Whitfield House

Address: 50 Collins Avenue, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Cairns


A travel blog entry by codie on Dec 18, 2014

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... was a tanker, think it had something toxic in it by the call sign on Ship Tracker. We watched that pass through the harbour and go off to dock. Walking from the harbour we then saw a bird filtering the water. It was a Royal Spoon bill. It's an odd looking thing, it's beak really does look like a spoon. Headed back to the hostel then.

Had a relax in the Air-con room for a bit. Went for tea as early as we could so that we'd be able to eat then head out to see ...

If I were a mermaid

A travel blog entry by jroe on Dec 09, 2014

31 photos

... rode 2hrs out to our first dive site. Some people just did snorkeling, some people did introduction to scuba diving, some people started their open water PADI scuba certification course and there were a few certified divers like me aboard. I had to pony up $15 to go with a guide for my first dive. I was miffed to find out that with this company, you have to pay an extra $15 for each dive if you want to dive with a ...

Cairns to Magnetic Island

A travel blog entry by bethany_ on Dec 08, 2014

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... alone even more. After dinner we showered in the decent communal washroom and met up with the girls from cairns and 2 other English girls we'd met around the pool earlier in the day and played bingo at our hostels bar. Were appreciating the chilled atmosphere at the moment as we try and settle into our 6th country. No one won anything but we had a really nice evening getting to know the girls more. We should be in Sydney at the same time s the newer ...

Mackay then Home!

A travel blog entry by corny15 on Nov 18, 2014

4 comments, 4 photos

... on, what's that smell? Oh, the circuit breaker has tripped and the fridge has been off for some time!! The fridge with all the cat meat, chicken livers dairy products etc. we'll spare you the gory details, but it looks like a trip to the fridge shop tomorrow.
Thanks for all your interest and comments, till the next trip, ...

Show Us Your Cairns

A travel blog entry by tholdsworth89 on Oct 11, 2014

... couldn't complain. With a nap out of the way, Junior and I had a quick stroll around the town centre (which was again designed in a grid system) and took the opportunity to get ahead with our planning. We arranged a trip out to the Great Barrier Reef for the Saturday and booked a Greyhound bus ticket that would take us all the way from Cairns to Sydney on a hop-on, hop-off basis. As if to reinforce our Australian stereotypes within a few hours of arriving in the country, ...