Wow! I was so impressed with this zoo. You get up really close with a wide variety of animals from around the world. They are all housed in beautiful, spacious enclosures with lots of enrichment for them to enjoy. Keepers give frequent educational talks and kids can take part in up-close encounters....more
The full-flavored fare at this harbor-side Fremantle fixture will delight your tastebuds but the real stars are the beer and cider. I'm a Californian by birth and love my homeland's microbrews. These brews are the closest thing I've found to that golden deliciousness in Oz. The...more
The Bibbulmun Track is awesome and will always rank among the best things I have ever done. The variety of ecosystems, wildlife, people, and surprises you encounter along the way makes the sometimes grueling miles totally worth it. The track and huts are so well maintained - quite impressive. Due to...more
Well, I have yet to see an actual penguin on Penguin Island. I've seen lots of other wildlife, though: bold seals, nesting gulls, pelicans, dolphins and a peregrine falcon. Kayakers are often assaulted by overly-friendly seals who inhabit nearby Seal Island. My fisherman husband, who goes...more
Every weekend, vendors set up shop in these downtown sheds. An expansive spread of local produce and artesian foods are on display as well as handmade goods. You can fid a little bit of everything here- from cell phone accessories to psychics to unique salsas, cupcakes, clothing, and leather goods....more
You'll find this little cafe on the corner of William Street, across from the busy metro station and Perth's upmarket shopping district. Tartine cafe offers simple but tasty food, fine coffee, and a European atmosphere right in the CBD.
The burger was excellent and the atmosphere was clean and modern. Sad to say that I left a bit hungry, though. Where I'm from, burgers come with fries. They just do! It's one of those constants in life. No matter how chaotic your day, there is one thing you can rely on. So, on that note, the...more