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 on Apr 06, 2013

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 …


A travel blog entry by emilydavis92

... to be quite tight for us. Then nine of us ladies decided to go and watch The Fault in Our Stars. It was a good movie that had us crying almost the entire time. So naturally we were messes by the time it ended and had to make our way back to the hostel to meet the rest of the group with puffy red eyes full of tears. After we met up with everyone we headed off to our Great Barrier Reef seminar! There we learned about ...

Week 35-36 - Cairns 24th -31st May

A travel blog entry by eshaw15


... and have a cheeky night out, which I couldn't really refuse as I hadn't done as such in a very long time. This was proven how long it had been, by 1) how quickly it hit me 2) how badly it hit me 3) how long it took to get over = more than a whole day. But it was a really good funny night out...from what I remember. I stayed another night in Cairns at Stephs hostel to prepare myself for my solo adventure ahead. Next stop, somewhere south.


Ocean Side in Cairns

A travel blog entry by ostrowski


... is unusual for an in ground pool. After having our lunch and enjoying our surroundings we walked the Esplanade which runs probably a mile and a half or more.
This is not a large busy city like the other locations we have been. It is more of a resort town with many hotels, restaurants and shops lining the Esplanade and surrounding streets. It's a more relaxed atmosphere here than the big cities we have come from.
After a brief rest we ...

'Take only photos, leave only footprints'

A travel blog entry by srwinterburn


... brilliant crew, great food and some lovely people (thank you Clare for the recommendation!) We had 2 and a half hours on the journey out to relax and soak up some sun and then arrived at the first snorkelling spot. The Whitsundays snorkelling was good but this was amazing! Within a few minutes of being in the water I had seen a shark swim by only about 3 metres away. Through the rest of the day I saw some incredible fish as well as turtles (one of which was close enough ...

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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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