Road Trip: Cairns and The Great Barrier Reef

The final leg of our road trip ended in the city of Cairns. As we drove from the Daintree and entered the winding coastal roads, we got quite emotional realising that this was our last drive with our beloved campervan! We had an exciting adventure waiting for us in Cairns though so it was hard to stay sad for long: The Great Barrier Reef beckoned. Nemo!

It felt strange being in the city after the quiet, solitary feel of the forest, but we soon began to enjoy the hip and bustling atmosphere. Our first two nights were spent camped up at Njoy hostel, one of the only hostels in the Continue reading

Road Trip: The Daintree Rainforest

Hello all!

So time seems to be going at superhuman speed at the minute and I still need to tell you all about our experience in the Daintree Rainforest and diving the Great Barrier in Cairns! So before I let anymore time escape us, let me begin….

To the Daintree!

Now this was a trip I had been dreaming about ever since thinking of coming to Australia. Everytime we studied our Lonely Planet guide back in England, I would point at the photos of the Daintree excitedly, squeeling ‘we have to go here!!’ Continue reading