Sarayi, Palm Cove
Travel Blogs from Palm Cove
We arrive in Cairns at 08:30 after our 3 and a half hour flight from Melbourne. As we leave the airport the heat hits us straight away and the humidity! It feels good to be somewhere hot! We're picked up by the hostel and its about 15 minutes to get to Nomads Serpent Hostel which is a few minutes drive away from Cairns city centre. We check-in and …
The sun has come out to play again!! Checked for campervan relocations to Sydney but none available. Booked into the High Chaparral Motel (yes really!!) in Cairns for a week from tomorrow. Watched the start of the F1 then walked to Palm Cove along the beach it was dark by the time we got there so walked back via the road - 3 hours in total, note to self - always take enough money for the bus!
... onto the other's finger, which being so hot and humid was something we'd both thought may catch us out, but thankfully all went well there! Zach was so cute bringing up the rings on the wee pillow, such a dear wee man.
When Jan declared us Husband and Wife, it was such an amazing feeling. I am now officially Kylie Smart! The name I've had for 35 years is now changed, I have given myself fully and freely and delightedly over to my new husband. It's just ...
It's the last weekend of the Cairns Festival so the next day we head to The Lagoon swimming pool, right in the heart of town on the waters edge. There's local markets, live music and some talented chalk artists set up along the esplanade. The girls spend the day swimming and by the afternoon we've all caught the sun. It's certainly not the kind of weather we're used to on the last day of winter....29 degrees, ...
... backwards into the water not long after we had started. We were all in hysterics but could see he was okay and I had to hoik him back into the raft. We continued on down the river through a series of rapids (13 in total). It was sooo much fun and we have never laughed so much. We were able to get out and float down the river a couple of times where it was calm. It was an AWESOME adventure and one of the highlights of our trip.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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