Christmas Sailing January 1st 2009 On Christmas Day, I was fortunate enough to go on this Christmas Cruise to the outer reef with a few of my friends, Shellie, and Nieve. We were on a massive yacht and we went to a pontoon on the Outer Reef that surrounds Knuckle Reef. We definitely had a blast on that excursion, but I will admit, my other two water adventures were way better when it came to what you were able to see while snorkeli ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Great Barrier Reef 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
Hey all, I'm Chandra. I'm 25 years old and I absolutely LOVE to travel. I've been fortunate enough to go on a couple cruises that took me all over the place, and I've been able to go to Hawaii several times. In 2007, I was fortunate enough to participate in a study abroad in Brisbane, QLD, Australia. I was living there from Feb 12-June 24th. It was honestly the best time I've had in my life. I loved being able to travel around the world and meet so many new friends. I also was able to fullfill a lifelong dream of seeing the Great Barrier Reef.
I went back to Oz from Dec 4th - Jan 2nd of 200... full info