The Beachfront Hideaway
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Up at 5:30 didn't sleep much through the night worrying if the alarm would go off or not hadn't tried the alarm on my I Pad before and wasn't completely confident that I had set it right. When I was setting it up you are able to select an alarm or your choice of music I went for the later thinking that would be more pleasant to wake to, Fran said you should turn the volume right up as it isn't very loud on the I Pad, well the ...
... corals and the white sands. There were plenty of fish and coral to feast your eyes on in this section but occasional expanses of open water also. With a few divers undergoing refresher dives we think this was to get everyone feeling comfortable again. Speaking to Hollie & Dec after their dive they loved it and were even allowed to swim on their own for a bit. It turned out they were the only couple on their dive so the instructor allowed them to do their own thing whilst ...
... coral when it is young. It becomes yellow as it gets older and then goes darker. Our last activity was the helicopter ride. Fortunately we had pre-booked because otherwise I may have chickened out. Well, I am so glad we went! I cannot describe it adequately. The rest of the day was fun but the flight was unbelievable. We took off from a small platform just away from the main one. The takeoff was smooth as silk. The views from the chopper were magnificent. The reef looked like it ...
... the ocean apparently. So many young people laying around, it looked like a young Cocoon (movie), how can they all be on holidays! Anyway, the pool is huge and looks lovely. After walking around the pool and around the marina, a couple of large cruisers from Georgetown, Cayman Islands, came back to the car and had a parking ticket, in our rush didn't notice the parking metres.
A lot of pictures this ...
... covered 3126 kms from Sydney to Cairns, the equivalent of driving around the one-way system in Worcester a few times and then all the way to Moscow. All at an average of 40 mpg, not too bad for a petrol rental.
Back in Cairns we then got some travel sickness tablets for tomorrow before getting some food from the supermarket for tea complete with birthday (Halloween) cake bars!
J (Birthday Boy!)
Sunny, cloudy with some showers in ...