Where I’ve been: Kakadu National Park, Australia, 2007

Rain forest in the Northern TerritoryPart 2 of the 10-Days-Special on Australia is  Kakadu National Park near Darwin. When I was in Australia, my mum came to visit and we decided to go on an adventure. So instead of seeing tropical beaches or the like, we decide to conquer the outback and the Northern Territory: we did a seven day tour with Adventure Tours, a rather backerpacker style Australian tour provider, and 10-16 other people, mostly backpackers but for a part of the trip also a French nurse who didn’t speak a word of English (very brave, I think) or a Swiss family with two kids. After flying to Alice Springs, taking a two days tour to Ayers Rock or Uluru, as it is called by the Aborigines, then going the 1500km to Darwin by Minibus with a group of 10 people, we stoped over in Darwin before our tour went on to Kakadu National Park. Continue reading