Hill Inlet, Whitehaven Beach, Queensland

Whitehaven Beach

Question: What would be better than spending your holidays in Hamilton Island? Answer: Go for a day trip to a ‘must-see’ Whitehaven Beach in Whitsundays. The choppy boat ride took about an hour to get to Whitehaven Beach. The weather is not always that unpleasant but we unfortunately picked a windy day. The day trip…

Hamilton Island Beach Club

Hamilton Island

“Australia’s answer to the Caribbean” says Bob Oatley. Bob Oatley owns Hamilton Island…so how’s that for a sales pitch? Their ad says “Where in the world would yo rather be?” My answer? Somewhere spectacular and reasonably affordable.┬áLet me start by saying Hamilton Island I think is over rated and is expensive. Not to say it’s…

Marine Life

The Great Barrier Reef

Here’s a a travel trivia from the Lonely Planet. “The Great Barrier is larger than the Great Wall of China and the only living thing visible from space. The Great Barrier Reef is one of the seven wonders of the natural world. The 2000km (1240mi) conglomeration of colourful coral stretches along the Queensland seaboard and…

Mossman Gorge

Mossman Gorge is an 80 kilometres drive from Cairns. It is nestled in the Daintree Forest and contains the oldest, continuously surviving rainforest on earth. A short relaxing stroll through the lush rainforest whilst observing the local wildlife and fauna will take you to the crystal-clear water cascades over large granite boulders in the Mossman…

Cairns

Cairns is unashamedly a tourist town and it’s popularity is global. Contrary to popular belief and for the record, it is far from a shit hole. In fact, it is holiday maker’s paradise, bursting at the seams with attractions and tours and things to do that showcase this remarkable pristine World Heritage preserved part of…

Port Douglas

Port Douglas is a small coastal town in Queensland where the people from anywhere south of the Queensland border thinks it is a sun-drenched paradise to relax and feel the warmth of sun to get away from the coldness of winter. It is half an hour coastal drive from Cairns. The spectacular drive alone is…