Have you been dreaming of taking long walks on white sand beaches? Or perhaps scuba diving and hiking are more your style? Australia has everything you’re looking for and more. Plan a second honeymoon to Australia, and you can have the perfect mix of romance and adventure in a country filled with rustic and modern options to fulfill your dreams.
Plan the trip of a lifetime with options that include the rainforest, Great Barrier Reef, Sydney Opera House, Outback, and diverse wildlife. The country offers a bit of everything, and a few things found nowhere else making Australia the perfect destination for couples who enjoy mix-and-match possibilities from fine dining to far-off-the-beaten-path adventures.
The seasons in Australia run opposite of those in North America and Europe. Mild spring weather lasts from September to November. Summer spans December through February, featuring longer daylight hours and warm to hot conditions depending on the part of the country you are in. March through May constitutes autumn, leading into the cooler winter period of June to August. you might find the best time to visit northern Australia between April and August when airfares are lower, and the weather is decent along the Great Barrier Reef. If you are traveling to Australia’s southern states, opt for the warm summer months of January and February. Overall, the best time to visit the country is April through September.
Ready to plan your trip, be sure to get your passport and check the travel alerts and warnings from the US Department of State. It’s also good idea to add the Hotline for American Travelers: 1-888-407-4747 to your phone and pack it in your luggage along with the URL for the US Department of State’s travel page http://www.state.gov/travel/ in case of emergency.