Australia is as fascinating and intriguing as one expects it be. It is a country, an island and a continent at one the same time and spells an overwhelming charm on everyone with its magnitude, diversity, and uniqueness. A large number of huge natural parks with unique flora and fauna, and various wonders of nature attract scientists, great outdoors enthusiasts, adventurers and other travelers who want to experience the diverse character of Australian nature. At the same time Australia also has the most urbanized areas in the world. Vibrant metropolises such as Sydney and Melbourne are not to be missed just like the other hot points in Australia - Darwin, Hobart, Coffs Harbour, Canberra, Cairns, Adelaide, Brisbane, Port Douglas, Perth. Lodging options in Australia are as diverse as the country is. Stunning resorts, cosy motels, remarkable bed & breakfasts, charming holiday units and self-serviced apartments are offered on a large scale. The major cities and holiday destinations house a great deal of hostels and backpackers and of course hotels, which vary from boutique and modern design hotels to family and budget hotels.