Area guides

15 December 2015

Sydney was established in the 1780s – the first European settlement in Australia. Since then, the city has expanded eastward to the coast and westward to the Blue Mountains. It now stretches 55 kilometres from east to west, and 60 kilometres from north to south.

Sydney is one of the world’s most...

09 December 2015

London is the capital and most populous city of England with a population of over 8.5million. Its existence on the River Thames dates back to Roman Times and its architecture is a true hybrid of the subsequent fashions and trends. It is a leading global city and it benefits from world-class...

04 December 2015

Brisbane is the capital and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia. One of the oldest cities in Australia, Brisbane was founded upon the ancient homelands of the Turrbal and Jagera peoples. Brisbane was chosen as the capital when...

04 December 2015

Perth  is the fourth-most populous city in Australia and the capital and largest city of the Western Australia.  The first areas settled were on the Swan River, with the city's central business district and port (Fremantle) both located on its shores. Perth is formally divided into a number of ...

04 December 2015

The Gold Coast is a coastal city in the southeast corner of the state of Queensland in Australia. The year-round warm weather and positioning as a large coastal city just south of Brisbane has made it a popular destination with travellers. Surfers Paradise forms the glitzy hub of tourist activity....