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Perth's port town, Fremantle – or Freo, as the locals call it – has charm in spades. In its curving, colonial-era streets you'll find artsy, quirky locals who love busking, street art and alfresco dining.
The Margaret River region, 2 1/2 hours drive south of Perth, may be best known for its wine, but its flourishing food scene is equally impressive. Hire a car and visit the area's forest-lined back roads to discover some foodie secrets.