History of the Regions

Blue Mountains Tours The Blue Mountains were seen from a distance by the first European settlers. They were not explored at first, the myth that they were uncross able being encouraged to deter convict escapes. Officially the Europeans did not cross then until 1813, 25 years after they first arrived. Unofficial exploration of the area…

CRUISE CONSIDERATIONS

Booking a cruise ship very early or late can be cheap. There are early bird specials where you have a large choice at a reasonable discount; there are last minute discounts, but you have to take what is still available. Watch the fares after you have booked. If the fare becomes lower, and if you…

Sydney Tour Package Deals

SYDNEY Facts. Almost a third of Sydney residents were born overseas. Over 7 million international tourists visit Sydney each year. The Oldest newspaper, the Sydney Morning Herald, has been published continually since 1831. The Ferry System was started in 1875, and carries 14 million passengers every year. The Australian Museum was opened in 1857, making…