Global Backpackers Waterfront

67 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 67 The Esplanade, Cairns, is near Reef Encounter, Great Barrier Reef Dive & Snorkel Adventures, Paronella Park, and Cairns Dive Centre.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGlobal Backpackers Waterfront Cairns

    Reviewed by tanitas-travels

    Good hostel

    Reviewed Sep 17, 2012
    by (5 reviews) South Africa , South Africa Flag of South Africa

    Good deals, spacious rooms, not as modern as the other global backpacker but closer to the waterfront and quiter.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Global Backpackers Waterfront Cairns

    3.00 of 5 stars Good

    Travel Blogs from Cairns

    Australia - Crazy Cairns

    A travel blog entry by gemchild on Dec 02, 2013

    46 photos

    So Monday came where I was to now head off on my own and see a bit of Australia! Jonathan took me to the airport that morning on his way to work which meant a little bit of waiting around as I wasn't to depart till 11am and it was 6am, but to my luck they put me on an earlier flight at 9am - bonus! I arrived in Cairns and I just couldn't …

    The Great Barrier Reef

    A travel blog entry by eden_tild on Nov 15, 2013

    1 comment

    We arrived in cairns the evening of the 13th and pretty much checked in and got our dinner from PJ O'Briens using our $6.50 meal vouchers from the hostel. The 14th we spent strolling around the main streets and having a browse in the shopping mall as the weather wasn't so good! Still very warm but overcast. In the afternoon we met up with a friend …

    Tropical North Queensland

    A travel blog entry by jeffandkaren on Sep 21, 2014

    4 comments, 9 photos

    Although we have just arrived at the Atherton Tableland, we have decided not to stay in this beautiful area, but head to Cairns and Cooktown before the school holidays start, then return later.

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    Road trip !!!

    A travel blog entry by minionmayhem on Aug 28, 2014

    3 comments, 45 photos

    ... weeks on and Joe and I have been handed the reigns to take care of the cattle, chickens, cat and dog for a few days so we were really excited as we have loved the animals so far! The daily things were just to feed the cat, dog and chickens, let them all out, collect any eggs and then get them all back in by night time! Easy enough, the chickens would already be sat back in their hutch waiting for us to close the door so it was all very easy. In terms of the cattle, we were to roll ...

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    A travel blog entry by footloose-too on Jul 14, 2014

    3 photos

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