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Don't walk the walk

The local aborigines ask visitors to not climb on their "site of spiritual significance". We found it disappointing that visitors are given the option to climb.
Uluru - Much More than a Big Red Rock

September 26th 2006
After visiting Kata Tjuta, we were taken to view Uluru at sunset. The sight to see really was the number of tourists sitting and watching this big rock in the middle of the desert! The sunset wasn’t all that great due to some low clouds on the horizon (and lack of dust in the air), so we didn’t get the colour changes that are supposedly so beautiful. The sunset itself was quite nice - but it w ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Northern Territory » Uluru

Australian Flag Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
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