Queensland August 19th 2010 Hiya, how ya goin!
Then I flew to Cairns. The weather was perfect, not too warm but really warm! Sandflies kinda suck but otherwise very nice. The town is very touristy but laid back and it has the most gorgeous setting. I clearly haven't done my research..had no idea Cairns was surrounded by rainforest and hills! Beautiful!
That you cant swim in the sea due to all the crocs really does suck, i ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Cairns Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
I am taking a year out to dive my way around the world!
South Africa, Mozambique, Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Micronesia and so on all the way to India for my last stop!
Anyone fancy joining? Let me know!
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