Going Places: Tales from the road: Outdoor travel in Australia

May 5, 2004
Outside Magazine
Amanda Jones: Travels in Australia
What's with this Aussie love-fest thing?

Q: Why are Americans so in love with Australia and Australians?
Bill Sawyers
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
[email protected]

A: Well, Bill, I am actually a New Zealander by birth, so I don't know that I am eligible to answer your question. I think we are all a little romanced by their basic honesty and lack of pretention (the Outback Aussies, that is). Sorry I can't be more enlightening about this proclivity.

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