Cairns looks beautiful as you drive into the city. Smaller than I had expected, it is nestled between some impressive jungle-covered mountains and a calm turquoise ocean. Anna had also been here many years ago and it became clear why she wanted us to spend our last week in and around this region. As with […]

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Airlie Beach to Cairns

Leaving Cape Hillsborough, our next stop up the coast was Airlie Beach, gateway to the Whitsunday Islands. It’s a lively little town and one of the more touristy places we have stopped off at, which surprisingly, I was glad of. Not usually my thing, I enjoyed walking around the main street and relaxing next to […]

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