On experiencing Perth’s wonderful weather, beautiful beaches and easy-going character, some travellers wonder, just where is everyone? While the lack of big-city bustle has something to do with Perth being the world’s most remote capital city, you won’t find the locals complaining about the lifestyle!
While Perth used to be characterised as rather dull, a resources boom has seen Perth blossom like WA’s wildflowers in spring. Today it’s a sophisticated, cosmopolitan city with myriad bars, restaurants and cultural activities all vying for attention. But the best bit is that when you want to chill out, Perth’s pristine parkland and beaches allow the population to spread out and enjoy what’s on offer. After all, we are talking about a city that has its own dedicated dog beach…
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These tours & activities make it easy:
- Discover some of the world's best beaches on an Australian west coast safari
- See Western Australia's unique wildlife on a 9-day tour
- Take a 4WD trip to the fascinating Pinnacles Desert
- Explore Perth at your own pace on a hop-on hop-off tour
Last updated: Jan 24, 2013
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