This place is beautiful June 3rd 2010 Geo: -16.7631, 145.672Today we did a lovely drive up into the Atherton Tablelands. It is a rich farming area which also has ancient volcanic lakes and tropical rainforests. We enjoyed the Barron Falls at Kuranda which is a beautiful rainforest area. From there we stopped at Mareeba for coffee. The coffee beans are locally grown. It was then off to do some nice hiking at Granite Gorge, where ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland 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
A Canadian couple living part time in Costa Rica and traveling the world. 70 countries and counting.
Former TravelPod Member: jimpat
Joined: March 3rd, 2010From: lives in Currently living in Costa Rica,CanadaHobbies: travel and photographyLanguages: english and spanishDescription: adventurous... full info