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Flying the Nest

Arriving at Hawks Nest early enough to spend the afternoon on the beach was the best way to do it – after picking our tent pitch at… 416 more words


Airlie Beach: gateway to the Whitsunday Islands

Waiting for my 1am bus was a bit of an experience. I arrived at the bus stop shortly after midnight, in the dark, only to hear a violent argument between some Aborigines in the park. 1,248 more words

Snorkelling with turtles at Akumal | Mexico

Our Airbnb host kindly offered to take us on a day trip for cheaper than the bus so we were happy to be chauffeured around. I think she enjoyed the company and it worked out well for us too. 922 more words


Malaysia 2: Perhentian Islands

Our night bus to Perhentian from Penang (170 RM – £34, so pretty pricey at my daily budget!) was only half full so there was plenty of room but it was also absolutely freezing, and we made that classic stop after midnight so it was really difficult to get any proper rest, especially as we arrived in Perhentian at 4:30am and had to wait around until our boat left the jetty at 7am. 1,061 more words


October & November. Canyons, Climbing, Snorkelling, Quidditch, Working Away, 4wd'in

Sorry  about the late post. I have been away from the computer and internet for awhile now. I wish i could say it was because i was outdoors all the time. 1,213 more words

2016 Fun

G'day, mate: welcome to Cairns! 

It is rather sleep-deprived that I arrived at Cairns international airport and queued at customs to declare my muddy shoes (which turned out not to be a problem at all). 929 more words


I didn’t think possible but it’s longer than the last post!

We flew from Sydney to Cairns, which is at the top right hand corner of Australia. 1,576 more words