Destination: Australia

Fish sculptures at the Cairns Esplanade Lagoon

See the Best of Cairns Australia

Best of Cairns 'Best of Cairns' includes the Great Barrier Reef (GBR), and experiencing the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Cairns is ...
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Hawksbill turtle image credit Sola Hayakawa

Great Barrier Reef – To Visit or Not?

Great Barrier Reef Great Barrier Reef (GBR) is touted as a special place, and has been on my bucket list for a long time. The question remains – ‘Is it ...
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Walu Wugirriga view from Mount Alexandra lookout

Daintree National Park and Cape Tribulation – Why visit?

Daintree In Queensland Australia Daintree National Park - a visit promises a variety of unique opportunities to see rare flora, fauna, and coastal vistas. It boasts exquisite scenery of waterfalls, ...
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Darwin Waterfront Precinct, with Wave Lagoon and saltwater Recreation Lagoon

Darwin & Litchfield National Park – See the Best of them in Australia’s Northern Territory!

Darwin & Litchfield in Australia's Northern Territory (NT) is worth the visit.  We included it in our 2 month trip to Australia. In April (Australia's Autumn), we flew from Western ...
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Wendy in the fishes

Ningaloo Reef & Muiron Islands, Exmouth Underwater World

Ningaloo Reef & Muiron Islands in Western Australia is one of our favorite parts of Australia trip.  In my last post about this Coastal World Heritage Area, I told you about ...
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Vlaming Head Lighthouse Ningaloo Coast 360

Exmouth Australia – Why is it our favorite Australia destination?

Exmouth Australia is the place to go if you love warm temperatures, the azure oceans, and expansive white beaches; it doesn’t get much better than the North West Cape of ...
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Tasman Island's towering rock cliffs as seen while on Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Tasmanian Gems – Tasman Island and The MONA

Coastal Gem, Tasman Island, and a City Gem, MONA After leaving Freycinet, we headed to Hobart with 2 goals in mind: 1) See the famous MONA (Museum of Old and ...
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Freycinet Tasmania coastal view

Want to See Tasmania’s Coastal Gems, like Freycinet?

Tasmania We spent one week in Tasmania where we explored Cradle Mountain, Devonport, Launceston, Freycinet on the east coast, and ended in Hobart. Do you like nature, the ocean, and ...
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