Travel Blogs from Cairns
... rounding us up to take step by step pictures of us leaping off together. And on the ride back she even put on floor filler hits to get us in the mood for the night ahead. With no tours booked for the Friday the three of us could let loose on Thursday night, and that's exactly what we did. After a few drinks at ours and a bus into town we went straight to Gilligans for the free wine - only for the ladies though, sorry Pete. The night was awesome. After a standard pole ...
It seems incredible that I've spent more time in Australia than any other country on my travels so far! The last few days have been a whirlwind of bus journeys, friends and sightseeing. It's certainly a lot more work when you have to plan your travel yourself rather than being on an organized tour and I'm not sure I'm very good at it either! I veer between needing to control and plan it all and trying to be more of a laid back traveller who figures things out as they go ...
... one after another.
After slurping down a few bowls of whatever edible food they could
get their hands on, they came back to life! The only other thing
they had to do while on board is chew in between meals. You know
Saint Veronica or Cher as most people call her is still around and
continues to shock people with her outrageous attire. My friend
swore, ``One day, I`m going to ask her where in the world she gets
her clothes and who ...
... to the harbor, the women had set up a long table full of all the fruits that can be found in Australia for us to sample. They were quite good.
Today it has rained almost all day. We sat out on a covered area of the pool deck. It was lovely and peaceful. We got a lot of reading done. I really love days like this. Tomorrow we sail for New Guinea.
... long neck, and pretty face wallabies. Back at the lodge we enjoyed a cup of tea before heading back to Cairns.
5th February 2014
Our Ocean adventure, all aboard the Ocean Freedom we headed to the Great Barrier Reef. A slightly rocky journey we were finally at our first stop. A briefing about diving including the 'one, two' manouvere incase our beathing thingy was knocked out we jumped in for a spot of snorkleing. Stinger suit on (however the risk of ...