Hobart Tourism and Sightseeing
"Things to do around Hobart"
The very best the Hobart has to offer
Hobart! What a magical place! If you have not been to Tasmania and it s capital YOU MUST Hobart is the perfect place to say and explore, there are attraction everywhere. Salamanca Market, Hobart's signature Saturday morning get-together.
The Hobart population stands at about 47,000 and is placed nicely on the banks of the Derwent River, just below the slopes of Mount Wellington. Hobart has a reputation of being the most picturesque of all the Australian capital cities.
Take a cruise on the Derwent River and see the maritime city. Head up the river to places like Moorilla or down to Wrest Point Hotel-Casino, surf the point and beach brakes, taste the flavors wonderful food and wines. There are tours to places like no other in the world. Just take you camera!
Interestingly Hobart was a convict settlement and is the second-oldest city in Australia and as such there are numerus historic buildings. Many that was erected by convicts in the 1800 hundreds. In a very short period Hobart had become a extensive trading port, and one of the whaling capitals of the world.