Part 9: Billabong Sanctuary and Cairns

Date: 05.01.16. (Day 17) Destination: Billabong Sanctuary - Cairns Accommodation: Hotel "Holiday Inn" Today we're leaving Arlie Beach to travel to Cairns, another city next to the Great Barrier Reef. We checked out of our campsite at about 6 a.m. and hit the road as there were 624 km to Cairns. We made an improvised … Continue reading Part 9: Billabong Sanctuary and Cairns

Part 8: Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef

Date: 04.01.16. (Day 16) Destination: The Great Barrier Reef - Arlie Beach Accommodation: Campsite "Flametree" Today we are going to live one of the highlights of the trip - The Great Barrier Reef. I was really looking forward to visiting this amazing place, an Australian icon. I'd never been snorkelling before and I couldn't have … Continue reading Part 8: Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef

Part 7: Arlie Beach and Whitsunday Island

Date: 31.12.15. (Day 12) Destination: Arlie Beach Accommodation: Campsite "Flametree" We left our campsite in Pomona at 6.30 am and hit the road as there were 985 km ahead to our next destination - Arlie Beach. We were really  looking forward to getting there because of its closeness to the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday … Continue reading Part 7: Arlie Beach and Whitsunday Island