Adelaide is the capital of South Australia and as such is a large cosmopolitan city famous for its sport, government buildings and financial institutions and beautiful beaches. Adelaide is also famous for its cultural resources festivals and beautiful buildings including colonial architecture that serves as a counterpoint to the modern exciting city centre. The city's art establishment flourished in the '60s and '70s with the support of government. The Festival of Arts and Fringe Festival was established in the '60's by Thomas Playford and as such is jewel in the artististic crown of the city. The building of the Adelaide Festival Centre was begun in 1970 and remains the hub of Adelaide cultural life. As far as sport is concerned The Adelaide Oval is the venue for at least one test match a year and many of the great clashes in cricketing history have taken place there. Use our online flight comparison tool to make your flight search easier, compare hundreds of airlines departing from all UK airports. Whether you are looking to fly from Glasgow, Birmingham or any other UK city, why wait to search for cheap deals? A flight here will be the beginning of a fantastic adventure in the the discovery of this beautiful country and the trip of a lifetime.