Australia is a country of great diversity, with cosmopolitan cities and dusty farming communities, coral reefs and arid deserts. "Fodor's" guide to Australia offers everything you'll need to make the most of your holiday in this amazing country. Find out where to cuddle a koala, watch the sun set over Ayers Rock from a luxury tent, saddle up at a sheep station or commune with wild dolphins. There is information on the ecology of the Great Barrrier Reef, Aboriginal art, Australian animal species, Ned Kelly and the food and wine of Australia. The guide features our unique A-Z Smart Travel Tips section, full of essential practical information and useful Websites. We review restaurant and hotel options to cover all budgets and tastes and we cover all the major cities, resorts, national parks, and tourist spots. With maps and multi-day itineraries we'll help you plan your perfect trip, from Uluru to Alice Springs. Before you leave for Australia remember to pack your "Fodor's" guide to make sure you don't miss a thing.
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