Roamed by the feral Tasmanian Devil and the spotted-tailed quoll, Tasmania is, at least in part, an untouched wilderness spanning rainforest, beaches, high mountain plains, and lakes sailed by black swans. A softer side – historic towns, fertile farmlands, and pleasant cities – also adds to its charm, belying a darker side of the island’s history, when the land doubled as a detention center for convicts.
What's New in Tasmania
December 28, 2011 by Donna Heiderstadt
If one of your New Years resolutions is to spend more quality time with the person you love, then I suggest you enjoy that togetherness someplace amazing! ... Read More »
September 26, 2011
Here's a simple way to avoid those pesky airline baggage fees: Don't pack clothes. We give you the top 10 nude vacations, along with some bare facts about ... Read More »
January 28, 2011 by Becca Hensley
Once considered a beautiful Australian backwater, Tasmania is turning heads with an extravagant new eco-lodge and provocative museum. To residents of bustling ... Read More »
January 19, 2011 by Donna Heiderstadt
Yesterday (January 18), Oprah Winfrey began airing her four-part taped telecast from Australia, where in December she took 300 lucky audience members (some of ... Read More »
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