Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Magnetic Island
... for a swim. The resort was STUNNING! A beautiful pool that stretched round most of the apartments and down towards the marina, surrounded by grass areas with sun loungers and with beautiful views out to sea as well as up to the hills behind. We were in heaven!
We lounged around for a couple of hours, before heading off to get some lunch and then coming back to check in. We got the keys to our room and went off to find ...
... and targeting stations.
We had a rest once we'd climbed to the top and then climbed a very steep set of stairs to the watch dower. It was nice in there. Shady with a breeze. Had a walk over to the signal tower too. Views of the island and sea were amazing from there.
Started to walk back down a different way. Saw plenty of little lizards walking along.
Sat on a big rock part way down and had a look at how far we ...
... fed a cockatoo not too long ago prior to this, I assumed it would be a similar sort of scenario. This was not the case. My first hint should have been that the rangers assistant who was wearing a polo shirt all day had acquired a hoodie and placed the hood over her head. Yet, it was only until we stood there being physically assaulted by at least 5 birds at any given time that I realised this was ...
... As I had a little bit of time on my hands I decided to price my potential
new toy a Stihl MSA 160 c-bq cordless chainsaw. Tonight we caught up with our good friends Ron
& Sue Pulman. We had a wonderful dinner and great chat and catch up. Time
flies when you are having fun, before we knew it it was 10.30 pm. Sorry Ron I
know you have to get up at 4.00 am for work tomorrow.
... After a short introductory talk we set off into the water and walked out over the reef, although neither of us was equipped with appropriate footware. Everyone else seemed to be in trainers and our sandals looked a bit out of place but we just took it slow. Highlights included seeing some embedded clams, some sea cucumbers, sea urchins, a sea hare, a little crab, two hermit crabs and best of all, ...