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Adelaide is a gracious city and an easy place to live, and despite its population of around one million, it never feels crowded. It's a pretty place, laid out on either side of the Torrens River, ringed with a green belt of parks and set against the rolling hills of the Mount Lofty Ranges. During the hot, dry summer the parklands are kept green by irrigation from the waters of the Murray River, upon which the city depends, though there's always a sense that the rawness of the Outback is waiting to take over. The original occupants of the Adelaide plains were the Kaurna people, whose traditional way of life was …
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Mount Lofty Summit

At 727 meters above sea level, Mount Lofty is truly Adelaide's Mount Everest! And the magnificent panorama at the summit yields sweeping views over the city, the Gulf, Fleurieu Peninsula and ...

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Jasmin Indian Restaurant

This restaurant is famous for its North Indian cuisine, which the Singh Sandhu family introduced to Adelaide 22 years ago. Relax and enjoy the simple elegance of the "downstairs" restaurant, or pop next door to the ...