Cairns Waterfront Backpackers

83 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Cairns

Ich bin in Australien!

A travel blog entry by ikeaelch

Ich kann es noch gar nicht glauben. Nach knapp fünf Monaten reisen, bin ich jetzt also in Australien angekommen! Das eine große Land, in das ich mit 12 Jahren schon so unbedingt hin wollte! Natürlich war der Abschied von Neuseeland auch etwas traurig, hatte ich dort doch eine so unheimlich tolle Zeit! Aber nachdem ich im Flieger …

Cairns Part 1

A travel blog entry by cupcakevon

Hello from the sunniest place i have ever been to.

so we arrived late at night on sun10th , we had already arranged a cheap pick up from the air port to our hostel, cairns city was the choice place to rest our heads this time. we had already informed them of our late arrival and set up getting the keys. We were in room Kangaroo 2 this …

Australia Part Two

A travel blog entry by karensnare


... Dreamworld amusement park. It was an awesome day with scary rides and then ending up at the water park. Tony, Bill, and the boys did the "Green Room" I believe seven times in a row. I'm not sure who were the kids in that particular situation! We drove that evening to Byron Bay. This was another beautiful area! We decided to change it up and stay on a farm in the hinterland. It was so gorgeous with rolling hills in all directions with a small pond just below ...

12 Hour bus journey to Airlie Beach

A travel blog entry by lauren.tom.252

... but full on freak monsoons, there seemed only 1 reasonable solution.
The pub.
After walking around as much as physically possible under an umbrella, we decided to make camp in a beach bar.
Managed to pass the time with about 5 vodka and cokes and various games of ********.


Scuba scuba doo, Cairns and the zoo

A travel blog entry by elinor.hinton

... we regained a bit of energy, so Lucy and I decided to head out to Cairns Zoo. Kat and Pete didn't fancy doing much so they stayed at the campsite and we got the bus in. We got to cuddle a koala - very touristy, but the really are as cute as they look! And as fluffy! We also had our pics taken with a baby crocodile, although disappointingly his mouth was taped closed  - I'm sure he couldn't have bitten any worse than most of my patients! We also watched the free-flight bird show, ...

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This hostel, located on 83 The Esplanade, Cairns, is near Reef Encounter, Great Barrier Reef Dive & Snorkel Adventures, Cairns Dive Centre, and Great Adventures.
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