Getaway On Grafton

157 - 159 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $148.00

Travel Blogs from Cairns

Cairns. The good, the bad and the ugly!

A travel blog entry by straycats


Nothing had more of a magnetic force of "must see" than the Great Barrier Reef.
Sandee of course might says Koala's, fuzzy critters and sea creatures are first, followed by our need to see the Sydney Opera House. But the route to Cairns was different than the Australian tourist bureau had presented.

As I'm writing this part of the …

The Great Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by cmnegus


We arrived in Cairns, Australia on Friday July 13th to very hot and humid weather (just like Ottawa we hear). After getting settled we went for a walk around this small northern city - which is pronounced cans (just like cans of soup or beans we are told).

On Saturday, we went for a day tour to the Great Barrier Reef on board a …

Leap of Faith

A travel blog entry by elise.travelmem


When I was first learning how to scuba dive, I learned the entry that my instructor at the time called the "leap of faith" because you put one foot into the like Indiana Jones does in "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" to get to the Grail. After Cairns, I have 7 dives under my belt, and have to say that my confidence level has increased …

Last day of the dirt

A travel blog entry by 5foxesontour


... towards Mossman was also spectacular with the views out into the Daintree
National Park, this road was extremely windy and tight with signs to look out
for Cassowary, and there were recent sighting signs out too! Once out the other
side it was sugar cane as far as the eye could see. Into Port Douglas for a
quick look and drive around, it appears to be a very resorty area, but we did
find a car wash and gave the van a quick once over ...

Hit the Road Jack...and don't ya come back...

A travel blog entry by minionmayhem


... hattricks. Joe even made it into the Cairns Post!!! We were chuffed! More so me than Joe (think he was playing it cool because I wanted to buy a copy to put on the blog but he wouldn't let me) - Joe has also had us up at all hours in the morning to watch the World Cup! Niel - we haven't spotted you yet but we have been looking hehe. - CREATURES - We have had an ant infestation in the house but I can't get the picture up :( we have also had ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 157 - 159 Grafton Street, Cairns, is near Reef Encounter, Great Barrier Reef Dive & Snorkel Adventures, Deep Sea Divers Den, and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens.
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