the Blue Mountains National Park, the Royal National Park, the Bald Hill Headland Reserve, Jervis Bay, Murramarang National Park, the Snowy Mountains and Mount Koscuiszko, at 2,228 metres the highest mountain in Australia.