Darwin in the Wet is a travelogue and guide book featuring the wet season. The book captures the magic of the Wet with beautiful photographs to enhance journeys and experiences in and around Darwin as well as Litchfield, Kakadu and Katherine. It’s summer time in Darwin with hot, sunny weather, exciting electrical storms and torrential, cooling rain. The rain is spasmodic, days go by with no rain at all but suddenly down it comes. The landscape is transformed to a vibrant, lush green. Waterfalls overflow and gush through the gorges to explode in the waterholes, tens and sometimes hundreds of meters down the escarpment. Wetlands become seas of water. Darwin in the Wet shows you how to love the wet season with the best places for storm watching, dawn walks, where to swim and helpful tips on how to beat the heat. Plus the book includes my favourite places to shop and eat.
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