To get from Riga to Australia you have to travel 19,000 km and change you watch for 10 hours into the future.
Australia – the world’s largest island and smallest continent. But it stands out among other with it’s peculiar variety of flora and fauna. This continent attracts with it’s relict species of wildlife, ancient monuments and a unique topography, some parts of which have survived from the time of the Tertiary period. The main attractions of Australia, that will give a vivid kaleidoscope of impressions, is concentrated in Sydney – the most cheerful and contemporary city, carefully storing historical monuments. Also Melbourne attracts travelers, in the center of which is a huge number of museums, galleries and shops. A large part of the city consists of parks and gardens, including the world-famous Royal Botanical Gardens.
A special delight from the trip to Australia will receive the gourmets, because Australian cuisine is varied and exotic. Here reigns the most unexpected combinations of flavors. Exotic fruits, a variety of seafood, bull meat, lambs, kangaroos and even a crocodile, as well as all kinds of cheeses.
Australia is in the southern hemisphere and includes the entire Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and many small offshore islands as well as several islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. In the north, Australia has a maritime border with Indonesia, East – Timor and Papua New Guinea, to the north-east with New Caledonia, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, in the south-east with New Zealand.
Oceania is a region that includes the Australian Continent and the Pacific Islands. Oceania is located mainly in the southern hemisphere between the Pacific and the Indian Oceans. Oceania is divided into the following regions – Australasia, Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. Oceania comprises 14 independent states and 16 dependent territories.
Going on a trip to Australia, do not forget to get a Visa.
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