Cradle Mountain

Cradle Mountain

Cradle Mountain, in the northwestern part of Tasmania, is a popular “bushwalking” area, but hikers are warned that the “risk of death from exposure is an everpresent hazard,” since the area is so remote and the weather is unpredictable. Mud, heavy rain, and snowfall can make the area impassable, even in summer months. It also […]

Tasmania

Tasmania

Unbelievable light and bucolic scenery are just part of Tasmania’s enduring charm. : Launceston, Tasmania, is often called the “Garden City” because of its long-established and outstanding public and private gardens. The National Trust has identified more than 100 buildings of architectural and historical importance here, ranging from cottages to mansions, churches, schools, and banks. […]