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Hobart Customs House Tasmania is famous not only due to its beautiful nature and interesting sites, but also because of its unique culture. Like many hundreds of years ago, there are still thriving craft traditions. Hobart is considered the crafts center of the island. There is the large-scale arts center called Salamanca in the city; former is a nonprofit organization situated in the old warehouse. Its seven buildings house more than 70 organizations associated with the craftsmanship in one way or another.
1. Travelers arriving to one of the airports in Tasmania could easily get to their hotel by bus. Local towns are very compact, so tourists would have an opportunity to get literally to the … Open
Salamanca Center is one of the most attractive places of the region, because you can find very interesting art galleries and studios, in addition to various craft workshops there. The center often holds various cultural events.
We can say that every local has a certain talent and successfully implements it in practice. In Tasmania lives a huge amount of skilled craftsmen, many of whom have mastered crafts by themselves. There are also fine artists in the region; a huge number of art galleries prove that. You can often see performers and musicians on city streets performing for free. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Tasmania is the smallest state in Australia, which is located on the island of the same name. More than half of the island is occupied by picturesque nature reserves; the nature of these … Open
As for folk crafts, it’s certainly worth to mention excellent items made of wool. Upscale yarn and wool of merino goats are the most common souvenirs; their production is one of the oldest and most popular craft traditions. The island is famous for its winemaking traditions and cheese making; an acquaintance with them would also be an exciting adventure.
View of Hobart from Mt Wellington Tasmania will appeal to those who are fond of antiques. The island is one of the first in the world by the number of antique shops and markets. There you can buy unique antiques in mint condition. Items of furniture and interior decoration made of rare wood are especially popular among tourists; you can buy old books, interesting items of precious metal, porcelain and other amazing wares at local markets. The largest antique market of the island is The Antiques Market situated in Hobart. It resembles a large-scale open-air museum.
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Franklin River

From the series “The Most Dangerous River Rapids for Rafting”
Franklin River, which flows in the western district of Tasmania, is a tributary of the Gordon River and has the length of about 129 km. At the moment the territory surrounding Tasmania's longest river is a nature reserve and attracts not only the fans of ecotourism but the rafting fans. Franklin River is one of the most dangerous and rushing rivers in the world. Not all experienced athletes dare to drive in their turbid and swirling waters. … Read further
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Traditions and festivals in cities around Tasmania

Cityguide on traditions, mentality and lifestyle of people in Tasmania. Learn the best periods to visit Tasmania to discover its soul - authentic festivals, events and celebrations. We will also reveal the interesting habits, attitude towards the world and to tourists in Tasmania.
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