As the capital city of one of the world’s most significant mining region, Perth has had a very strong average economic growth, which led to period of huge expansion and development, drastically urbanising the city. Perth has countless beautiful parks and museums and also vibrant night life with many pubs, night clubs, and outdoor movies.
Located just off the Perth’s coast is Rottnest Island, featuring a beautiful scenery and some of the finest beaches in Australia. On the island, tourists are greeted by everybody’s favourite, quokkas. These lovely creatures look like a mini-kangaroo, sized just little larger than a cat. Guests to the island can but are not limited to enjoy doing any water activities, trail walks, bicycle tours, delicious food with beautiful view, history museums and galleries, and scenic flights.
When in Perth, you won’t want to miss staying in one of the city’s iconic backpacker accommodation. The Witch’s Hat was originally a Victorian style home, but has now been converted into a multi-award winning hostel. The hostel is certainly unique, yet it still maintains a great backpackers environment that you’d hope for. The staff here is renowned for their helpfulness and willingness to ensure every guest has a great time. Whether you partake in the many events at the hostel, or take the short walk into town, you’re sure to have a great time during your stay in Perth.
Located just 30 minutes from Perth metropolitan, Fremantle is a port town renowned for its well-preserved architectural heritage. Its streets are filled with trendy cafes, bars, and boutiques full of funky fashions and independent designs. There are plenty of tourist destinations located in the city such as Fremantle Prison and Fremantle Markets. It is extremely easy to explore the town on foot since all attractions are located closely to each other. You will be falling in love with this colourful port city before you know it.
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