Australia, the country that is synonymous to positive superlatives – the best and greatest. Ranking highly in the GDP per capita income and human development, Australia also tops the list when it comes to health, education, economic freedom and protection of civil and political rights. Creating a perfect balance between affluence and the richness of culture.
Composed of six states and two territories namely Victoria (VIC), New South Wales (NSW),Queensland (QLD), Western Australia (WA),South Australia (SA), Tasmania (TAS), NorthernTerritory (NT) and Australian Capital Territory.
(ACT). Australian cities including Adelaide, Sydney, Perth and Brisbane have always made it to the liveable cities index. Consequently, Melbourne, Victoria’s capital has been hailed as the world’s most liveable city for four straight years! Making Australia boast of its very high life expectancy rate and an almost perfect literacy rate than any other country in the world. Thousands of students flock Australia because of the world class level of education accompanied by the integration inAustralian society.
The weather in Australia has also been popular among travellers because while the rest of the world is freezing at Christmas time, it’s warm and sunny in the Land Down Under.
Australian wildlife is also something a lot of people look forward to because many of these animals cannot be found elsewhere. Kangaroos, koalas and hundreds species of birds and reptiles are among the favourites in the outback.Also known as the “island continent,” breathtaking beaches abound from coast to coast, suchas Bondi, St. Kilda and the Great Barrier Reef.Australian events and holidays are also a sightto behold. Be sure not to miss Australia Day, Anzac Day, Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Grasand countless numerous music festivals. Whetheryou come here for the mesmerizing street arts of Melbourne or the majestic Sydney HarbourBridge, there will always be a thing or two thatyou will love about Australia.
Promoting multiculturalism, there is an interesting fusion of people, religion, tradition and cuisine from all over the world. This is manifested by the fact that about 64 languages are spoken all across the region with people migrating from over 50 countries. Australian cuisine is composed of indigenous and colonial societies. The blend of indigenous and modern Australian food with Asian, Mediterranean and other Western cooking makes it all the more exciting and interesting. That makes Australia a melting pot, in its purest sense. Love sports? No one loves sports more than Australians do! Whether it’s footy, cricket, netball, rugby and tennis among many others. Engage yourself in marvellous vineyards, wine tasting, world renowned coffee hubs, national parks, sand boarding and horse racing -you name it, Australia’s surely got it. Come to Australia and experience the vibrant life that is truly AUSSIE!