"My favorite Australian city" Adelaide by dlandt
Adelaide Travel Guide: 985 reviews and 2,153 photos
Where Sydney reminded me of Vancouver and Cairns reminded me of Honolulu, Adelaide didn't remind me of anything. I think that's what I liked about it. It seemed to be a very Australian, down to Earth, working and functioning city. The people were friendly, but not overly so. It was interracial and multicultural, but not in a synthetic, paper-thin way. The attitude of the people seemed to remind me of Chicago, though nothing else did. Adelaide is a place you experience, not tour. On my trip, I passed through Sydney, Cairns, and Yorkey's Knob before arriving in Adelaide, but it was in Adelaide that I really felt I had arrived in Australia.
- Pros:It's not designed for tourism
- Cons:It's not designed for tourism
- In a nutshell:It's not designed for tourism
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