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The Southern Highlands in New South Wales, Australia, is a famous tourist spot in Australia. It is famous for many things like the Belmore Falls and the historical buildings like the Berrima Courthous to name a few. However, it is without doubt that the best attraction that lures in visitors from neighbouring places and other countries are the lovely gardens of Southern Highlands. Southern Highlands boasts of some of the most beautiful and well-tended gardens all over the world. In fact, it is here where you can find one of the biggest flower festivals in the country. There are private…

The Australian dollar over the past couple of years has been very strong, this is basically due to demand from Asia for what’s in the ground. So with a booming economy and traditional expensive destinations like Europe in an economic downturn, what does it actually mean to the average Aussie punter who may be considering a range of personal loans to fund their latest travels? Asia has gotten cheaper Let’s face it most of Asia has been cheap forever… well Japan, Hong Kong and more recently Singapore aside. It’s not just the seasoned travelers who are going over by flocks…

Australia is massive, and sparsely populated: in size, it rivals the USA, yet its population is just under 22 million. It is an ancient land, and often looks it: much of central and western Australia – the bulk of the country – is overwhelmingly arid and flat. In contrast, its cities, most founded as recently as the mid-nineteenth century, express a vibrant, youthful energy. The most memorable scenery is in the Outback, the vast desert in the interior of the country west of the Great Dividing Range. Here, vivid blue skies, cinnamon-red earth, deserted gorges and other striking geological features…