Canberra Travel Guide
Plan Your Canberra Vacation
As the nation's capital, Canberra is sometimes maligned by outsiders, who see the city as lacking the coolness of Melbourne or the glamour of Sydney. But Canberra certainly has charms of its own, with its world-class museums (the majority of which are free), leafy open spaces, and the huge Lake Burley Griffin.
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The main restaurant precincts are around the city center and in the trendy suburbs of Manuka and Kingston. However, many... read more
Things To Do in Canberra
Canberra's most important public buildings st... read more
The Ngunnawal people were the first inhabitants of the area now known as Canberra and the A.C.T., and the name "Canberra" comes from the... Read more
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