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Saturday, April 29, 2000
Erldunda to Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Alice Springs, NT, Australia:
Latitude: 23° 42' 8" South
Longitude: 133° 53' 10" East
Altitude: 3258 feet
From Seattle: 8942 miles
Lodging: Hotel - Alice Springs Resort

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Today's Travel:
Country: Australia
Region: Northern Territory
Route: Car: Stuart Highway (A87)
Path:Erldunda - Alice Springs, NT, Australia
Road Miles:138 miles
Linear:125 miles
Weather: Partial Sun

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Trip Stats to Date:
Day: 1115
Miles Driven:181042
Linear Dist: 214741
Countries Visited: 68
Regions Visited: 258
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Hotels: 365
Friends / Family: 293
Camping: 125
Hostels: 248
Transit: 70
Other Lodging: 13
Beers: 3931
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Journal Entry:
Drove about two hours up the main road to Alice Springs. Drove around looking at the usual pub / hotel accommodation but didn't see anything great. When I went for gas Susie went to the information office and ended up booking a luxury hotel for the last night of her holiday.

After we Checked in and marveled at the decadence we spent some time at the pool - including a fountain and a swim up bar. Had a huge dinner of wallaby, kangaroo, and buffalo in town.


Related Sites:
US State Department Consular Information Sheets: Australia
CIA World Fact Book: Australia

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