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2 of 1000: Barossa Valley and Hunter Valley, Australia

On our life long quest to see all 1000 Places To See Before You Die, we have already seen many places that are truly worth of being on that list. We have also seen places along the way that were so stunning and beautiful that we decided to put them on our own list. This … Continue reading »

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1 of 1000: Fraser Island, Australia

When someone tells you, that you will see the largest sand island in the world, you might think of sand dunes and dry land as far as your eyes can see. At least that’s what I expected to see when we went to Fraser Island (or Great Sandy National Park as it is also called). … Continue reading »

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1 of 1000: The Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Giant clams with a diameter of 1m, hundreds of different colorful fish, huge turtles and reef sharks all visible from the surface while snorkeling – there are only few places in the world where you can enjoy all of that in one day. And the Great Barrier Reef is one of them. Luckily for us, … Continue reading »

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1 of 1000: Cape Tribulation, Australia

Our trip to Northern Queensland allowed us to visit another one of the 1000 Places To See Before You Die, the Daintree National Park at Cape Tribulation. Cape Tribulation was named by Captain Cook, who hit a reef of the Great Barrier Reef here and therefore called this the place “where all my troubles began”. … Continue reading »

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1 of 1000: Ayers Rock (Uluru) & The Olgas (Kata Tjuta)

When you tell people you have been to the Uluru, only few will know what you are talking about. When you tell them that it is also called Ayers Rock, most people will then say “Aaahhh, why didn’t you say so”. The name Uluru is the Aboriginal name and since they have been here well … Continue reading »

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