Hobart, the capital of Tasmania and Australia's smallest state capital is a charming harbour city. It is Australia's second oldest city, founded in 1803 as a penal colony. Hobart lies at the foot of Mount Wellington and on the banks of the Derwent River.
Hobart itself is set on an inlet called the Derwent River, which is surrounded by hills and mountains. Gorgeous! The Salamanca markets were huge and full of good produce, woodcarvings and all that a market offers! It’s on every Saturday! Driving in Hobart is easy as long as you have a good GPS ...
Posted in Looking far by gilbir
The Mount Wellington view looking over Hobart The most relaxing hostel ever! Where we recuperated. After the Overland Track, Hobart was the perfect place to lay our hats for our last few days in Tasmania. Our sore joints and crusty feet (wet and dry so many times) were rested here in our brilliant ...
Posted in Around the world in 300 days by nicdavid