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Travelling in Australia – Transportation Options

If money was no object, where would you like to travel? According to a survey carried out by luxury travel network Virtuoso, a trip to Australia is something that most luxury travellers dream about. If so, is Australia out of reach for budget and mid-range travellers? Definitely not, for Australia is one of the top global destinations for all types of budget. That said, many travellers don’t realise that travelling from one destination to another within Australia costs lots of money because the country is huge, thus increases transportation costs. Australia is the sixth largest country in the world covering over 7.7 million square km in size which is almost the same size as USA. To give you another perspective on how massive the country is – it takes about 22 hours from Adelaide to Sydney by car or 66 hours from Sydney to Perth by train or 4 hours by flight. Being a huge country, more often than not, travellers realised too late that exploring Australia requires some planning in advance in order to stay on budget. Where do I start? Think about how much time you intend to travel in Australia and then make a list of places

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