For sustainably minded travelers, reducing their carbon footprint is a top priority — as it seems to be in the travel industry, too. One such cruise line making environmentally conscious moves is Miami-based Australis, the only commercial cruise through Patagonia. See the great wild landscape along with immersive experiences and active adventures, all with luxury touches and eco-friendly everything. Get out on the water and view wildlife in its natural habitat or get to higher ground and take in some stunning landscape vistas during a hike. Use all the activities and amenities Australis has to offer without worrying about your carbon footprint — this sustainably minded cruise line has you covered.
Australia is famously referred to as the Land Down Under with a lot of exotic animals roaming the country. Melbourne is one of the most well-known cities and is the second-largest city in Australia. The city has beautiful architecture, a diverse population and a variety of activity options to offer, making it a much-desired study abroad location.
If you’re a fan of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in NYC, you’re going to love the Farmers Santa Parade in Auckland, New Zealand. This festive procession features all of your favorite holiday characters alongside some of pop culture’s biggest players. The annual event is one of the largest and most well attended in Auckland, and a must for any in town during the Christmas season.
The Melbourne Cup is the most popular annual horse race in Australia. Similar to the Kentucky Derby, the thoroughbred race is one of the largest events of the year and brings in 100,000 spectators. The festivities include music, a parade, over-the-top attire and, of course, a bit of gambling to spice up the day.