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Canberra travel guide

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You're Going to Love Canberra

Australia's capital, Canberra boasts a sophisticated dining and bar scene, vibrant culture, and impressive architecture. Inspired by the 19th-century arts and crafts movement, the city features expansive open spaces, aesthetics, and broad boulevards.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Canberra

Top activities & attractions in Canberra

When to Visit Canberra

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September to November is the best time to explore the attractions of Canberra. The weather is pleasant during this period as it's sunny during the days and cool in the mornings and evenings.

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How to Get to Canberra

Airports near Canberra

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Where to Stay in Canberra

Comfort Inn Airport is seven minutes from the airport and very convenient. You can sample the luxurious Crowne Plaza minutes away from the city center.

Popular Neighborhoods in Canberra

Where to stay in popular areas of Canberra

Most booked hotels in Canberra

How to Get Around Canberra

The Cost of Living in Canberra

Shopping Streets

The city center features antique and craft stores, shoe spots, and dining areas. Visit the Canberra Centre and explore the fashion houses and specialty outlets. Get some designer labels and sample delicious coffee in Kingston.

Groceries and Other

Canberra has plenty of fresh produce markets. You can visit Kim's Groceries, Cedars of Lebanon, or the Coles Supermarket. A dozen eggs cost AU$4.60.

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Where to Eat in Canberra

Taste the Burmese curries with rice for just AU$8 or some good laksa for AU$15 at Civic Asian Noodle House. The Italo-Australian Club has a hearty Italian pasta for just AU$15.