BEST WESTERN Elkira Resort Motel
Travel Blogs from Alice Springs
We're up early for our flight down to Uluru (Ayer's Rock) where we'll be swapping the warm humid tropical climate of Cairns for the hot and dry desert climate of the red centre (the latter is much more preferable!) Linda managed to blag a couple of seats on the left of the plane so we get decent views over Uluru as we coming in for landing. We …
Week 2! Caught up with the blog and looked round the town. It doesn't matter which way round you hold the aboriginal art, I'm not sure about it.
Got stung by a wasp in the pool.
... last 2 weeks. So that s it - off to Sydney tomorrow. Had most amazing time yet again. Highlight, for me, was camping out in swag bags under the millions of stars. Felt so "Aussie " !!!!! Plus seeing sun rise over Uluru ( Ayers Rock) . Listening to the stories about the aborigines and being in amongst their "Australia"- if that makes sense. Goodness-So many highlights. Night night ...
Pancakes again for breakfast then I pack and check out and take the shuttle bus to the airport. When I check in I'm offered different flights via Ayres Rock which will get me into Cairns 4 hours earlier...do I take them. The airport is small but I get a sandwich and some new sunglasses to replace the ones I broke at full moon. The flight to Ularu was very quick and some great scenery of the rocks....which was a great added bonus! They just ...
... of people are catching up on sleep. Bernat, our self- proclaimed official photographer of the sleeping is having a field day! Today is a reasonably big travel day, the first of quite a few. After hitting Alice today, we will be heading on-wards to Tenants Creek (a further 500kms north) then Katherine the day after (another 700kms).
This group size on this tour is relatively small with a total of 19 ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
Excellent Staff - very friendly and sorted me out with free internet in the lobby when wifi was down. Good Value
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