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Darwin travel guide

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You're Going to Love Darwin

Darwin is the capital of Australia's Northern Territory and the only capital in the tropics. It's a city of sidewalk cafes, excellent museums and galleries, and stunning natural landscapes. It's also a haven for lovers of adventure sports.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Darwin

Top activities & attractions in Darwin

When to Visit Darwin

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Darwin has a tropical climate with temperatures around 90 all year. May to October is drier.

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How to Get to Darwin

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Where to Stay in Darwin

Ashton Lodge on Mitchell Street has affordable rooms in the center of town, while Skycity on Gilruth Avenue is a 5-star boutique hotel minutes from Downtown.

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How to Get Around Darwin

The Cost of Living in Darwin

Shopping Streets

The Mindil Beach Sunset Markets are great for finding tasty local foods. Smith Street is the center of the mainstream shopping area and also specializes in the famous local pearls and Aboriginal crafts.

Groceries and Other

A quart of milk in Darwin will cost AU$1.41 and a dozen eggs is AU$4.52.

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Where to Eat in Darwin

Hanuman Restaurant on Mitchell Street has good Indian, Malaysian, and Thai food from AU$22. Lewinsky's is also on Mitchell Street and serves excellent seafood from AU$30.