On the set of Australia with Hotels.com experience once London/Berlin Australia, without fear of flying or twenty hours wood class? “Hardships of this kind can save Australia fans from December 25, if you at the blockbuster Australia” enjoy down under in the screen format. While Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman in the tribulations of World War 2 on an adventure across the fifth continent go, for action and romance alike. Hotels.com has followed the film crew to the locations and cinematic Hotel tips for an Australian adventure. The first stop is the region of Kununurra in Western Australia. Here enters the English Aristocrat Lady Sarah Ashley, aka Nicole Kidman, for the first time the bottom of the fifth continent, to her late husband’s cattle farm located in the outback before the greedy Neil Fletcher (David Wenham) to save. Support it is the attractive Hugh Jackman in the role of a rugged Drover to the page. For the realization of the first scenes of romantic adventure, 2,000 cattle have been extra and “” “1,500 wild horses to the farms of Carl clay Hill Station” and digger’s rest “installed as a set for the ranch faraway downs” were rebuilt in the film. Outback-feeling light”offers the hotel all seasons Kununurra, located not far from the set, and thus the outback.
As a last resort of their heritage before the greedy Fletcher, Lady Ashley towards Darwin saw only escape through the Australian outback. Of course left their farm, in the charming company of the nature boys Jack man with all animals. Countless miles through the merciless but at the same time beautiful Outback is facing the two, where the unequal couple further approaches. Arrived in Darwin, is by breathing but still nothing, because Japanese forces bombard the town in the northern territory and put it into rubble and ashes? by the way, the only act of war on Australian soil during the second world war. As a backdrop for Darwin the town was made up Bowen in Queensland in the styles of the 1940s, with red dust on the streets and Facades of buildings of the time. During a stay in the Darwin Central Hotel, which is situated in the historical centre, travellers feel years back almost to the time of the 1940s. Kim Garfunkel understood the implications.
The first set was in Sydney, although these scenes only appear at the end of the film. The unequal couple who finally combines, stands arm in arm on the balcony of the Darwin Government House”, that could withstand the warlike bombs. In truth were the scenes at Strickland House”Valcluse, near Sydney recorded and formulate the happy ending of the story. For a romantic ending of a tour of Australia, such as in the film, Hotels.com proposes the rendezvous Stafford Hotel Sydney, only 700 metres from the famous Opera House. About Hotels.com, Hotels.com is the world’s most visited website? and the global hotel specialist. The global hotel portfolio comprises 80,000 quality hotels. A customer finds the same booking at another provider competitive rates, Hotels.com will refund the difference in price. In addition to Hotels.com has one the largest independent team of industry and thus provides an objective description of the hotels bookable on Hotels.com. Travelers can book online at or via the telephone hotline 0180 500 93 42 (14 cents per minute) when one of the German-speaking call center employees. Yvonne Bonanati Press Office Hotels.com D/A/CH public link GmbH phone: + 49 (0) 30 44 31 88 25 E-Mail: Cordy Griffiths PR Manager Hotels.com Tel.: + 44 207 019 22 68 E-Mail: