With character-laden streets awash with street art, cobbled laneways, heritage architecture and beautifully preserved 19th century warehouses, this up and coming historic port town has really come into its own. Steeped in rich maritime history, now you’ll find trendy restaurants and cool watering holes popping up all over Port Adelaide to soak in the atmospheric wharve vibes. Only 25 minutes from Adelaide, tuck into tacos at La Popular Taqueria or gourmet hotdogs from The Saucy Sailor
before washing it all down with a few brews from Pirate Life Brewing
. Home to the National Railway Museum
and the South Australian Maritime Museum
, Port Adelaide is a mecca for history buffs too. Looking for adventure? Glide along the glassy waters of the Port River
, exploring the famous ships graveyard before meeting the local dolphins.