This part of my East Coast Australian journey involved quite possibly one of the worst bus experiences of my life. 30 + degrees, broken air conditioning, a fully packed bus with the scent of collective sweat growing ever more potent. 390 more words
I was hoping that the final couple of long coach journeys in Australia would allow me to keep up to date with this blog.
So it was sods law that shortly after boarding the bus to Townsville I fell asleep, leaving myself around a week behind with the writing (again)! 816 more words
Magnetic island is a magical place with wildlife, natural beauty, incredible views and a hostel party scene.
Once I had disembarked the bus, I walked straight into the ferry port to collect my ticket. 876 more words
Magnetic Island, just off the coast of Townsville in Queensland, is simply Australia in a nutshell. The small picturesque island, relatively unknown to tourists before they visit Oz, is included in most East Coast tour packages, which is how we came across this little piece of heaven last month. 645 more words