the Two of You Can Be Outback Jack and Jill
viewers who follow Outback Jack, the reality show which takes pampered
women and puts them in pursuit of a man in the middle of Australia's rugged
Outback, the Outback looks like a rough and rugged destination. It is
-- but, for many couples, it's also an adventure trip waiting to happen.
If you'd like
to plan a romantic getaway to the Outback (and you're not worried about
breaking a nail), here are a few leads to get you started:
Eleanor S. Morris Even before Crocodile Dundee, just about everyone
had heard of the Australian outback. And what a wild, adventurous place
it is, what with kangaroos and wallabies, brilliant birds and platypuses,
aborigine caves and deepset gorges.Although much of the outback consists
of dry plains dotted with sparse vegetation, in the center of Queensland
you'll find a dense green oasis, thick with lush plants and alive with
an exotic assortment of birds and animals: Carnarvon Gorge, one of Australia's
most magnificent parks.
for your next romantic getaway in Australia!
JACK puts a group of pampered city women to the test as they vie
for the affections of their rugged leading man Vadim Dale. The series
combines fish-out-of-water comedy with romantic adventure. (PRNewsFoto)
Rooms with A View
resorts and hotels across Australia--including many in the Outback!
to really feel like you're with Outback Jack? Grab your guy and your
backpack and head out, Lonely Planet style. This mini-site covers attractions,
activities, special events, and offers plenty of advice for exploring
out the suggested itineraries by the Australia Tourism Commission for
honeymoons and romantic getaways in Australia.
to send you sweetie a hint that an Outback excursion might be in your
future? This site has over 700 photos you can use to send free postcards
out the official site of the Australia Tourism Commission for information
on everything from luxury vacations to adventure travel.
out these tours offered through our affiliate partner, Viator. You'll
find desert safaris, evenings which include a barbecue dinner in the
bush followed by a look at noctural animals, Ayers Rock excursions,
aboriginal culture trips, and even romantic sunrise hot air balloon
through our affiliate partner, Viator, this page includes a full list
of tours. One of the most romantic is the "Sounds of Silence,"
a tour that takes you out into the desert for an evening of champagne
and gourmet dining beneath the stars. Tours are also available to the
Ayers Rock Observatory for some serious stargazing, sunrise climbs up
Ayers Rick, romantic sunset trips to Ayers Rock, and more.
through our affiliate partner, Viator, these tours range from visits
to Kakadu National Park to cruises on Yellow Waters (watch for crocodiles!)