Coober Pedy is an Underground City in South Australia mainly inhabited by workers at the nearby opal fields, which are the largest in the world.  The residences are underground to escape the scorching heat.  A few years ago, a man fixing the stairway to his home found over 100,000 dollars worth of opal.

BUCKET LIST: Coober Pedy is an Underground City in South Australia mainly inhabited by workers at the nearby opal fields, which are the largest in the world. The residences are underground to escape the scorching heat.

Underground Home (dugout) in Coober Pedy, South Australia

Underground home. Because of the incredible heat, people live underground at Coober Pedy in outback Australia.

Coober Pedy Australia. An entire city built underground quite simply because it is too hot above ground!

Temperatures in this Australian mining town reach well into broiling, so the opal miners who live there have built most of their town underground. Attractions include subterranean chapels, a metal tree and a golf course open only at night

Coober Pedy Underground Hotel by James Caws, via Flickr.

Desert Cave Hotel – Coober Pedy, Australia this is also a good idea of local art i feel the texture on the walls brightens up the room gives a sense of warmth makes u fell relaxed

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Coober Pedy: check out more Earth homes here http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/lifestyle/article/4/5-amazing-earth-homes

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Coober Pedy from the air

Famous for being the home of Opal mining and underground homes, Coober Pedy also nearby some beautiful and relatively unknown, natural landscapes.


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