Orginally Aired on Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018 at 01:00 PM UTC
Do you want the “Best of Both Worlds”? Then Victoria and the Northern Territory in Australia is for you.
You will be inspired and enthralled as you use all five senses to experience Victoria and the Northern Territory in Australia. Be captivated by the smooth aromatic coffee flavors of the lanes and arcades of Melbourne to the rich smelling eucalyptus of Australia’s Top End.
Melbourne prides itself on its diversity. From its annual comedy festival, rock concerts to the Australian Open tennis. This city has it all. Seeking that cultural experience that will be cherished for years to come, then be whisked away to the Northern Territory to uncover rock art paintings from 20,000 years ago that detail the traditional ways of the land.
Thinking of shopping in Australia, then you cannot go past Chapel Street and “The Strand” in Melbourne where modern style and sophistication is at your fingertips. For those searching for a lifetime memento from their travels to Australia then an Aboriginal Dot Paintings from Central Australia or a handmade didgeridoo’s from the Top End will be sure to provide that lasting memory that will stick with you for years to come.
The Great Ocean road in Victoria’s south is the quintessential self-drive road trip with gorgeous scenery from the beaches of Torquay to the Twelve Apostles of Port Campbell. The untouched beauty of Katherine Gorge will have you astounded from its cascading waterfalls to the shorelines that are home to the illustrious saltwater crocodiles of the Top Ends river system .You will see how over thousands of years this rugged country has been shaped to create one of the most picturesque landscapes on earth.
You will have the chance to walk in the footsteps of the oldest continuous culture on earth before stepping back into the shoes of those that walk the streets of Melbourne to the beat of modern rock and convenience.
Join John Gunning from Down Under Answers as he showcases these two distinctly different yet equally alluring sides of the Northern Territory and Victoria.
When are you coming to visit?