Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning
unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world
revealed in High Definition.
Coober Pedy, Australia, Oceania
Coober Pedy is a small mining town in the Australian Outback. Because of the extreme temperatures (40ºC in summer) many inhabitants live in underground houses called ‘dugouts’. In fact, the name, ‘Coober Pedy’ comes from the Aboriginal name for the town, ‘kupa-piti’ which means 'white man's hole'. The area has ...