Tag Archives: Northern Territory
Seafood laksa in sand at Darwin

Two Weeks in Darwin

“It’s like putting a hair dryer in a bathtub. I like hair dryers and I like bathtubs, but the two just don’t go together. I’m the hair dryer and Darwin is the bathtub.”

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Crocodile jumps for meat

Jumping Crocodiles of the Adelaide River

When a croc’s jaws are a few feet away from your face it’s hard to feel completely safe, even if you’re on a boat and he’s in the water.

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Overlooking Gunlom Falls

4 Days in Kakadu National Park

A four-day itinerary for Kakadu National Park. Get ready for rock art, salty crocs, and plunge pools.

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Florence Falls from the viewing platform

3 Days in Litchfield National Park

Kakadu National Park has long been the big attraction of the Northern Territory’s top end, but Litchfield is right on its heels.

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Gorgeous waterfalls at Edith Falls upper pools

Edith Falls: A Surprise Highlight of the Northern Territory

If you want to swim in an uncrowded waterfall, do it at Edith Falls in the Northern Territory.

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Colorful galahs in trees

Alice Springs to Mataranka in Four Stops

Driving through the outback was not what I thought it would be. I expected lots of red dust and few people; what I found was a versatile landscape and an incomparable cast of characters.

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