Sea Star Apartments
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A very slow and quiet day today.
We got up slowly and managed to catch up with some washing, relaxing and organisation.
We had missed the tours because of the cruisers yesterday and have managed to book onto a plane trip to Whitehaven tomorrow, so spent the day relaxing and taking the views from our balcony.
Another visit …
Another long drive today.
Rather than flying north, we had decided to drive as we felt we would miss a whole load of things along the way. Another day on the Bruce Highway was going to test our patience, but it was not as bad as yesterday.
On the way out of Rocky we went to the Capricorn Caves. Carved by water many millions of …
How do we, the sighted understand this unseen world defined by sound and touch alone,a face, the look of love, betrayal, anger or surprise?How might the sightless see the sea see colour, sea colourjust before dark?
AUGUST 4, 2014
SYMPHONY (for Dan)
whooooshsssshhhhhh palm fronds feather in the ...
... wonder in for a swim and as always the water is fresh to start with but you soon get use to it. A Swedish man at our apartment tells us the trick is to immediately submerge yourself to the neck for 19 seconds to acclimatise to cooler water! Why not 20 we wonder?
After a few hours we walk around the shops getting some groceries and checking out a restaurant we want to eat at called Mr Bones which is number 1 on Tripdvisor but oh no ...
... cruising alongside humpback whales and snorkelling with Maori wrasse and turtles to sailing a 60 tonne maxi home safely in pre-cyclone winds, it has been like ticking off a bucket list. I have had the pleasure of sailing boats that have taken part in the Sydney to Hobart and the Americas Cup yacht races. Boats that were at the top of their game when they were built and can still hold their own when racing today. Unfortunately I will miss race week here but still managed to race ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSea Star Apartments Airlie Beach
Awesome place to go- we got a sweet deal and the couple looking after the place were super nice! Gorgeous, awesome, will definately be coming back to Airlie- and Sea Star if we get the same deal :D
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