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Perth is the capital of Western Australia, and often credited as being the most isolated city in the world. Due to its geogrpahy, Perth has vast wilderness access, from the green park and bushland of Kings Park overlooking downtown Perth, to the Swan River running through the city. The coastline has dozens of world class surf breaks.

Sightseeing highlights include the Perth Mint, the Swan Bells Tower and the Western Australian Museums, as well as the Art Gallery of Western Australia.

Tthe Perth restaurant scene has taken off in the past few years, and Northbridge and Fremantle offer excellent nightlife.

Perth Articles

10 Australian summer music festivals

by Juliane Huang

26 things you’ll never hear someone from Perth say

by Rachael Morland

18 of the world’s most bike friendly cities

by Hal Amen

Australian commuters move train to free trapped man

by Katka Lapelosov√°

Best nude beaches in the world, volume 2

by Hal Amen

12 natural wonders of Australia

by Carlo Alcos

New shark monitoring system warns lifeguards by text

by Adam Roy

10 cities with the biggest parks in the world

by Theodore Scott

The world’s most spectacular skylines

by Juliane Huang

Top 10 places to study in New Zealand and Australia

by Craig Martin

A day in the life of an expat in Perth, Australia

by Helen Billiald

50 people, 1 question: “What would make your day?”

by Lindsay Clark

5 spots to enjoy spring blooms

by Hal Amen