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Lonely Planet Australia

by Paul Smitz, Carolyn Bain, Sandra Bao
     
 
Golden beaches, baked red deserts and glamorous cities. An ancient indigenous history and a young, vibrant culture: welcome to Australia! Stick around, hang out with us a while. With this bestselling guide to the Land Down Under tucked under one arm, let us show you why Lonely Planet calls Australia home.

Relax and let us take care of it: planning your

Overview

Golden beaches, baked red deserts and glamorous cities. An ancient indigenous history and a young, vibrant culture: welcome to Australia! Stick around, hang out with us a while. With this bestselling guide to the Land Down Under tucked under one arm, let us show you why Lonely Planet calls Australia home.

Relax and let us take care of it: planning your holiday Down Under has never been so easy.

Get Around with the help of 193 maps to town and country, beach and mountain—and everywhere in between.

Treat Yourself to the best wining and dining that Australia has to offer, served on a platter by our expert food and drink author.

Meet The Locals—Bouncing 'roos, half-stoned koalas and sleepy wombats: Australia's fascinating wildlife is demystified in our full-color Environment chapter.

Put Your Feet Up at Australia's best and best-value accommodation, handpicked by our troupe of roaming authors.

Who We Are

At Lonely Planet, we see our job as inspiring and enabling travelers to connect with the world for their own benefit and for the benefit of the world at large.

What We Do

We offer travelers the world's richest travel advice, informed by the collective wisdom of over 350 Lonely Planet authors living in 37 countries and fluent in 70 languages.

We are relentless in finding the special, the unique and the different for travellers wherever they are.

When we update our guidebooks, we check every listing, in person, every time.

We always offer the trusted filter for those who are curious, open minded and independent.

We challenge our growing community of travelers; leading debate and discussion abouttravel and the world.

We tell it like it is without fear or favor in service of the travelers; not clouded by any other motive.

What We Believe

We believe that travel leads to a deeper cultural understanding and compassion and therefore a better world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781740597401
Publisher:
Lonely Planet Publications
Publication date:
11/28/2005
Series:
Lonely Planet Travel Guides Series
Pages:
1120
Product dimensions:
5.12(w) x 7.94(h) x 1.70(d)

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