Located in the North East corner of Australia, Queensland is a tropical wonderland. Boasting long stretches of sandy beach, the world’s oldest rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef, Queensland offers outdoor lovers like us the perfect mix of beauty and adventure. Queensland Photos We couldn’t stop ourselves from getting up early every day to witness the remarkable sunrises from Port… Read More
Australia is an island nation in Oceana that is also a continent. These are a collection of articles compiled to help you plan your trip to Australia.
We have taken one other hot air balloon ride in our lives and that was a low altitude ride over the Masai Mara plains of Africa. It was incredible and I wasn’t nervous at all. But in Australia’s gold Coas we were hot air ballooning at another level. Flying High, A Hot Air Balloon Adventure on the Gold Coast We’re… Read More
When entering the Daintree Rainforest, of Queensland Australia, one instantly feels transported to another world of luxury. Especially when staying at Silky Oaks Lodge. One minute you are sipping an icy cold beer in the developed yet mellow beach town of Port Douglas, and the next you have entered the oldest surviving rainforest on earth. Daintree Rainforest The Daintree Rainforest… Read More
Located off Tasmania’s east coast, Australia’s Maria Island has something to offer everyone. With sweeping bays, isolated beaches, rugged cliffs and mountains, historic ruins and quiet lagoons, it is an unspoiled gem – a haven for nature lovers, bushwalkers, adventure seekers, wildlife enthusiasts and photographers alike. Maria Island was a penal colony and 14 convict buildings, and ruins unchanged since… Read More
Australia is known for its killer great white sharks. Even though more people die each year in California from shark attacks than off the coast of Australia, there is something about being Down Under that makes you think twice when you go in the water. That didn’t stop us though. Before our cage diving experience, we hopped in the water… Read More
Wildlife in Australia is unique and fascinating. Nowhere else on earth can you find kangaroos and wallabies or koalas and dingoes. While there is a bounty on many an animal’s heads in Australia, there are some wildlife sanctuaries on Kangaroo Island who give comfort and homes to animals in need. It’s difficult to wrap your head around all the culling… Read More