0 Likes

Esperance Lucky Bay
Australia
Copyright: Mark De Graaf
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Taken: 21/12/2010
Uploaded: 16/01/2011
Updated: 14/07/2014
Views:

...


Tags: outdoors; ocean; bay
comments powered by Disqus

heiwa4126
Kani Doraku crab restaurant
Peter Holland
Wells Next The Sea On The Beach
Thang Bui
Ba Be National Park
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Gletscherbahn pasterzengletscher grossglockner austria
Alex Engo
The Licinian Baths (hall). Dougga, Tunisia.
Peter Holland
Letheringsett Watermill
Richard Chesher
Bird Fish Feeding Frenzy New Caledonia
Pablo Castillo - 360Ecuador
Puerto Guayaquil, Andipuerto
Giovanni Saini
Brivio (LC) Tramonto sull'Adda
Unkle Kennykoala
Namadgi NP - Orroral Homestead (Front)
Arno Dietz
Meilerhütte
Andy Bryant
Pas De La Cle
More About Australia

There are no kangaroos in Austria. We're talking about Australia, the world's smallest continent. That being cleared up, let's dive right in! Australia is a sovereign state under the Commonwealth of Nations, which is in turn overseen by Queen Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, Queen of Australia and Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth. The continent was first sighted and charted by the Dutch in 1606. Captain James Cook of Britain came along in the next century to claim it for Britain and name it "New South Wales." Shortly thereafter it was declared to be a penal colony full of nothing but criminals and convicts, giving it the crap reputation you may have heard at your last cocktail party. This rumor ignores 40,000 years of pre-European human history, especially the Aboriginal concept of Dreamtime, an interesting explanation of physical and spiritual reality. The two biggest cities in Australia are Sydney and Melbourne. Sydney is more for business, Melbourne for arts. But that's painting in very broad strokes. Take a whirl around the panoramas to see for yourself! Text by Steve Smith.