Travel Blogs from Cairns
1.Cairns, Passeggiata a bordo laguna
Immersi nell’atmosfera tropicale e rilassata della Cairns Foreshore Promenade. Nella parte centrale si stende una laguna di acqua salata di 4.800 metri quadrati. Potremmo percorrere in bicicletta, a piedi o in rollerblade i tre chilometri dell’Esplanade Walking Trail. Oppure …
... with this creature, let me paint the picture for you. It is basically a giant bird, a bit like an ostrich, with giant claws and a very angry streak: if you get on the wrong side of it, it will kill you. We were all given warnings of what to do if we come across one, which made me on my guard the whole time. I asked Lisa if she'd seen any and she had. In fact one had once approached a member of her tour group. Luckily he backed away slowly but for a moment she had ...
... br> passenger how the meat tasted, but she just stared at her plate.
Others said nothing, and they didn`t want to speak with me about
killing of animals?? I didn`t press them, but intstead just took
After lunch, I saw a few of our cruisemates ``hopping`` back to
the Lido restaurant while others came back outside for more Croc
Changing the subject, at 1:00 p.m we also had the regular speed
... man once lived in the tree before being asked to move on. We headed up to the bald mountain where we jumped on our bikes (a dodgy one for Liz) and hit the hard pebbled, rock, tracks of the forest. We came upon a river of water about a metre deep, and we hit it hard and fast, both of us making it through successfully, however, very wet. Decisions had to be made take the easy track or face the *********e.......competitive as we are we took on the harder track ...
... rather see them in their natural habitats.
Two hour journey back down and starving, we headed to our local watering hole (I'm a native) - the Cock & Bull - for a sort of BBQ in a pub - ribs, steaks, pork chops or croc on the menu, served on big oval plates with massive portions! (Needed a lie down after that)
Off to the Great Barrier Reef tomorrow!