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East Coast Australia: Airlie Beach - Fraser Island

On December 7th we arrived into Airlie Beach to camp at the Nomads Hostel. Nomads and Base share a property with camping grounds and dorm rooms on a huge lot at one end of Main Street. 478 more words


East Coast Australia: Cairns - Magnetic Island

We arrived in Cairns to be greeted by 30 degrees and 80% humidity. I was wearing leggings and was sweltering. Sam and I checked into Nomads Hostel and relaxed by the pool for a few hours before Sam’s sister Cassie arrived from Vancouver. 407 more words


Seeing Turtles

Akumal Beach “Place of the Turtles”

Akumal, Mexico ‘11

Swam past so many amazing sea creatures, including stingrays, reef fish of all different colours and a few of these beautiful Sea Turtles.  12 more words


Magical Zanzibar.. a real paradise island

Zanzibar is an eclectic mix of arabic and colonial european influences. Having started out as a centre for the slave and spice trade and being ruled by both the omani arabs and the Portuguese. 689 more words

Swimming with wild dolphins & fish - Oahu, Hawaii USA

I’m not the biggest fan of the ocean. Well, not the ocean itself, but the creatures who live in it… I’m pretty sure most of them can, and will, eat me if they get the chance, so I tend not to venture into it that often. 373 more words


Reminiscing Puerto Galera

Puerto Galera — First white beach I’ve been to among the list that can be found in the Philippines. Recently declared as a tourist attraction, famous due to it’s white sand, nature wonders, very accessible, night life and most importantly, affordable. 291 more words


A day on Con Dao’s azure ocean

We were headed to a sheltered bay for snorkelling on one of Con Dao’s many reefs. I had a perfect view of the lush covered hills as we left Con Son. 169 more words