Explore Australia and New Zealand
Discover the Beauty of New Zealand and Australia
Top Destinations New Zealand
The South Island is larger in size, but more isolated and definitely less populated. Here you can explore nature in a calm and inspiring way. With the Southern Alps as one of the main attractions, you can enjoy skiing, winter sports and hiking. You will find mountains and rough nature, but also buzzing cities like Christchurch and Queenstown. Remember, the South might always be a bit colder than the North, where you can enjoy a warm subtropical climate all year round.
Top Destinations Australia
Australia is also a country of superlatives. It’s the world’s oldest, flattest and driest continent populated by humans. Divided into six states and 2 mainland territories, it’s also rich in contrast, thus offering a little bit of everything to potential travelers. Start exploring!
With Sydney being the state capital, New South Wales (NSW) is a popular destination and starting point for most backpackers. There is an abundance of eateries, beaches such as Manly and Bondi and opportunities to party. Queensland (QLD) is often referred to as Australia’s Sunshine State. It’s home to 10 of the country’s largest cities including Brisbane, and tourism, no surprise, is the major industry.
From arts festivals in Adelaide, wine tastings in the Barossa Valley and wildlife spotting on Kangaroo Island. South Australia (SA) is super diverse and has something to suit everyone’s taste and budget. Victoria (VIC) is home to the famous Great Ocean Road showcasing Australia’s rough southern coast. The state capital Melbourne is a must-go full of nightlife and entertainment.
Occupying a third of the country, Western Australia (WA) is mainly known for its capital Perth as well as snorkelling and wildlife spotting at the beautiful Ningaloo Reef. Probably separated from the mainland some 10,000 years ago, Tasmania (TAS) is home to the famous Tasmanian Devil and the perfect location for nature lovers. Hiking and bushwalking will almost guarantee 100% success for wildlife spotting.