Even today, entering the ruined cells of those long-dead convicts - some of whome were deported to Van Diemen's Land for offences as small as stealing bread, leaves one with a feeling of discomfort and claustrophobia. For those of stout heart, there is a ghost tour that is run at night in Port Arthur. We weren't brave enough to go on it. Are you?
Tasmania - A Hidden Jewel Down Under
18 June 2012
Tasmania may be off the beaten path, but it's got some awesome features that reward the intrepid traveler.